Curry Elementary School
8 May 2023 / by Crystal Brown
About Curry Elementary School
Curry Elementary School is a top-rated public school located in the heart of the city of Houston. It is part of the Houston Independent School District and serves students in grades Pre-K through 5th grade. Curry Elementary School is committed to providing a safe and nurturing learning environment for all students. The school offers a variety of programs and activities to meet the needs of its diverse student body.
Curry Elementary School offers a rigorous curriculum that focuses on the core academic subjects of math, science, language arts, and social studies. Additionally, the school offers a variety of enrichment programs such as music, art, physical education, and technology. The school also has an after-school program and an active Parent Teacher Association.
The school’s staff is dedicated to providing a quality education for all students. They strive to create an environment where students can reach their fullest potential. The school also has a strong commitment to the community and works with local organizations to provide resources and support to families in need.
Curry Elementary School is a great place for students to learn and grow. It is a place where students can be challenged and encouraged to reach their goals.
85 Yellow Jacket Dr
Jasper, AL 35503
PreK – 4
Overview Curry Elementary School
Curry Elementary School serves 508 students in grades Prekindergarten-4.
Curry Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Alabama for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 12% (which is lower than the Alabama state average of 24%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 57% (which is higher than the Alabama state average of 46%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the Alabama state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 7% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is lower than the Alabama state average of 47% (majority Black).
Verdict on Curry Elementary School
Curry Elementary School is ranked within the top 50% of all 1,276 schools in Alabama (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.The diversity score of Curry Elementary School is 0.13, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.61. The school’s diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.