Big Springs Elementary School

3301 W Campbell Rd

Garland, TX 75044
(School attendance zone shown in map)

Tel: (469)593-8100
  • Big Springs Elementary School serves 355 students in grades KG-6.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the TX average of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 60% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 71%.
  • Big Springs Elementary School operates within the Richardson Independent School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 355 students has declined by 22% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 24 teachers has declined by 20% over five years.
School TypeCharter School
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2008)
Grades OfferedGrades KG-6
Total Students355 students
Big Springs Elementary School Total Students (1989-2016)
Gender %Big Springs Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers24 teachers
Big Springs Elementary School Total Teachers (1988-2016)
Students by GradeBig Springs Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has stayed the same over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.72 is more 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 Ratio15:115:1
Big Springs Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2015)
Big Springs Elementary School Asian Students (1989-2016)
Big Springs Elementary School Black Students (1989-2016)
Big Springs Elementary School Black Students (1989-2016)
Big Springs Elementary School White Students (1989-2016)
Two or more races
Big Springs Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2016)
All Ethnic GroupsBig Springs Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownTX All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.720.63
Big Springs Elementary School Diversity Score (1989-2016)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Big Springs Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1992-2016)
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
Big Springs Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2016)

District Comparison

  • Richardson Independent School District's student population of 38,738 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $9,257 in this district is less than the state average of $10,721. The district revenue/student has declined by 5% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $9,094 is less than the state average of $11,032. The district spending/student has declined by 9% over four years.
School District NameRichardson Independent School District
Number of Schools
Number of Students Managed38,738838
Richardson Independent School District Students Managed (1988-2016)
District Total Revenue$352 MM$9 MM
Richardson Independent School District District Total Revenue (1992-2016)
District Spending$346 MM$9 MM
Richardson Independent School District District Spending (1992-2016)
District Revenue / Student$9,257$10,721
Richardson Independent School District District Revenue / Student (1997-2016)
District Spending / Student$9,094$11,032
Richardson 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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