Sour Lake 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: 2017 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
1055 Hwy 326 S
Sour Lake, TX 77659
Phone
(409) 981-6440
District
HARDIN-JEFFERSON ISD
County
HARDIN COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
633
Classroom Teachers
43

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Texas

8

(10 is best)

Better than 71.8% of TX schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

7

(10 is best)

Sour Lake Elementary School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 3

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 50 44
Proficiency in Reading 46 41
Proficiency in Math 53 46

Grade 4

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 42 46
Proficiency in Reading 45 44
Proficiency in Math 39 47

Grade 5

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 66 54
Proficiency in Reading 54 51
Proficiency in Math 78 57

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 14.68
AVG FOR DISTRICT 14.75
AVG FOR STATE 15.19
AVG FOR NATION 16.50
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade pk 37 5.8%
Kindergarten 98 15.5%
Grade 1 94 14.8%
Grade 2 99 15.6%
Grade 3 100 15.8%
Grade 4 100 15.8%
Grade 5 105 16.6%
Total 633 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 90.4% 79.3% 28.9%
Black 3.4% 9.6% 12.9%
Hispanic 5.5% 10.0% 53.3%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 0.6% 0.6% 4.3%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.2% 0.5% 0.5%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 41.9% 39.0% 58.6%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 37.4% 34.1% 52.7%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 4.4% 4.9% 6.0%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 9,951 28,304,596
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 34.9 106
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 6.0% 7.2%
5-19 YEARS OLD 18.8% 21.9%
20-44 YEARS OLD 27.8% 35.3%
45-64 YEARS OLD 30.2% 23.8%
65 OR OLDER 17.3% 11.7%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 3,831 9,430,419
Single Parent Households With Children 3.9% 12.5%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 88.6% 82.8%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 19.9% 28.7%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 12.8% 12.0%
$100,000 - $149,999 18.6% 14.0%
$75,000 - $99,999 11.4% 12.0%
$50,000 - $74,999 15.6% 17.9%
$30,000 - $49,999 21.6% 18.1%
$15,000 - $29,999 10.3% 14.7%
$15,000 or less 9.7% 11.3%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $4,680 $10,548,720 52.6%
Support Expenditures
Student $378 $852,012 4.2%
Staff $279 $628,866 3.1%
General Administration $402 $906,108 4.5%
School Administration $434 $978,236 4.9%
Operation $854 $1,924,916 9.6%
Transportation $371 $836,234 4.2%
Other $235 $529,690 2.6%
Total Support $2,953 $6,656,062 33.2%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,269 $2,860,326 14.3%
Total Expenditures $8,902 $20,065,108 100.0%
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%