Bush Elementary



Bush Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Bush Elementary Students by Grade
PK 97
K 166
1 195
2 189
3 150
4 168
5 0
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Bush Elementary is a public elementary school located in Houston, TX in the Alief Independent School District. It enrolls 965 students in grades 1st through 12th. Bush Elementary is the 186th largest public school in Texas and the 1,637th largest nationally. It has 13.4 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 965
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 13.4:1
Full Time Teachers: 71.75
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 1,637th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Texas: 186th out of 4,806
Student/Teacher Rank in Texas: 879th out of 4,778
Full Time Teacher Rank in Texas: 30th out of 4,778

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Bush Elementary Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 506
(52%)
15,218
(52%)
 Female 459
(48%)
13,971
(48%)

Bush Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 683
(71%)
15,575
(53%)
 Black 187
(19%)
8,204
(28%)
 White 36
(4%)
1,403
(5%)
 American Indian 29
(3%)
433
(1%)
 Asian 21
(2%)
3,272
(11%)
 Two or More 9
(1%)
245
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
57
(0%)

Bush Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 826
(86%)
21,995
(75%)
 Not Eligible 103
(11%)
5,039
(17%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 36
(4%)
2,155
(7%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 4,774 ranked schools in Texas, Bush Elementary is ranked 73rd for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Bush Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (89.3%) 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.

Bush Elementary Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 960
2006 828
2007 857
2008 905
2009 987
2010 1006
2011 1026
2012 954
2013 972
2014 967
2015 965

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 15.6
2006 12.6
2007 14.7
2008 15.2
2009 16
2010 15.8
2011 15.6
2012 14.4
2013 14.5
2014 13.9
2015 13.4

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.88958333333333
2006 0.88526570048309
2007 0.89031505250875
2008 0.9182320441989
2009 0.93211752786221
2010 0.91451292246521
2011 0.93372319688109
2012 0.94444444444444
2013 0.91975308641975
2014 0.90796277145812
2015 0.89326424870466

Compare Bush Elementary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,340.0% 13.4:1
 
1,466.4% 14.7:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.7%
 
State Average 62.2%
 
This School 89.3%
 

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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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