Lometa School

8th And Main St,

Lometa, TX, 76853-0250

Tel: (512)752-3384
Grades: PK-12

298 students

Lometa School serves 298 students in grades PK-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the TX average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 50% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 69%.
Lometa School operates within the Lometa Independent School District.

Overview

The student population of 298 students has declined by 5% over five years.
The teacher population of 26 teachers has declined by 7% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-12
Total Students 298 students
Lometa School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 53% Male / 47%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 26 teachers
Lometa School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Lometa School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.55 is less than the state average of 0.64. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (TX) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 11:1 14:1
Lometa School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
3%
Lometa School Asian (2001-2012)
Hispanic
45%
50%
Lometa School Hispanic (1988-2012)
Black
n/a
13%
Lometa School Black (1993-2012)
White
50%
31%
Lometa School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Lometa School Sch Ethnicity Lometa School Sta Ethnicity
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.
0.55 0.64
Lometa School Diversity Score (1988-2012)
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.
70%
44%
Lometa School Eligible for Free Lunch (1992-2012)
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.
9%
7%
Lometa School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 324 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Lometa Independent School District
Number of Schools
Managed
1
3
Number of Students Managed 324 799
Lometa Independent   School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2011)
District Total Revenue $4 MM $9 MM
Lometa Independent   School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $4 MM $9 MM
Lometa Independent   School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $12,893 $11,947
Lometa Independent   School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $11,445 $12,666
Lometa Independent   School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Williams House (0.3 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Williams House (0.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Williams House (0.3 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Lometa Williams House
    Alternative School
    Charter School
    108 East Main
    Lometa , TX , 76853
    (512)752-3952
    Alternative School
    Charter School
    0.3  mi  |  31  students  |  Gr.  3-12
  • Lampasas Kline Whitis Elementary School
    500 South Willis St
    Lampasas , TX , 76550
    (512)556-8291
    15.7  mi  |  455  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Lampasas Hanna Springs Elementary School
    604 East Ave F
    Lampasas , TX , 76550
    (512)556-2152
    15.8  mi  |  626  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Lampasas Lampasas Middle School
    902 South Broad St
    Lampasas , TX , 76550
    (512)556-3101
    16.4  mi  |  803  students  |  Gr.  6-9
  • Lampasas Lampasas High School
    2716 South Hwy 281
    Lampasas , TX , 76550
    (512)564-2310
    17.4  mi  |  998  students  |  Gr.  9-12

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