Bush Elementary



Bush Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Bush Elementary Students by Grade
PK 45
K 166
1 158
2 159
3 125
4 110
5 94
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 Houston Independent School District. It enrolls 857 students in grades 1st through 12th. Bush Elementary is the 397th largest public school in Texas and the 3,105th largest nationally. It has 19.5 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 857
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 19.5:1
Full Time Teachers: 44
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 3,105th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Texas: 397th out of 4,806
Student/Teacher Rank in Texas: 4,643rd out of 4,778
Full Time Teacher Rank in Texas: 1,111th out of 4,778

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Bush Elementary Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 449
(52%)
84,767
(51%)
 Female 408
(48%)
82,642
(49%)

Bush Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Asian 351
(41%)
6,226
(4%)
 White 228
(27%)
14,735
(9%)
 Hispanic 175
(20%)
104,021
(62%)
 Black 74
(9%)
40,163
(24%)
 Two or More 23
(3%)
1,759
(1%)
 American Indian 3
(0%)
375
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 3
(0%)
130
(0%)

Bush Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 748
(87%)
37,331
(22%)
 Free and Reduced Lunch Eligible 109
(13%)
130,078
(78%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 4,774 ranked schools in Texas, Bush Elementary is ranked 4,026th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Bush Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (12.7%) is significantly lower than the state average of 62.2%. This may indicate that the area has a lower 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 1058
2006 1011
2007 627
2008 658
2009 673
2010 698
2011 730
2012 733
2013 771
2014 834
2015 857

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 17.8
2006 18.3
2007 18.4
2008 19.9
2009 19.2
2010 19.4
2011 18.7
2012 18.8
2013 19.3
2014 20
2015 19.5

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.25614366729679
2006 0.2106824925816
2007 0.12280701754386
2008 0.12006079027356
2009 0.13075780089153
2010 0.14756446991404
2011 0.13835616438356
2012 0.14597544338336
2013 0.14785992217899
2014 0.12589928057554
2015 0.12718786464411

Compare Bush Elementary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,466.4% 14.7:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
1,950.0% 19.5:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 12.7%
 
National Average 55.7%
 
State Average 62.2%
 

Top Nearby Elementary Schools

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Bush Elementary
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Public PK - 05 857 19.5:1  
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Private PK - 06 195 15:1 1 miles
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Private PK - 12 1,721 10:1 2 miles
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Private PK - KG 93 1:1 2 miles
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Private PK - 06 273 6:1 2 miles
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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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