Elsik High School Overview

2014 Academic Indicators
College Readiness Index
33.4
Geometry Proficiency
2.9
Reading Proficiency
2.4
Student/Teacher Ratio
17:1
  • 09–12 Grades
  • 4,004 Students
  • 229 Teachers

Elsik High School
12601 HIGH STAR
HOUSTON, TX 77072

Phone: (281) 498-8110

District: Alief Independent School District

Overview

At Elsik High School, students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at Elsik High School is 64 percent. The student body makeup is 51 percent male and 49 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 97 percent. Elsik High School is 1 of 4 high schools in the Alief Independent School District.

Rankings / Awards

This details how this school compares with others based on U.S. News ranking criteria.

Medal Awarded None
National Rank
Unranked

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Students / Teachers

These counts and percentages of students and teachers are from data reported by schools to the government.

Total Enrollment 4,004
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 97%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 75%
Full-Time Teachers 229

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Test Scores

U.S. News calculates these values based on student performance on state exit exams and internationally available exams on college-level course work (AP®/IB exams).

Proficient in Reading 34%
Proficient in Geometry 63%
College Readiness Index 33.4

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School Data

School profile information is based on government data.

Grades Served 09 – 12
Setting Large City
Charter School No
Magnet School No
Receives Title I Funding Yes

District

This information relates to high schools run by this school's state operating agency. Many districts contain only one high school.

Total Schools 4
Total Students 11,557
Proficient in Reading (district average) 48%
Proficient in Geometry (district average) 64%
College Readiness (district average) 30.5

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Nearby Schools

Elsik High School is 1 of 4 schools in the Alief Independent School District.

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