Knox County Public Schools

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There are 6 public schools in Knox County, Texas, serving 748 students.
Minority enrollment is 57% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Texas state average of 69%.
The student:teacher ratio of 9:1 is less than the state average of 14:1.

Knox County Public Schools

  • School Location Students Grades
  • BenjaminBenjamin School
    300 Hays St
    92 students | Gr. PK-12
  • Knox CityKnox City Elementary School
    300 North 4th
    Knox CityTX79529
    128 students | Gr. PK-4
  • Knox City
    Knox City High School
    400 North 4th St
    Knox CityTX79529
    62 students | Gr. 9-12
  • MundayMunday Elementary School
    1111 West Main
    221 students | Gr. PK-6
  • Munday
    Munday Secondary
    911 West D St
    168 students | Gr. 7-12
  • O'brienO'brien Middle School
    711 9th St
    77 students | Gr. 5-8

County Statistics

About Knox County County Statistics (TX) State Statistics
Population (Approximate) 3,541 people 24,296,891 people
Age 25+ w/College Degree 15% 23%
Median Household Income $32,664 $44,515
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School-to-Prison Pipeline Persists Despite Local, State and National Efforts
Inadequate funding and resources for schools, harsh zero-tolerance discipline policies, police presence in public schools, and de facto segregation continue to create school environments in which poor and minority students have little chance of succeeding. The result is a continuation of the school-to-prison pipeline that has been commonplace in the American education system for decades, despite federal, state and local efforts to curb the problem.
Did You Know?
Knox County, TX public schools have a diversity scoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body. of 0.31, which is lower than the Texas average of 0.64. The most diverse school district in Knox County is Munday Cisd School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Texas or in the USA.