Katy ISD Dominates List of Best Public Elementary Schools in Houston  

KATY [October 5, 2018] – It wasn’t just the first, the second, nor the third spot on the list of 2019 Top 10 Public Elementary Schools in the Houston area, Katy Independent School District took all 10 of them plus six additional ones, claiming the top 16 spots on the list!

Niche, an educational data analysis site, compiles data from the Department of Education as well as student and teacher surveys to determine the list of top schools.  Ranking factors include state test scores, student-teacher ratio, student diversity, teacher quality, grade school ratings and the overall quality of the school district.  Last year Katy ISD swept the list as well claiming the top 15 spots.

The following Katy ISD elementary schools made the list:

  1. Fred & Patti Shafer Elementary
  2. Bonnie Holland Elementary
  3. WoodCreek Elementary
  4. Odessa Kilpatrick Elementary
  5. Stan C. & Patsy Stanley Elementary
  6. Tom Wilson Elementary
  7. Jo Ella Exley Elementary
  8. Sue Creech Elementary
  9. Michael L. Griffin Elementary
  10. Keiko Davidson Elementary
  11. Roosevelt Alexander Elementary
  12. Roberta Wright Rylander Elementary
  13. Hazel S. Pattison Elementary
  14. Ray & Jamie Wolman Elementary
  15. Jeanette Hayes Elementary
  16. James E. Randolph Elementary

Katy ISD has a total of 41 elementary schools with an overall district enrollment of close to 80,000 students.