Purple Sage 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 2017 – 2018 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2016
  • Educational Environment: 2018 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
6500 Purple Sage Blvd
Houston, TX 77049
Phone
(832) 386-3100
District
GALENA PARK ISD
County
HARRIS COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
528
Classroom Teachers
33

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Texas

6

(10 is best)

Better than 58.4% of TX schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

5

(10 is best)

Purple Sage Elementary School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 3

60 50 40 30 20 10 0
47%
45%
40%
43%
53%
47%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 4

50 40 30 20 10 0
34%
45%
24%
43%
43%
46%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 5

100 80 60 40 20 0
62%
53%
43%
51%
80%
56%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

17.5 15 12.5 10 7.5 5 2.5 0
16
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 71 13.4%
Kindergarten 84 15.9%
Grade 1 66 12.5%
Grade 2 76 14.4%
Grade 3 76 14.4%
Grade 4 79 15.0%
Grade 5 76 14.4%
Total 528 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 3.2% 4.1% 28.3%
Black 21.0% 15.1% 13.0%
Hispanic 75.4% 79.7% 53.5%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 0.0% 0.7% 4.6%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.4% 0.3% 0.5%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 88.1% 85.5% 60.5%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 88.1% 85.4% 56.0%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 0.0% 0.1% 4.5%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 88,884 28,995,881
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 2,741.5 109
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 7.8% 7.1%
5-19 YEARS OLD 26.1% 21.7%
20-44 YEARS OLD 36.1% 35.3%
45-64 YEARS OLD 22.1% 23.7%
65 OR OLDER 7.9% 12.3%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 26,883 9,691,647
Single Parent Households With Children 18.2% 12.2%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 65.9% 83.7%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 11.4% 29.9%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 4.9% 14.1%
$100,000 - $149,999 10.6% 15.0%
$75,000 - $99,999 11.5% 12.5%
$50,000 - $74,999 20.3% 17.6%
$30,000 - $49,999 22.5% 17.2%
$15,000 - $29,999 20.7% 13.4%
$15,000 or less 9.4% 10.1%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,531 $126,018,304 47.2%
Support Expenditures
Student $435 $9,911,040 3.7%
Staff $611 $13,921,024 5.2%
General Administration $66 $1,503,744 0.6%
School Administration $602 $13,715,968 5.1%
Operation $1,132 $25,791,488 9.7%
Transportation $316 $7,199,744 2.7%
Other $549 $12,508,416 4.7%
Total Support $3,710 $84,528,640 31.7%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,470 $56,276,480 21.1%
Total Expenditures $11,711 $266,823,424 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,401 $29,346,035,266 45.2%
Support Expenditures
Student $450 $2,442,546,064 3.8%
Staff $444 $2,411,547,841 3.7%
General Administration $131 $714,409,372 1.1%
School Administration $534 $2,900,930,028 4.5%
Operation $972 $5,280,923,861 8.1%
Transportation $256 $1,388,304,729 2.1%
Other $426 $2,312,284,164 3.6%
Total Support $3,212 $17,450,832,940 26.9%
Non-instructional Expenditures $3,331 $18,100,703,171 27.9%
Total Expenditures $11,944 $64,897,128,459 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,838 $346,122,956,267 50.6%
Support Expenditures
Student $679 $34,352,975,349 5.0%
Staff $546 $27,656,793,506 4.0%
General Administration $224 $11,359,077,651 1.7%
School Administration $657 $33,237,901,128 4.9%
Operation $1,054 $53,333,273,914 7.8%
Transportation $473 $23,948,272,674 3.5%
Other $420 $21,254,923,139 3.1%
Total Support $4,053 $205,142,872,671 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,612 $132,190,575,207 19.3%
Total Expenditures $13,503 $683,455,649,655 100.0%