PROFICIENCY 89% 23% higher than state average
School Rankings
  • Ranked #30 of 283 in HOUSTON ISD
  • Ranked #61 of 718 in Houston
  • Ranked #901 of 8826 in Texas
Proficiency Averages
66%HOUSTON ISD
73%Houston
72%Texas

Twain 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 960 students and 53 teachers at Twain Elementary School, for a student to teacher ratio of 19 to 1. There are a total of 86 free lunch students and 19 reduced lunch students.

Twain Elementary School has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 88.5%, which is 23% higher than the Texas average.

Academics

Students/Teachers
Students960
Teachers53.08
Student/Teacher ratio19:1
Free lunch86
Reduced lunch19

 

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 Twain 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
All88%
385-89%
485-89%
590-94%
6n/a
7n/a
8n/a
High Schooln/a

Proficiency in languages by grade

GradeProficiency
All89%
385-89%
485-89%
590-94%
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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Twain Elementary School race/ethnicity breakdown

RaceSchoolDistrictTexasNational
Caucasian 49.9% 8.4% 29.3% 51.1%
African American 5.6% 24.9% 13.1% 15.9%
Asian 19.3% 3.6% 3.9% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 21.6% 61.8% 51.0% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 0.2% 0.3% 0.4% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.2% 0.4%
Multiracial 3.4% 0.9% 2.1% 3.1%

Other schools nearby

SchoolProficiencyMilesCity
Pershing Middle School76%0.2Houston, TX
Longfellow Elementary School72%0.9Houston, TX
Horn Elementary School96%1.0Bellaire, TX
West University Elementary School98%1.2West University Place, TX
Shearn Elementary School64%1.4Houston, TX
Mandarin Chinese Language Immersion Magnet School95%1.5Bellaire, TX
Condit Elementary School87%1.8Bellaire, TX
Roberts Elementary School94%1.8Houston, TX
Pin Oak Middle School95%1.8Bellaire, TX
Bellaire High School75%1.9Bellaire, TX
Challenge Early College High School97%1.9Houston, TX
Lovett Elementary School92%2.2Houston, 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 Twain Elementary School data displayed above is derived from the 2016 National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.