Tatum Primary

  • Tatum Primary serves 407 students in grades PK-2.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the TX average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 56% 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 407 students has declined by 23% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 23 teachers has declined by 20% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-2
Total Students 407 students
Tatum Primary Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Tatum Primary Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 23 teachers
Tatum Primary Total Teachers (1987-2015)
Students by Grade Tatum Primary Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has stayed the same over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.66 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 18:1 16:1
Tatum Primary Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2015)
Asian
n/a
4%
Tatum Primary Asian Students (2004-2009)
Hispanic
35%
52%
Tatum Primary Black Students (1988-2015)
Black
18%
13%
Tatum Primary Black Students (1988-2015)
White
44%
29%
Tatum Primary White Students (1988-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Tatum Primary Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
3%
2%
Tatum Primary Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic Groups Tatum Primary All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown TX All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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.
0.66 0.41
Tatum Primary Diversity Score (1988-2015)
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.
56%
52%
Tatum Primary Eligible for Free Lunch (1994-2015)
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%
6%
Tatum Primary Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2015)

District Comparison

  • Tatum Independent School District's student population of 1,716 students has grown by 8% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $12,696 is higher than the state average of $12,126. The district revenue/student has declined by 33% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $22,183 is higher than the state average of $11,704. The district spending/student has declined by 6% over four years.
School District Name Tatum Independent School District
Number of Schools
Managed
4
3
Number of Students Managed 1,716 825
Tatum Independent School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $22 MM $10 MM
Tatum Independent School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $38 MM $10 MM
Tatum Independent School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $12,696 $12,126
Tatum Independent School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $22,183 $11,704
Tatum Independent School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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