Bess Brannen Elementary School

802 That Way St,

Lake Jackson, TX, 77566-4299

Tel: (979)730-7170
Grades: PK-4

474 students

Bess Brannen Elementary School serves 474 students in grades PK-4.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the TX average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 47% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 69%.
Bess Brannen Elementary School operates within the Brazosport Isd School District.

Overview

The student population of 474 students has declined by 7% over five years.
The teacher population of 27 teachers has declined by 15% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-4
Total Students 474 students
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 27 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has increased from 16:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.61 is less than the state average of 0.64. The school's diversity has increased by 8% over five years.
This School (TX) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 18:1
14:1
American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
5%
3%
Hispanic
33%
50%
Black
4%
13%
White
53%
31%
Unknown
4%
3%
All Ethnic Groups
Diversity ScoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body. 0.61
0.64
Eligible for Free LunchFamilies meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program. 27%
44%
Eligible for Reduced
LunchFamilies meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
5%
7%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 12,551 students has grown by 0% over five years.
School District Name Brazosport Isd School District
Number of Schools
Managed
21
n/a
Number of Students Managed 12,551
n/a
District Total Revenue n/a
n/a
District Spending n/a
n/a
District Revenue / Student n/a
n/a
District Spending / Student n/a
n/a
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2034 (latest year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Brazoswood High School (3.4 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Lake Jackson Int (1.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Elisabet Ney Elementary School (1.8 miles away)
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