Benbrook Elementary



Benbrook Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Benbrook Elementary Students by Grade
PK 66
K 89
1 103
2 100
3 96
4 70
5 90
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Benbrook Elementary is a public elementary school located in Houston, TX in the Houston Independent School District. It enrolls 614 students in grades 1st through 12th. Benbrook Elementary is the 1,797th largest public school in Texas and the 12,757th largest nationally. It has 20.5 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 614
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 20.5:1
Full Time Teachers: 30.01
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 12,757th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Texas: 1,797th out of 4,806
Student/Teacher Rank in Texas: 4,697th out of 4,778
Full Time Teacher Rank in Texas: 3,169th out of 4,778

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Benbrook Elementary Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 320
(52%)
82,642
(49%)
 Male 294
(48%)
84,767
(51%)

Benbrook Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 573
(93%)
104,021
(62%)
 Black 19
(3%)
40,163
(24%)
 White 18
(3%)
14,735
(9%)
 Asian 2
(0%)
6,226
(4%)
 Two or More 1
(0%)
1,759
(1%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
375
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
130
(0%)

Benbrook Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free and Reduced Lunch Eligible 592
(96%)
130,078
(78%)
 Not Eligible 22
(4%)
37,331
(22%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 4,774 ranked schools in Texas, Benbrook Elementary is ranked 649th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Benbrook Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (96.4%) is significantly higher than the state average of 62.2%. This may indicate that the area has a higher level of poverty than the state average.

Students at a participating school may purchase a meal through the National School Lunch Program. Families with incomes between 130% and 185% of the federal poverty level are eligible for reduced price meals. Schools may not charge more than 40¢ for reduced-price lunches, nor more than 30¢ for reduced-price breakfasts. Students from families with incomes at or below 130% of the federal poverty level are eligible for free meals.

For 2014, a family of two needs to make an annual income below $20,449 to be eligible for free meals or below $29,100 for reduced price meals. A family of four needs to make an annual income below $31,005 for free meals or $44,122 for reduced price meals.

Benbrook Elementary Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 580
2006 507
2007 508
2008 507
2009 546
2010 536
2011 525
2012 523
2013 551
2014 611
2015 614

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 18.8
2006 16.1
2007 16.4
2008 17.5
2009 17.6
2010 17.3
2011 18.8
2012 20.1
2013 20
2014 21.1
2015 20.5

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.96379310344828
2006 0.82051282051282
2007 0.87795275590551
2008 0.8422090729783
2009 0.83150183150183
2010 0.72201492537313
2011 0.57904761904762
2012 0.97323135755258
2013 0.97640653357532
2014 0.97381342062193
2015 0.96416938110749

Compare Benbrook Elementary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,466.4% 14.7:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
2,050.0% 20.5:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.7%
 
State Average 62.2%
 
This School 96.4%
 

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Public PK - 05 614 20.5:1  
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Public elementary school and private elementary school data obtained from the National Center for Education Statistics in the United States. The data displayed is from the most current sources available. For public schools this is the 2015-2016 school year. For private schools this is the 2015-2016 school year.

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