Houston Elementary



Houston Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Houston Elementary Students by Grade
PK 136
K 131
1 132
2 127
3 119
4 99
5 113
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Houston Elementary is a public elementary school located in Austin, TX in the Austin Independent School District. It enrolls 857 students in grades 1st through 12th. Houston Elementary is the 339th largest public school in Texas and the 2,863rd largest nationally. It has 15.3 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 857
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 15.3:1
Full Time Teachers: 56.05
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 2,863rd out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Texas: 339th out of 4,735
Student/Teacher Rank in Texas: 1,865th out of 4,707
Full Time Teacher Rank in Texas: 186th out of 4,707

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Houston Elementary Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 443
(52%)
33,970
(51%)
 Female 414
(48%)
32,404
(49%)

Houston Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 790
(92%)
41,106
(62%)
 Black 40
(5%)
5,504
(8%)
 White 15
(2%)
15,804
(24%)
 Two or More 9
(1%)
1,600
(2%)
 American Indian 2
(0%)
134
(0%)
 Asian 1
(0%)
2,193
(3%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
33
(0%)

Houston Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 762
(89%)
40,119
(60%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 64
(7%)
3,529
(5%)
 Not Eligible 31
(4%)
22,726
(34%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 4,701 ranked schools in Texas, Houston Elementary is ranked 100th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Houston Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (96.4%) is significantly higher than the state average of 63.8%. 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 Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 896
2006 943
2007 911
2008 942
2009 958
2010 922
2011 898
2012 857

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 14
2006 14.4
2007 15.2
2008 15.7
2009 15.1
2010 14.8
2011 15.5
2012 15.3

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.74665178571429
2006 0.93849416755037
2007 0.93194291986828
2008 0.9416135881104
2009 0.96033402922756
2010 0.95444685466377
2011 0.95768374164811
2012 0.96382730455076

Compare Houston Elementary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,492.5% 14.9:1
 
1,530.0% 15.3:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 63.8%
 
This School 96.4%
 

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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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