Bonham Elementary School

8302 Braes River Dr
Houston, TX 77074
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Bonham Elementary School serves 974 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Bonham 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 33% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the Texas state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Texas state average of 72% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

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School Overview

Bonham Elementary School's student population of 974 students has declined by 11% over five school years.
The teacher population of 63 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students974 students
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Total Classroom Teachers63 teachers
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School Comparison

Bonham 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 Bonham Elementary School is 0.41, 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
#5754 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)
33%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
1%
4%
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Hispanic
73%
52%
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Black
24%
13%
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White
1%
28%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
2%
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Diversity Score
0.410.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
95%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameHouston Independent School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Bonham Elementary School is Sharpstown High School (0.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Sugar Grove Academy (0.3 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Houston Sugar Grove Academy Math: 18% | Reading: 20%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 659 students
    0.3 miles
    8405 Bonhomme
    Houston, TX 77074
    (713) 271-0214
    0.3 6-8 659
  • Houston Sharpstown High School Math: 18% | Reading: 16%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,693 student
    0.4 miles
    7504 Bissonnet St
    Houston, TX 77074
    (713) 771-7215
    0.4 9-12 1,693
  • Houston Alief Isd J J A E P Alternative School
    Grades: 6-10 | 9 students
    0.7 miles
    2525 Murworth
    Houston, TX 77054
    (713) 755-4766
    0.7 6-10 9
  • Houston Step Charter Ii Charter School
    Math: 20-29% | Reading: 20-29%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-4 | 119 students
    0.7 miles
    8282 Bissonnet St
    Houston, TX 77099
    (281) 988-7797
    0.7 K-4 119
  • Houston Southwest Schools Bissonnet El Campus Alternative School
    Charter School
    Math: 50-54% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 429 students
    0.8 miles
    8440 Bissonnet St
    Houston, TX 77074
    (713) 988-5839
    0.8 PK-5 429

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