Elrod Elementary School

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6230 Dumfries Dr

Houston, TX 77096

(713) 778-3330

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Grades: PK - 5

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 650

Students Per Teacher: 9

Parent Reviews

7 Parent Reviews for Elrod Elementary School

Elrod Elementary School I have had a very troubled few years. My life and finances as well as family has been torn apart a shaken to the core. Starting From hurricane Ike damaged my apartment sent my family of 3 running for shelter.It has been myself and my 2 sons my oldest is now 20 and my youngest ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 08/08/13

Although some may argue that Elrod's location is not the most desirable, its stellar Educator Performance outshines its surrounding community demographics. 1st Grade Teacher Mrs. Zenovia Crier is a primary example of excellence in our school system. It is very apparent that Mrs. Crier has a love for ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 03/07/12

I wanted to say that I am fully impressed with Ms. Crier. I was apprehensive about placing my child at this school because I heard of all of its shortcomings. My friend told me this woman is amazing. My friend sat me down and allowed me to listen to her son read and it blew me away. I signed my child ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 02/25/12

My child attended Elrod since the First Grade at which time the school helped her educational growth tremendously. She's currently in the Fifth grade an no longer attends Elrod due the declining emphasis on academics and the failing results in TAKS scores. Some of the teachers there are there for the ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 09/13/07

I have 3 children at Elrod, and the teachers there are excellent. They stress personal behavior as well as academics. They could use more parental involvement. Their G/T program is phenomenal.

Posted by a parent on 08/08/06

My neighborhood school and I won't send my kids. Racially and socioeconomically imbalanced. Mostly latchkey apartment kids. They are trying to make a difference, but until they can entice the neighborhood kids, it's tough going...

Posted by a parent on 09/27/05

My child has been going to El Rod since she was 5 years old. My daughter has struggled with an illness and it has prevented her from many things and she has also missed alot of school during the first years, but at El Rod each of the teachers and including the principle and the assistant principle have ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 04/04/05

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Test scores for Elrod Elementary School

TAKS* Test Scores

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Test Year: 2011
Elrod Elementary School
Houston 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.

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Houston schools — Elrod Elementary School is located at 6230 Dumfries Dr, Houston TX 77096. 6230 Dumfries Dr is in the 77096 ZIP code in Houston, TX The school district for Elrod Elementary School is the Houston Isd. Elrod Elementary School is a Public school that serves grade levels PK - 5.
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