Bandera Independent School District

815 Pecan St
Bandera, TX 78003
(District boundaries shown in map)
Rating
4/
10
Bottom 50%
For the 2022-23 school year, there are 4 public schools serving 2,218 students in Bandera Independent School District. This district's average testing ranking is 4/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public schools in Texas.
Public Schools in Bandera Independent School District have an average math proficiency score of 37% (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 Bandera Independent School District are Alkek Elementary School, Bandera Middle School and Bandera High School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Bandera Independent School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Texas.
Minority enrollment is 37% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Texas public school average of 73% (majority Hispanic).

Overview

2020-2021 School Year Data
This School District
This State (TX)
# Schools
4 Schools
9,057 Schools
# Students
2,218 Students
5,372,224 Students
# Teachers
149 Teachers
369,150 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
15:1
15:1

District Rank

Bandera Independent School District, which is ranked #773 of all 1,194 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 90-94% has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (TX)
Overall District Rank
#753 out of 1201 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Bandera Independent   School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
37%
51%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Bandera 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 Bandera 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
90-94%
89%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Bandera 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
0.49
0.64
# American Indian Students
5 Students
18,751 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
n/a
# Asian Students
9 Students
254,161 Students
% Asian Students
n/a
5%
# Hispanic Students
745 Students
2,840,027 Students
% Hispanic Students
34%
53%
# Black Students
5 Students
681,193 Students
% Black Students
n/a
13%
# White Students
1,398 Students
1,424,019 Students
% White Students
63%
26%
# Hawaiian Students
1 Student
8,263 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
55 Students
143,704 Students
% of Two or more races Students
3%
3%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
80
217,849
# Students in K Grade:
156
361,347
# Students in 1st Grade:
159
381,385
# Students in 2nd Grade:
160
380,045
# Students in 3rd Grade:
159
381,045
# Students in 4th Grade:
158
385,316
# Students in 5th Grade:
150
395,641
# Students in 6th Grade:
182
414,404
# Students in 7th Grade:
182
421,372
# Students in 8th Grade:
174
422,521
# Students in 9th Grade:
200
436,955
# Students in 10th Grade:
165
420,924
# Students in 11th Grade:
160
388,568
# Students in 12th Grade:
133
364,802
# Ungraded Students:
-
50

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $10,877 in this school district is less than the state median of $13,045. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $9,757 is less than the state median of $12,825. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
This School District
This State (TX)
Total Revenue (19-20)
$24 MM
$12 MM
This chart display total revenue of Bandera Independent   School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in TX by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.
Spending (19-20)
$22 MM
$11 MM
This chart display total spending of Bandera Independent   School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in TX by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$10,877
$13,045
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Bandera Independent   School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in TX by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Spending / Student
$9,757
$12,825
This chart display average spending per public school student in Bandera Independent   School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in TX by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Best Bandera Independent School District Public Schools (2022-23)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Alkek Elementary School
Math: 47% | Reading: 44%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
1798 Hwy 173 S
Bandera, TX 78003
(830) 460-3900
Grades: PK-5
| 561 students
Rank: #22.
Bandera Middle School
Math: 37% | Reading: 42%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
1005 Cherry St
Bandera, TX 78003
(830) 460-3899
Grades: 6-8
| 538 students
Rank: #33.
Bandera High School
Math: 25-29% | Reading: 47%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
474 Old San Antonio Hwy
Bandera, TX 78003
(830) 460-3898
Grades: 9-12
| 658 students
Rank: #44.
Hill Country Elementary School
Math: 32% | Reading: 43%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
6346 Fm 1283
Bandera, TX 78003
(830) 460-3901
Grades: PK-5
| 461 students

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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • District size: 4 schools
  • Grades: PK-12
  • Enrollment: 2,218 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 37%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 90-94% (Top 50% in TX)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 37% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 44% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), TX Dept. of Education

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