Golfcrest Elementary



Golfcrest Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Golfcrest Elementary Students by Grade
PK 128
K 92
1 114
2 118
3 114
4 104
5 103
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Golfcrest Elementary is a public elementary school located in Houston, TX in the Houston Independent School District. It enrolls 773 students in grades 1st through 12th. Golfcrest Elementary is the 709th largest public school in Texas and the 5,196th largest nationally. It has 16.0 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 773
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 16:1
Full Time Teachers: 48.42
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 5,196th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Texas: 709th out of 4,806
Student/Teacher Rank in Texas: 2,890th out of 4,778
Full Time Teacher Rank in Texas: 705th out of 4,778

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Golfcrest Elementary Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 396
(51%)
84,767
(51%)
 Female 377
(49%)
82,642
(49%)

Golfcrest Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 745
(96%)
104,021
(62%)
 Black 20
(3%)
40,163
(24%)
 White 7
(1%)
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%)

Golfcrest Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free and Reduced Lunch Eligible 723
(94%)
130,078
(78%)
 Not Eligible 50
(6%)
37,331
(22%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 4,774 ranked schools in Texas, Golfcrest Elementary is ranked 228th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Golfcrest Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (93.5%) 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.

Golfcrest Elementary Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 749
2006 750
2007 695
2008 715
2009 735
2010 762
2011 786
2012 763
2013 790
2014 785
2015 773

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 18.3
2006 17.9
2007 17
2008 17
2009 17.9
2010 17.5
2011 17.9
2012 18.2
2013 17
2014 16.4
2015 16

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.96261682242991
2006 0.74933333333333
2007 0.81438848920863
2008 0.77902097902098
2009 0.74285714285714
2010 0.59317585301837
2011 0.51272264631043
2012 0.93840104849279
2013 0.97088607594937
2014 0.89426751592357
2015 0.9353169469599

Compare Golfcrest Elementary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,466.4% 14.7:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
1,600.0% 16.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.7%
 
State Average 62.2%
 
This School 93.5%
 

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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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