Special Programs Center

  • Special Programs Center serves 290 students in grades Prekindergarten-11.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the Texas state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 96% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Texas state average of 72%.

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School Overview

  • Special Programs Center's student population of 290 students has declined by 5% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 19 teachers has declined by 9% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-11
Total Students290 students
This chart display total students of Special Programs Center by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Gender %This chart display gender of Special Programs Center
Total Classroom Teachers19 teachers
This chart display the total teachers of Special Programs Center by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

School Comparison

  • Special Programs Center's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Special Programs Center is 0.08, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.41. 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--
Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Special Programs Center and the public school average student teacher ratio of Texas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Asian
n/a
4%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Special Programs Center and the percentage of Asian public school students in Texas by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Hispanic
96%
52%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Special Programs Center and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Texas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
n/a
13%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Special Programs Center and the percentage of Black public school students in Texas by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
White
4%
28%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Special Programs Center and the percentage of White public school students in Texas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Special Programs Center.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in TX.
Diversity Score0.080.41
This chart display the diversity score of Special Programs Center and the public school average diversity score of Texas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
69%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Special Programs Center and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Texas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Special Programs Center 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 NameHereford Isd School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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