School Details

Houston Elementary School

1701 S Hall St, Ennis, TX 75119
(972) 872-7285

(out of 10)

Public Grades 1-3 277 students 15 students/teacher (TX avg is 15)

Test Scores by grade



  • This school in 2013
  • Ennis Isd average
  • Texas state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

About this school

Houston Elementary School is a public elementary school in Ennis. The principal of Houston Elementary School is Ms Linda Southard and can be contacted at 277 children attend Houston Elementary School and are mostly Black, non-Hispanic; Hispanic; and White, non-Hispanic. 27% of the Houston Elementary School students have "limited English proficiency." 70% of the 277 students here are classified as "economically disadvantaged", and 79% are paying reduced lunch prices. The ratio of students to teachers at Houston Elementary School is 15:1. Dorie Miller Int is one of the nearest elementary schools.

Student Ethnicities

Ethnicity School District
Black, non-Hispanic 8% 13%
Hispanic 66% 46%
White, non-Hispanic 25% 39%
Multiracial 1% %
Native American or Native Alaskan 0% 0.2%
Asian 0% %
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0% %

Student Subgroups

Subgroup School District
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 79% 60%
Limited English proficiency 27% 13%
Economically disadvantaged 70% 61%

Community ratings & reviews

  • (8 years ago)

    A great school. The principal Mr Lowman knows the names and greets each of his over 300 kids every morning. A very involved PTO with strong commuity support. Always top scoring in Texas academic testing. Awsome teachers that really care for their students.

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