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  • For the 2020 school year, there are 3 public middle schools in Belton Independent School District, serving 2,636 students.
  • Public middle school in Belton Independent School District have an average math proficiency score of 81% (versus the Texas public middle school average of 77%), and reading proficiency score of 78% (versus the 74% statewide average). This district's average middle school ranking is in the top 50% of public middle schools in Texas.
  • The top ranked public middle schools in Belton Independent School District are North Belton Middle School, Lake Belton Middle School and South Belton Middle School. Overall school rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
  • Minority enrollment is 47% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Texas public middle school average of 72% (majority Hispanic).
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the Texas public middle school average of 15:1.

Overview

School District NameBelton Independent School District
School District Websitehttp://www.bisd.net/
School District Phone Number(254)215-2000
School District Grades OfferedPK - 12
2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (TX)
# of Schools3 Schools2,522 Schools
# of Students2,636 Students1,326,405 Students
# of Teachers173 Teachers90,682 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1

District Comparison

  • Belton Independent School District, which is ranked within the top 50% of all 1,145 school districts in Texas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-2017 school year.
  • The school district's graduation rate of 95% has decreased from 98% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (TX)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
82%
78%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Belton 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 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
77%
72%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Belton 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 2016-17 school year data.
Graduation Rate
95%
89%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Belton Independent   School District and public school graduation rate of TX by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.610.63
# of American Indian Students21 Students4,626 Students
% American Indian Students
1%
1%
# of Asian Students48 Students54,984 Students
% Asian Students
2%
4%
# of Hispanic Students874 Students700,838 Students
% Hispanic Students
33%
53%
# of Black Students182 Students161,422 Students
% Black Students
7%
12%
# of White Students1,393 Students374,447 Students
% White Students
53%
28%
# of Hawaiian Students9 Students1,757 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/an/a
# of Two or more races Students109 Students28,331 Students
% of Two or more races Students
4%
2%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten: - 10,430
# of Students in Kindergarten: - 14,535
# of Students in 1st Grade: - 14,829
# of Students in 2nd Grade: - 15,098
# of Students in 3rd Grade: - 16,063
# of Students in 4th Grade: - 16,635
# of Students in 5th Grade: - 26,335
# of Students in 6th Grade:846308,488
# of Students in 7th Grade:897402,496
# of Students in 8th Grade:893398,647
# of Students in 9th Grade: - 33,085
# of Students in 10th Grade: - 26,010
# of Students in 11th Grade: - 23,156
# of Students in 12th Grade: - 20,598
# of Ungraded Students: - -

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $8,572 in this school district is less than the state average of $10,361. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
  • The school district's spending/student of $8,278 is less than the state average of $10,634. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (TX)
Total Revenue$85 MM$9 MM
This chart display total revenue of Belton Independent   School District and average revenue for each school distric in TX by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending$82 MM$9 MM
This chart display total spending of Belton Independent   School District and average spending for each school distric in TX by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Revenue / Student$8,572$10,361
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Belton Independent   School District and average revenue per public school student in TX by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending / Student$8,278$10,634
This chart display average spending per public school student in Belton Independent   School District and average spending per public school student in TX by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Belton Independent School District Public Middle Schools (2020)

  • School (Math/Reading Proficiency) Location
    Grades
    Students
  • Lake Belton Middle School Math: 80% | Reading: 76%
    Rank: Top 50%
    8818 Tarver Dr
    Temple, TX 76502
    (254)215-2900

    Grades: 6-9 | 840 students
  • North Belton Middle School Math: 87% | Reading: 86%
    Rank: Top 20%
    7907 Prairie View Rd
    Temple, TX 76502
    (254)316-5200

    Grades: 6-9 | 959 students
  • South Belton Middle School Math: 74% | Reading: 70%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    805 Sagebrush
    Belton, TX 76513
    (254)215-3000

    Grades: 6-8 | 837 students
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