Special Programs Center

711 Park Ave
Hereford, TX 79045
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Special Programs Center serves 320 students in grades Prekindergarten-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Texas state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 95% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Texas state average of 72% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Special Programs Center's student population of 320 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 20 teachers has grown by 5% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-12
Total Students320 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of Special Programs Center
Total Classroom Teachers20 teachers
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School Comparison

The diversity score of Special Programs Center is 0.10, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.64. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (TX)
Student : Teacher Ratio16:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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
95%
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 2017-18 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
5%
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 2017-18 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
2%
All Ethnic Groups This 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 Score
0.100.64
This chart display the diversity score of Special Programs Center and the public school average diversity score of Texas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
92%
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 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
5%
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 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameHereford Independent School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Special Programs Center is Hereford High School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Hereford Center For Accelerated Learning (0.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Northwest Elementary School (0.9 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Hereford Hereford High School Math: 36% | Reading: 28%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,091 student
    0.2 miles
    200 Ave F
    Hereford, TX 79045
    (806) 363-7620
    0.2 9-12 1,091
  • Hereford Hereford Center For Accelerated Learning Alternative School
    Math: <50% | Reading: ≤20%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 8-12 | 78 students
    0.4 miles
    241 Ave H
    Hereford, TX 79045
    (806) 363-7720
    0.4 8-12 78
  • Hereford Northwest Elementary School Math: 45% | Reading: 43%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 467 students
    0.9 miles
    400 Moreman
    Hereford, TX 79045
    (806) 363-7660
    0.9 K-5 467
  • Hereford Hereford J High School Math: 51% | Reading: 66%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: 6-8 | 600 students
    1.1 miles
    704 La Plata Dr
    Hereford, TX 79045
    (806) 363-7630
    1.1 6-8 600
  • Hereford Bluebonnet Elementary School Math: 50-54% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 323 students
    1.2 miles
    221 16th St
    Hereford, TX 79045
    (806) 363-7650
    1.2 K-5 323

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