Sam Houston Elementary



Sam Houston Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Sam Houston Elementary Students by Grade
PK 24
K 27
1 28
2 23
3 42
4 29
5 29
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Sam Houston Elementary is a public elementary school located in Dallas, TX in the Dallas Independent School District. It enrolls 202 students in grades 1st through 12th. Sam Houston Elementary is the 4,392nd largest public school in Texas and the 48,369th largest nationally. It has 10.4 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 202
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 10.4:1
Full Time Teachers: 19.5
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 48,369th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Texas: 4,392nd out of 4,806
Student/Teacher Rank in Texas: 222nd out of 4,778
Full Time Teacher Rank in Texas: 4,192nd out of 4,778

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Sam Houston Elementary Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 110
(54%)
61,201
(51%)
 Female 92
(46%)
57,685
(49%)

Sam Houston Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 165
(82%)
83,628
(70%)
 Black 18
(9%)
26,840
(23%)
 White 12
(6%)
5,780
(5%)
 Two or More 5
(2%)
691
(1%)
 Asian 1
(0%)
1,483
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
72
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
392
(0%)

Sam Houston Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 179
(89%)
103,456
(87%)
 Not Eligible 16
(8%)
12,754
(11%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 7
(3%)
2,676
(2%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 4,774 ranked schools in Texas, Sam Houston Elementary is ranked 3,446th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Sam Houston Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (92.1%) is significantly higher than the state average of 62.2%. 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.

Sam Houston Elementary Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 322
2006 269
2007 268
2008 281
2009 269
2010 283
2011 302
2012 287
2013 230
2014 241
2015 202

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 14
2006 12.2
2007 12.8
2008 14
2009 12.8
2010 12.9
2011 13.1
2012 11.8
2013 11
2014 11.8
2015 10.4

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.94409937888199
2006 0.97026022304833
2007 0.94029850746269
2008 0.98932384341637
2009 0.97397769516729
2010 0.95406360424028
2011 0.97019867549669
2012 0.93379790940767
2013 0.95652173913043
2014 0.87551867219917
2015 0.92079207920792

Compare Sam Houston Elementary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,040.0% 10.4:1
 
1,466.4% 14.7:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.7%
 
State Average 62.2%
 
This School 92.1%
 

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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 2015-2016 school year. For private schools this is the 2015-2016 school year.

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