Best Dickens County Public Schools (2022)

For the 2022 school year, there are 2 public schools serving 330 students in Dickens County, TX. Dickens County has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Texas.
The top ranked public schools in Dickens County, TX are Patton Springs School and Spur School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Dickens County, TX public schools have an average math proficiency score of 42% (versus the Texas public school average of 51%), and reading proficiency score of 40% (versus the 47% statewide average). Schools in Dickens County have an average ranking of 4/10, which is in the bottom 50% of Texas public schools.
Minority enrollment is 46% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Texas public school average of 73% (majority Hispanic).

Best Dickens County Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Patton Springs School
Math: 50-59% | Reading: 30-39%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
1261 E Fm 193
Afton, TX 79220
(806) 689-2220
Grades: PK-12
| 90 students
Rank: #22.
Spur School
Math: 35-39% | Reading: 40-44%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
800 N Williams
Spur, TX 79370
(806) 271-3385
Grades: PK-12
| 240 students

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