Hidalgo Independent School District

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For the 2021 school year, there are 9 public schools in Hidalgo Independent School District, serving 3,215 students. Hidalgo Independent School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Texas.
Public schools in Hidalgo Independent School District have an average math proficiency score of 49% (versus the Texas public school average of 48%), and reading proficiency score of 40% (versus the 45% statewide average). This district's average testing ranking is 6/10, which is in the top 50% of public schools in Texas.
The top ranked public schools in Hidalgo Independent School District are Jc Kelly Elementary School, Hidalgo Elementary School and Hidalgo Park Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the Texas public school average of 72% (majority Hispanic).
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is less than the Texas public school average of 15:1.

Overview

School District NameHidalgo Independent School District
School District Websitehttp://www.hidalgo-isd.com
School District Phone Number(956) 843-4405
School District Grades OfferedPK - 12
2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (TX)
# of Schools9 Schools8,955 Schools
# of Students3,215 Students5,398,246 Students
# of Teachers236 Teachers355,401 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio14:115:1

District Comparison

Hidalgo Independent School District, which is ranked #519 of all 1,200 school districts in Texas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-2018 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 94% has increased from 90% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (TX)
Overall Testing Rank
#388 out of 1200 school districts
(Top 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Hidalgo Independent   School District, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
49%
49%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Hidalgo 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 2017-18 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
49%
45%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Hidalgo 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 2017-18 school year data.
Graduation Rate
94%
89%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Hidalgo Independent   School District and public school graduation rate of TX by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.000.64
# of American Indian Studentsn/a20,590 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
1%
# of Asian Studentsn/a235,500 Students
% Asian Students
n/a
4%
# of Hispanic Students3,209 Students2,826,531 Students
% Hispanic Students
100%
52%
# of Black Students3 Students680,292 Students
% Black Students
n/a
13%
# of White Students3 Students1,504,856 Students
% White Students
n/a
28%
# of Hawaiian Studentsn/a8,027 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/an/a
# of Two or more races Studentsn/a122,450 Students
% of Two or more races Students
n/a
2%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:365254,767
# of Students in Kindergarten:202371,437
# of Students in 1st Grade:167388,455
# of Students in 2nd Grade:199394,227
# of Students in 3rd Grade:190409,796
# of Students in 4th Grade:200413,679
# of Students in 5th Grade:201414,261
# of Students in 6th Grade:195402,503
# of Students in 7th Grade:214402,496
# of Students in 8th Grade:227398,647
# of Students in 9th Grade:282433,436
# of Students in 10th Grade:273397,442
# of Students in 11th Grade:227371,952
# of Students in 12th Grade:273345,148
# of Ungraded Students: - -

Fiscal Data Comparison

The revenue/student of $12,564 is higher than the state median of $12,556. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $12,784 is higher than the state median of $12,335. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017This School DistrictThis State (TX)
Total Revenue$40 MM$11 MM
This chart display total revenue of Hidalgo Independent   School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in TX by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending$41 MM$11 MM
This chart display total spending of Hidalgo Independent   School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in TX by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$12,564$12,556
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Hidalgo Independent   School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in TX by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$12,784$12,335
This chart display average spending per public school student in Hidalgo Independent   School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in TX by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

Hidalgo Independent School District Public Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Jc Kelly Elementary School Math: 75-79% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    201 E Las Milpas Rd
    Hidalgo, TX 78557
    (956) 843-4201

    Grades: PK-5 | 393 students
  • Hidalgo Elementary School Math: 60-64% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    601 Second St
    Hidalgo, TX 78557
    (956) 843-4226

    Grades: PK-5 | 322 students
  • Hidalgo Park Elementary School Math: 65-69% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    8700 S I Rd
    Hidalgo, TX 78557
    (956) 834-4276

    Grades: PK-5 | 366 students
  • Dr Alejo Salinas Junior Elementary School Math: 50-54% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    411 Ebano
    Hidalgo, TX 78557
    (956) 843-4251

    Grades: PK-5 | 408 students
  • Diaz J High School Math: 45% | Reading: 34%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1312 E Pirate Dr
    Hidalgo, TX 78557
    (956) 843-4351

    Grades: 6-8 | 636 students
  • Hidalgo Academy Alternative School
    Math: <50% | Reading: ≤20%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    310 Esperanza St
    Hidalgo, TX 78557
    (956) 843-3340

    Grades: 10-12 | 34 students
  • Hidalgo Early College High School Math: 26% | Reading: 32%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    910 E Pirate Dr
    Hidalgo, TX 78557
    (956) 843-4301

    Grades: 8-12 | 1,020 student
  • Hidalgo Early Start Academy
    621 S 5th St
    Hidalgo, TX 78557
    (956) 843-4405

    Grades: PK | 35 students
  • Hidalgo J J A E P Alternative School
    310 Esperanza St
    Hidalgo, TX 78557
    (956) 843-4391

    Grades: 12 | 1 student
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