Colony Bend Elementary School

Tel: (281)634-4080
  • Colony Bend Elementary School serves 767 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 88% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 75%) for the 2015-2016 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 90% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 71%) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • Colony Bend Elementary School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Texas for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) 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 72% of the student body (majority Asian), which is higher than the Texas state average of 71%.
  • Colony Bend Elementary School operates within the Fort Bend Independent School District.

Top Placements (Texas)

Colony Bend Elementary School is Listed among the top public schools in Texas for:

  • Category Attribute
  • Overall Rank Highest overall rank (Top 20%)
  • Math Proficiency Highest math proficiency (Top 20%)
  • Reading Language/Arts Proficiency Highest reading language/arts proficiency (Top 10%)
  • Diversity Most diverse schools (Top 10%)

School Overview

  • Colony Bend Elementary School's student population of 767 students has grown by 65% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 48 teachers has grown by 45% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students767 students
Colony Bend Elementary School Total Students (1989-2016)
Gender %Colony Bend Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers48 teachers
Colony Bend Elementary School Total Teachers (1988-2016)
Students by GradeColony Bend Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • Colony Bend Elementary School is ranked within the top 20% 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 14:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Colony Bend Elementary School is 0.70, which is more 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)
88%
75%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
90%
71%
Student : Teacher Ratio16:115:1
Colony Bend Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2016)
Asian
45%
4%
Colony Bend Elementary School Asian Students (1989-2016)
Hispanic
12%
52%
Colony Bend Elementary School Black Students (1989-2016)
Black
11%
13%
Colony Bend Elementary School Black Students (1989-2016)
White
28%
29%
Colony Bend Elementary School White Students (1989-2016)
Two or more races
4%
2%
Colony Bend Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2016)
All Ethnic GroupsColony Bend Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownTX All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.700.63
Colony Bend Elementary School Diversity Score (1989-2016)
Eligible for Free Lunch
10%
53%
Colony Bend Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1995-2016)
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
6%
Colony Bend Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2002-2016)

    District Comparison

    • The school district of Colony Bend 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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