Tijerina Elementary



Tijerina Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Tijerina Elementary Students by Grade
PK 45
K 53
1 63
2 81
3 64
4 66
5 64
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Tijerina Elementary is a public elementary school located in Houston, TX in the Houston Independent School District. It enrolls 436 students in grades 1st through 12th. Tijerina Elementary is the 3,327th largest public school in Texas and the 28,316th largest nationally. It has 16.2 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 436
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 16.2:1
Full Time Teachers: 26.9
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 28,316th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Texas: 3,327th out of 4,806
Student/Teacher Rank in Texas: 3,078th out of 4,778
Full Time Teacher Rank in Texas: 3,549th out of 4,778

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Tijerina Elementary Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 244
(56%)
84,767
(51%)
 Female 192
(44%)
82,642
(49%)

Tijerina Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 429
(98%)
104,021
(62%)
 Black 4
(1%)
40,163
(24%)
 White 2
(0%)
14,735
(9%)
 Asian 1
(0%)
6,226
(4%)
 Two or More 0
(0%)
1,759
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
130
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
375
(0%)

Tijerina Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free and Reduced Lunch Eligible 373
(86%)
130,078
(78%)
 Not Eligible 63
(14%)
37,331
(22%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 4,774 ranked schools in Texas, Tijerina Elementary is ranked 2,010th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Tijerina Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (85.6%) 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.

Tijerina Elementary Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 716
2006 712
2007 664
2008 647
2009 613
2010 624
2011 620
2012 502
2013 491
2014 453
2015 436

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 15.9
2006 16.4
2007 15.4
2008 15.4
2009 15.3
2010 17.9
2011 17.5
2012 16.2
2013 17.2
2014 16.5
2015 16.2

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.94413407821229
2006 0.69662921348315
2007 0.75150602409639
2008 0.76970633693972
2009 0.69494290375204
2010 0.61378205128205
2011 0.49032258064516
2012 0.96613545816733
2013 0.94093686354379
2014 0.83885209713024
2015 0.85550458715596

Compare Tijerina Elementary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,466.4% 14.7:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
1,620.0% 16.2:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.7%
 
State Average 62.2%
 
This School 85.6%
 

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Public PK - 05 436 16.2:1  
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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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