Sutton Elementary School

  • Sutton Elementary School serves 1,127 students in grades PK-5.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the TX average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 95% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 71%.
  • Sutton Elementary School operates within the Houston Independent School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 1127 students has grown by 6% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 57 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 1,127 students
Sutton Elementary School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Sutton Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 57 teachers
Sutton Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2015)
Students by Grade Sutton Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 has increased from 18:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.40 is less than the state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (TX) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 20:1 16:1
Sutton Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2015)
Asian
12%
4%
Sutton Elementary School Asian Students (1988-2015)
Hispanic
76%
52%
Sutton Elementary School Black Students (1988-2015)
Black
7%
13%
Sutton Elementary School Black Students (1988-2015)
White
5%
29%
Sutton Elementary School White Students (1988-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Sutton Elementary School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
All Ethnic Groups Sutton Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown TX All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.40 0.41
Sutton Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
77%
52%
Sutton Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1994-2015)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
5%
6%
Sutton Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2015)

District Comparison

  • Houston Independent School District's student population of 212,965 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $10,690 in this district is less than the state average of $12,126. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $10,414 is less than the state average of $11,704. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Houston Independent School District
Number of Schools
Managed
280
3
Number of Students Managed 212,965 825
Houston Independent School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $2,262 MM $10 MM
Houston Independent School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $2,203 MM $10 MM
Houston Independent School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $10,690 $12,126
Houston Independent School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $10,414 $11,704
Houston Independent School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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School Reviews

5  6/4/2008
This school is great i graduated from this school if you want ur child to grow up smart take him or her to this school.
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