Briargate Elementary School

Tel: (281)634-4560
  • Briargate Elementary School serves 468 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 57% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 75%) for the 2015-2016 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 48% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 71%) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • Briargate 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 2015-2016 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Texas state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 98% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Texas state average of 71%.
  • Briargate Elementary School operates within the Fort Bend Independent School District.

School Overview

  • Briargate Elementary School's student population of 468 students has declined by 20% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 30 teachers has declined by 21% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students468 students
Briargate Elementary School Total Students (1989-2016)
Gender %Briargate Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers30 teachers
Briargate Elementary School Total Teachers (1988-2016)
Students by GradeBriargate Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • Briargate Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 7879 schools in Texas (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has increased from 15:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Briargate Elementary School is 0.38, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.63. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (TX)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
57%
75%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
48%
71%
Student : Teacher Ratio16:115:1
Briargate Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2016)
Asian
n/a
4%
Briargate Elementary School Asian Students (1988-1994)
Hispanic
21%
52%
Briargate Elementary School Black Students (1989-2016)
Black
76%
13%
Briargate Elementary School Black Students (1989-2016)
White
2%
29%
Briargate Elementary School White Students (1990-2016)
Two or more races
1%
2%
Briargate Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2016)
All Ethnic GroupsBriargate Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownTX All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.380.63
Briargate Elementary School Diversity Score (1989-2016)
Eligible for Free Lunch
72%
53%
Briargate Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1995-2016)
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
6%
Briargate Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2016)

    District Comparison

    • The school district of Briargate Elementary School is Fort Bend Independent School District, which is ranked within the top 30% of all 1203 school districts in Texas (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
    • Fort Bend Independent School District's student population of 73,115 students has grown by 5% over five school years.
    • The revenue/student of $8,977 in this district is less than the state average of $10,811. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
    • The district's spending/student of $10,092 is less than the state average of $11,097. The district spending/student has grown by 16% over four school years.
    School District NameFort Bend Independent School District
    Number of Schools
    Managed
    78
    3
    Number of Students Managed73,115831
    Fort Bend Independent School District Students Managed (1988-2016)
    District Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
    82%
    75%
    District Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
    79%
    71%
    District Total Revenue$625 MM$9 MM
    District Spending$702 MM$9 MM
    District Revenue / Student$8,977$10,811
    District Spending / Student$10,092$11,097
    School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
    Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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