Bush Elementary School

  • Bush Elementary School serves 473 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 48% (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 38% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Bush Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Texas for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Texas state level of 15:1.

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School Overview

  • Bush Elementary School's student population of 473 students has declined by 31% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 33 teachers has declined by 25% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students473 students
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Total Classroom Teachers33 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Bush 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 school's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has decreased from 16:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Bush Elementary School is 0.68, which is more 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#4184 out of 7999 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
48%
49%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
38%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:115:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
14%
4%
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Hispanic
43%
52%
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Black
7%
13%
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White
34%
28%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
2%
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Diversity Score0.680.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
37%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMidland Independent School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Midland Abell J High School
    Grades: 7-8 | 1,036 student
    0.5 miles
    3201 Heritage Blvd
    Midland, TX 79707
    (432) 689-6200
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  • Midland Scharbauer Elementary School
    Grades: PK-6 | 766 students
    0.6 miles
    2115 Hereford Blvd
    Midland, TX 79707
    (432) 240-8000
    0.6 PK-6 766
  • Midland Parker Elementary School
    Grades: PK-6 | 486 students
    1.2 miles
    3800 Norwood St
    Midland, TX 79707
    (432) 240-7600
    1.2 PK-6 486
  • Midland Rusk Elementary School
    Grades: PK-6 | 415 students
    1.2 miles
    2601 Wedgewood St
    Midland, TX 79707
    (432) 240-7800
    1.2 PK-6 415
  • Midland Lee High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 2,209 students
    1.4 miles
    3500 Neely Ave
    Midland, TX 79707
    (432) 689-1600
    1.4 9-12 2,209

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