Kelso Elementary School

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5800 Southmund St

Houston, TX 77033

(713) 845-7451

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Grades: PK - 5

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 450

Students Per Teacher: 16

Parent Reviews

8 Parent Reviews for Kelso Elementary School

My Grandchildren love this school.They offer after school activities that any child can participate in.I know there are a lot of budget cuts in the school,but I feel they are doing the best they can of providing needed schooling.

Posted by a other on 06/01/13

Kelso is growing into a great school. The principal there is dedicated, and the teachers work hard. This year there has been a focus on differentiated instruction in leadership within the student body. I can see a change in the learning environment

Posted by a teacher on 03/02/13

worst school ever their is no dismissal time it can be from 3:10 - 3:15. also they have no security that the child will make it safe home my daughter and 2 cousins were follows in a truck while they were walking home, its not the first time this happens. and another thing tutorials is a waist of time ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 05/29/11

I am a parent and I have found a considerable difference in the school. They have made a big effort to provide our kids with more extra-curricular activities. My child has been tutored and his grades have went up considerably. His teacher is very kind and keeps me up to date on his development. So ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 04/13/09

This school is horrible! I don't know why anybody would want to send their child to this school. It is not taken care of and the faculty and staff are rude.

Posted by a parent on 12/29/07

this is not a great school. my son hasn't learned a thing more than he knew before he started. his grades have dropped. i go over his homework with him every day. so i decided to go talk to his teacher. i found that she doesn't check their homework. instead she lets the kids check it. and she doesn't ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 02/20/07

Staff is only interested in doing the minimal amount acceptable by law and doesn't even accomplish that at time. We had a poor experience here and removed our child for that reason.

Posted by a parent on 10/02/06

I would not reccommend Kelso elementary as a great school. The staff can be very rude and unproffesional at times. There needs to be major improvement in this area.

Posted by a parent on 02/07/06

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Test scores for Kelso Elementary School

TAKS* Test Scores

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Test Year: 2011
Kelso 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 — Kelso Elementary School is located at 5800 Southmund St, Houston TX 77033. 5800 Southmund St is in the 77033 ZIP code in Houston, TX The school district for Kelso Elementary School is the Houston Isd. Kelso Elementary School is a Public school that serves grade levels PK - 5.
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