Garrett Elementary School

Serves grades 1 - 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 2016 – 2017 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2015
  • Educational Environment: 2017 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
12017 Garrett Rd
Houston, TX 77044
Phone
(281) 727-4200
District
SHELDON ISD
County
HARRIS COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
660
Classroom Teachers
42

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Texas

3

(10 is best)

Better than 21.7% of TX schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

3

(10 is best)

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

Grade 3

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 33 44
Proficiency in Reading 31 41
Proficiency in Math 35 46

Grade 4

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 22 46
Proficiency in Reading 21 44
Proficiency in Math 23 47

Grade 5

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 41 54
Proficiency in Reading 38 51
Proficiency in Math 44 57

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 15.71
AVG FOR DISTRICT 16.07
AVG FOR STATE 15.19
AVG FOR NATION 16.50
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 1 110 16.7%
Grade 2 130 19.7%
Grade 3 137 20.8%
Grade 4 138 20.9%
Grade 5 145 22.0%
Total 660 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 5.5% 6.5% 28.9%
Black 33.1% 21.5% 12.9%
Hispanic 61.2% 71.4% 53.3%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 0.0% 0.5% 4.3%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.2% 0.2% 0.5%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 83.8% 78.9% 58.6%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 74.1% 69.2% 52.7%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 9.7% 9.6% 6.0%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 36,722 28,304,596
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 704.8 106
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 9.1% 7.2%
5-19 YEARS OLD 28.2% 21.9%
20-44 YEARS OLD 37.7% 35.3%
45-64 YEARS OLD 18.9% 23.8%
65 OR OLDER 6.1% 11.7%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 10,474 9,430,419
Single Parent Households With Children 19.4% 12.5%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 72.0% 82.8%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 12.8% 28.7%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 5.3% 12.0%
$100,000 - $149,999 13.1% 14.0%
$75,000 - $99,999 12.0% 12.0%
$50,000 - $74,999 22.8% 17.9%
$30,000 - $49,999 25.3% 18.1%
$15,000 - $29,999 12.5% 14.7%
$15,000 or less 9.0% 11.3%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,136 $52,014,872 53.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $348 $2,949,996 3.0%
Staff $461 $3,907,897 4.0%
General Administration $137 $1,161,349 1.2%
School Administration $599 $5,077,723 5.2%
Operation $879 $7,451,283 7.7%
Transportation $382 $3,238,214 3.3%
Other $370 $3,136,490 3.2%
Total Support $3,176 $26,922,952 27.8%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,110 $17,886,470 18.5%
Total Expenditures $11,421 $96,815,817 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,397 $28,918,524,308 47.5%
Support Expenditures
Student $442 $2,367,389,970 3.9%
Staff $436 $2,333,971,970 3.8%
General Administration $128 $686,315,674 1.1%
School Administration $527 $2,824,943,065 4.6%
Operation $710 $3,802,009,903 6.2%
Transportation $249 $1,333,957,706 2.2%
Other $416 $2,230,530,750 3.7%
Total Support $2,908 $15,579,381,241 25.6%
Non-instructional Expenditures $3,052 $16,350,528,291 26.9%
Total Expenditures $11,357 $60,848,895,653 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,187 $370,071,182,734 52.0%
Support Expenditures
Student $632 $32,552,249,701 4.6%
Staff $522 $26,871,170,551 3.8%
General Administration $218 $11,205,514,316 1.6%
School Administration $643 $33,118,729,386 4.7%
Operation $1,057 $54,423,429,117 7.7%
Transportation $497 $25,596,058,378 3.6%
Other $416 $21,407,079,047 3.0%
Total Support $3,984 $205,172,626,109 28.9%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,638 $135,865,864,952 19.1%
Total Expenditures $13,810 $711,111,010,069 100.0%