The Varnett Public School District

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  • For the 2019-20 school year, there are 3 public schools managed by The Varnett Public School District serving 1,607 students in Houston, Texas.
  • Minority enrollment is 96% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the Texas state average of 72%.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is more than the state average of 15:1.

The Varnett Public School District (2019-20)

  • School Location Grades Students
  • Houston Varnett Charter School Charter School
    5025 S Willow Dr
    Houston, TX 77251
    (713)723-4699

    Grades: PK-5 | 692 students
  • Houston The Varnett School - East Charter School
    804a Maxey Rd
    Houston, TX 77251
    (713)637-6574

    Grades: PK-5 | 377 students
  • Houston The Varnett School - Northeast Charter School
    8305 Mesa Dr
    Houston, TX 77251
    (713)631-4396

    Grades: PK-5 | 538 students

Overview

School District NameThe Varnett Public School District
# of Schoolsn/a
# of Students1,607 students
# of Teachers78 Teacher(s)
Student : Teacher Ratio21:1
# of Male Students814 students
% Male Students
51%
# of Female Students793 students
% Female Students
49%

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.54
# of American Indian Students4 students
% American Indian Students
n/a
# of Asian Students3 students
% Asian Students
n/a
# of Hispanic Students823 students
% Hispanic Students
51%
# of Black Students717 students
% Black Students
45%
# of White Students58 students
% White Students
4%
# of Hawaiian Studentsn/a
% of Hawaiian Students
n/a
# of Two or more races Students2 students
% of Two or more races Students
n/a

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:224
# of Students in Kindergarten:253
# of Students in 1st Grade:265
# of Students in 2nd Grade:279
# of Students in 3rd Grade:230
# of Students in 4th Grade:188
# of Students in 5th Grade:168
# of Students in 6th Grade: -
# of Students in 7th Grade: -
# of Students in 8th Grade: -
# of Students in 9th Grade: -
# of Students in 10th Grade: -
# of Students in 11th Grade: -
# of Students in 12th Grade: -
# of Ungraded Students: -

District Comparison

  • The Varnett Public 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 % has stayed relatively flat 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 The Varnett Public 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)
63%
72%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of The Varnett Public 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.

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $9,624 in this school district is less 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 $7,450 is less 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$15 MM$9 MM
This chart display total revenue of The Varnett Public School District and average revenue for each school distric in TX by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending$12 MM$9 MM
This chart display total spending of The Varnett Public School District and average spending for each school distric in TX by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$9,624$10,807
This chart display average revenue per public school student in The Varnett Public School District and average revenue per public school student in TX by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending / Student$7,450$11,097
This chart display average spending per public school student in The Varnett Public 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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Did You Know?
The Varnett Public School District public schools have a diversity score of 0.54, which is higher than the Texas average of 0.41. The most diverse school in the district is The Varnett School - Northeast. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Texas or national school diversity statistics.