PROFICIENCY 74% 2% higher than state average
School Rankings
  • Ranked #90 of 283 in HOUSTON ISD
  • Ranked #253 of 718 in Houston
  • Ranked #3919 of 8826 in Texas
Proficiency Averages
66%HOUSTON ISD
73%Houston
72%Texas

Durkee Elementary School is a school servicing grades KG to 5 and is located in the district of "HOUSTON ISD" in Houston, TX. There are a total of 723 students and 44 teachers at Durkee Elementary School, for a student to teacher ratio of 17 to 1. There are a total of 588 free lunch students and 41 reduced lunch students.

Durkee Elementary School has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 73.5%, which is 2% higher than the Texas average.

Academics

Students/Teachers
Students723
Teachers43.61
Student/Teacher ratio17:1
Free lunch588
Reduced lunch41

 

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 Durkee 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
All75%
375-79%
470-74%
570-74%
6n/a
7n/a
8n/a
High Schooln/a

Proficiency in languages by grade

GradeProficiency
All72%
370-74%
470-74%
570-74%
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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Durkee Elementary School race/ethnicity breakdown

RaceSchoolDistrictTexasNational
Caucasian 1.3% 8.4% 29.3% 51.1%
African American 15.9% 24.9% 13.1% 15.9%
Asian 0.0% 3.6% 3.9% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 82.0% 61.8% 51.0% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 0.5% 0.3% 0.4% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.2% 0.4%
Multiracial 0.3% 0.9% 2.1% 3.1%

Other schools nearby

SchoolProficiencyMilesCity
Fonville Middle School54%0.4Houston, TX
Moreno Elementary School76%0.6Houston, TX
De Chaumes Elementary School90%1.0Houston, TX
Northline Elementary School62%1.1Houston, TX
Barrick Elementary School70%1.4Houston, TX
Kipp Generations Collegiate56%1.5Houston, TX
Texas Serenity Academy67%1.5Houston, TX
Osborne Elementary School77%1.6Houston, TX
Wesley Elementary School40%1.6Houston, TX
Carroll Academy74%1.6Houston, TX
H S Ahead Academy34%1.6Houston, TX
Lyons Elementary School92%1.7Houston, 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 Durkee Elementary School data displayed above is derived from the 2016 National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.