Youens Elementary School

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12141 High Star Dr

Houston, TX 77072

(281) 983-8383

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Grades: PK - 5

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 1,070

Students Per Teacher: 9

Parent Reviews

5 Parent Reviews for Youens Elementary School

If only there could be more diversity. This whole area has turn into one ethnic group. I am no where near caring about things as little as skin color, but every child and every place needs different cultures. Not just one. Not the fault of the school. Many neighborhoods end up being all "one type" sooner ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 10/23/13

This school is very crowded and majority are Spanish speaking students, at a quick look you would think you are in a Mexico school. Classroom ratio is of one of the worst in the area. I would not recommend this school.

Posted by a parent on 09/27/11

the teachers are very good and my dauther had commanded performance in her TAKS tanks to the teachers: Mr.Felix and Mr.Mellado fourth grade teachers

Posted by a parent on 05/30/08

Youens Elementary School is a great school in terms of academics. My children learn progressively very well the basics they will need on the next level. I am very happy with the arts and sports program as well. They are equally important for my children. My wife and I take part in the activities as much ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 04/06/05

I have lived in Houston since 1999. I have 4 children in the alief school district. I see that the Mexican population in growing. I had never heard of ESL until coming to houston. I see they are teaching Mexican children to be bi-linqual at an early age. The job market here is requesting a large ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 10/23/04

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Test scores for Youens Elementary School

TAKS* Test Scores

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Test Year: 2011
Youens Elementary School
Alief 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 — Youens Elementary School is located at 12141 High Star Dr, Houston TX 77072. 12141 High Star Dr is in the 77072 ZIP code in Houston, TX The school district for Youens Elementary School is the Alief Isd. Youens Elementary School is a Public school that serves grade levels PK - 5.
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