Tinsley Elementary



Tinsley Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Tinsley Elementary Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 179
2 173
3 165
4 149
5 118
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Tinsley Elementary is a public elementary school located in Houston, TX in the Houston Independent School District. It enrolls 784 students in grades 1st through 12th. Tinsley Elementary is the 656th largest public school in Texas and the 4,839th largest nationally. It has 17.0 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 784
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 17:1
Full Time Teachers: 46.16
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 4,839th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Texas: 656th out of 4,806
Student/Teacher Rank in Texas: 3,753rd out of 4,778
Full Time Teacher Rank in Texas: 901st out of 4,778

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Tinsley Elementary Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 406
(52%)
84,767
(51%)
 Female 378
(48%)
82,642
(49%)

Tinsley Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 591
(75%)
104,021
(62%)
 Black 175
(22%)
40,163
(24%)
 White 8
(1%)
14,735
(9%)
 Asian 7
(1%)
6,226
(4%)
 Two or More 1
(0%)
1,759
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
130
(0%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
375
(0%)

Tinsley Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free and Reduced Lunch Eligible 711
(91%)
130,078
(78%)
 Not Eligible 73
(9%)
37,331
(22%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 4,774 ranked schools in Texas, Tinsley Elementary is ranked 257th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Tinsley Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (90.7%) 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.

Tinsley Elementary Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 742
2006 691
2007 675
2008 741
2009 761
2010 739
2011 703
2012 700
2013 812
2014 793
2015 784

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 17.7
2006 15.9
2007 15.3
2008 18.5
2009 17.1
2010 17.2
2011 17.2
2012 17.9
2013 19.5
2014 17.8
2015 17

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.93530997304582
2006 0.7424023154848
2007 0.71851851851852
2008 0.63697705802969
2009 0.6149802890933
2010 0.50338294993234
2011 0.43100995732575
2012 0.96857142857143
2013 0.97167487684729
2014 0.88020176544767
2015 0.90688775510204

Compare Tinsley Elementary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,466.4% 14.7:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
1,700.0% 17.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.7%
 
State Average 62.2%
 
This School 90.7%
 

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Public 01 - 05 784 17:1  
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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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