Bruce Elementary



Bruce Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Bruce Elementary Students by Grade
PK 50
K 85
1 103
2 103
3 103
4 84
5 92
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Bruce Elementary is a public elementary school located in Houston, TX in the Houston Independent School District. It enrolls 620 students in grades 1st through 12th. Bruce Elementary is the 1,747th largest public school in Texas and the 12,357th largest nationally. It has 16.6 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 620
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 16.6:1
Full Time Teachers: 37.31
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 12,357th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Texas: 1,747th out of 4,806
Student/Teacher Rank in Texas: 3,420th out of 4,778
Full Time Teacher Rank in Texas: 2,059th out of 4,778

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Bruce Elementary Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 317
(51%)
84,767
(51%)
 Female 303
(49%)
82,642
(49%)

Bruce Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 421
(68%)
40,163
(24%)
 Hispanic 188
(30%)
104,021
(62%)
 Asian 7
(1%)
6,226
(4%)
 White 2
(0%)
14,735
(9%)
 Two or More 1
(0%)
1,759
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
130
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
375
(0%)

Bruce Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free and Reduced Lunch Eligible 581
(94%)
130,078
(78%)
 Not Eligible 39
(6%)
37,331
(22%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 4,774 ranked schools in Texas, Bruce Elementary is ranked 692nd for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Bruce Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (93.7%) 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.

Bruce Elementary Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 380
2006 409
2007 513
2008 587
2009 593
2010 600
2011 593
2012 572
2013 598
2014 628
2015 620

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 14
2006 16
2007 16
2008 16.8
2009 16.8
2010 18.5
2011 16.9
2012 16.3
2013 16.8
2014 17.1
2015 16.6

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.98947368421053
2006 0.5281173594132
2007 0.58674463937622
2008 0.61839863713799
2009 0.60202360876897
2010 0.485
2011 0.35244519392917
2012 0.97552447552448
2013 0.98996655518395
2014 0.96496815286624
2015 0.93709677419355

Compare Bruce Elementary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,466.4% 14.7:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
1,660.0% 16.6:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.7%
 
State Average 62.2%
 
This School 93.7%
 

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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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