Tatum Primary

Tatum Primary serves 517 students in grades PK - 3.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the TX average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 52% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 71%.
Tatum Primary operates within the Tatum Independent School District.

School Overview

The student population of 517 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 30 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-3
Total Students 517 students
Tatum Primary Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Tatum Primary Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 30 teachers
Tatum Primary Total Teachers (1990-2014)
Students by Grade Tatum Primary Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has decreased from 18:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.65 is more than the state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (TX) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 17:1 16:1
Tatum Primary Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Hispanic
30%
52%
Tatum Primary Black Students (1990-2014)
Black
20%
13%
Tatum Primary Black Students (1990-2014)
White
48%
29%
Tatum Primary White Students (1990-2014)
Two or more races
2%
2%
Tatum Primary Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.65 0.41
Tatum Primary Diversity Score (1987-2014)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
52%
53%
Tatum Primary Eligible for Free Lunch (1994-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
6%
7%
Tatum Primary Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

Tatum Independent School District's student population of 1,713 students has grown by 8% over five years.
The revenue/student of $19,263 is higher than the state average of $12,250. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The district's spending/student of $17,900 is higher than the state average of $12,682. The district spending/student has declined by 24% over four years.
School District Name Tatum Independent School District
Number of Schools
Managed
4
3
Number of Students Managed 1,713 838
Tatum Independent   School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $29 MM $9 MM
Tatum Independent   School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $27 MM $10 MM
Tatum Independent   School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $19,263 $12,250
Tatum Independent   School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $17,900 $12,682
Tatum Independent   School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is Tatum High School (0.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Tatum Elementary School (0.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Beckville Junior Senior High School (6.9 miles away)
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  • TatumTatum Elementary School
    Grades: 4-5 | 283 students
    0.8 miles
    420 North Hill St
    TatumTX 75691
    (903)947-6482
    0.84-5283
  • TatumTatum High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 517 students
    0.8 miles
    600 Crystal Farm Rd
    TatumTX 75691
    (903)947-6482
    0.89-12517
  • TatumTatum Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 396 students
    0.8 miles
    410 North Hill St
    TatumTX 75691
    (903)947-6482
    0.86-8396
  • BeckvilleBeckville Junior Senior High School
    Grades: 6-12 | 370 students
    6.9 miles
    1 Bearcat Dr
    BeckvilleTX 75631
    (903)678-3591
    6.96-12370
  • BeckvilleBeckville Sunset Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 338 students
    7.5 miles
    4378 Sh 149
    BeckvilleTX 75631
    (903)678-3601
    7.5PK-5338

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