Big Spring Isd School District

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  • For the 2019-20 school year, there are 8 public schools managed by Big Spring Isd School District serving 3,319 students in Big Spring, Texas.
  • Minority enrollment is 74% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the Texas state average of 72%.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the state average of 15:1.

Big Spring Isd School District (2019-20)

  • School Location Grades Students
  • Big Spring Anderson Accelerated High School Alternative School
    229 Airbase Rd
    Big Spring, TX 79720
    (432)264-3600

    Grades: M | n/a students
  • Big Spring Big Spring High School
    707 E 11th Pl
    Big Spring, TX 79720
    (432)264-3641

    Grades: 9-12 | 1052 students
  • Big Spring Big Spring J High School
    610 E 6th St
    Big Spring, TX 79721
    (432)264-4135

    Grades: 7-8 | 613 students
  • Big Spring Goliad Elementary School
    1900 S Goliad
    Big Spring, TX 79720
    (432)264-4121

    Grades: K-4 | 397 students
  • Big Spring Kentwood Elementary School
    2500 Merrily Dr
    Big Spring, TX 79720
    (432)264-4130

    Grades: PK | 105 students
  • Big Spring Marcy Elementary School
    2101 Wasson Rd
    Big Spring, TX 79720
    (432)264-4144

    Grades: K-4 | 371 students
  • Big Spring Moss Elementary School
    3200 Fordham Ave
    Big Spring, TX 79720
    (432)264-4148

    Grades: K-4 | 361 students
  • Big Spring Washington Elementary School
    1201 Birdwell Ln
    Big Spring, TX 79720
    (432)264-4126

    Grades: K-4 | 420 students

Overview

School District NameBig Spring Isd School District
# of Schoolsn/a
# of Students3,319 students
# of Teachers220 Teacher(s)
Student : Teacher Ratio15:1
# of Male Students1,691 students
% Male Students
51%
# of Female Students1,628 students
% Female Students
49%

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.50
# of American Indian Students4 students
% American Indian Students
n/a
# of Asian Students28 students
% Asian Students
1%
# of Hispanic Students2,165 students
% Hispanic Students
65%
# of Black Students192 students
% Black Students
6%
# of White Students849 students
% White Students
26%
# of Hawaiian Students1 students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/a
# of Two or more races Students80 students
% of Two or more races Students
2%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:105
# of Students in Kindergarten:289
# of Students in 1st Grade:307
# of Students in 2nd Grade:315
# of Students in 3rd Grade:301
# of Students in 4th Grade:337
# of Students in 5th Grade: -
# of Students in 6th Grade: -
# of Students in 7th Grade:310
# of Students in 8th Grade:303
# of Students in 9th Grade:327
# of Students in 10th Grade:286
# of Students in 11th Grade:245
# of Students in 12th Grade:194
# of Ungraded Students: -

District Comparison

  • Big Spring Isd School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1203 school districts in Texas (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The school district's graduation rate of 85% has decreased from 94% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (TX)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
58%
78%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Big Spring Isd 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)
51%
72%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Big Spring Isd 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
85%
89%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Big Spring Isd School District and public school graduation rate of TX by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $8,511 in this school district is less than the state average of $10,807. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
  • The school district's spending/student of $8,669 is less than the state average of $11,097. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (TX)
Total Revenue$36 MM$9 MM
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Spending$36 MM$9 MM
This chart display total spending of Big Spring Isd School District and average spending for each school distric in TX by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$8,511$10,807
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Big Spring Isd School District and average revenue per public school student in TX by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending / Student$8,669$11,097
This chart display average spending per public school student in Big Spring Isd School District and average spending per public school student in TX by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
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Big Spring Isd School District public schools have a diversity score of 0.50, which is higher than the Texas average of 0.41. The most diverse school in the district is Goliad Elementary School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Texas or national school diversity statistics.