Accountability rating

A

Hurst-Euless-Bedford ISD: A

Total students

2,318

Avg. teacher experience

13.9 years

Hurst-Euless-Bedford ISD: 12.3 years

Statewide: 11.1 years

Four-year graduation rate

98.7 %

Hurst-Euless-Bedford ISD: 97.2%

Statewide: 90%

Bell High School is a high school in Hurst, TX, in the Hurst-Euless-Bedford ISD school district. As of the 2018-2019 school year, it had 2,318 students. The school received an accountability rating of A. 31% of students were considered at risk of dropping out of school. 5.9% of students were enrolled in bilingual and English language learning programs.

An average teacher's salary was $64,026, which is $9,904 more than the state average. The average SAT score at Bell High School was 1090. The average ACT score was 22.3. In the Class of 2018, 98.7% of students received their high school diplomas on time or earlier.

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Contact information

Address

1601 Brown Trl
Hurst, TX 76054-3799

Office phone number

(817) 282-2551

Higher Ed Outcomes

Students in Bell High School are part of the Texas Education Agency’s Region 11. Students who started eighth grade in 2008 in this region had a college graduation rate of 24.1 percent. View a more comprehensive breakdown of the higher education outcomes in Region 11.

Demographics

Ethnicity

Total students

2,318

African American

346 (14.9%)

Hurst-Euless-Bedford ISD: 20.1%

Statewide: 12.6%

American Indian

17 (0.7%)

Hurst-Euless-Bedford ISD: 0.4%

Statewide: 0.4%

Asian

163 (7%)

Hurst-Euless-Bedford ISD: 7.4%

Statewide: 4.5%

Hispanic

724 (31.2%)

Hurst-Euless-Bedford ISD: 30.5%

Statewide: 52.6%

Pacific Islander

21 (0.9%)

Hurst-Euless-Bedford ISD: 2.5%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

944 (40.7%)

Hurst-Euless-Bedford ISD: 33.7%

Statewide: 27.4%

Two or more races

103 (4.4%)

Hurst-Euless-Bedford ISD: 5.4%

Statewide: 2.4%

African American

14.9%

American Indian

0.7%

Asian

7.0%

Hispanic

31.2%

Pacific Islander

0.9%

White

40.7%

Two or more races

4.4%

Risk factors

A student is identified as being at risk of dropping out of school based on state-defined criteria. A student is defined as "economically disadvantaged" if he or she is eligible for free or reduced-price lunch or other public assistance.

At-risk students

31 %

Hurst-Euless-Bedford ISD: 40.9%

Statewide: 50.1%

Economically disadvantaged

44.9 %

Hurst-Euless-Bedford ISD: 56.1%

Statewide: 60.6%

Limited English proficiency

6.6 %

Hurst-Euless-Bedford ISD: 15.4%

Statewide: 19.5%

At-risk students

31.0%

Econ. disadvantaged

44.9%

Limited Eng. proficiency

6.6%

Enrollment by program

A look at the percentage of students enrolled in certain programs offered at schools for the 2018-2019 school year. A student can be enrolled in more than one program.

Bilingual/ESL

5.9 %

Hurst-Euless-Bedford ISD: 14.9%

Statewide: 19.7%

Career and Technical

70.4 %

Hurst-Euless-Bedford ISD: 24.7%

Statewide: 26.3%

Gifted and Talented

10.4 %

Hurst-Euless-Bedford ISD: 7%

Statewide: 8.1%

Special Education

7.1 %

Hurst-Euless-Bedford ISD: 9.7%

Statewide: 9.6%

Bilingual/ESL

5.9%

Career and technical

70.4%

Gifted and talented

10.4%

Special education

7.1%

Academics

Accountability ratings

Texas assigns ratings to districts and campuses that designate their performance in relation to the state's accountability system.

Overall

A

Hurst-Euless-Bedford ISD: A

Student achievement

A

Hurst-Euless-Bedford ISD: A

School progress

B

Hurst-Euless-Bedford ISD: A

Closing the gaps

B

Hurst-Euless-Bedford ISD: A

The overall grades are based on three categories: student achievement (how well students perform academically), school progress (how well students perform over time and compared to students in similar schools) and closing the gaps (how well schools are boosting performance for subgroups such as students with special needs).

For a detailed explanation of this year’s accountability system, see the 2019 Accountability Manual.

Four-year graduation rates

The percentage of students who started ninth grade in 2014-2015 who received a high school diploma on time — by Aug. 31, 2018. (Learn more about how four-year graduation rates are defined.)

All students

98.7 %

Hurst-Euless-Bedford ISD: 97.2%

Statewide: 90%

African American

94.4 %

Hurst-Euless-Bedford ISD: 95.3%

Statewide: 86.5%

American Indian

Masked

Hurst-Euless-Bedford ISD: 71.4%

Statewide: 85.1%

Asian

100 %

Hurst-Euless-Bedford ISD: 99.3%

Statewide: 96.4%

Hispanic

100 %

Hurst-Euless-Bedford ISD: 96.8%

Statewide: 88.2%

Pacific Islander

100 %

Hurst-Euless-Bedford ISD: 94.9%

Statewide: 86.4%

White

99.3 %

Hurst-Euless-Bedford ISD: 98.4%

Statewide: 93.6%

Two or more races

100 %

Hurst-Euless-Bedford ISD: 97.2%

Statewide: 91.4%

African American

94.4%

American Indian

Masked

Asian

100.0%

Hispanic

100.0%

Pacific Islander

100.0%

White

99.3%

Two or more races

100.0%

Dropout rates

The dropout rate for students in grades 9-12 for the 2017-2018 school year. It is calculated by dividing the number of dropouts by the number of students who were in attendance at any time during the school year.

All students

0 %

Hurst-Euless-Bedford ISD: 0.2%

Statewide: 1.9%

American Indian

7.7 %

Hurst-Euless-Bedford ISD: 2.1%

Statewide: 2.9%

African American

0 %

Hurst-Euless-Bedford ISD: 0.2%

Statewide: 2.8%

Asian

0 %

Hurst-Euless-Bedford ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.5%

Hispanic

0 %

Hurst-Euless-Bedford ISD: 0.2%

Statewide: 2.3%

Pacific Islander

0 %

Hurst-Euless-Bedford ISD: 0.7%

Statewide: 2.7%

White

0 %

Hurst-Euless-Bedford ISD: 0%

Statewide: 1%

Two or more races

0 %

Hurst-Euless-Bedford ISD: 0.7%

Statewide: 1.6%

College readiness

AP/IB participation

The percentage of students in grades 11 and 12 taking at least one Advanced Placement (AP) or International Baccalaureate (IB) exam in any subject during the 2017-2018 school year.

All students

35.5 %

Hurst-Euless-Bedford ISD: 30.2%

Statewide: 25.8%

African American

22.9 %

Hurst-Euless-Bedford ISD: 18.8%

Statewide: 17%

American Indian

33.3 %

Hurst-Euless-Bedford ISD: 25%

Statewide: 21.9%

Asian

72.6 %

Hurst-Euless-Bedford ISD: 65.1%

Statewide: 60.9%

Hispanic

26.2 %

Hurst-Euless-Bedford ISD: 22.3%

Statewide: 23.5%

Pacific Islander

22.2 %

Hurst-Euless-Bedford ISD: 6.8%

Statewide: 20.2%

White

41.2 %

Hurst-Euless-Bedford ISD: 35.8%

Statewide: 27.8%

Two or more races

26.8 %

Hurst-Euless-Bedford ISD: 25.8%

Statewide: 28.9%

AP/IB performance

The percentage of test-taking students who passed at least one AP or IB exam in the 2017-2018 school year. A passing score on the AP exam is a 3, 4 or 5. On an IB exam, it is a 4, 5, 6 or 7.

All students

72.8 %

Hurst-Euless-Bedford ISD: 71.7%

Statewide: 50.7%

African American

63 %

Hurst-Euless-Bedford ISD: 64.9%

Statewide: 29.2%

American Indian

Masked

Hurst-Euless-Bedford ISD: 80%

Statewide: 51%

Asian

85.7 %

Hurst-Euless-Bedford ISD: 81.8%

Statewide: 74.6%

Hispanic

69.7 %

Hurst-Euless-Bedford ISD: 70.1%

Statewide: 38.4%

Pacific Islander

Masked

Hurst-Euless-Bedford ISD: 20%

Statewide: 52.5%

White

72.5 %

Hurst-Euless-Bedford ISD: 71.3%

Statewide: 64.8%

Two or more races

73.7 %

Hurst-Euless-Bedford ISD: 61.5%

Statewide: 62.8%

SAT

The average SAT score for the Class of 2018, with critical reading, writing and mathematics results combined. The maximum score is 2400. For the small percentage of students who took the redesigned SAT with a maximum score of 1600, their scores were converted to the equivalent scores on the previous SAT using College Board concordance tables.

Avg. SAT score

1090

Hurst-Euless-Bedford ISD: 1089

Statewide: 1036

ACT

The average ACT composite score for the Class of 2018. The maximum score is 36.

Avg. ACT score

22.3

Hurst-Euless-Bedford ISD: 21.7

Statewide: 20.6

College-ready graduates

A graduate is considered college ready in Reading or Math if he or she has met or exceeded the college-ready criteria on the Texas Success Initiative Assessment (TSIA) test, the SAT or the ACT test. These figures are for the Class of 2018.

Reading

71.4 %

Hurst-Euless-Bedford ISD: 61.8%

Statewide: 58.2%

Math

57.7 %

Hurst-Euless-Bedford ISD: 50.2%

Statewide: 46%

Reading + Math

54.6 %

Hurst-Euless-Bedford ISD: 47.1%

Statewide: 42.1%

Reading

71.4%

Math

57.7%

Reading + Math

54.6%

Staff

Teacher ethnicities

These figures are expressed as a percentage of the total teacher full-time equivalent (FTE).

Total teacher FTEs

134.1

African American

3.4 (2.5%)

Hurst-Euless-Bedford ISD: 4.6%

Statewide: 10.6%

American Indian

0 (0%)

Hurst-Euless-Bedford ISD: 0.4%

Statewide: 0.3%

Asian

2.7 (2%)

Hurst-Euless-Bedford ISD: 2.2%

Statewide: 1.7%

Hispanic

9.9 (7.4%)

Hurst-Euless-Bedford ISD: 11.9%

Statewide: 27.7%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Hurst-Euless-Bedford ISD: 0.1%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

118.2 (88.1%)

Hurst-Euless-Bedford ISD: 80%

Statewide: 58.4%

Two or more races

0 (0%)

Hurst-Euless-Bedford ISD: 0.8%

Statewide: 1.1%

Highest degree held by teachers

These figures are expressed as a percentage of the total teacher full-time equivalent.

No degree

1.9 (1.4%)

Hurst-Euless-Bedford ISD: 0.3%

Statewide: 1.4%

Bachelor's

73.9 (55.1%)

Hurst-Euless-Bedford ISD: 66.9%

Statewide: 73.6%

Master's

55.7 (41.5%)

Hurst-Euless-Bedford ISD: 31.8%

Statewide: 24.3%

Doctorate

2.7 (2%)

Hurst-Euless-Bedford ISD: 1%

Statewide: 0.7%

Students per teacher

The total number of students divided by the total full-time equivalent count of teachers for 2018-2019.

Students per teacher

17.3

Hurst-Euless-Bedford ISD: 16.8

Statewide: 15.1

Teacher experience

This figure for the 2018-2019 school year refers to tenure — the number of years a teacher has been employed in any district, whether or not there was an interruption in service.

Avg. teacher experience

13.9 years

Hurst-Euless-Bedford ISD: 12.3 years

Statewide: 11.1 years

Teacher salaries

The average salaries listed here are for regular duties only and do not include supplemental pay. For teachers who also have nonteaching roles, only the portion of time and pay dedicated to classroom responsibilities is factored into the calculation.

Base average

$64,026

Hurst-Euless-Bedford ISD: $61,803

Statewide: $54,122

Beginner

$56,916

Hurst-Euless-Bedford ISD: $53,501

Statewide: $47,218

1 to 5 years

$58,584

Hurst-Euless-Bedford ISD: $58,217

Statewide: $50,408

6 to 10 years

$59,645

Hurst-Euless-Bedford ISD: $59,711

Statewide: $52,786

11 to 20 years

$63,803

Hurst-Euless-Bedford ISD: $62,382

Statewide: $56,041

20+ years

$72,104

Hurst-Euless-Bedford ISD: $69,974

Statewide: $62,039

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