Batesville School

Schoolhouse St South Fm 117,

Batesville, TX, 78829-1909

Tel: (830)376-4221
Grades: PK-6

152 students

Batesville School serves 152 students in grades PK-6.
The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the TX average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 97% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 69%.
Batesville School operates within the Uvalde Cisd School District.

Overview

The student population of 152 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 15 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-6
Total Students 152 students
Batesville School Total Students (2007-2012)
Gender % 55% Male / 45%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 15 teachers
Batesville School Total Classroom Teachers (2007-2012)
Students by Grade Batesville School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.08 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 10:1 14:1
Batesville School Student : Teacher Ratio (2007-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
3%
Hispanic
96%
50%
Batesville School Hispanic (2007-2012)
Black
n/a
13%
White
3%
31%
Batesville School White (2007-2012)
All Ethnic Groups
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.
0.08 0.64
Batesville School Diversity Score (2007-2012)
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.
88%
44%
Batesville School Eligible for Free Lunch (2007-2012)
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%
Batesville School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2007-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 4,980 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Uvalde Cisd School District
Number of Schools
Managed
9
3
Number of Students Managed 4,980 799
Uvalde Cisd School District Number of Students Managed (1987-2012)
District Total Revenue $49 MM $9 MM
Uvalde Cisd School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $47 MM $9 MM
Uvalde Cisd School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $9,651 $11,947
Uvalde Cisd School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $9,365 $12,666
Uvalde Cisd 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 La Pryor High School (12.6 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Cluster V Sp Ed (20.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is La Pryor Elementary School (12.6 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • La Pryor La Pryor Elementary School
    Hwy 57
    La Pryor , TX , 78872
    (830)365-4009
    12.6  mi  |  256  students  |  Gr.  PK-6
  • La Pryor La Pryor High School
    311 Hwy 57
    La Pryor , TX , 78872
    (830)365-4007
    12.6  mi  |  214  students  |  Gr.  7-12
  • Uvalde Robb Elementary School
    715 Old Carrizo Rd
    Uvalde , TX , 78801
    (830)591-4947
    19.6  mi  |  421  students  |  Gr.  1-4
  • Uvalde Cluster V Sp Ed
    Alternative School
    308 North Piper Ln
    Uvalde , TX , 78801
    (830)278-6695
    Alternative School
    20.3  mi  |  n/a  students  |  Gr.  PK-12
  • Uvalde Gabriel Tafolla Academy
    Charter School
    400 North Getty
    Uvalde , TX , 78802
    (830)278-1297
    Charter School
    20.4  mi  |  125  students  |  Gr.  PK-8

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