James B Bonham Elementary School (Closed 2013)

2617 North Henderson Ave
Dallas, TX 75206
(School attendance zone shown in map)
  • James B Bonham Elementary School served 227 students in grades Prekindergarten-3.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math was ≥90% (which was higher than the Texas state average of 83%) for the 2011-12 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts was ≥90% (which was higher than the Texas state average of 88%) for the 2011-12 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 was lower than the Texas state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment was 92% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which was higher than the Texas state average of 72%.

School Overview

AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2010)
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-3
Total Students227 students
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Total Classroom Teachers18 teachers
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School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2012-2013 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (TX)
Overall School Rank--
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)≥90%
83%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)≥90%
88%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:115:1
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Asian
4%
4%
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Hispanic
86%
52%
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Black
1%
13%
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White
8%
28%
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Two or more races
1%
2%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in James B Bonham Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in TX.
Diversity Score0.25n/a
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Eligible for Free Lunch
76%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameDallas Isd School District
Source: 2012-2013 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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