Bonham Independent School District

1005 Chestnut St
Bonham, TX 75418-3028
(District boundaries shown in map)
Rating
5/
10
Bottom 50%
For the 2023 school year, there are 5 public schools serving 1,796 students in Bonham 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 Bonham Independent School District have an average math proficiency score of 38% (versus the Texas public school average of 51%), and reading proficiency score of 40% (versus the 47% statewide average).
Minority enrollment is 43% 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
5 Schools
9,057 Schools
# Students
1,796 Students
5,372,224 Students
# Teachers
139 Teachers
369,150 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
13:1
13:1

District Rank

Bonham Independent School District, which is ranked #818 of all 1,194 school districts in Texas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-2021 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 90-94% has decreased from 95% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (TX)
Overall District Rank
#643 out of 1198 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Bonham Independent   School District, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
37%
37%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Bonham 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 2020-21 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
38%
42%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Bonham 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 2020-21 school year data.
Graduation Rate
(18-19)
90-94%
89%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Bonham 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
0.59
0.64
# American Indian Students
13 Students
18,751 Students
% American Indian Students
1%
n/a
# Asian Students
9 Students
254,161 Students
% Asian Students
n/a
5%
# Hispanic Students
537 Students
2,840,027 Students
% Hispanic Students
30%
53%
# Black Students
106 Students
681,193 Students
% Black Students
6%
13%
# White Students
1,015 Students
1,424,019 Students
% White Students
57%
26%
# Hawaiian Students
n/a
8,263 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
116 Students
143,704 Students
% of Two or more races Students
6%
3%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
149
217,849
# Students in K Grade:
144
361,347
# Students in 1st Grade:
133
381,385
# Students in 2nd Grade:
119
380,045
# Students in 3rd Grade:
125
381,045
# Students in 4th Grade:
117
385,316
# Students in 5th Grade:
123
395,641
# Students in 6th Grade:
134
414,404
# Students in 7th Grade:
137
421,372
# Students in 8th Grade:
121
422,521
# Students in 9th Grade:
139
436,955
# Students in 10th Grade:
137
420,924
# Students in 11th Grade:
106
388,568
# Students in 12th Grade:
112
364,802
# Ungraded Students:
-
50

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $12,826 in this school district is less than the state median of $13,045. The school district revenue/student has grown by 5% over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $24,964 is higher than the state median of $12,825. The school district spending/student has grown by 5% over four school years.
This School District
This State (TX)
Total Revenue (19-20)
$23 MM
$12 MM
This chart display total revenue of Bonham 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)
$45 MM
$11 MM
This chart display total spending of Bonham 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
$12,826
$13,045
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Bonham 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
$24,964
$12,825
This chart display average spending per public school student in Bonham 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 Bonham Independent School District Public Schools (2023)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Rather L High School
Math: 39% | Reading: 48%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
1201 N Main
Bonham, TX 75418
(903) 583-7474
Grades: 7-8
| 258 students
Rank: #22.
Evans Elementary School
Math: 41% | Reading: 33%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
1300 N Main St
Bonham, TX 75418
(903) 583-2914
Grades: 4-6
| 374 students
Rank: #33.
Bonham High School
Math: 35-39% | Reading: 30-34%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
1002 Warpath Dr
Bonham, TX 75418
(903) 583-5567
Grades: 9-12
| 494 students
Rank: #44.
Finley-oates Elementary School
Math: 15-19% | Reading: 30-34%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
1901 Albert Broadfoot
Bonham, TX 75418
(903) 640-4090
Grades: K-3
| 521 students
Rank: n/an/a
201 E 10th St
Bonham, TX 75418
(903) 583-8141
Grades: PK
| 149 students

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Quick Stats (2023)

  • District size: 5 schools
  • Grades: PK-12
  • Enrollment: 1,796 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 43%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 90-94% (Top 50% in TX)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 37% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 38% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), TX Dept. of Education

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