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 declined by 8% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 20 teachers has grown by 11% 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

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 Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.560.63
Bray Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
62%
52%
Bray Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1995-2015)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
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 $10,125 in this district is less than the state average of $12,250. The district revenue/student has grown by 16% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $9,525 is less than the state average of $12,682. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat 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$10,125$12,250
Cedar Hill Independent School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$9,525$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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