Galveston Independent School District

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  • For the 2018-19 school year, there are 14 public schools managed by Galveston Independent School District serving 7,002 students in Galveston, 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.

Galveston Independent School District (2018-19)

  • School Location Grades Students
  • Galveston Aim College & Career Prep Alternative School
    Charter School
    1110 21st St
    Galveston, TX 77553
    (409)761-6960

    Grades: 6-12 | 91 students
  • Galveston Austin Middle School
    1514 N 1/2
    Galveston, TX 77550
    (409)761-3500

    Grades: 5-8 | 514 students
  • Galveston Ball High School
    4115 Ave O
    Galveston, TX 77553
    (409)766-5700

    Grades: 9-12 | 1946 students
  • Galveston Burnet/ecu Elementary School Charter School
    5501 Ave S
    Galveston, TX 77553
    (409)761-6470

    Grades: PK-4 | 521 students
  • Galveston Central Middle School
    3014 Sealy
    Galveston, TX 77553
    (409)761-6200

    Grades: 7-9 | 219 students
  • Galveston Coastal Village Elementary School Charter School
    721 10th St
    Galveston, TX 77553
    (409)761-6800

    Grades: PK-4 | 578 students
  • Galveston Coastal Village Middle School Charter School
    1110 Moody
    Galveston, TX 77551
    (409)761-6900

    Grades: 6-9 | 210 students
  • Galveston Crenshaw El And Middle School
    406 Hwy 87
    Galveston, TX 77553
    (409)684-8526

    Grades: PK-8 | 154 students
  • Galveston Galveston Co J J A E P Alternative School
    3904 Ave T
    Galveston, TX 77553
    (409)766-5800

    Grades: 8-10 | 7 students
  • Galveston Morgan El Magnet School
    1410 37th St
    Galveston, TX 77553
    (409)761-6700

    Grades: PK-4 | 598 students
  • Galveston Oppe Elementary School
    2915 81st St
    Galveston, TX 77553
    (409)761-6500

    Grades: PK-4 | 725 students
  • Galveston Parker Elementary School
    6802 Jones Dr
    Galveston, TX 77553
    (409)761-6600

    Grades: PK-4 | 607 students
  • Galveston Scott Collegiate Academy Charter School
    4116 N 1/2
    Galveston, TX 77550
    (409)761-6100

    Grades: 5-8 | 548 students
  • Galveston Weis Middle School
    3014 Sealy
    Galveston, TX 77550
    (409)761-6400

    Grades: 5-6 | 284 students

Overview

School District NameGalveston Independent School District
# of Schoolsn/a
# of Students7,002 students
# of Teachers455 Teacher(s)
Student : Teacher Ratio15:1
# of Male Students3,474 students
% Male Students
50%
# of Female Students3,528 students
% Female Students
50%

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.67
# of American Indian Students34 students
% American Indian Students
n/a
# of Asian Students140 students
% Asian Students
2%
# of Hispanic Students3,146 students
% Hispanic Students
45%
# of Black Students1,755 students
% Black Students
25%
# of White Students1,796 students
% White Students
26%
# of Hawaiian Students7 students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/a
# of Two or more races Students124 students
% of Two or more races Students
2%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:512
# of Students in Kindergarten:519
# of Students in 1st Grade:557
# of Students in 2nd Grade:560
# of Students in 3rd Grade:497
# of Students in 4th Grade:474
# of Students in 5th Grade:471
# of Students in 6th Grade:468
# of Students in 7th Grade:467
# of Students in 8th Grade:465
# of Students in 9th Grade:564
# of Students in 10th Grade:502
# of Students in 11th Grade:475
# of Students in 12th Grade:471
# of Ungraded Students: -

District Comparison

  • Galveston Independent 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 86% has increased from 76% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (TX)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
69%
75%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Galveston 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 2015-16 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
65%
71%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Galveston 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 2015-16 school year data.
Graduation Rate
86%
89%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Galveston Independent School District and public school graduation rate of TX by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $14,859 is higher than the state average of $12,908. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
  • The school district's spending/student of $11,713 is less than the state average of $13,250. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (TX)
Total Revenue$100 MM$9 MM
This chart display total revenue of Galveston Independent School District and average revenue for each school distric in TX by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Spending$79 MM$9 MM
This chart display total spending of Galveston Independent School District and average spending for each school distric in TX by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Revenue / Student$14,859$12,908
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Galveston Independent School District and average revenue per public school student in TX by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Spending / Student$11,713$13,250
This chart display average spending per public school student in Galveston Independent School District and average spending per public school student in TX by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
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Galveston Independent School District public schools have a diversity score of 0.67, which is higher than the Texas average of 0.41. The most diverse school in the district is Parker Elementary School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Texas or national school diversity statistics.