Tatum Primary

Tatum Primary serves 530 students in grades PK-3.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the TX average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 51% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 70%.
Tatum Primary operates within the Tatum Independent School District.

Overview

The student population of 530 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 30 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-3
Total Students 530 students
Tatum Primary Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 50% Male / 50%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 30 teachers
Tatum Primary Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade Tatum Primary Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has increased from 16:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.64 is more than the state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (TX) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 18:1 14:1
Tatum Primary Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
Hispanic
29%
51%
Tatum Primary Hispanic (1988-2013)
Black
20%
13%
Tatum Primary Black (1988-2013)
White
49%
30%
Tatum Primary White (1988-2013)
Two or more races
2%
2%
All Ethnic Groups Tatum Primary Ethnicity Breakdown Public School Average Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The 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.
0.64 0.41
Tatum Primary Diversity Score (1988-2013)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
53%
53%
Tatum Primary Eligible for Free Lunch (1992-2013)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
6%
7%
Tatum Primary Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 1,886 students has grown by 29% over five years.
School District Name Tatum Independent School District
Number of Schools
Managed
4
3
Number of Students Managed 1,886 822
Tatum Independent   School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2013)
District Total Revenue $28 MM $9 MM
District Spending $35 MM $9 MM
District Revenue / Student $19,232 $11,947
Tatum Independent   School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $23,724 $12,666
Tatum Independent   School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Tatum High School (0.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Tatum Elementary School (0.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Beckville Junior Senior High School (6.9 miles away)
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Show me:
  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • TatumTatum Elementary School
    420 North Hill St
    TatumTX 75691
    (903)947-6482
    0.8 mi | 387 students | Gr. 4-6                      
  • TatumTatum Middle School
    410 North Hill St
    TatumTX 75691
    (903)947-6482
    0.8 mi | 252 students | Gr. 7-8                      
  • TatumTatum High School
    600 Crystal Farm Rd
    TatumTX 75691
    (903)947-6482
    0.8 mi | 462 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • BeckvilleBeckville Junior Senior High School
    1 Bearcat Dr
    BeckvilleTX 75631
    (903)678-3591
    6.9 mi | 349 students | Gr. 6-12                      
  • BeckvilleBeckville Sunset Elementary School
    4378 Sh 149
    BeckvilleTX 75631
    (903)678-3601
    7.5 mi | 327 students | Gr. PK-5                      

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