Head Start



Head Start Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Head Start Students by Grade
PK 146
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Head Start is a public elementary school located in Plano, TX in the Plano Independent School District. It enrolls 146 students in grades 1st through 12th. It has 16.2 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 146
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 16.2:1
Full Time Teachers: 9

Show Your School Spirit With Shirts and Apparel

Sale price: $19.99
Sale price: $22.99

Find Former HS Alumni

Head Start Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 80
(55%)
19,977
(51%)
 Female 66
(45%)
18,898
(49%)

Head Start Students by Ethnicity

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Hispanic 119
(82%)
9,319
(24%)
 Black 20
(14%)
4,423
(11%)
 Two or More 4
(3%)
1,366
(4%)
 White 3
(2%)
15,332
(39%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
8,292
(21%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
24
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
119
(0%)

Head Start Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

Outer ring represents school district
  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 143
(98%)
9,721
(25%)
 Not Eligible 3
(2%)
27,442
(71%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 0
(0%)
1,712
(4%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

The percentage of Head Start students on free and reduced lunch assistance (97.9%) 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.

Head Start Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 149
2006 142
2007 144
2008 147
2009 144
2010 146
2011 146
2012 146

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 16
2006 15.1
2007 17.1
2008 16.3
2009 16
2010 16.2
2011 16.2
2012 16.2

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.97986577181208
2006 0.97887323943662
2007 0.5625
2008 0.95238095238095
2009 0.97916666666667
2010 0.97945205479452
2011 0.97945205479452
2012 0.97945205479452

Compare Head Start to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,492.5% 14.9:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
1,620.0% 16.2:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 63.8%
 
This School 97.9%
 

Top Nearby Elementary Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
Head Start
Plano, TX
Public PK - PK 146 16.2:1  
Meadows Elementary
Plano, TX
Public KG - 05 549 10.9:1 1 miles
Memorial Elementary
Plano, TX
Public KG - 05 427 9.8:1 1 miles
Faith Lutheran School
Plano, TX
Private PK - 12 130 10:1 1 miles
Bowman Middle School
Plano, TX
Public 06 - 08 825 12.9:1 1 miles
Forman Elementary
Plano, TX
Public KG - 05 593 11.8:1 1 miles
Isaacs Early Childhood School
Plano, TX
Public PK - PK 571 22.1:1 2 miles
Barron Elementary
Plano, TX
Public KG - 05 449 9.9:1 2 miles
Dooley Elementary
Plano, TX
Public KG - 05 444 12.7:1 2 miles
Armstrong Middle School
Plano, TX
Public 06 - 08 711 12.9:1 2 miles
Mendenhall Elementary
Plano, TX
Public KG - 05 665 10.7:1 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 2012-2013 school year. For private schools this is the 2011-2012 school year.

All Rights Reserved. Copyright © 2018. ElementarySchools.org.