Twain Elementary



Twain Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Twain Elementary Students by Grade
PK 7
K 139
1 151
2 157
3 177
4 132
5 151
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Twain Elementary is a public elementary school located in Houston, TX in the Houston Independent School District. It enrolls 914 students in grades 1st through 12th. Twain Elementary is the 264th largest public school in Texas and the 2,196th largest nationally. It has 16.9 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 914
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 16.9:1
Full Time Teachers: 54.12
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 2,196th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Texas: 264th out of 4,806
Student/Teacher Rank in Texas: 3,675th out of 4,778
Full Time Teacher Rank in Texas: 370th out of 4,778

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Twain Elementary Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 473
(52%)
84,767
(51%)
 Female 441
(48%)
82,642
(49%)

Twain Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 416
(46%)
14,735
(9%)
 Hispanic 211
(23%)
104,021
(62%)
 Asian 194
(21%)
6,226
(4%)
 Black 49
(5%)
40,163
(24%)
 Two or More 38
(4%)
1,759
(1%)
 American Indian 4
(0%)
375
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 2
(0%)
130
(0%)

Twain Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 811
(89%)
37,331
(22%)
 Free and Reduced Lunch Eligible 103
(11%)
130,078
(78%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 4,774 ranked schools in Texas, Twain Elementary is ranked 4,068th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Twain Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (11.3%) is significantly 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.

Twain Elementary Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 744
2006 778
2007 743
2008 775
2009 793
2010 787
2011 810
2012 873
2013 923
2014 960
2015 914

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 17.3
2006 16.7
2007 15.8
2008 16.1
2009 15.9
2010 16.2
2011 17.2
2012 18.5
2013 17.3
2014 18.1
2015 16.9

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.25403225806452
2006 0.2159383033419
2007 0.18034993270525
2008 0.15870967741935
2009 0.12736443883985
2010 0.12706480304956
2011 0.093827160493827
2012 0.12943871706758
2013 0.11159263271939
2014 0.109375
2015 0.11269146608315

Compare Twain Elementary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,466.4% 14.7:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
1,690.0% 16.9:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 11.3%
 
National Average 55.7%
 
State Average 62.2%
 

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Public PK - 05 914 16.9:1  
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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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