Foerster Elementary School

14200 Fonmeadow Dr, Houston, TX 77035 | (713) 726-3604
  • Grades: PK-5
  • Student Enrollment: 643
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5 out of 5 | 1 Review
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
Additional Contact Information
  • Principal or Admin: Ms Pamela Farinas
  • Fax: (713) 726-3629
  • Website: www.houstonisd.org
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
    All students of this school are eligible for participation in authorized programs.
School District Details

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 643
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 37.5
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 17.1
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 359 (55.8%)
  • Females: 284 (44.2%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 35 (5.4%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 377 (58.6%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 412 (64.1%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Foerster Elementary School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian10.2%
Black41764.9%
Asian517.9%
Hispanic16425.5%
White101.6%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Foerster Elementary School
  Number Percent
Pre-Kindergarten7311.4%
Kindergarten8212.8%
1st Grade11417.7%
2nd Grade9414.6%
3rd Grade10015.6%
4th Grade8913.8%
5th Grade9114.2%
Faculty Breakdown (2010)
Average Teacher Experience
School:
9.3
District:
11.8
State:
11.3
Percent of Teachers With 1-5 Years Experience
School:
38.7%
District:
30.1%
State:
31.0%
Percent of Teachers With 6-10 Years Experience
School:
21.3%
District:
21.1%
State:
20.3%
Percent of Teachers With 11-20 Years Experience
School:
13.3%
District:
21.6%
State:
24.4%
Percent of Teachers With Greater Than 20 Years Experience
School:
18.7%
District:
21.1%
State:
18.3%
Faculty Salary (2010)
School Administration Average Base Salary
School:
$71,098
District:
$78,780
State:
$70,209
Teacher Average Base Salary
School:
$50,882
District:
$52,535
State:
$48,263
Beginning Teacher Average Base Salary
School:
$44,987
District:
$45,070
State:
$41,165
Teacher With 1-5 Years Experience Average Base Salary
School:
$45,829
State:
$43,527
Teacher With 6-10 Years Experience Average Base Salary
School:
$49,319
State:
$46,149
Teacher With 11-20 Years Experience Average Base Salary
School:
$52,776
State:
$50,153
Teacher With Greater Than 20 Years Experience Average Base Salary
School:
$64,321
State:
$58,427
Source: TX Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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1 review for Foerster Elementary School

  • Reviewed by Community Member on June 05, 2009
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • This school has transformed so much since the new principal arrived. It looks better, the teachers are really working and all the stuff they do for the kids is great.

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