PROFICIENCY 84% 17% higher than state average
School Rankings
  • Ranked #44 of 283 in HOUSTON ISD
  • Ranked #98 of 718 in Houston
  • Ranked #1675 of 8826 in Texas
Proficiency Averages
66%HOUSTON ISD
89%Houston
72%Texas

Park Place 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 1,011 students and 56 teachers at Park Place Elementary School, for a student to teacher ratio of 19 to 1. There are a total of 803 free lunch students and 119 reduced lunch students.

Park Place 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
Students1011
Teachers56.01
Student/Teacher ratio19:1
Free lunch803
Reduced lunch119

 

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 Park Place 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
All85%
375-79%
485-89%
590-94%
6n/a
7n/a
8n/a
High Schooln/a

Proficiency in languages by grade

GradeProficiency
All83%
375-79%
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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Park Place Elementary School race/ethnicity breakdown

RaceSchoolDistrictTexasNational
Caucasian 0.4% 8.4% 29.3% 51.1%
African American 2.1% 24.9% 13.1% 15.9%
Asian 22.3% 3.6% 3.9% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 74.6% 61.8% 51.0% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 0.0% 0.3% 0.4% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.2% 0.1% 0.2% 0.4%
Multiracial 0.4% 0.9% 2.1% 3.1%

Other schools nearby

SchoolProficiencyMilesCity
Raul Yzaguirre School For Success85%0.6Houston, TX
Raul Yzaguirre School For Success65%0.6Houston, TX
Raul Yzaguirre School For Success79%0.6Houston, TX
Chavez High School53%1.1Houston, TX
Deady Middle School54%1.1Houston, TX
Sanchez Elementary School76%1.1Houston, TX
Crespo Elementary School69%1.1Houston, TX
Bonner Elementary School68%1.2Houston, TX
Houston Gateway Academy89%1.3Houston, TX
Golfcrest Elementary School74%1.3Houston, TX
Cornelius Elementary School83%1.5Houston, TX
Southmayd Elementary School80%1.7Houston, TX

Houston demographics profile

StatisticHoustonTexasNational
Population18,14026,956,435318,558,162
Population density (sq mi)5,0439791
Median age43.034.237.7
Male/Female ratio1.0:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)74%56%55%
Speak English74%65%79%
Speak Spanish7%30%13%

Education level achieved in Houston

IndexHoustonTexasNational
Completed 8th grade97.7%79.3%84.3%
Completed high school97.6%77.8%83.0%
Completed some college92.8%57.3%59.4%
Completed associate degree82.5%34.9%38.5%
Completed bachelors78.8%28.1%30.3%
Completed masters46.9%9.6%11.5%
Completed professional degree27.3%2.6%3.3%
Completed doctorate8.6%1.1%1.3%
Source: The Park Place Elementary School data displayed above is derived from the 2016 National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.