Francis History

Francis Elementary School was built in 1955 on land purchased from Thomas B. Francis for whom the school is named. The school has approximately 850 students and 80 staff members including administrators, teachers, teaching assistants, office personnel, cafeteria staff, and custodial staff. Francis' staff is dedicated to the educational development of its students. The school is located in northeast Harris County near Beltway 8 and Highway 59.

Programs and Services Francis Offers:

Instruction which integrates technology 

A complete library media center with internet access for students and parents

Wireless internet access in every classroom 

Student laptop computers to use in class 

C.H.I.C.K.E.N. Club 

Drug awareness program 

Student Council 

Honor Choir 


Special days for parents and other family members 

Parent Connect which allows parents to view assignments and grades

Computer Lab; RTI Math and Reading Lab

Extended Day Tutoring

Family math and reading activity nights 

Summer School 

Social Skills 

Punt, Pass, and Kick competition

Jump Rope for Heart

Field Day