Amarillo Independent School District

For the 2021-22 school year, there are 56 public schools serving 33,068 students in Amarillo Independent School District. This district's average testing ranking is 7/10, which is in the top 50% of public schools in Texas.
Public Schools in Amarillo Independent School District have an average math proficiency score of 53% (versus the Texas public school average of 51%), and reading proficiency score of 44% (versus the 47% statewide average).
The top ranked public schools in Amarillo Independent School District are Sleepy Hollow Elementary School, Belmar Elementary School and Woodlands Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Amarillo Independent School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Texas.
Minority enrollment is 65% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Texas public school average of 72% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Amarillo Independent School District ranks among the top 20% of public school district in Texas for:

Category
Attribute
Diversity
Most diverse schools (Top 1%)
Community Size
Largest student body (number of students) (Top 1%)

Overview

School District Name
Amarillo Independent School District
School District Website
School District Phone Number
School District Grades Offered
PK - 12
2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
This State (TX)
# Schools
56 Schools
8,949 Schools
# Students
33,068 Students
5,396,088 Students
# Teachers
2,242 Teachers
355,245 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
15:1
15:1

District Rank

Amarillo Independent School District, which is ranked #464 of all 1,199 school districts in Texas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-2019 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 87% has increased from 84% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (TX)
Overall District Rank
#465 out of 1201 school districts
(Top 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Amarillo Independent   School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
53%
51%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Amarillo Independent   School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of TX by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
44%
47%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Amarillo Independent   School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of TX by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Graduation Rate
87%
89%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Amarillo Independent   School District and public school graduation rate of TX by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.66
0.64
# American Indian Students
143 Students
20,584 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
1%
# Asian Students
1,861 Students
235,497 Students
% Asian Students
6%
4%
# Hispanic Students
15,095 Students
2,825,284 Students
% Hispanic Students
46%
52%
# Black Students
3,531 Students
679,951 Students
% Black Students
11%
13%
# White Students
11,423 Students
1,504,261 Students
% White Students
34%
28%
# Hawaiian Students
49 Students
8,027 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
966 Students
122,398 Students
% of Two or more races Students
3%
2%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
2,004
254,591
# Students in K Grade:
2,431
371,386
# Students in 1st Grade:
2,494
388,423
# Students in 2nd Grade:
2,507
394,203
# Students in 3rd Grade:
2,628
409,772
# Students in 4th Grade:
2,594
413,303
# Students in 5th Grade:
2,573
413,848
# Students in 6th Grade:
2,344
402,103
# Students in 7th Grade:
2,404
402,169
# Students in 8th Grade:
2,399
398,308
# Students in 9th Grade:
2,444
433,429
# Students in 10th Grade:
2,259
397,433
# Students in 11th Grade:
2,138
371,955
# Students in 12th Grade:
1,849
345,165
# Ungraded Students:
-
-

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $9,725 in this school district is less than the state median of $12,528. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $9,132 is less than the state median of $12,308. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
This School District
This State (TX)
Total Revenue
$322 MM
$11 MM
This chart display total revenue of Amarillo Independent   School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in TX by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending
$302 MM
$11 MM
This chart display total spending of Amarillo Independent   School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in TX by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$9,725
$12,528
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Amarillo Independent   School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in TX by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$9,132
$12,308
This chart display average spending per public school student in Amarillo Independent   School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in TX by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

Best Amarillo Independent School District Public Schools (2021-22)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Sleepy Hollow Elementary School
Math: 78% | Reading: 67%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
3435 Reeder
Amarillo, TX 79121
(806) 326-5300
Grades: PK-5
| 557 students
Rank: #2 - 32. - 3.
Belmar Elementary School
Math: 75-79% | Reading: 65-69%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
6324 Adirondack
Amarillo, TX 79106
(806) 326-4050
Grades: PK-5
| 404 students
Rank: #2 - 32. - 3.
Woodlands Elementary School
Math: 75-79% | Reading: 65-69%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
2501 N Coulter
Amarillo, TX 79106
(806) 326-5800
Grades: PK-4
| 416 students
Rank: #44.
Lorenzo De Zavala Middle School
Math: 73% | Reading: 71%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
2801 N Coulter St
Amarillo, TX 79124
(806) 326-3400
Grades: 5-8
| 420 students
Rank: #55.
Bonham Middle School
Math: 72% | Reading: 58%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
5600 S W 49th
Amarillo, TX 79109
(806) 326-3100
Grades: 6-8
| 820 students
Rank: #66.
Crockett Middle School
Math: 73% | Reading: 55%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
4720 Floyd St
Amarillo, TX 79106
(806) 326-3300
Grades: 6-8
| 855 students
Rank: #77.
Glenwood Elementary School
Math: 70-74% | Reading: 50-54%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
2407 S Houston
Amarillo, TX 79103
(806) 326-4450
Grades: PK-5
| 450 students
Rank: #88.
Puckett Elementary School
Math: 59% | Reading: 62%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
6700 Oakhurst
Amarillo, TX 79109
(806) 326-5050
Grades: PK-5
| 404 students
Rank: #99.
Bivins Elementary School
Math: 63% | Reading: 55%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
1500 S Fannin
Amarillo, TX 79102
(806) 326-4100
Grades: PK-5
| 537 students
Rank: #1010.
South Georgia Elementary School
Math: 65% | Reading: 52%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
5018 Susan Dr
Amarillo, TX 79110
(806) 326-5350
Grades: PK-5
| 405 students
Rank: #1111.
Emerson Elementary School
Math: 65% | Reading: 50%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
600 N Cleveland
Amarillo, TX 79107
(806) 326-4350
Grades: PK-5
| 538 students
Rank: #1212.
Windsor Elementary School
Math: 55% | Reading: 59%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
6700 Hyde Pkwy
Amarillo, TX 79109
(806) 326-5700
Grades: PK-5
| 494 students
Rank: #1313.
Humphrey's Highland Elementary School
Math: 56% | Reading: 57%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
3900 E 13th
Amarillo, TX 79104
(806) 326-4550
Grades: PK-5
| 572 students
Rank: #1414.
Avondale Elementary School
Math: 69% | Reading: 47%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
1500 Avondale
Amarillo, TX 79106
(806) 326-4000
Grades: PK-5
| 515 students
Rank: #1515.
Tradewind Elementary School
Math: 62% | Reading: 51%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
4300 Williams
Amarillo, TX 79118
(806) 326-5500
Grades: PK-5
| 659 students
Rank: #1616.
Western Plateau Elementary School
Math: 59% | Reading: 52%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
4927 Shawnee
Amarillo, TX 79109
(806) 326-5550
Grades: PK-5
| 417 students
Rank: #17 - 1817. - 18.
Carver El Academy
Math: 65% | Reading: 48%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
1905 W 12th
Amarillo, TX 79107
(806) 326-4150
Grades: 2-5
| 327 students
Rank: #17 - 1817. - 18.
Whittier Elementary School
Math: 58% | Reading: 52%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
2004 N Marrs
Amarillo, TX 79107
(806) 326-5600
Grades: PK-5
| 529 students
Rank: #1919.
Olsen Park Elementary School
Math: 63% | Reading: 49%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
2409 Anna
Amarillo, TX 79106
(806) 326-4900
Grades: PK-5
| 442 students
Rank: #2020.
Lamar Elementary School
Math: 60-64% | Reading: 45-49%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
3800 Lipscomb
Amarillo, TX 79110
(806) 326-4600
Grades: PK-5
| 337 students
Rank: #2121.
Wills Elementary School
Math: 58% | Reading: 48%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
3500 W 11th
Amarillo, TX 79106
(806) 326-5650
Grades: PK-5
| 588 students
Rank: #2222.
Wolflin Elementary School
Math: 50-54% | Reading: 50-54%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
2026 S Hughes
Amarillo, TX 79109
(806) 371-5790
Grades: PK-5
| 365 students
Rank: #2323.
Oak Dale Elementary School
Math: 50-54% | Reading: 45-49%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
2711 S Hill
Amarillo, TX 79103
(806) 326-4850
Grades: PK-5
| 420 students
Rank: #2424.
South Lawn Elementary School
Math: 55-59% | Reading: 40-44%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
4719 S Bowie
Amarillo, TX 79110
(806) 326-5401
Grades: PK-5
| 448 students
Rank: #2525.
Ridgecrest Elementary School
Math: 49% | Reading: 47%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
5306 W 37th
Amarillo, TX 79109
(806) 326-5100
Grades: PK-5
| 464 students
Rank: #2626.
Amarillo High School
Math: 44% | Reading: 52%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
4225 Danbury
Amarillo, TX 79109
(806) 326-2000
Grades: 9-12
| 2,116 students
Rank: #2727.
Travis 6th Grade Campus
Math: 60% | Reading: 36%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
2801 Ne 24th
Amarillo, TX 79107
(806) 326-3809
Grades: 6
| 346 students
Rank: #2828.
Fannin Middle School
Math: 51% | Reading: 40%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
4627 S Rusk
Amarillo, TX 79110
(806) 326-3500
Grades: 6-8
| 678 students
Rank: #29 - 3029. - 30.
Landergin Elementary School
Math: 45-49% | Reading: 40-44%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
3209 S Taylor
Amarillo, TX 79110
(806) 326-4650
Grades: PK-5
| 330 students
Rank: #29 - 3029. - 30.
Lee Elementary School
Math: 45-49% | Reading: 40-44%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
119 N E 15th
Amarillo, TX 79107
(806) 326-4750
Grades: PK-5
| 347 students
Rank: #3131.
Sunrise Elementary School
Math: 50-54% | Reading: 35-39%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
5123 E 14th
Amarillo, TX 79104
(806) 326-5450
Grades: PK-5
| 295 students
Rank: #3232.
Sanborn Elementary School
Math: 49% | Reading: 40%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
700 S Roberts
Amarillo, TX 79102
(806) 326-5250
Grades: PK-5
| 520 students
Rank: #3333.
Bowie Middle School
Math: 46% | Reading: 42%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
3001 E 12th
Amarillo, TX 79104
(806) 326-3200
Grades: 6-8
| 794 students
Rank: #3434.
Austin Middle School
Math: 48% | Reading: 39%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
1808 Wimberly Rd
Amarillo, TX 79109
(806) 326-3000
Grades: 6-8
| 826 students
Rank: #3535.
Lawndale Elementary School
Math: 35-39% | Reading: 45-49%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
2215 S Bivins
Amarillo, TX 79103
(806) 326-4700
Grades: PK-5
| 388 students
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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: PK - 12
  • Students: 33,068 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 65%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 87% (Btm 50% in TX)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Top 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 53% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 44% (Top 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.66

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