Bedford Heights Elementary School

1000 Cummings Dr

Bedford, TX 76021-2364

Tel: (817)788-3150
Grades: KG-6

704 students

Bedford Heights Elementary School serves 704 students in grades KG-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 69%.
Bedford Heights Elementary School operates within the Hurst-euless-bedford Independent School District.

Overview

The student population of 704 students has grown by 5% over five years.
The teacher population of 39 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-6
Total Students 704 students
Gender % 52% Male / 48%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 39 teachers
Students by Grade Bedford Heights 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 0.45 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
2%
n/a
Asian
4%
3%
Hispanic
13%
50%
Black
4%
13%
White
73%
31%
All Ethnic Groups Bedford Heights Elementary School Sch Ethnicity Bedford Heights 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.
0.45 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.
16%
44%
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.
5%
7%
Bedford Heights Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 21,577 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Hurst-euless-bedford Independent School District
Number of Schools
Managed
32
4
Number of Students Managed 21,577 730
District Total Revenue $196 MM $9 MM
Hurst-euless-bedford Independent   School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $182 MM $9 MM
Hurst-euless-bedford Independent   School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $9,529 $11,947
Hurst-euless-bedford Independent   School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $8,850 $12,666
Hurst-euless-bedford Independent   School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
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 | 573 students | Gr. KG-6                      
  • BedfordBedford J High School
    325 Carolyn Dr
    BedfordTX 76021
    (817)788-3101
    0.9 mi | 797 students | Gr. 7-9                      
  • BedfordSpring Garden Elementary School
    2400 Cummings Rd
    BedfordTX 76021
    (817)354-3395
    1.2 mi | 659 students | Gr. PK-6                      
  • HurstBell High School
    1601 Brown Trl
    HurstTX 76054
    (817)282-2551
    1.4 mi | 2069 students | Gr. 10-12                      
  • ColleyvilleBransford Elementary School
    601 Glade Rd
    ColleyvilleTX 76034
    (817)305-4920
    1.4 mi | 376 students | Gr. KG-5                      

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Did You Know?
Bedford, TX public schools have a 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. of 0.05, which is lower than the Texas average of 0.39. The most diverse school in Bedford is Bell Manor Elementary School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Texas or national school diversity statistics.