Hereford Independent School District

For the 2022 school year, there are 10 public schools serving 4,193 students in Hereford 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 Hereford Independent School District have an average math proficiency score of 43% (versus the Texas public school average of 51%), and reading proficiency score of 35% (versus the 47% statewide average).
The top ranked public schools in Hereford Independent School District are Aikman Elementary School, Hereford Preparatory Academy and Northwest Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Hereford Independent School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Texas.
Minority enrollment is 90% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the Texas public school average of 72% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Hereford Independent 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%)

Overview

School District Name
Hereford Independent School District
School District Website
School District Phone Number
School District Grades Offered
PK - 12
2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
This State (TX)
# Schools
10 Schools
8,946 Schools
# Students
4,193 Students
5,396,943 Students
# Teachers
300 Teachers
355,266 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
14:1
14:1

District Rank

Hereford Independent School District, which is ranked #843 of all 1,199 school districts in Texas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-2019 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 85% has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (TX)
Overall District Rank
#850 out of 1201 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Hereford Independent   School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
42%
51%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Hereford 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 2018-19 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
35%
47%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Hereford 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 2018-19 school year data.
Graduation Rate
85%
89%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Hereford 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
0.21
0.64
# American Indian Students
9 Students
20,575 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
1%
# Asian Students
13 Students
235,494 Students
% Asian Students
n/a
4%
# Hispanic Students
3,697 Students
2,824,227 Students
% Hispanic Students
88%
52%
# Black Students
26 Students
679,765 Students
% Black Students
1%
13%
# White Students
435 Students
1,504,055 Students
% White Students
11%
28%
# Hawaiian Students
2 Students
8,024 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
11 Students
122,389 Students
% of Two or more races Students
n/a
2%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
320
254,570
# Students in K Grade:
282
371,526
# Students in 1st Grade:
309
388,571
# Students in 2nd Grade:
282
394,314
# Students in 3rd Grade:
304
409,853
# Students in 4th Grade:
321
413,439
# Students in 5th Grade:
300
413,728
# Students in 6th Grade:
298
402,100
# Students in 7th Grade:
302
402,159
# Students in 8th Grade:
306
398,280
# Students in 9th Grade:
351
433,561
# Students in 10th Grade:
302
397,527
# Students in 11th Grade:
285
372,049
# Students in 12th Grade:
231
345,266
# Ungraded Students:
-
-

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $10,127 in this school district is less than the state median of $12,819. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $9,933 is less than the state median of $12,640. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
This School District
This State (TX)
Total Revenue
$43 MM
$12 MM
This chart display total revenue of Hereford Independent   School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in TX by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending
$42 MM
$11 MM
This chart display total spending of Hereford Independent   School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in TX by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$10,127
$12,819
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Hereford Independent   School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in TX by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending / Student
$9,933
$12,640
This chart display average spending per public school student in Hereford Independent   School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in TX by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Best Hereford Independent School District Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Aikman Elementary School
Math: 49% | Reading: 44%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
900 Ave K
Hereford, TX 79045
(806) 363-7640
Grades: K-5
| 428 students
Rank: #22.
Hereford Preparatory Academy
Math: 47% | Reading: 41%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
704 La Plata Ste B
Hereford, TX 79045
(806) 363-7740
Grades: 8
| 306 students
Rank: #33.
Northwest Elementary School
Math: 47% | Reading: 36%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
400 Moreman
Hereford, TX 79045
(806) 363-7660
Grades: K-5
| 467 students
Rank: #44.
Hereford High School
Math: 48% | Reading: 32%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
200 Ave F
Hereford, TX 79045
(806) 363-7620
Grades: 9-12
| 1,091 students
Rank: #55.
Hereford J High School
Math: 42% | Reading: 36%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
704 La Plata Dr
Hereford, TX 79045
(806) 363-7630
Grades: 6-8
| 600 students
Rank: #66.
Bluebonnet Elementary School
Math: 31% | Reading: 35%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
221 16th St
Hereford, TX 79045
(806) 363-7650
Grades: K-5
| 323 students
Rank: #77.
West Central Elementary School
Math: 30-34% | Reading: 20-24%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
120 Campbell St
Hereford, TX 79045
(806) 363-7690
Grades: K-5
| 223 students
Rank: #88.
Hereford Center For Accelerated Learning
Alternative School
Math: ≤20% | Reading: ≤20%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
241 Ave H
Hereford, TX 79045
(806) 363-7720
Grades: 8-12
| 78 students
711 Park Ave
Hereford, TX 79045
(806) 363-7610
Grades: PK-12
| 320 students
615 Columbia Dr
Hereford, TX 79045
(806) 363-7680
Grades: K-5
| 357 students

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Hereford Independent School District
  • 601 N 25 MILE AVE, HEREFORD, TX, 79045-4406
  • (806) 363-7600
  • herefordisd.net
  • Grades: PK - 12
  • Students: 4,193 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 90%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 85% (Btm 50% in TX)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 42% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 35% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.21

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