Houston Elementary School



Houston Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Houston Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 43
K 40
1 36
2 28
3 38
4 25
5 28
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Houston Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Washington, DC in the District of Columbia Public Schools. It enrolls 238 students in grades 1st through 12th. Houston Elementary School is the 105th largest public school in District of Columbia and the 45,962nd largest nationally. It has 15.4 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 238
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 15.4:1
Full Time Teachers: 15.5

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Houston Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 133
(56%)
17,502
(51%)
 Female 105
(44%)
16,727
(49%)

Houston Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 229
(96%)
22,264
(65%)
 Hispanic 7
(3%)
6,187
(18%)
 White 2
(1%)
4,441
(13%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
689
(2%)
 Two or More 0
(0%)
597
(2%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
30
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
21
(0%)

Houston Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 151
(63%)
17,962
(52%)
 Not Eligible 87
(37%)
15,901
(46%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 0
(0%)
366
(1%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 133 ranked schools in District of Columbia, Houston Elementary School is ranked 91st for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Houston Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (63.4%) is slightly higher than the state average of 62.6%. This may indicate that the area has a higher level of poverty than the state average.

Students at a participating school may purchase a meal through the National School Lunch Program. Families with incomes between 130% and 185% of the federal poverty level are eligible for reduced price meals. Schools may not charge more than 40¢ for reduced-price lunches, nor more than 30¢ for reduced-price breakfasts. Students from families with incomes at or below 130% of the federal poverty level are eligible for free meals.

For 2014, a family of two needs to make an annual income below $20,449 to be eligible for free meals or below $29,100 for reduced price meals. A family of four needs to make an annual income below $31,005 for free meals or $44,122 for reduced price meals.

Houston Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 273
2006 308
2007 312
2008 269
2009 246
2010 230
2011 224
2012 238

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 16.1
2006 11.8
2007 28.4
2008 N/A
2009 11.2
2010 10.5
2011 17.2
2012 15.4

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.7985347985348
2006 0.62012987012987
2007 0.68269230769231
2008 0.90334572490706
2009 0.83333333333333
2010 0.89130434782609
2011 0.64285714285714
2012 0.63445378151261

Compare Houston Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,143.2% 11.4:1
 
1,540.0% 15.4:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 62.6%
 
This School 63.4%
 

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Public elementary school and private elementary school data obtained from the National Center for Education Statistics in the United States. The data displayed is from the most current sources available. For public schools this is the 2012-2013 school year. For private schools this is the 2011-2012 school year.

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