Durkee Elementary



Durkee Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Durkee Elementary Students by Grade
PK 2
K 84
1 128
2 139
3 132
4 106
5 100
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Durkee Elementary is a public elementary school located in Houston, TX in the Houston Independent School District. It enrolls 691 students in grades 1st through 12th. Durkee Elementary is the 1,228th largest public school in Texas and the 8,455th largest nationally. It has 16.9 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 691
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 16.9:1
Full Time Teachers: 40.96
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 8,455th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Texas: 1,228th out of 4,806
Student/Teacher Rank in Texas: 3,675th out of 4,778
Full Time Teacher Rank in Texas: 1,527th out of 4,778

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Durkee Elementary Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 357
(52%)
84,767
(51%)
 Female 334
(48%)
82,642
(49%)

Durkee Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 585
(85%)
104,021
(62%)
 Black 91
(13%)
40,163
(24%)
 White 14
(2%)
14,735
(9%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
375
(0%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
6,226
(4%)
 Two or More 0
(0%)
1,759
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
130
(0%)

Durkee Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free and Reduced Lunch Eligible 630
(91%)
130,078
(78%)
 Not Eligible 61
(9%)
37,331
(22%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 4,774 ranked schools in Texas, Durkee Elementary is ranked 493rd for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Durkee Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (91.2%) 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.

Durkee Elementary Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 695
2006 682
2007 665
2008 648
2009 665
2010 679
2011 683
2012 685
2013 741
2014 723
2015 691

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 15.8
2006 15.7
2007 16.6
2008 15.4
2009 16.2
2010 16.1
2011 16.7
2012 16.4
2013 18.2
2014 16.6
2015 16.9

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.95395683453237
2006 0.71554252199413
2007 0.75338345864662
2008 0.70987654320988
2009 0.73533834586466
2010 0.57142857142857
2011 0.48316251830161
2012 0.94744525547445
2013 0.94197031039136
2014 0.86998616874136
2015 0.91172214182344

Compare Durkee Elementary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,466.4% 14.7:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
1,690.0% 16.9:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.7%
 
State Average 62.2%
 
This School 91.2%
 

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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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