Balmorhea School

Tel: (432)375-2223
  • Balmorhea School serves 165 students in grades PK-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 9:1 is lower than the TX average of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 93% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 71%.
  • Balmorhea School operates within the Balmorhea Independent School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 165 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 18 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2004)
Grades OfferedGrades PK-12
Total Students165 students
Balmorhea School Total Students (1989-2016)
Gender %Balmorhea School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers18 teachers
Balmorhea School Total Teachers (1988-2016)
Students by GradeBalmorhea School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 9:1 has stayed the same over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.13 is less than the state average of 0.63. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School(TX) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio9:115:1
Balmorhea School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2016)
Hispanic
93%
52%
Balmorhea School Black Students (1989-2016)
Black
n/a
13%
Balmorhea School Black Students (2009-2014)
White
7%
29%
Balmorhea School White Students (1989-2016)
All Ethnic GroupsBalmorhea School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownTX All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.130.63
Balmorhea School Diversity Score (1989-2016)
Eligible for Free Lunch
81%
53%
Balmorhea School Eligible for Free Lunch (1992-2016)
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
6%
Balmorhea School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2016)

District Comparison

  • Balmorhea Independent School District's student population of 165 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $15,442 is higher than the state average of $10,721. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $14,636 is higher than the state average of $11,032. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District NameBalmorhea Independent School District
Number of Schools
Managed
1
3
Number of Students Managed165838
Balmorhea Independent School District Students Managed (1988-2016)
District Total Revenue$3 MM$9 MM
Balmorhea Independent School District District Total Revenue (1992-2016)
District Spending$2 MM$9 MM
Balmorhea Independent School District District Spending (1992-2016)
District Revenue / Student$15,442$10,721
Balmorhea Independent School District District Revenue / Student (1997-2016)
District Spending / Student$14,636$11,032
Balmorhea Independent School District District Spending / Student (1997-2016)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2016 (latest year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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