Sam Houston Elementary School

Serves grades PK - 5

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Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Test data: Reflects 2018 – 2019 school year [note on school closures TBD].
  • Expenditures: 2018
  • Educational Environment: 2018 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
4101 E Sam Houston Pkwy N
Houston, TX 77015
Phone
(832) 386-4430
District
GALENA PARK ISD
County
HARRIS COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
803
Classroom Teachers
47

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Texas

5

(10 is best)

Better than 43.0% of TX schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

4

(10 is best)

Sam Houston Elementary School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 3

60 50 40 30 20 10 0
40%
46%
37%
44%
42%
48%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 4

60 50 40 30 20 10 0
47%
45%
42%
43%
52%
47%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 5

70 60 50 40 30 20 10 0
80 60 40 20 0
42%
55%
32%
53%
52%
57%
42%
55%
32%
53%
52%
57%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

20 17.5 15 12.5 10 7.5 5 2.5 0
17
16
15
16
    AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL
    AVG FOR DISTRICT
    AVG FOR STATE
    AVG FOR NATION
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade pk 80 10.0%
Kindergarten 105 13.1%
Grade 1 121 15.1%
Grade 2 125 15.6%
Grade 3 129 16.1%
Grade 4 120 14.9%
Grade 5 123 15.3%
Total 803 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 2.9% 4.0% 27.9%
Black 1.6% 15.3% 13.0%
Hispanic 94.9% 79.8% 53.8%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 0.3% 0.6% 4.7%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.4% 0.3% 0.5%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 93.9% 85.7% 60.2%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 92.9% 84.7% 55.6%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 1.0% 1.0% 4.6%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 89,827 28,995,881
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 2,770.6 109
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 7.6% 7.1%
5-19 YEARS OLD 27.1% 21.7%
20-44 YEARS OLD 34.7% 35.3%
45-64 YEARS OLD 22.2% 23.7%
65 OR OLDER 8.4% 12.3%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 26,916 9,691,647
Single Parent Households With Children 20.2% 12.2%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 67.0% 83.7%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 10.8% 29.9%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 5.5% 14.1%
$100,000 - $149,999 10.9% 15.0%
$75,000 - $99,999 11.0% 12.5%
$50,000 - $74,999 21.8% 17.6%
$30,000 - $49,999 23.0% 17.2%
$15,000 - $29,999 18.9% 13.4%
$15,000 or less 8.8% 10.1%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,778 $130,534,000 38.1%
Support Expenditures
Student $458 $10,336,000 3.0%
Staff $625 $14,124,000 4.1%
General Administration $77 $1,730,000 0.5%
School Administration $642 $14,514,000 4.2%
Operation $1,206 $27,241,000 8.0%
Transportation $326 $7,369,000 2.2%
Other $531 $11,998,000 3.5%
Total Support $3,865 $87,312,000 25.5%
Non-instructional Expenditures $5,511 $124,504,000 36.4%
Total Expenditures $15,154 $342,350,000 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,522 $30,343,197,000 45.1%
Support Expenditures
Student $466 $2,561,508,000 3.8%
Staff $455 $2,500,600,000 3.7%
General Administration $134 $738,258,000 1.1%
School Administration $550 $3,022,494,000 4.5%
Operation $1,015 $5,579,869,000 8.3%
Transportation $264 $1,451,206,000 2.2%
Other $390 $2,144,042,000 3.2%
Total Support $3,275 $17,997,977,000 26.7%
Non-instructional Expenditures $3,448 $18,947,950,000 28.2%
Total Expenditures $12,245 $67,289,124,000 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,069 $358,201,987,000 50.3%
Support Expenditures
Student $716 $36,303,849,544 5.1%
Staff $569 $28,839,133,000 4.1%
General Administration $233 $11,807,269,000 1.7%
School Administration $680 $34,450,660,000 4.8%
Operation $1,094 $55,418,509,000 7.8%
Transportation $494 $25,019,268,456 3.5%
Other $430 $21,796,799,000 3.1%
Total Support $4,216 $213,635,488,000 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,767 $140,198,177,000 19.7%
Total Expenditures $14,052 $712,035,652,000 100.0%