PROFICIENCY 79% 10% higher than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
70%GALENA PARK ISD
73%Houston
72%Texas

Pyburn Elementary School is a school servicing grades PK to 5 and is located in the district of "GALENA PARK ISD" in Houston, TX. There are a total of 698 students and 43 teachers at Pyburn Elementary School, for a student to teacher ratio of 17 to 1. There are a total of 498 free lunch students and 78 reduced lunch students.

Pyburn Elementary School has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 79.0%, which is 10% higher than the Texas average.

Academics

Students/Teachers
Students698
Teachers42.61
Student/Teacher ratio17:1
Free lunch498
Reduced lunch78

 

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 Pyburn 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
All77%
375-79%
475-79%
575-79%
6n/a
7n/a
8n/a
High Schooln/a

Proficiency in languages by grade

GradeProficiency
All81%
365-69%
480-84%
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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Pyburn Elementary School race/ethnicity breakdown

RaceSchoolDistrictTexasNational
Caucasian 2.7% 5.4% 29.3% 51.1%
African American 3.6% 16.2% 13.1% 15.9%
Asian 0.0% 0.8% 3.9% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 92.4% 76.5% 51.0% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 1.0% 0.3% 0.4% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.2% 0.4%
Multiracial 0.3% 0.7% 2.1% 3.1%

Other schools nearby

SchoolProficiencyMilesCity
Harris R P Elementary School55%0.5Houston, TX
Jacinto City Elementary School75%1.0Jacinto City, TX
The Varnett School - East77%1.0Houston, TX
Woodland Acres Middle School78%1.2Houston, TX
Woodland Acres Elementary School80%1.2Houston, TX
Whittier Elementary School63%1.5Jacinto City, TX
Normandy Crossing Elementary School71%1.5Houston, TX
Macarthur Elementary School68%1.6Galena Park, TX
Galena Park High School65%1.9Galena Park, TX
Robinson Elementary School68%2.0Houston, TX
Reach Charter21%2.0Houston, TX
Furr High School54%2.1Houston, TX

Houston demographics profile

StatisticHoustonTexasNational
Population2,240,58226,956,435318,558,162
Population density (sq mi)3,5209791
Median age32.734.237.7
Male/Female ratio1.0:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)48%56%55%
Speak English52%65%79%
Speak Spanish38%30%13%

Education level achieved in Houston

IndexHoustonTexasNational
Completed 8th grade75.8%79.3%84.3%
Completed high school74.2%77.8%83.0%
Completed some college54.7%57.3%59.4%
Completed associate degree36.0%34.9%38.5%
Completed bachelors31.2%28.1%30.3%
Completed masters12.1%9.6%11.5%
Completed professional degree4.0%2.6%3.3%
Completed doctorate1.6%1.1%1.3%
Source: The Pyburn Elementary School data displayed above is derived from the 2016 National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.