Bessie Coleman Middle School

Serves grades 6 - 8

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Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Test data: Reflects 2018 – 2019 school year [note on school closures TBD].
  • Expenditures: 2018
  • Educational Environment: 2018 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
1208 Pleasant Run Rd
Cedar Hill, TX 75104
Phone
(972) 293-4505
District
CEDAR HILL ISD
County
DALLAS COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
779
Classroom Teachers
43

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Texas

3

(10 is best)

Better than 28.5% of TX schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

3

(10 is best)

Bessie Coleman Middle School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 6

50 40 30 20 10 0
32%
41%
32%
36%
32%
45%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 7

60 50 40 30 20 10 0
27%
44%
37%
48%
17%
41%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 8

70 60 50 40 30 20 10 0
80 60 40 20 0
55%
58%
52%
54%
57%
63%
55%
58%
52%
54%
57%
63%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

20 15 10 5 0
18
17
15
16
    AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL
    AVG FOR DISTRICT
    AVG FOR STATE
    AVG FOR NATION
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 6 245 31.5%
Grade 7 249 32.0%
Grade 8 285 36.6%
Total 779 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 3.2% 3.3% 27.9%
Black 75.3% 68.8% 13.0%
Hispanic 20.0% 26.3% 53.8%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 0.8% 1.2% 4.7%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.7% 0.4% 0.5%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 75.0% 68.2% 60.2%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 66.8% 60.0% 55.6%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 8.2% 8.2% 4.6%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 48,743 28,995,881
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 1,225.9 109
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 6.3% 7.1%
5-19 YEARS OLD 25.9% 21.7%
20-44 YEARS OLD 34.3% 35.3%
45-64 YEARS OLD 24.4% 23.7%
65 OR OLDER 9.1% 12.3%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 15,518 9,691,647
Single Parent Households With Children 16.5% 12.2%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 90.6% 83.7%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 28.3% 29.9%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 12.3% 14.1%
$100,000 - $149,999 17.6% 15.0%
$75,000 - $99,999 16.4% 12.5%
$50,000 - $74,999 22.5% 17.6%
$30,000 - $49,999 16.2% 17.2%
$15,000 - $29,999 7.6% 13.4%
$15,000 or less 7.4% 10.1%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,452 $42,937,000 51.0%
Support Expenditures
Student $349 $2,749,000 3.3%
Staff $397 $3,124,000 3.7%
General Administration $102 $803,000 1.0%
School Administration $555 $4,368,000 5.2%
Operation $1,081 $8,515,000 10.1%
Transportation $223 $1,755,000 2.1%
Other $400 $3,153,000 3.7%
Total Support $3,107 $24,467,000 29.1%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,131 $16,785,000 19.9%
Total Expenditures $10,691 $84,189,000 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,522 $30,343,197,000 45.1%
Support Expenditures
Student $466 $2,561,508,000 3.8%
Staff $455 $2,500,600,000 3.7%
General Administration $134 $738,258,000 1.1%
School Administration $550 $3,022,494,000 4.5%
Operation $1,015 $5,579,869,000 8.3%
Transportation $264 $1,451,206,000 2.2%
Other $390 $2,144,042,000 3.2%
Total Support $3,275 $17,997,977,000 26.7%
Non-instructional Expenditures $3,448 $18,947,950,000 28.2%
Total Expenditures $12,245 $67,289,124,000 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,069 $358,201,987,000 50.3%
Support Expenditures
Student $716 $36,303,849,544 5.1%
Staff $569 $28,839,133,000 4.1%
General Administration $233 $11,807,269,000 1.7%
School Administration $680 $34,450,660,000 4.8%
Operation $1,094 $55,418,509,000 7.8%
Transportation $494 $25,019,268,456 3.5%
Other $430 $21,796,799,000 3.1%
Total Support $4,216 $213,635,488,000 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,767 $140,198,177,000 19.7%
Total Expenditures $14,052 $712,035,652,000 100.0%