Purple Sage Elementary



Purple Sage Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Purple Sage Elementary Students by Grade
PK 66
K 83
1 78
2 86
3 87
4 81
5 87
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Purple Sage Elementary is a public elementary school located in Houston, TX in the Galena Park Independent School District. It enrolls 568 students in grades 1st through 12th. Purple Sage Elementary is the 2,197th largest public school in Texas and the 16,002nd largest nationally. It has 15.8 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 568
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 15.8:1
Full Time Teachers: 36
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 16,002nd out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Texas: 2,197th out of 4,806
Student/Teacher Rank in Texas: 2,685th out of 4,778
Full Time Teacher Rank in Texas: 2,240th out of 4,778

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Purple Sage Elementary Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 317
(56%)
6,957
(52%)
 Female 251
(44%)
6,523
(48%)

Purple Sage Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 406
(71%)
10,729
(80%)
 Black 128
(23%)
1,735
(13%)
 White 17
(3%)
760
(6%)
 Two or More 10
(2%)
101
(1%)
 American Indian 5
(1%)
58
(0%)
 Asian 2
(0%)
93
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
4
(0%)

Purple Sage Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 435
(77%)
10,074
(75%)
 Not Eligible 80
(14%)
2,249
(17%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 53
(9%)
1,157
(9%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 4,774 ranked schools in Texas, Purple Sage Elementary is ranked 1,221st for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Purple Sage Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (85.9%) is 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.

Purple Sage Elementary Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 768
2006 737
2007 611
2008 576
2009 591
2010 565
2011 598
2012 595
2013 521
2014 515
2015 568

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 13
2006 13
2007 12.7
2008 13.4
2009 13.5
2010 12.8
2011 14
2012 12.3
2013 12.9
2014 15.8
2015 15.8

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.82161458333333
2006 0.81139755766621
2007 0.78068739770867
2008 0.83159722222222
2009 0.81725888324873
2010 0.84601769911504
2011 0.86622073578595
2012 0.8890756302521
2013 0.87523992322457
2014 0.88543689320388
2015 0.85915492957746

Compare Purple Sage 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 85.9%
 

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