Houston El

Overview

Student Enrollment
512
Best Elementary School in Texas
#3315
 Rating 1 out of 10
Grades Pre-Kindergarten to 5th grade
School District CORPUS CHRISTI ISD
Type Public
 Phone (361)878-2520
 Location 363 NORTON ST
CORPUS CHRISTI, TX 78415
Charter School No

Houston El has an academic rating well below the average for Texas elementary schools based on its low test performance. It is ranked 3315th in the best public elementary schools in Texas.

Racial Demographics

The Houston El student body is almost exclusively Hispanic with a small White population and has extremely low racial diversity.

Race Percent Students
White5.9%30
Black2.5%13
Hispanic91%466
Asian Pacific0.2%1
Native American Indian0%0
Hawaiian Pacific Inlander0%0
Two or more races0.4%2

Family Income

vs. other Texas elementary schools
Lower 21.9%

83.2% percent of the school's students are eligible for free lunch under the National School Lunch Program compared to the Texas elementary school median of 61.7%. By this measure, HOUSTON EL students are largely lower income and rank 3447th in Texas for elementary school student family income.

Enrollment by Grade

Grade Students
Pre-K41
Kindergarten72
1st Grade84
2nd Grade83
3rd Grade76
4th Grade73
5th Grade83
Total512

Completions

State Standardized Test Performance

Proficient Students
64%
Rank in Texas
3315th
Rating
1 out of 10

Students at Houston El scored an average 64% of students proficient for math and reading as tested by the Texas Education Agency. Performance is well below the state elementary school median of 74% proficiency and places the school's test performance in the bottom 19.3% of Texas elementary schools.

Test Proficiency By Gender

Gender Math Proficient Reading Proficient
Girls60% to 64%*75% to 79%*
Boys50% to 54%*60% to 64%*

State Test Proficiency by Subgroup

Subgroup Math Proficient Reading Proficient
American Indian--
Asian & Pacific Islander--
Blacksuppressed*suppressed*
Hispanic55% to 59%*70% to 74%*
Multiracialsuppressed*suppressed*
White50% or more*50% or more*
With Disabilites40% to 59%*40% to 59%*
Limited English50% or more*50% or more*

*Indicates statistic has been anonymized to protect student privacy.

Absenteeism Rate

School State
Overall Chronic Absenteeism Rate17%7%
Female Chronic Absenteeism Rate19%
Male Chronic Absenteeism Rate15%

Police Referral Rate

Group Percent Referrals
All Students0%0
Boys0%0
Girls0%0
Texas Median0%

Police Arrest Rate

Group Percent Arrests
All Students0%0
Boys0%0
Girls0%0

Expulsion Rate

Group Percent Expulsions
All Students0%0
Boys0%0
Girls0%0
Texas Median0%

In-School Suspension Rate

Group Percent Suspensions
All Students0%0
Boys0%0
Girls0%0
Texas Median1.6%

Out-of-School Suspension Rate

Group Percent Suspensions
All Students0%0
Boys0%0
Girls0%0

Location

Houston El
363 NORTON ST
CORPUS CHRISTI, TX
78415
(361)878-2520

2 out of 10 1

District

CORPUS CHRISTI ISD
CORPUS CHRISTI, TX