Barbara Bush Elementary School

511 E Springdale
Grand Prairie, TX 75052
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
4/
10
Bottom 50%
Barbara Bush Elementary School serves 490 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
Barbara Bush Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Texas for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 40% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 49%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 39% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Texas state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 87% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Texas state average of 72% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Barbara Bush Elementary School's student population of 490 students has declined by 17% over five school years.
The teacher population of 34 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students490 students
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Total Classroom Teachers34 teachers
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School Comparison

Barbara Bush Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 7,999 schools in Texas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Barbara Bush Elementary School is 0.53, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.64. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (TX)
Overall Testing Rank
#5045 out of 7999 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
40%
49%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
39%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:115:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
Asian
1%
4%
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Hispanic
65%
52%
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Black
19%
13%
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White
13%
28%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
2%
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Diversity Score
0.530.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
72%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameGrand Prairie Independent School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school and middle school to Barbara Bush Elementary School is Ymla At John F Kennedy Middle School (0.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Sam Rayburn El Steam Academy (0.4 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Grand Prairie Sam Rayburn El Steam Academy Math: 39% | Reading: 44%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 566 students
    0.4 miles
    2800 Reforma Dr
    Grand Prairie, TX 75052
    (972) 264-8900
    0.4 K-5 566
  • Grand Prairie Ymla At John F Kennedy Middle School Math: 44% | Reading: 30%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-9 | 745 students
    0.6 miles
    2205 Se 4th St
    Grand Prairie, TX 75051
    (972) 264-8651
    0.6 6-9 745
  • Grand Prairie South Grand Prairie High School Math: 54% | Reading: 33%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 3,381 students
    0.7 miles
    301 W Warrior Trl
    Grand Prairie, TX 75052
    (972) 343-1500
    0.7 9-12 3,381
  • Duncanville Advantage Academy Charter School
    Math: 27% | Reading: 31%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-12 | 1,666 student
    0.8 miles
    955 Freetown Rd
    Duncanville, TX 75116
    (214) 276-5800
    0.8 PK-12 1,666
  • Grand Prairie Ervin C Whitt Elementary School Math: 47% | Reading: 44%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 649 students
    0.8 miles
    3320 S Edelweiss
    Grand Prairie, TX 75052
    (972) 264-5024
    0.8 PK-5 649

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