Best Elementary School

Serves grades PK - 4

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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 2016 – 2017 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2015
  • Educational Environment: 2017 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
10000 Centre Pkwy
Houston, TX 77036
Phone
(713) 988-6445
District
ALIEF ISD
County
HARRIS COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
901
Classroom Teachers
64

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Texas

2

(10 is best)

Better than 16.6% of TX schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

3

(10 is best)

Best Elementary School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 3

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 28 46
Proficiency in Reading 24 44
Proficiency in Math 31 47

Grade 4

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 26 44
Proficiency in Reading 19 43
Proficiency in Math 32 46

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 14.06
AVG FOR DISTRICT 14.20
AVG FOR STATE 15.26
AVG FOR NATION 16.54
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade pk 107 11.9%
Kindergarten 166 18.4%
Grade 1 176 19.5%
Grade 2 150 16.6%
Grade 3 154 17.1%
Grade 4 148 16.4%
Total 901 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 5.7% 4.1% 29.2%
Black 26.7% 29.4% 12.9%
Hispanic 64.7% 52.6% 53.4%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 2.0% 12.4% 4.1%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.9% 1.4% 0.4%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 93.1% 80.4% 58.7%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 90.1% 72.3% 52.7%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 3.0% 8.1% 6.0%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 280,326 28,304,596
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 8,095.4 106
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 8.5% 7.2%
5-19 YEARS OLD 21.5% 21.9%
20-44 YEARS OLD 41.2% 35.3%
45-64 YEARS OLD 21.6% 23.8%
65 OR OLDER 7.1% 11.7%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 95,605 9,430,419
Single Parent Households With Children 18.0% 12.5%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 73.3% 82.8%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 22.2% 28.7%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 4.6% 12.0%
$100,000 - $149,999 7.6% 14.0%
$75,000 - $99,999 7.9% 12.0%
$50,000 - $74,999 18.0% 17.9%
$30,000 - $49,999 23.6% 18.1%
$15,000 - $29,999 22.7% 14.7%
$15,000 or less 15.6% 11.3%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,699 $263,624,342 59.3%
Support Expenditures
Student $450 $20,816,100 4.7%
Staff $363 $16,791,654 3.8%
General Administration $61 $2,821,738 0.6%
School Administration $525 $24,285,450 5.5%
Operation $832 $38,486,656 8.7%
Transportation $304 $14,062,432 3.2%
Other $186 $8,603,988 1.9%
Total Support $2,721 $125,868,018 28.3%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,185 $54,815,730 12.3%
Total Expenditures $9,605 $444,308,090 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $4,926 $26,100,130,144 48.2%
Support Expenditures
Student $397 $2,103,228,767 3.9%
Staff $387 $2,052,133,955 3.8%
General Administration $120 $637,187,564 1.2%
School Administration $477 $2,526,094,808 4.7%
Operation $901 $4,772,646,598 8.8%
Transportation $244 $1,295,358,936 2.4%
Other $318 $1,686,449,937 3.1%
Total Support $2,845 $15,072,825,944 27.9%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,444 $12,948,086,181 23.9%
Total Expenditures $10,215 $54,120,691,995 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,336 $324,841,513,788 51.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $572 $29,350,053,799 4.7%
Staff $471 $24,151,307,291 3.8%
General Administration $200 $10,266,593,644 1.6%
School Administration $587 $30,091,720,454 4.8%
Operation $1,010 $51,800,394,937 8.2%
Transportation $464 $23,797,624,893 3.8%
Other $368 $18,843,845,750 3.0%
Total Support $3,673 $188,301,671,729 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,243 $114,972,145,768 18.3%
Total Expenditures $12,251 $628,114,952,936 100.0%