Hay Branch Elementary School

  • Hay Branch Elementary School serves 680 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 37% (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 40% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Hay Branch 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 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the Texas state level of 15:1.

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Hay Branch Elementary School's student population of 680 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 46 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students680 students
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Total Classroom Teachers46 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Hay Branch 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 15:1 has increased from 14:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Hay Branch Elementary School is 0.62, which is less 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 School Rank#5143 out of 7999 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
37%
49%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
40%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
4%
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Hispanic
21%
52%
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Black
51%
13%
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White
16%
28%
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Hawaiian
2%
n/a
Two or more races
9%
2%
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Diversity Score0.620.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
84%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Hay Branch Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Texas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch (14-15)
9%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Hay Branch Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Texas by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameKilleen Independent School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

  • The nearest high school and middle school to Hay Branch Elementary School is Killeen Jjaep (1.0 miles away)
  • The nearest elementary school is Rancier Middle School (2.0 miles away)
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Great communication with parents and great teachers! I have 3 kids there and got an out of district transfer to keep my kids at Hay Branch after we moved. Love the school!
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