Lorena Independent School District

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Overview

School District NameLorena Independent School District
School District Websitehttp://www.lorenaisd.net
School District Phone Number(254) 857-3239
School District Grades OfferedPK - 12
2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (TX)
# of Schools4 Schools8,947 Schools
# of Students1,763 Students5,398,246 Students
# of Teachers118 Teachers355,401 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1

District Comparison

  • Lorena Independent School District, which is ranked within the
    10/
    10
    , top 10% of all 1,200 school districts in Texas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018 school year.
  • The school district's graduation rate of 95% has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (TX)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
62%
49%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Lorena 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)
62%
45%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Lorena 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≥95%
89%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Lorena Independent   School District and public school graduation rate of TX by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.360.64
# of American Indian Students7 Students20,590 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
1%
# of Asian Students8 Students235,500 Students
% Asian Students
n/a
4%
# of Hispanic Students280 Students2,826,531 Students
% Hispanic Students
16%
52%
# of Black Students22 Students680,292 Students
% Black Students
1%
13%
# of White Students1,385 Students1,504,856 Students
% White Students
79%
28%
# of Hawaiian Studentsn/a8,027 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/an/a
# of Two or more races Students61 Students122,450 Students
% of Two or more races Students
4%
2%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:56254,767
# of Students in Kindergarten:122371,437
# of Students in 1st Grade:100388,455
# of Students in 2nd Grade:126394,227
# of Students in 3rd Grade:142409,796
# of Students in 4th Grade:125413,679
# of Students in 5th Grade:141414,261
# of Students in 6th Grade:127402,503
# of Students in 7th Grade:117402,496
# of Students in 8th Grade:130398,647
# of Students in 9th Grade:142433,436
# of Students in 10th Grade:144397,442
# of Students in 11th Grade:156371,952
# of Students in 12th Grade:135345,148
# of Ungraded Students: - -

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $8,128 in this school district is less than the state average of 10361. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
  • The school district's spending/student of $7,463 is less than the state average of $10,700. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (TX)
Total Revenue$13 MM9107000
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Spending$12 MM9405000
This chart display total spending of Lorena Independent   School District and average spending for each school distric in TX by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Revenue / Student$8,12810361
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Lorena Independent   School District and average revenue per public school student in TX by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending / Student$7,46310700
This chart display average spending per public school student in Lorena Independent   School District and average spending per public school student in TX by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Lorena Independent School District Public Schools (2020-21)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Lorena Elementary School Math: 66% | Reading: 61%
    Rank:
    9/
    10
    , Top 20%
    420 N Houston
    Lorena, TX 76655
    (254) 857-4613

    Grades: 3-5 | 408 students
  • Lorena High School Math: 55-59% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank:
    8/
    10
    , Top 30%
    1 Leopard Ln
    Lorena, TX 76655
    (254) 857-4604

    Grades: 9-12 | 577 students
  • Lorena Middle School Math: 60% | Reading: 55%
    Rank:
    8/
    10
    , Top 30%
    500 Leopard Ln
    Lorena, TX 76655
    (254) 857-4621

    Grades: 6-8 | 374 students
  • Lorena Primary
    1191 Old Lorena Rd
    Lorena, TX 76655
    (254) 857-8909

    Grades: PK-2 | 404 students
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