Mcnamara Elementary School

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8714 Mcavoy Dr

Houston, TX 77074

(713) 778-3460

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Grades: PK - 5

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 750

Students Per Teacher: 15

Parent Reviews

4 Parent Reviews for Mcnamara Elementary School

Best and wonderful Elementary School ever in H.I.S.D. I went there through Pre-k throught the fifth grade. And now I am a senior! Never will forget how incredibly amazing McNamara Elementary School is. Leadership and staff members are great! Excellent learning facilities! And has various involvements. ...  Read more

Posted by a other on 02/12/13

the school is grate. but the pick up systems is really horible they sould learn from the other schools. bad bad bad pick up system. David Montes.

Posted by a parent on 10/12/09

This is an excellent school, Ms. Varnado 2nd Grade Teacher is the best I seen. Principal is also very good. I recommend this school to all parents

Posted by a parent on 08/18/09

McNamara is such a wonderful school. The leadership is outstanding, especially Ms. Gretchen Barnes, Principal. But all the staff and faculty well exceed the average. Parent involvement is one of Ms. Barnes' and the newly formed PTO's highest priorities. It will be a huge challenge, but we are already ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 11/02/03

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Test scores
Test scores for Mcnamara Elementary School

TAKS* Test Scores

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Test Year: 2011
Mcnamara 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 — Mcnamara Elementary School is located at 8714 Mcavoy Dr, Houston TX 77074. 8714 Mcavoy Dr is in the 77074 ZIP code in Houston, TX The school district for Mcnamara Elementary School is the Houston Isd. Mcnamara Elementary School is a Public school that serves grade levels PK - 5.
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