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 11% over five years.
The teacher population of 41 teachers has grown by 10% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-6
Total Students 728 students
Bedford Heights Elementary School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 52% Male / 48%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 41 teachers
Bedford Heights Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade Bedford Heights Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has stayed the same 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
Bedford Heights Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
4%
4%
Bedford Heights Elementary School Asian Students (1988-2013)
Hispanic
15%
51%
Bedford Heights Elementary School Black Students (1988-2013)
Black
6%
13%
Bedford Heights Elementary School Black Students (1988-2013)
White
73%
30%
Bedford Heights Elementary School White Students (1988-2013)
Two or more races
1%
2%
Bedford Heights Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2012-2013)
All Ethnic Groups Bedford Heights Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown TX All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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
Bedford Heights Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2013)
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%
Bedford Heights Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1992-2013)
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%
Bedford Heights Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 21,821 students has grown by 7% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $9,529 is less than the state average of $11,947. The district revenue/student has grown by 15% over four years.
The district spending/student of $8,850 is less than the state average of $12,666. The district spending/student has grown by 12% over four years.
School District Name Hurst-euless-bedford Independent School District
Number of Schools
Managed
32
3
Number of Students Managed 21,821 822
Hurst-euless-bedford Independent   School District Students Managed (1988-2013)
District Total Revenue $196 MM $9 MM
Hurst-euless-bedford Independent   School District District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $182 MM $9 MM
Hurst-euless-bedford Independent   School District District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $9,529 $11,947
Hurst-euless-bedford Independent   School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $8,850 $12,666
Hurst-euless-bedford Independent   School District 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 Grades Students
  • BedfordShady Brook Elementary School
    2601 Shady Brook Dr
    BedfordTX 76021
    (817)354-3513
    0.7 mi | Gr. KG-6 | 593 students                      
  • BedfordBedford J High School
    325 Carolyn Dr
    BedfordTX 76021
    (817)788-3101
    0.9 mi | Gr. 7-9 | 790 students                      
  • BedfordSpring Garden Elementary School
    2400 Cummings Rd
    BedfordTX 76021
    (817)354-3395
    1.2 mi | Gr. PK-6 | 629 students                      
  • HurstBell High School
    1601 Brown Trl
    HurstTX 76054
    (817)282-2551
    1.4 mi | Gr. 10-12 | 2079 students                      
  • ColleyvilleBransford Elementary School
    601 Glade Rd
    ColleyvilleTX 76034
    (817)305-4920
    1.4 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 356 students                      

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