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Lamar H S School

Serves grades 9 - 12

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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
3325 Westheimer Rd
Houston, TX 77098
Phone
(713) 522-5960
District
HOUSTON ISD
County
HARRIS COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
Yes
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
2849
Classroom Teachers
136

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Texas

8

(10 is best)

Better than 73.0% of TX schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

7

(10 is best)

Lamar H S School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 10

70 60 50 40 30 20 10 0
80 60 40 20 0
57%
49%
60%
49%
54%
49%
57%
49%
60%
49%
54%
49%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

25 20 15 10 5 0
21
17
14
16
    AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL
    AVG FOR DISTRICT
    AVG FOR STATE
    AVG FOR NATION
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 9 826 29.0%
Grade 10 664 23.3%
Grade 11 676 23.7%
Grade 12 683 24.0%
Total 2849 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 26.7% 10.0% 27.5%
Black 27.3% 22.7% 13.1%
Hispanic 40.0% 62.6% 54.0%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 5.4% 4.5% 4.9%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.6% 0.3% 0.5%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 49.4% 78.5% 60.2%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 49.2% 78.1% 56.2%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 0.2% 0.3% 4.0%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 1,494,221 29,145,505
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 4,986.0 109
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 7.3% 7.0%
5-19 YEARS OLD 18.5% 21.6%
20-44 YEARS OLD 40.4% 35.3%
45-64 YEARS OLD 22.2% 23.6%
65 OR OLDER 11.5% 12.5%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 578,155 9,906,070
Single Parent Households With Children 12.1% 12.0%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 79.8% 84.4%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 37.7% 30.7%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 15.9% 14.8%
$100,000 - $149,999 11.6% 15.6%
$75,000 - $99,999 10.5% 12.5%
$50,000 - $74,999 16.2% 17.6%
$30,000 - $49,999 17.7% 16.8%
$15,000 - $29,999 15.2% 12.8%
$15,000 or less 12.8% 9.9%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,135 $1,077,179,220 37.4%
Support Expenditures
Student $457 $95,865,804 3.3%
Staff $484 $101,529,648 3.5%
General Administration $134 $28,109,448 1.0%
School Administration $681 $142,854,732 5.0%
Operation $1,030 $216,065,160 7.5%
Transportation $260 $54,540,720 1.9%
Other $1,170 $245,433,240 8.5%
Total Support $4,217 $884,608,524 30.7%
Non-instructional Expenditures $4,396 $922,157,712 32.0%
Total Expenditures $13,748 $2,883,945,456 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,805 $31,189,688,040 44.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $503 $2,700,328,864 3.9%
Staff $486 $2,610,147,638 3.7%
General Administration $147 $788,336,796 1.1%
School Administration $584 $3,136,323,720 4.5%
Operation $1,044 $5,609,178,188 8.0%
Transportation $277 $1,490,194,430 2.1%
Other $449 $2,411,656,042 3.5%
Total Support $3,489 $18,746,356,603 26.9%
Non-instructional Expenditures $3,688 $19,813,642,886 28.4%
Total Expenditures $12,982 $69,749,648,503 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,549 $372,153,103,143 49.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $792 $39,020,154,935 5.2%
Staff $618 $30,487,652,661 4.1%
General Administration $258 $12,720,931,842 1.7%
School Administration $730 $35,978,592,512 4.8%
Operation $1,169 $57,607,988,317 7.7%
Transportation $527 $26,002,463,553 3.5%
Other $459 $22,633,739,814 3.0%
Total Support $4,553 $224,451,138,461 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $3,074 $151,519,765,183 20.3%
Total Expenditures $15,176 $748,124,887,521 100.0%