Bush Elementary School

  • Bush Elementary School serves 865 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 97% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 78%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 94% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 72%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the Texas state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 73% of the student body (majority Asian), which is higher than the Texas state average of 72%.

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School Overview

  • Bush Elementary School's student population of 865 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 43 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students865 students
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Total Classroom Teachers43 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Bush Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 20:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Bush Elementary School is 0.71, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.00. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (TX)
Overall School Rank#146 out of 7,879 schools
(Top 5%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
97%
78%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Bush Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Texas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
94%
72%
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Student : Teacher Ratio20:115:1
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Asian
41%
4%
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Hispanic
22%
52%
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Black
8%
13%
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White
27%
28%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Bush Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Texas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
2%
2%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Bush Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in TX.
Diversity Score0.71n/a
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Eligible for Free Lunch
11%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Bush Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Texas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Bush Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Texas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameHouston Isd School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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