Donna ISD School District

116 N 10th St
Donna, TX 78537-2799
(District boundaries shown in map)
1/
10
Bottom 50%

Top Rankings

Donna ISD School District ranks among the top 20% of public school district in Texas for:

Category
Attribute
Community Size
Largest student body (number of students) (Top 1%)
For the 2024 school year, there are 19 public elementary schools serving 8,754 students in Donna ISD School District. This district's average elementary testing ranking is 1/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public elementary schools in Texas.
Public Elementary Schools in Donna ISD School District have an average math proficiency score of 10% (versus the Texas public elementary school average of 36%), and reading proficiency score of 18% (versus the 40% statewide average).
Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the Texas public elementary school average of 74% (majority Hispanic).

Overview

This School District
This State (TX)
# Schools
24 Schools
6,824 Schools
# Students
13,061 Students
3,667,271 Students
# Teachers
974 Teachers
251,798 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
14:1
14:1

District Rank

Donna ISD School District, which is ranked #1173 of all 1,196 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% has increased from 80% over five school years.
This School District
State Average (TX)
#1168 out of 1198 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Donna ISD  School District, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
11%
37%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Donna 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 2020-21 school year data.
18%
42%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Donna 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 2020-21 school year data.
90%
89%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Donna ISD  School District and public school graduation rate of TX by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

0.01
0.64
# American Indian Students
3 Students
12,235 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
n/a
# Asian Students
3 Students
178,985 Students
% Asian Students
n/a
5%
# Hispanic Students
13,021 Students
1,940,861 Students
% Hispanic Students
100%
53%
# Black Students
4 Students
463,845 Students
% Black Students
n/a
13%
# White Students
28 Students
953,330 Students
% White Students
n/a
26%
# Hawaiian Students
n/a
5,642 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
2 Students
112,373 Students
% of Two or more races Students
n/a
3%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
588
197,767
# Students in K Grade:
752
355,372
# Students in 1st Grade:
893
385,986
# Students in 2nd Grade:
914
383,594
# Students in 3rd Grade:
868
384,793
# Students in 4th Grade:
869
385,943
# Students in 5th Grade:
937
389,980
# Students in 6th Grade:
915
400,481
# Students in 7th Grade:
1,021
344,259
# Students in 8th Grade:
997
347,318
# Students in 9th Grade:
1,385
28,814
# Students in 10th Grade:
1,055
23,623
# Students in 11th Grade:
963
20,805
# Students in 12th Grade:
904
18,536
# Ungraded Students:
-
-

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $15,499 is higher than the state median of $13,640. The school district revenue/student has grown by 22% over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $13,287 is less than the state median of $14,384. The school district spending/student has grown by 11% over four school years.
This School District
This State (TX)
Total Revenue
$202 MM
$74,029 MM
This chart display total revenue of Donna ISD  School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in TX by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Spending
$174 MM
$78,063 MM
This chart display total spending of Donna ISD  School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in TX by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$15,499
$13,640
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Donna ISD  School District and average revenue per public school student of all school districts in TX by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Spending / Student
$13,287
$14,384
This chart display average spending per public school student in Donna ISD  School District and average spending per public school student of all school districts in TX by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.

Best Donna ISD School District Public Elementary Schools (2024)

School
(Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
J W Caceres Elementary School
(Math: 20-24% | Reading: 25-29%)
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
503 S Hutto Rd
Donna, TX 78537
(956) 464-1995
Grades: PK-5
| 292 students
Rank: #22.
Le Noir Elementary School
(Math: 15-19% | Reading: 25-29%)
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
316 N Main St
Donna, TX 78537
(956) 464-1685
Grades: PK-5
| 361 students
Rank: #33.
Dora M Sauceda Middle School
(Math: 12% | Reading: 23%)
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
520 N Vly View Rd
Donna, TX 78537
(956) 464-1360
Grades: 6-8
| 666 students
Rank: #4 - 64. - 6.
C Stainke Elementary School
(Math: 10-14% | Reading: 20-24%)
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
1309 S Ave
Donna, TX 78537
(956) 464-1940
Grades: PK-5
| 562 students
Rank: #4 - 64. - 6.
Eloy Garza Salazar Elementary School
(Math: 10-14% | Reading: 20-24%)
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
3207 N Goolie Rd
Donna, TX 78537
(956) 464-1977
Grades: PK-5
| 416 students
Rank: #4 - 64. - 6.
T Price Elementary School
(Math: 10-14% | Reading: 20-24%)
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
2906 E Roberts
Donna, TX 78537
(956) 464-1303
Grades: PK-5
| 374 students
Rank: #77.
Capt D Salinas Ii Elementary School
(Math: 16% | Reading: 17%)
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
333 E Hwy 83
Donna, TX 78537
(956) 783-1332
Grades: PK-5
| 413 students
Rank: #88.
W A Todd Middle School
(Math: 9% | Reading: 22%)
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
400 N Salinas Blvd
Donna, TX 78537
(956) 464-1600
Grades: 6-8
| 658 students
Rank: #9 - 109. - 10.
Julian S Adame
(Math: 10-14% | Reading: 15-19%)
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
5001 N Fm 493
Donna, TX 78537
(956) 461-4010
Grades: PK-5
| 606 students
Rank: #9 - 109. - 10.
M Rivas Elementary School
(Math: 10-14% | Reading: 15-19%)
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
503 S Hutto Rd
Donna, TX 78537
(956) 464-1990
Grades: PK-5
| 260 students
Rank: #1111.
A M Ochoa Elementary School
(Math: 10-14% | Reading: 10-14%)
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
424 S 11th St
Donna, TX 78537
(956) 464-1900
Grades: PK-5
| 300 students
Rank: #1212.
A P Solis Middle School
(Math: 8% | Reading: 19%)
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
700 S Ave
Donna, TX 78537
(956) 464-1650
Grades: 6-8
| 732 students
Rank: #1313.
Runn Virtual Learning Academy
(Math: 6-9% | Reading: 15-19%)
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
1701 E Hwy 281
Donna, TX 78537
(956) 464-1864
Grades: K-6
| 80 students
Rank: #1414.
Patricia S Garza Elementary School
(Math: 9% | Reading: 16%)
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
8801 Alberta Rd
Donna, TX 78537
(956) 464-1886
Grades: PK-5
| 545 students
Rank: #1515.
Maria Alicia P Munoz Elementary School
(Math: 10% | Reading: 11%)
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
1901 E Roosevelt
Donna, TX 78537
(956) 464-1310
Grades: PK-5
| 702 students
Rank: #1616.
Daniel Singleterry Sr
(Math: 8% | Reading: 10%)
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
9113 N Val Verde Rd
Donna, TX 78537
(956) 464-1845
Grades: PK-5
| 505 students
Rank: #1717.
Veterans Middle School
(Math: 7% | Reading: 12%)
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
2711 N Golie Rd
Donna, TX 78537
(956) 464-1350
Grades: 6-8
| 875 students
Rank: #1818.
Guzman Elementary School
(Math: ≤5% | Reading: 6-9%)
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
510 S D Salinas Blvd
Donna, TX 78537
(956) 464-1920
Grades: PK-5
| 407 students
Rank: n/an/a
Donna Alternative Education Program
Alternative School
2006 Silver St
Donna, TX 78537
(956) 464-1954
Grades: 1-12
| 0 students

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • District size: 24 schools
  • Grades: PK-12
  • Enrollment: 13,061 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 100%
  • : 90% (Btm 50% in TX)
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : 11% (Btm 50%)
  • : 18% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), TX Dept. of Education

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