Smith Elementary



Smith Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Smith Elementary Students by Grade
PK 89
K 144
1 151
2 135
3 137
4 112
5 0
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Smith Elementary is a public elementary school located in Houston, TX in the Alief Independent School District. It enrolls 768 students in grades 1st through 12th. Smith Elementary is the 675th largest public school in Texas and the 5,025th largest nationally. It has 13.2 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 768
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 13.2:1
Full Time Teachers: 58.24
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 5,025th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Texas: 675th out of 4,735
Student/Teacher Rank in Texas: 656th out of 4,707
Full Time Teacher Rank in Texas: 135th out of 4,707

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Smith Elementary Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 394
(51%)
14,720
(52%)
 Female 374
(49%)
13,539
(48%)

Smith Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 463
(60%)
15,019
(53%)
 Black 206
(27%)
8,403
(30%)
 Asian 77
(10%)
3,316
(12%)
 White 11
(1%)
1,041
(4%)
 Two or More 9
(1%)
200
(1%)
 American Indian 2
(0%)
227
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
53
(0%)

Smith Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 584
(76%)
21,938
(78%)
 Not Eligible 146
(19%)
4,544
(16%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 38
(5%)
1,777
(6%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 4,701 ranked schools in Texas, Smith Elementary is ranked 550th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Smith Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (81.0%) is higher than the state average of 63.8%. 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.

Smith Elementary Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 957
2006 842
2007 891
2008 863
2009 792
2010 786
2011 726
2012 768

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 15.8
2006 13.6
2007 15.6
2008 14.6
2009 13.5
2010 13.9
2011 13.8
2012 13.2

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.80355276907001
2006 0.79809976247031
2007 0.77777777777778
2008 0.7728852838934
2009 0.78787878787879
2010 0.79262086513995
2011 0.79752066115702
2012 0.80989583333333

Compare Smith Elementary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,320.0% 13.2:1
 
1,492.5% 14.9:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 63.8%
 
This School 81.0%
 

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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 2012-2013 school year. For private schools this is the 2011-2012 school year.

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