Bess Campbell Elementary School

1000 Shadow Bend Dr
Sugar Land, TX 77479
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
10/
10
Top 1%
Bess Campbell Elementary School serves 606 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Bess Campbell Elementary School placed in the top 1% of all schools in Texas for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 1%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 90% (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 85% (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 36% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Texas state average of 72% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

Bess Campbell Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Texas for:

School Overview

Bess Campbell Elementary School's student population of 606 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 38 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students606 students
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Total Classroom Teachers38 teachers
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School Comparison

Bess Campbell Elementary School is ranked within the top 1% 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 Bess Campbell Elementary School is 0.55, 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
#47 out of 7999 schools
(Top 1%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
90%
49%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
85%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:115:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
Asian
8%
4%
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Hispanic
18%
52%
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Black
7%
13%
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White
64%
28%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
2%
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Diversity Score
0.550.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
4%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLamar CISD School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Bess Campbell Elementary School is Clements High School (2.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Fort Settlement Middle School (1.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Susanna Dickinson Elementary School (1.5 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Sugar Land Susanna Dickinson Elementary School Math: 82% | Reading: 81%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: PK-5 | 544 students
    1.5 miles
    7110 Greatwood Pkwy
    Sugar Land, TX 77479
    (832) 223-1400
    1.5 PK-5 544
  • Richmond William Velasquez Math: 50% | Reading: 52%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 652 students
    1.8 miles
    402 Macek Rd
    Richmond, TX 77469
    (832) 223-2600
    1.8 PK-5 652
  • Sugar Land Fort Settlement Middle School Math: 91% | Reading: 83%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    Grades: 6-8 | 1,429 student
    1.9 miles
    5440 Elkins Rd
    Sugar Land, TX 77479
    (281) 634-6440
    1.9 6-8 1,429
  • Sugar Land Clements High School Math: 77% | Reading: 84%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: 9-12 | 2,551 students
    2.5 miles
    4200 Elkins Dr
    Sugar Land, TX 77479
    (281) 634-2150
    2.5 9-12 2,551
  • Sugar Land Cornerstone Elementary School Math: 88% | Reading: 84%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    Grades: PK-5 | 1,131 student
    2.6 miles
    1800 Chatham Ave
    Sugar Land, TX 77479
    (281) 634-6400
    2.6 PK-5 1,131

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