Southwest School District

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  • For the 2019-20 school year, there are 4 public schools managed by Southwest School District serving 1,226 students in Houston, Texas.
  • Minority enrollment is 92% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the Texas state average of 72%.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is more than the state average of 15:1.

Southwest School District (2019-20)

  • School Location Grades Students
  • Houston Phoenix School At Southwest Schools Alternative School
    Charter School
    9920 W Sam Houston Pkwy S
    Houston, TX 77057
    (713)784-6345

    Grades: K-12 | 175 students
  • Houston Southwest High School Alternative School
    Charter School
    6400 Westpark Dr Ste 200
    Houston, TX 77057
    (713)954-9528

    Grades: 9-12 | 299 students
  • Houston Southwest Schools Bissonnet El Campus Alternative School
    Charter School
    8440 Bissonnet St
    Houston, TX 77074
    (713)988-5839

    Grades: PK-5 | 442 students
  • Houston Southwest Schools Mangum El Campus Charter School
    4515 Mangum Rd
    Houston, TX 77092
    (713)688-0505

    Grades: K-5 | 310 students

Overview

School District NameSouthwest School District
# of Schoolsn/a
# of Students1,226 students
# of Teachers78 Teacher(s)
Student : Teacher Ratio16:1
# of Male Students614 students
% Male Students
50%
# of Female Students612 students
% Female Students
50%

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.24
# of American Indian Students3 students
% American Indian Students
n/a
# of Asian Students7 students
% Asian Students
1%
# of Hispanic Students1,029 students
% Hispanic Students
84%
# of Black Students82 students
% Black Students
7%
# of White Students102 students
% White Students
8%
# of Hawaiian Studentsn/a
% of Hawaiian Students
n/a
# of Two or more races Students3 students
% of Two or more races Students
n/a

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:36
# of Students in Kindergarten:128
# of Students in 1st Grade:131
# of Students in 2nd Grade:137
# of Students in 3rd Grade:121
# of Students in 4th Grade:121
# of Students in 5th Grade:102
# of Students in 6th Grade:6
# of Students in 7th Grade:8
# of Students in 8th Grade:12
# of Students in 9th Grade:134
# of Students in 10th Grade:109
# of Students in 11th Grade:72
# of Students in 12th Grade:109
# of Ungraded Students: -

District Comparison

  • Southwest School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1203 school districts in Texas (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The school district's graduation rate of 80-84% has increased from 70-74% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (TX)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
67%
78%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Southwest School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of TX by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
57%
72%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Southwest School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of TX by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Graduation Rate80-84%
89%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Southwest School District and public school graduation rate of TX by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $14,425 is higher than the state average of $10,807. The school district revenue/student has grown by 12% over four school years.
  • The school district's spending/student of $13,067 is higher than the state average of $11,097. The school district spending/student has grown by 12% over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (TX)
Total Revenue$25 MM$9 MM
This chart display total revenue of Southwest School District and average revenue for each school distric in TX by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending$23 MM$9 MM
This chart display total spending of Southwest School District and average spending for each school distric in TX by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$14,425$10,807
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Southwest School District and average revenue per public school student in TX by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending / Student$13,067$11,097
This chart display average spending per public school student in Southwest School District and average spending per public school student in TX by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
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Southwest School District public schools have a diversity score of 0.24, which is lower than the Texas average of 0.41. The most diverse school in the district is Phoenix School At Southwest Schools. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Texas or national school diversity statistics.