The Varnett School - Northeast

8305 Mesa Dr
Houston, TX 77035
Rating
1/
10
Bottom 50%
The Varnett School - Northeast serves 377 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
The Varnett School - Northeast placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Texas for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 9% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 37%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 20% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 42%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Texas state level of 14:1.

Quick Stats (2024)

  • School Type: Charter School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Enrollment: 377 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 18:1
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in TX
  • Math Proficiency
    : 9% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 20% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), TX Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

The Varnett School - Northeast ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Texas for:

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School Overview

The Varnett School - Northeast's student population of 377 students has declined by 35% over five school years.
The teacher population of 21 teachers has declined by 22% over five school years.
School Type
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students
377 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
21 teachers
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School Rankings

The Varnett School - Northeast is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 8,079 schools in Texas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.
The diversity score of The Varnett School - Northeast is 0.43, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.64. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School
State Level (TX)
Overall Testing Rank
#7724 out of 8079 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
9%
37%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
20%
42%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
18:1
14:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
n/a
5%
Hispanic
70%
53%
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Black
29%
13%
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White
n/a
26%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
3%
All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.43
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
98%
57%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
4%
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Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), TX Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is The Varnett School - Northeast's ranking?
The Varnett School - Northeast is ranked #7724 out of 8,079 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in Texas.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
9% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 37% TX state average), while 20% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 42% TX state average).
How many students attend The Varnett School - Northeast?
377 students attend The Varnett School - Northeast.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
70% of The Varnett School - Northeast students are Hispanic, 29% of students are Black, and 1% of students are Two or more races.
What is the student:teacher ratio of The Varnett School - Northeast?
The Varnett School - Northeast has a student ration of 18:1, which is higher than the Texas state average of 14:1.
What grades does The Varnett School - Northeast offer ?
The Varnett School - Northeast offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-8
What school district is The Varnett School - Northeast part of?
The Varnett School - Northeast is part of The Varnett Public School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • School Type: Charter School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Enrollment: 377 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 18:1
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 9% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 20% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), TX Dept. of Education

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