Young Scholars Academy for Excellence



Young Scholars Academy for Excellence Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Young Scholars Academy for Excellence Students by Grade
PK 22
K 18
1 31
2 23
3 20
4 24
5 21
6 13
7 7
8 10
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Young Scholars Academy for Excellence is a public elementary school located in Houston, TX in the Houston Independent School District. It enrolls 189 students in grades 1st through 12th. Young Scholars Academy for Excellence is the 4,434th largest public school in Texas and the 49,043rd largest nationally.

Total Students: 189
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: -1:1
Full Time Teachers: -1

Find Former YSAfE Alumni

Young Scholars Academy for Excellence Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Female 107
(57%)
82,642
(49%)
 Male 82
(43%)
84,767
(51%)

Young Scholars Academy for Excellence Students by Ethnicity

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Black 166
(88%)
40,163
(24%)
 Hispanic 20
(11%)
104,021
(62%)
 Two or More 2
(1%)
1,759
(1%)
 White 1
(1%)
14,735
(9%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
6,226
(4%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
130
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
375
(0%)

Young Scholars Academy for Excellence Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

Outer ring represents school district
  School District*
 Free and Reduced Lunch Eligible 153
(81%)
130,078
(78%)
 Not Eligible 36
(19%)
37,331
(22%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 4,774 ranked schools in Texas, Young Scholars Academy for Excellence is ranked 3,721st for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Young Scholars Academy for Excellence students on free and reduced lunch assistance (81.0%) 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.

Young Scholars Academy for Excellence Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 140
2006 190
2007 184
2008 181
2009 187
2010 168
2011 192
2012 223
2013 192
2014 182
2015 189

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 N/A
2006 N/A
2007 N/A
2008 N/A
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
2005 0.77857142857143
2006 0.67368421052632
2007 0.69021739130435
2008 0.71270718232044
2009 0.70053475935829
2010 0.57142857142857
2011 0.52604166666667
2012 0.847533632287
2013 0.82291666666667
2014 0.73076923076923
2015 0.80952380952381

Compare Young Scholars Academy for Excellence 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
National Average 55.7%
 
State Average 62.2%
 
This School 81.0%
 

Top Nearby Elementary Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
Young Scholars Academy for Excellence
Houston, TX
Public PK - 08 189 -1:1  
Gregory-Lincoln Ed Center
Houston, TX
Public PK - 08 751 17.3:1 1 miles
Trinity Lutheran School
Houston, TX
Private KG - 08 119 9:1 1 miles
Harris County Juvenile Detention Center
Houston, TX
Public 05 - 12 206 13.9:1 1 miles
Yellowstone Academy
Houston, TX
Private PK - 08 335 12:1 2 miles
Annunciation Orthodox School
Houston, TX
Private PK - 08 684 11:1 2 miles
Our Lady of Guadalupe School
Houston, TX
Private PK - 08 252 16:1 2 miles
Montessori Country Day School
Houston, TX
Private PK - KG 137 3:1 2 miles
The Joy School
Houston, TX
Private KG - 08 150 4:1 2 miles
Creme De La Creme
Houston, TX
Private PK - KG 245 15:1 2 miles
Blackshear Elementary
Houston, TX
Public PK - 05 535 17.4:1 2 miles
High Schools Elementary Schools

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.

All Rights Reserved. Copyright © 2019. ElementarySchools.org.