Big Sandy School

  • Big Sandy School serves 529 students in grades Prekindergarten-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 70% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 78%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 74% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 72%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Texas state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 34% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is lower than the Texas state average of 72%.

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School Overview

  • Big Sandy School's student population of 529 students has grown by 5% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 41 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-12
Total Students529 students
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Total Classroom Teachers41 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Big Sandy School's student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Big Sandy School is 0.51, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.00. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (TX)
Overall School Rank#6213 out of 7,879 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
70%
78%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
74%
72%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:115:1
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American Indian
22%
n/a
Asian
n/a
4%
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Hispanic
10%
52%
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Black
n/a
13%
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White
66%
28%
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Two or more races
2%
2%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Big Sandy School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in TX.
Diversity Score0.51n/a
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Graduation Rate≥80%
89%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
42%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Big Sandy School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Texas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBig Sandy Isd School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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  • Warren Warren J High School
    Grades: 6-8 | 291 students
    13.2 miles
    395 Fm 3290 S
    Warren, TX 77664
    (409)547-2241
    13.2 6-8 291
  • Warren Warren Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 412 students
    14.3 miles
    307 Fm 3290 S
    Warren, TX 77664
    (409)547-2247
    14.3 PK-5 412
  • Warren Warren High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 362 students
    14.3 miles
    395 Fm 3290 S
    Warren, TX 77664
    (409)547-2243
    14.3 9-12 362
  • Woodville Woodville High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 392 students
    16.1 miles
    800 Eagle Dr
    Woodville, TX 75979
    (409)283-3714
    16.1 9-12 392
  • Woodville Woodville Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 281 students
    16.3 miles
    500 Eagle Dr
    Woodville, TX 75979
    (409)283-7109
    16.3 6-8 281

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