Ore City Independent School District
- For the 2020 school year, there are 3 public schools in Ore City Independent School District, serving 939 students.
- Public school in Ore City Independent School District have an average math proficiency score of 68% (versus the Texas public school average of 78%), and reading proficiency score of 70% (versus the 72% statewide average). This district's average school ranking is in the bottom 50% of public schools in Texas.
- Minority enrollment is 27% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Texas public school average of 72% (majority Hispanic).
- The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is less than the Texas public school average of 15:1.
|School District Name||Ore City Independent School District|
|School District Website||http://www.ocisd.net|
|School District Phone Number||(903)968-3300|
|School District Grades Offered||PK - 12|
|2017-2018 School Year Data||This School District||This State (TX)|
|# of Schools||3 Schools||8,947 Schools|
|# of Students||939 Students||5,398,246 Students|
|# of Teachers||74 Teachers||355,401 Teachers|
|Student : Teacher Ratio||13:1||15:1|
- Ore City Independent School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,195 school districts in Texas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-2017 school year.
- The school district's graduation rate of 90% has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
|Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year Data||This School District||State Average (TX)|
|Math Test Scores (% Proficient)|
|Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)|
Students by Ethnicity:
|# of American Indian Students||7 Students||20,590 Students|
|% American Indian Students|
|# of Asian Students||3 Students||235,500 Students|
|% Asian Students||n/a|
|# of Hispanic Students||146 Students||2,826,531 Students|
|% Hispanic Students|
|# of Black Students||49 Students||680,292 Students|
|% Black Students|
|# of White Students||688 Students||1,504,856 Students|
|% White Students|
|# of Hawaiian Students||1 Student||8,027 Students|
|% of Hawaiian Students||n/a||n/a|
|# of Two or more races Students||45 Students||122,450 Students|
|% of Two or more races Students|
Students by Grade:
|# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:||58||254,767|
|# of Students in Kindergarten:||60||371,437|
|# of Students in 1st Grade:||56||388,455|
|# of Students in 2nd Grade:||66||394,227|
|# of Students in 3rd Grade:||76||409,796|
|# of Students in 4th Grade:||79||413,679|
|# of Students in 5th Grade:||71||414,261|
|# of Students in 6th Grade:||73||402,503|
|# of Students in 7th Grade:||71||402,496|
|# of Students in 8th Grade:||52||398,647|
|# of Students in 9th Grade:||94||433,436|
|# of Students in 10th Grade:||67||397,442|
|# of Students in 11th Grade:||63||371,952|
|# of Students in 12th Grade:||53||345,148|
|# of Ungraded Students:||-||-|
Fiscal Data Comparison
- The revenue/student of $10,896 is higher than the state average of $10,361. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
- The school district's spending/student of $20,612 is higher than the state average of $10,634. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
|Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year Data||This School District||This State (TX)|
|Total Revenue||$9 MM||$9 MM|
|Spending||$18 MM||$9 MM|
|Revenue / Student||$10,896||$10,361|
|Spending / Student||$20,612||$10,634|
Ore City Independent School District Public Schools (2020)
School (Math/Reading Proficiency)
- Ore City Elementary School 7001 Us Hwy 259 N
Ore City, TX 75683
Grades: PK-5 | 466 students
- Ore City High School 100 Rebel Rd
Ore City, TX 75683
Grades: 9-12 | 277 students
- Ore City Middle School 100 Rebel Rd
Ore City, TX 75683
Grades: 6-9 | 196 students
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