Whidby Elementary School

7625 Springhill St, Houston, TX 77021 | (713) 746-8170
  • Grades: PK-5
  • Student Enrollment: 614
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
Additional Contact Information
  • Principal or Admin: Ms Cheryl York
  • Fax: (713) 746-8173
  • 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: 614
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 34.0
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 18.1
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 322 (52.4%)
  • Females: 292 (47.6%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 62 (10.1%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 276 (45.0%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 338 (55.0%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Whidby Elementary School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian20.3%
Black46976.4%
Asian365.9%
Hispanic8614.0%
White213.4%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Whidby Elementary School
  Number Percent
Pre-Kindergarten10917.8%
Kindergarten8814.3%
1st Grade10517.1%
2nd Grade7311.9%
3rd Grade9315.1%
4th Grade8513.8%
5th Grade619.9%
Faculty Breakdown (2010)
Average Teacher Experience
School:
12.4
District:
11.8
State:
11.3
Percent of Teachers With 1-5 Years Experience
School:
23.5%
District:
30.1%
State:
31.0%
Percent of Teachers With 6-10 Years Experience
School:
29.4%
District:
21.1%
State:
20.3%
Percent of Teachers With 11-20 Years Experience
School:
11.8%
District:
21.6%
State:
24.4%
Percent of Teachers With Greater Than 20 Years Experience
School:
26.5%
District:
21.1%
State:
18.3%
Faculty Salary (2010)
School Administration Average Base Salary
School:
$73,000
District:
$78,780
State:
$70,209
Teacher Average Base Salary
School:
$52,454
District:
$52,535
State:
$48,263
Beginning Teacher Average Base Salary
School:
$45,331
District:
$45,070
State:
$41,165
Teacher With 1-5 Years Experience Average Base Salary
School:
$45,767
State:
$43,527
Teacher With 6-10 Years Experience Average Base Salary
School:
$49,246
State:
$46,149
Teacher With 11-20 Years Experience Average Base Salary
School:
$54,628
State:
$50,153
Teacher With Greater Than 20 Years Experience Average Base Salary
School:
$63,370
State:
$58,427
Source: TX Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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  • Reviewed by Parent/Guardian on July 10, 2010
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • i think it is a wonderful school which is y i am trying to get my son back in

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