Gallegos Elementary



Gallegos Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Gallegos Elementary Students by Grade
PK 42
K 61
1 84
2 76
3 81
4 70
5 73
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Gallegos Elementary is a public elementary school located in Houston, TX in the Houston Independent School District. It enrolls 487 students in grades 1st through 12th. Gallegos Elementary is the 2,942nd largest public school in Texas and the 23,188th largest nationally. It has 15.8 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 487
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 15.8:1
Full Time Teachers: 30.87
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 23,188th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Texas: 2,942nd out of 4,806
Student/Teacher Rank in Texas: 2,685th out of 4,778
Full Time Teacher Rank in Texas: 3,064th out of 4,778

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Gallegos Elementary Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 254
(52%)
84,767
(51%)
 Female 233
(48%)
82,642
(49%)

Gallegos Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 479
(98%)
104,021
(62%)
 White 4
(1%)
14,735
(9%)
 Black 3
(1%)
40,163
(24%)
 Two or More 1
(0%)
1,759
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
130
(0%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
6,226
(4%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
375
(0%)

Gallegos Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free and Reduced Lunch Eligible 477
(98%)
130,078
(78%)
 Not Eligible 10
(2%)
37,331
(22%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 4,774 ranked schools in Texas, Gallegos Elementary is ranked 1,298th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Gallegos Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (97.9%) 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.

Gallegos Elementary Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 599
2006 603
2007 571
2008 589
2009 542
2010 542
2011 524
2012 524
2013 529
2014 501
2015 487

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 15.8
2006 17.4
2007 16.3
2008 17.3
2009 16.4
2010 15.6
2011 17
2012 15
2013 14.9
2014 15.7
2015 15.8

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.93989983305509
2006 0.73300165837479
2007 0.73204903677758
2008 0.77758913412564
2009 0.75092250922509
2010 0.63837638376384
2011 0.50954198473282
2012 0.95992366412214
2013 0.96786389413989
2014 0.96207584830339
2015 0.97946611909651

Compare Gallegos Elementary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,466.4% 14.7:1
 
1,580.0% 15.8:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.7%
 
State Average 62.2%
 
This School 97.9%
 

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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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