Bear Branch Elementary School

8909 Fm 1488
Magnolia, TX 77353
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
8/
10
Top 30%
Bear Branch Elementary School serves 637 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Bear Branch Elementary School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Texas for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 54% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 49%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 57% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Texas state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 22% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Texas state average of 72% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

Bear Branch Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Texas for:

School Overview

Bear Branch Elementary School's student population of 637 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 39 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students637 students
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Total Classroom Teachers39 teachers
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School Comparison

Bear Branch Elementary School is ranked within the top 30% 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 Bear Branch Elementary School is 0.37, 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
#1900 out of 7999 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
54%
49%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
57%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
1%
4%
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Hispanic
15%
52%
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Black
3%
13%
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White
78%
28%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
2%
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Diversity Score
0.370.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
16%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMagnolia Independent School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Bear Branch Elementary School is Magnolia High School (5.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Bear Branch J High School (1.8 miles away)
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