Cook Jr Elementary



Cook Jr Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Cook Jr Elementary Students by Grade
PK 60
K 81
1 113
2 108
3 109
4 122
5 123
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Cook Jr Elementary is a public elementary school located in Houston, TX in the Houston Independent School District. It enrolls 716 students in grades 1st through 12th. Cook Jr Elementary is the 1,038th largest public school in Texas and the 7,303rd largest nationally. It has 18.2 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 716
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 18.2:1
Full Time Teachers: 39.34
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 7,303rd out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Texas: 1,038th out of 4,806
Student/Teacher Rank in Texas: 4,414th out of 4,778
Full Time Teacher Rank in Texas: 1,753rd out of 4,778

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Cook Jr Elementary Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 366
(51%)
84,767
(51%)
 Female 350
(49%)
82,642
(49%)

Cook Jr Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 433
(60%)
40,163
(24%)
 Hispanic 273
(38%)
104,021
(62%)
 American Indian 4
(1%)
375
(0%)
 White 3
(0%)
14,735
(9%)
 Two or More 2
(0%)
1,759
(1%)
 Asian 1
(0%)
6,226
(4%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
130
(0%)

Cook Jr Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free and Reduced Lunch Eligible 672
(94%)
130,078
(78%)
 Not Eligible 44
(6%)
37,331
(22%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 4,774 ranked schools in Texas, Cook Jr Elementary is ranked 355th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Cook Jr Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (93.9%) 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.

Cook Jr Elementary Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 0
2006 681
2007 716
2008 714
2009 718
2010 702
2011 718
2012 693
2013 760
2014 699
2015 716

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 N/A
2006 17
2007 17.5
2008 17.8
2009 16.1
2010 14.9
2011 16.9
2012 17.5
2013 17.7
2014 17
2015 18.2

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005
2006 0.59911894273128
2007 0.62849162011173
2008 0.63585434173669
2009 0.60027855153203
2010 0.51709401709402
2011 0.41782729805014
2012 0.94805194805195
2013 0.96184210526316
2014 0.90701001430615
2015 0.93854748603352

Compare Cook Jr Elementary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,466.4% 14.7:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
1,820.0% 18.2:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.7%
 
State Average 62.2%
 
This School 93.9%
 

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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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