Young Elementary School

  • Young Elementary School serves 299 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 65-69% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 78%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 45-49% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 72%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Texas state level of 15:1.

Top Placements

Young Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Texas for:

School Overview

  • Young Elementary School's student population of 299 students has declined by 23% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 21 teachers has declined by 12% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students299 students
This chart display total students of Young Elementary School by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Gender %This chart display gender of Young Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers21 teachers
This chart display the total teachers of Young Elementary School by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Young Elementary School by grade.

School Comparison

  • Young Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has decreased from 16:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Young Elementary School is 0.31, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (TX)
Overall School Rank#7258 out of 7,879 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)65-69%
78%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Young Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Texas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)45-49%
72%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Young Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Texas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio14:115:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Young Elementary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Texas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Asian
n/a
4%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Young Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Texas by year, with the latest 1998-99 school year data.
Hispanic
18%
52%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Young Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Texas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
81%
13%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Young Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Texas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
n/a
28%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Young Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Texas by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
Two or more races
1%
2%
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Young Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in TX.
Diversity Score0.310.41
This chart display the diversity score of Young Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Texas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
97%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Young Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Texas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Young Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Texas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameHouston Isd School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

Show me:
  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Houston Attucks Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 488 students
    0.4 miles
    4330 Bellfort Blvd
    Houston, TX 77051
    (713)732-3670
    0.4 6-8 488
  • Houston Whidby Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 619 students
    0.9 miles
    7625 Springhill St
    Houston, TX 77021
    (713)746-8170
    0.9 PK-5 619
  • Houston Worthing High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 816 students
    0.9 miles
    9215 Scott St
    Houston, TX 77051
    (713)733-3433
    0.9 9-12 816
  • Houston Pro-vision High School Alternative School
    Charter School
    Grades: 9-12 | 177 students
    1.2 miles
    4590 Wilmington St
    Houston, TX 77051
    (713)748-0030
    1.2 9-12 177
  • Houston Bastian Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 635 students
    1.3 miles
    5051 Bellfort
    Houston, TX 77033
    (713)732-5830
    1.3 PK-5 635

School Reviews

Review Young Elementary School. Reviews should be a few sentences in length. Please include any comments on:

  • Quality of academic programs, teachers, and facilities
  • Availability of music, art, sports and other extracurricular activities

I am a:

Name or Alias:

Your review:

Rate this school:
Recent Articles
After massive budget cuts and claims of economic inequity within the state’s public school system, districts are taking matters in their own hands and suing the state for the mess.
Millions of people struggle with mental health issues on a daily basis, but no one wants to think that these issues might affect children. As a parent, it is your responsibility to know what your child needs and to provide it. This includes identifying problem behaviors and seeking treatment when your child needs help.
Students all over the nation go hungry every day not because their schools don’t offer lunch, but because they refuse them to children with outstanding debts. Read on to learn about the horror that is lunch shaming and what can be done about it.