PROFICIENCY 84% 17% higher than state average
School Rankings
  • Ranked #42 of 283 in HOUSTON ISD
  • Ranked #100 of 718 in Houston
  • Ranked #1668 of 8826 in Texas
Proficiency Averages
66%HOUSTON ISD
69%Houston
72%Texas

De Zavala Elementary School is a school servicing grades PK to 5 and is located in the district of "HOUSTON ISD" in Houston, TX. There are a total of 549 students and 37 teachers at De Zavala Elementary School, for a student to teacher ratio of 15 to 1. There are a total of 440 free lunch students and 32 reduced lunch students.

De Zavala Elementary School has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 84.0%, which is 17% higher than the Texas average.

Academics

Students/Teachers
Students549
Teachers36.55
Student/Teacher ratio15:1
Free lunch440
Reduced lunch32

 

Advanced Placement
AP enrollmentn/a
Taking some coursesn/a
Taking some courses (not tests)n/a
Passing some coursesn/a
Passing no coursesn/a

Advanced placement (AP) is a program that offers high school students the ability to take college level courses and exams. These programs were created to be at the same level of most first year university courses. If the students were successful in the AP programs, they could potentially receive advanced placement, credit or exemptions when they go on to university. At De Zavala Elementary School, there are a total of n/a students enrolled in advanced placement courses, with n/a taking some courses.

Proficiency in mathematics comparison

Proficiency in languages comparison

Proficiency in mathematics by grade

GradeProficiency
All86%
385-89%
475-79%
590-94%
6n/a
7n/a
8n/a
High Schooln/a

Proficiency in languages by grade

GradeProficiency
All82%
380-84%
475-79%
585-89%
6n/a
7n/a
8n/a
High Schooln/a

The proficiency in math and languages tables represent the percentage of students that scored at or above the proficiency level on their standardized state assessment tests. Although these tests are standardized within each state, the tests may vary from state to state. Comparing the results of one state to another may not always be an accurate or fair comparison.

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De Zavala Elementary School race/ethnicity breakdown

RaceSchoolDistrictTexasNational
Caucasian 0.0% 8.4% 29.3% 51.1%
African American 0.4% 24.9% 13.1% 15.9%
Asian 0.4% 3.6% 3.9% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 99.3% 61.8% 51.0% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 0.0% 0.3% 0.4% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.2% 0.4%
Multiracial 0.0% 0.9% 2.1% 3.1%

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Port Houston Elementary School60%1.6Houston, TX
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Houston demographics profile

StatisticHoustonTexasNational
Population10,75326,956,435318,558,162
Population density (sq mi)5,8069791
Median age33.734.237.7
Male/Female ratio1.1:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)61%56%55%
Speak English25%65%79%
Speak Spanish75%30%13%

Education level achieved in Houston

IndexHoustonTexasNational
Completed 8th grade48.2%79.3%84.3%
Completed high school46.0%77.8%83.0%
Completed some college26.4%57.3%59.4%
Completed associate degree9.9%34.9%38.5%
Completed bachelors4.5%28.1%30.3%
Completed masters1.1%9.6%11.5%
Completed professional degree0.9%2.6%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.0%1.1%1.3%
Source: The De Zavala Elementary School data displayed above is derived from the 2016 National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.