Las Americas School

6501 Bellaire Blvd, Houston, TX 77074 | (713) 773-5300
  • Grades: 6-8
  • Student Enrollment: 120
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
  • Enrolls 120 middle school students from grades 6-8
  • 2010 Overall School AYP Met Status: No
Additional Contact Information
  • Principal or Admin: Maria D Moreno
  • Fax: (713) 773-1503
  • Website: www.houstonisd.org
School Operational Details
  • Alternative School
  • 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: 120
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 8.2
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 14.7
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 63 (52.5%)
  • Females: 57 (47.5%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 3 (2.5%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 113 (94.2%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 116 (96.7%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Las Americas School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian--
Black1714.2%
Asian97.5%
Hispanic9377.5%
White10.8%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Las Americas School
  Number Percent
6th Grade2218.3%
7th Grade3428.3%
8th Grade6453.3%
Faculty Breakdown (2010)
Average Teacher Experience
School:
11.3
District:
11.8
State:
11.3
Percent of Teachers With 1-5 Years Experience
School:
24.5%
District:
30.1%
State:
31.0%
Percent of Teachers With 6-10 Years Experience
School:
18.2%
District:
21.1%
State:
20.3%
Percent of Teachers With 11-20 Years Experience
School:
45.1%
District:
21.6%
State:
24.4%
Percent of Teachers With Greater Than 20 Years Experience
School:
12.2%
District:
21.1%
State:
18.3%
Faculty Salary (2010)
School Administration Average Base Salary
School:
$78,950
District:
$78,780
State:
$70,209
Teacher Average Base Salary
School:
$51,698
District:
$52,535
State:
$48,263
Teacher With 1-5 Years Experience Average Base Salary
School:
$45,256
State:
$43,527
Teacher With 6-10 Years Experience Average Base Salary
School:
$49,670
State:
$46,149
Teacher With 11-20 Years Experience Average Base Salary
School:
$52,080
State:
$50,153
Teacher With Greater Than 20 Years Experience Average Base Salary
School:
$66,182
State:
$58,427
Source: TX Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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