Varnett Charter School



Varnett Charter School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Varnett Charter School Students by Grade
PK 157
K 144
1 117
2 107
3 83
4 55
5 66
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Varnett Charter School is a public elementary school located in Houston, TX in the The Varnett Public School District. It enrolls 729 students in grades 1st through 12th. Varnett Charter School is the 905th largest public school in Texas and the 6,415th largest nationally. It has 20.3 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 729
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 20.3:1
Full Time Teachers: 35.97
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 6,415th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Texas: 905th out of 4,735
Student/Teacher Rank in Texas: 4,595th out of 4,707
Full Time Teacher Rank in Texas: 2,121st out of 4,707

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Varnett Charter School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 367
(50%)
794
(50%)
 Female 362
(50%)
801
(50%)

Varnett Charter School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 553
(76%)
788
(49%)
 Hispanic 162
(22%)
765
(48%)
 White 12
(2%)
33
(2%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
6
(0%)
 Asian 1
(0%)
2
(0%)
 Two or More 0
(0%)
1
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Varnett Charter School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 698
(96%)
1,499
(94%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 23
(3%)
80
(5%)
 Not Eligible 8
(1%)
16
(1%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 4,701 ranked schools in Texas, Varnett Charter School is ranked 254th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Varnett Charter School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (98.9%) is significantly 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.

Varnett Charter School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 694
2006 772
2007 809
2008 743
2009 733
2010 792
2011 778
2012 729

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 19.8
2006 19.3
2007 18.4
2008 20.2
2009 21.6
2010 20.3
2011 23.6
2012 20.3

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.91210374639769
2006 0.81476683937824
2007 0.90358467243511
2008 0.95020188425303
2009 0.96316507503411
2010 0.97979797979798
2011 0.98843187660668
2012 0.98902606310014

Compare Varnett Charter School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,492.5% 14.9:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
2,030.0% 20.3:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 63.8%
 
This School 98.9%
 

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Varnett Charter School
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Public PK - 05 729 20.3:1  
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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 2012-2013 school year. For private schools this is the 2011-2012 school year.

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