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About This School

Guess Elementary School is a public elementary school in Beaumont. The principal of Guess Elementary School is Mr Hoyt A Simmons, whose e-mail is hsimmon@beaumont.k12.tx.us. 608 children attend Guess Elementary School and identify primarily as Asian/Pacific Islander; Asian; and Black, non-Hispanic. 5% of the Guess Elementary School students are "limited in English proficiency." 53% of the 608 students here are classified as "economically disadvantaged", and 56% are paying reduced lunch prices. Class size at Guess Elementary School is 10, and the ratio of students to teachers is 15:1. Homer Dr Elementary School is one of the nearest elementary schools.

Extracurricular Activities

  • Arts

    • Computer arts
    • Drawing painting
  • Sports

    • P.E. classes

Student Ethnicities

Ethnicity School District
Asian/Pacific Islander 5% 3%
Asian 5% %
Black, non-Hispanic 42% 64%
White, non-Hispanic 34% 17%
Multiracial 3% %
Hispanic 15% 16%
Native American or Native Alaskan 0.9% 0.2%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0.2% %

Student Subgroups

Subgroup School District
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 56% 72%
Limited English proficiency 5% 7%
Economically disadvantaged 53% 69%

Community Rating & Reviews

  • (4 years ago)

    Removed my son after three weeks and placed him in All Saints. The public schools in this area are horrible. I have friends that send there kids here and have come home speaking slang words they have learned from teachers. Thank god my son has been in private school

  • (4 years ago)

    Both of my boys attended Guess Elementary and we love it. We had a problem with one teacher when my oldest son (now in 9th) was in the 1st grade but she retired several years ago. My youngest is in the 3rd grade. He has been in the dyslexia program for 4years. The teachers are wonderful at working with him. We are zoned for a different school but I wouldn't dream of taking him out of Guess.

  • (5 years ago)

    I have had both of my children at this school from K thru 4th grade. Some of the staff needs to be replaced. They are not there for the students more so to get a paycheck. Hardly any parent involvement. Lots of favortism! Compared to other schools and school districts they are really behind academically. We are relocating due to the fact of BISD having such a poor school district (at least the schools we are zoned for) not to mention the crime rate is really high also. As a parent I feel that our #1 goal is to raise honest productive children in a positive environment. No where is perfect but you do have choices and Roy Guess is not one of them! I give this school 1 star only for the teachers that are there because it's their passion to educate the students.

  • (5 years ago)

    I have a Daughter in kindergarten and she really loves her teacher. I to love the school and the education program.To me it is one of the best elementary schools in Beaumont.

  • (6 years ago)

    I have a 1st grader at Guess and so far I'm fairly happy with the school. It's hard to grade an entire school on just 2 teachers so I've given it 3 stars!

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