Texas Connections Academy at Houston



Texas Connections Academy at Houston Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Texas Connections Academy at Houston Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 153
4 203
5 269
6 351
7 456
8 587
9 966
10 843
11 794
12 487

Texas Connections Academy at Houston is a public elementary school located in Houston, TX in the Houston Independent School District. It enrolls 5,109 students in grades 1st through 12th. Texas Connections Academy at Houston is the 1st largest public school in Texas and the 13th largest nationally.

Total Students: 5,109
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: -1:1
Full Time Teachers: -1

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Texas Connections Academy at Houston Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Female 3,096
(61%)
82,642
(49%)
 Male 2,013
(39%)
84,767
(51%)

Texas Connections Academy at Houston Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 2,750
(54%)
14,735
(9%)
 Hispanic 1,398
(27%)
104,021
(62%)
 Black 536
(10%)
40,163
(24%)
 Two or More 181
(4%)
1,759
(1%)
 Asian 162
(3%)
6,226
(4%)
 American Indian 62
(1%)
375
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 20
(0%)
130
(0%)

Texas Connections Academy at Houston Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 3,112
(61%)
37,331
(22%)
 Free and Reduced Lunch Eligible 1,997
(39%)
130,078
(78%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 4,774 ranked schools in Texas, Texas Connections Academy at Houston is ranked 2nd for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Texas Connections Academy at Houston students on free and reduced lunch assistance (39.1%) is lower than the state average of 62.2%. This may indicate that the area has a lower 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.

Texas Connections Academy at Houston Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2009 971
2010 978
2011 2463
2012 3013
2013 3890
2014 4444
2015 5109

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2009 N/A
2010 N/A
2011 N/A
2012 N/A
2013 N/A
2014 N/A
2015 N/A

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2009 0.0061791967044284
2010 0.0030674846625767
2011 0.42387332521315
2012 0.46631264520412
2013 0.42622107969152
2014 0.43924392439244
2015 0.39087884126052

Compare Texas Connections Academy at Houston to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
N/A 0.0:1
 
1,466.4% 14.7:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 39.1%
 
National Average 55.7%
 
State Average 62.2%
 

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Public 03 - 12 5,109 -1:1  
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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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