West University El

Overview

Student Enrollment
1,266
Best Elementary School in Texas
#16
 Rating 10 out of 10
Grades Pre-Kindergarten to 5th grade
School District HOUSTON ISD
Type Public
 Phone (713)295-5215
 Location 3756 UNIVERSITY BLVD
HOUSTON, TX 77005
Charter School No

West University El has an academic rating significantly above the average for Texas elementary schools based on its high test performance. It is ranked 16th in the best public elementary schools in Texas.

Racial Demographics

The West University El student body is primarily White with a smaller Asian Pacific population and has medium racial diversity.

Race Percent Students
White65.5%829
Black1.7%22
Hispanic9.4%119
Asian Pacific17.9%226
Native American Indian0.1%1
Hawaiian Pacific Inlander0%0
Two or more races5.5%69

Family Income

vs. other Texas elementary schools
Upper 0.6%

1% 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, WEST UNIVERSITY EL students are largely wealthy and rank 24th in Texas for elementary school student family income.

Enrollment by Grade

Grade Students
Pre-K5
Kindergarten214
1st Grade237
2nd Grade216
3rd Grade192
4th Grade214
5th Grade188
Total1,266

Completions

State Standardized Test Performance

Proficient Students
98%
Rank in Texas
16th
Rating
10 out of 10

Students at West University El scored an average 98% of students proficient for math and reading as tested by the Texas Education Agency. Performance is significantly above the state elementary school median of 74% proficiency and places the school's test performance in the top 1.2% of Texas elementary schools.

Test Proficiency By Gender

Gender Math Proficient Reading Proficient
Girls95% or more*95% or more*
Boys98%98%

State Test Proficiency by Subgroup

Subgroup Math Proficient Reading Proficient
American Indian--
Asian & Pacific Islander95% or more*95% or more*
Black50% or more*50% or more*
Hispanic90% or more*90% or more*
Multiracial90% or more*90% or more*
White98%98%
With Disabilites70% to 79%*80% to 89%*
Limited English50% or more*50% or more*

*Indicates statistic has been anonymized to protect student privacy.

Absenteeism Rate

School State
Overall Chronic Absenteeism Rate0%7%
Female Chronic Absenteeism Rate0%
Male Chronic Absenteeism Rate0%

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 Students0.3%4
Boys0.6%4
Girls0%0
Texas Median1.6%

Out-of-School Suspension Rate

Group Percent Suspensions
All Students0.2%2
Boys0.3%2
Girls0%0

Location

West University El
3756 UNIVERSITY BLVD
HOUSTON, TX
77005
(713)295-5215

10 out of 10 1

District

HOUSTON ISD
HOUSTON, TX