Bedford Heights Elementary School

1000 Cummings Dr

Bedford, TX 76021-2364

Grades: PK-6

728 students

Bedford Heights Elementary School serves 728 students in grades PK-6.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the TX average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 27% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 70%.
Bedford Heights Elementary School operates within the Hurst-euless-bedford Independent School District.

Overview

The student population of 728 students has grown by 9% over five years.
The teacher population of 41 teachers has grown by 5% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-6
Total Students 728 students
Gender % 52% Male / 48%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 41 teachers
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 0.44 is more than the state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (TX) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 18:1 14:1
American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
4%
4%
Hispanic
15%
51%
Black
6%
13%
White
73%
30%
Two or more races
1%
2%
All Ethnic Groups
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.
0.44 0.41
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.
15%
53%
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.
4%
7%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 21,821 students has grown by 6% over five years.
School District Name Hurst-euless-bedford Independent School District
Number of Schools
Managed
32
3
Number of Students Managed 21,821 822
District Total Revenue $196 MM $9 MM
District Spending $182 MM $9 MM
District Revenue / Student $9,529 $11,947
District Spending / Student $8,850 $12,666
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Bell High School (1.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Bedford J High School (0.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Shady Brook Elementary School (0.7 miles away)
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Show me:
  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • BedfordShady Brook Elementary School
    2601 Shady Brook Dr
    BedfordTX 76021
    (817)354-3513
    0.7 mi | 593 students | Gr. KG-6                      
  • BedfordBedford J High School
    325 Carolyn Dr
    BedfordTX 76021
    (817)788-3101
    0.9 mi | 790 students | Gr. 7-9                      
  • BedfordSpring Garden Elementary School
    2400 Cummings Rd
    BedfordTX 76021
    (817)354-3395
    1.2 mi | 629 students | Gr. PK-6                      
  • HurstBell High School
    1601 Brown Trl
    HurstTX 76054
    (817)282-2551
    1.4 mi | 2079 students | Gr. 10-12                      
  • ColleyvilleBransford Elementary School
    601 Glade Rd
    ColleyvilleTX 76034
    (817)305-4920
    1.4 mi | 356 students | Gr. PK-5                      

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