Bang Elementary School

8900 Rio Grande,

Houston, TX, 77064-7137

Tel: (281)897-4760
Grades: PK-5

971 students

Bang Elementary School serves 971 students in grades PK-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the TX average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 71% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is more than the state average of 69%.
Bang Elementary School operates within the Cypress-fairbanks Independent School District.

Overview

The student population of 971 students has grown by 7% over five years.
The teacher population of 55 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 971 students
Bang Elementary School Total Students (1991-2012)
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 55 teachers
Bang Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (1991-2012)
Students by Grade Bang Elementary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has increased from 17:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.76 is more than the state average of 0.64. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (TX) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 18:1 14:1
Bang Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (1991-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
7%
3%
Bang Elementary School Asian (1991-2012)
Hispanic
29%
50%
Bang Elementary School Hispanic (1991-2012)
Black
27%
13%
Bang Elementary School Black (1991-2012)
White
29%
31%
Bang Elementary School White (1991-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Bang Elementary School Sch Ethnicity Bang Elementary School Sta Ethnicity
Diversity Score
The 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.
0.76 0.64
Bang Elementary School Diversity Score (1991-2012)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families 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.
47%
44%
Bang Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1992-2012)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families 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.
8%
7%
Bang Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 110,919 students has grown by 10% over five years.
School District Name Cypress-fairbanks Independent School District
Number of Schools
Managed
83
3
Number of Students Managed 110,919 799
Cypress-fairbanks Independent   School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $861 MM $9 MM
Cypress-fairbanks Independent   School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $1,028 MM $9 MM
Cypress-fairbanks Independent   School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $8,550 $11,947
Cypress-fairbanks Independent   School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $10,214 $12,666
Cypress-fairbanks Independent   School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Cypress-fairbanks J J A E P (1.6 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Cook Middle School (0.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Gleason Elementary School (1 miles away)
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  • Houston Cook Middle School
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    Houston , TX , 77064
    (281)897-4400
    0.5  mi  |  1595  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Houston Gleason Elementary School
    9203 Willowbridge Park Blvd
    Houston , TX , 77064
    (281)517-6800
    1  mi  |  962  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Houston Emmott Elementary School
    11750 Steepleway Blvd
    Houston , TX , 77065
    (281)897-4500
    1.5  mi  |  915  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Katy Dr Debbie Emery Elementary School
    19636 Plantation Myrtles Dr
    Katy , TX , 77449
    (281)213-1550
    1.5  mi  |  863  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Cypress Dr Cheryl Corbett Salyards Middle School
    21757 Fairfield Place
    Cypress , TX , 77433
    (281)373-2400
    1.5  mi  |  1361  students  |  Gr.  6-8

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