Houston Elementary School

School Overview


5409 Ponciana Dr

Austin, TX 78744

(512) 414-2517

School Website

View map


Grades: PK - 5

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 980

Students Per Teacher: 16

Parent Reviews

7 Parent Reviews for Houston Elementary School

Great school!! But is not what I really want for my kids.They need more care with their students!!!

Posted by a parent on 09/19/11

i like the parent support Mrs Gonzales ,she is a great person,helps parents and provides support in everyway she can.,

Posted by a parent on 05/03/10

Best teacher in Austin works there - Maggie Burbo

Posted by a parent on 04/14/10

My daughter has been in mr. Walpo's pre-k class this year. And he is an extraordinary teacher. She has learned more than i expected of a pre-k class. His dedication to the kids is commendable. Our hat is off to mr. Walpo!

Posted by a parent on 02/13/10

My daughter has been to this school for two years now and will not be there next year. This school lacks a lot from discipline to students with behavior issue and parents that just don't care. I have never felt so disappointed in a school as I have for this one. Im just glad that my daughter will no ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 05/01/09

This is the 3rd year that my kids have come to Houston Elementary. I think that this school and the teachers are great. Teachers work really hard with students that need that extra push. But overall I think that all students would do very well if ALL parents were more involved at school and at home. ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 10/25/04

My two children have been at Houston the past two years and I am thinking of moving them to a differnt school next year. I think we have some teachers who really work hard and are here for the right reason. I have mixed feelings on how much pressure that is placed in the students by the disrtict on standardized ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 03/11/04

Have a question about schools? Ask it at Trulia Voices. See more reviews at www.greatschools.net

School Profile for Houston Elementary School

Test scores
Test scores for Houston Elementary School

TAKS* Test Scores

Grade Level:

Test Year: 2011
Houston Elementary School
Austin Isd
* In 2010-2011, the Texas Assessment of Knowledge and Skills (TAKS) was used to test students in reading in grades 3 through 9; in writing in grades 4 and 7; in English language arts in grades 10 and 11; in mathematics in grades 3 through 11; in science in grades 5, 8, 10 and 11; and in social studies in grades 8, 10 and 11. TAKS is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Texas. The grade 11 Exit Level TAKS is a high school graduation requirement. The goal is for all students to score at or above the state standard.

Homes for sale near Houston Elementary School

2517 Dove Dr 2517 Dove Dr
4 br  2 ba
6203 Dove Ct 6203 Dove Ct
3 br  2 ba
4411 Teri Rd 4411 Teri Rd
3 br  2 ba
5318 Presidio Rd 5318 Presid...
4 br  2 ba
306 Tilbury Ln 306 Tilbury...
3 br  2 ba
4407 E Stassney Ln 4407 E Stas...
4 br  2 ba
Nearby Schools
Charts and Data
Austin schools — Houston Elementary School is located at 5409 Ponciana Dr, Austin TX 78744. 5409 Ponciana Dr is in the 78744 ZIP code in Austin, TX The school district for Houston Elementary School is the Austin Isd. Houston Elementary School is a Public school that serves grade levels PK - 5.
School information provided by GreatSchools. Information is deemed reliable but not guaranteed.
Copyright © 2015 Trulia, Inc. All rights reserved.   |  
Have a question? Visit our Help Center to find the answer