James H. Bright Elementary/j.w. Johnson Elementary School

2530 W 10th Ave
Hialeah, FL 33010
(School attendance zone shown in map)
James H. Bright Elementary/j.w. Johnson Elementary School serves 603 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 46% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 58%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 43% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 55%) for the 2017-18 school year.
James H. Bright Elementary/j.w. Johnson Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Florida 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 13:1 is lower than the Florida state level of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 98% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Florida state average of 62% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

James H. Bright Elementary/j.w. Johnson Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Florida for:

School Overview

James H. Bright Elementary/j.w. Johnson Elementary School's student population of 603 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 47 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students603 students
This chart display total students of James H. Bright Elementary/j.w. Johnson Elementary School by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Gender % This chart display gender of James H. Bright Elementary/j.w. Johnson Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers47 teachers
This chart display the total teachers of James H. Bright Elementary/j.w. Johnson Elementary School by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Students by Grade This chart display the students of James H. Bright Elementary/j.w. Johnson Elementary School by grade.

School Comparison

James H. Bright Elementary/j.w. Johnson Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 3,633 schools in Florida (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of James H. Bright Elementary/j.w. Johnson Elementary School is 0.13, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.70. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (FL)
Overall Testing Rank
#2545 out of 3633 schools
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall school rank of James H. Bright Elementary/j.w. Johnson Elementary School, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
46%
58%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of James H. Bright Elementary/j.w. Johnson Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Florida by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
43%
55%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of James H. Bright Elementary/j.w. Johnson Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Florida by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio13:116:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of James H. Bright Elementary/j.w. Johnson Elementary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Florida by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
3%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in James H. Bright Elementary/j.w. Johnson Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Florida by year, with the latest 1993-94 school year data.
Hispanic
93%
33%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in James H. Bright Elementary/j.w. Johnson Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Florida by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
5%
22%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in James H. Bright Elementary/j.w. Johnson Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Florida by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
2%
38%
This chart display the percentage of White students in James H. Bright Elementary/j.w. Johnson Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Florida by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
4%
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in James H. Bright Elementary/j.w. Johnson Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in FL.
Diversity Score
0.130.70
This chart display the diversity score of James H. Bright Elementary/j.w. Johnson Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Florida by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
87%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in James H. Bright Elementary/j.w. Johnson Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Florida by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in James H. Bright Elementary/j.w. Johnson Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Florida by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameDade School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to James H. Bright Elementary/j.w. Johnson Elementary School is Westland Hialeah Senior High School (0.9 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Imater Academy Middle School (0.5 miles away)
Show me:

School Reviews

Review James H. Bright Elementary/j.w. Johnson Elementary School. Reviews should be a few sentences in length. Please include any comments on:

  • Quality of academic programs, teachers, and facilities
  • Availability of music, art, sports and other extracurricular activities

I am a:

Name or Alias:

Your review:

Rate this school:
Recent Articles
Learn about why technical public high schools are earning attention for their unique career-training opportunities.
In light of an upcoming study on Montessori education in South Carolina, as well as the growing popularity of the Montessori Method in public charter schools, we’ll take a look at the principles behind Montessori education and whether it is an effective method for preparing some students for the professional world or higher education.
Some educators and community leaders are pushing for more math and science at the high school level. Is the move really necessary and if so, how do schools get students more interested in these STEM subjects?