Bray Elementary School

  • Bray Elementary School serves 301 students in grades PK-5.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the TX average of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 87% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 71%.
  • Bray Elementary School operates within the Cedar Hill Independent School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 301 students has grown by 10% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 20 teachers has grown by 17% over five years.
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2012)
Grades OfferedGrades PK-5
Total Students301 students
Bray Elementary School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender %Bray Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers20 teachers
Bray Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2015)
Students by GradeBray Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has decreased from 16:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.56 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 Ratio15:115:1
Bray Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2015)
Asian
n/a
4%
Bray Elementary School Asian Students (1990-2014)
Hispanic
20%
52%
Bray Elementary School Black Students (1988-2015)
Black
62%
13%
Bray Elementary School Black Students (1988-2015)
White
13%
29%
Bray Elementary School White Students (1988-2015)
Two or more races
5%
2%
Bray Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsBray Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownTX All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.560.41
Bray Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
62%
52%
Bray Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1995-2015)
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
6%
Bray Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2015)

District Comparison

  • Cedar Hill Independent School District's student population of 7,883 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $9,644 in this district is less than the state average of $12,250. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $9,073 is less than the state average of $12,682. The district spending/student has declined by 29% over four years.
School District NameCedar Hill Independent School District
Number of Schools
Managed
14
3
Number of Students Managed7,883825
Cedar Hill Independent School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
District Total Revenue$80 MM$9 MM
Cedar Hill Independent School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$75 MM$10 MM
Cedar Hill Independent School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$9,644$12,250
Cedar Hill Independent School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$9,073$12,682
Cedar Hill Independent School District District Spending / Student (1995-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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