3 Parent Reviews for Houston Gardens Elementary School
This school is not worth your time, just look at the location it speaks for itself. The TAKS scores have been low at this school for a while so don't believe the hype, and the teachers academics are based around nothing but the TAKS. I know children that have come out of this school and do not know the
... Read more basics in order to succeed in middle school. There has been so many complaints at HISD admin building regarding this school. My child was in boy scout there and complained how the leader was not watching the troop when another little boy was hurt. I would recommend you try another school this school is known to have a bad reputation. I wish I would had taken heed when I was informed by another parent about this school, I would have never sent them there. I moved them to another school in another district where they are getting the education they need because they were not getting it there. Read less
Posted by a parent on 01/27/13
Houston Gardens is a great school. The test scores just need to improve.
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Posted by a parent on 02/25/08
My review of HoustonGardens Elementary School is that it is a great school academically. I have two grandsons there and they are doing great. The younger one had a terrible time getting started, but now he is doing great because of the work, care and concern of his teacher. He is in Kindergarten. The
... Read more older one score 40 out of 42 on his TAKS test. He is in the fifth grade. I am very proud of the accomplishments that were made. As far as I know, there are music classes as well as choir there. There has been other extracurricular activities there including Boy/Cub Scouts, Camping, Football, and other things. I have attended a party given to all of the children who made honorroll. The food was provided by the school. I have also attended some programs and other acitvities there that were great. Read less
School Profile for Houston Gardens Elementary School
TAKS* Test Scores
Test Year: 2011
Houston Gardens Elementary School
* 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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Life Skills, Early Childhood Special Needs, Speech/Language Pathologists
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Houston schools — Houston Gardens Elementary School is located at 6820 Homestead Rd, Houston TX 77028. 6820 Homestead Rd is in the 77028 ZIP code in Houston, TX The school district for Houston Gardens Elementary School is the Houston Isd. Houston Gardens Elementary School is a Public school that serves grade levels PK - 5.
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