Pharr-San Juan-Alamo Independent School District

For the 2021-22 school year, there are 44 public schools serving 32,680 students in Pharr-San Juan-Alamo Independent School District. This district's average testing ranking is 6/10, which is in the top 50% of public schools in Texas.
Public Schools in Pharr-San Juan-Alamo Independent School District have an average math proficiency score of 52% (versus the Texas public school average of 51%), and reading proficiency score of 41% (versus the 47% statewide average).
The top ranked public schools in Pharr-San Juan-Alamo Independent School District are Carmen Anaya Elementary School, Geraldine Palmer Elementary School and Graciela Garcia Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Pharr-San Juan-Alamo Independent School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Texas.
Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the Texas public school average of 72% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Pharr-San Juan-Alamo 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
Pharr-San Juan-Alamo 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
44 Schools
8,949 Schools
# Students
32,680 Students
5,396,088 Students
# Teachers
2,080 Teachers
355,245 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
16:1
16:1

District Rank

Pharr-San Juan-Alamo Independent School District, which is ranked #566 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 95% has increased from 90% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (TX)
Overall District Rank
#542 out of 1201 school districts
(Top 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Pharr-San Juan-Alamo Independent   School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
52%
51%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Pharr-San Juan-Alamo 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)
41%
47%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Pharr-San Juan-Alamo 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
95%
89%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Pharr-San Juan-Alamo 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
0.02
0.64
# American Indian Students
19 Students
20,584 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
1%
# Asian Students
41 Students
235,497 Students
% Asian Students
n/a
4%
# Hispanic Students
32,373 Students
2,825,284 Students
% Hispanic Students
99%
52%
# Black Students
39 Students
679,951 Students
% Black Students
n/a
13%
# White Students
207 Students
1,504,261 Students
% White Students
1%
28%
# Hawaiian Students
n/a
8,027 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
1 Student
122,398 Students
% of Two or more races Students
n/a
2%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
3,712
254,591
# Students in K Grade:
2,069
371,386
# Students in 1st Grade:
2,154
388,423
# Students in 2nd Grade:
2,187
394,203
# Students in 3rd Grade:
2,240
409,772
# Students in 4th Grade:
2,275
413,303
# Students in 5th Grade:
2,298
413,848
# Students in 6th Grade:
2,221
402,103
# Students in 7th Grade:
2,108
402,169
# Students in 8th Grade:
2,167
398,308
# Students in 9th Grade:
2,392
433,429
# Students in 10th Grade:
2,378
397,433
# Students in 11th Grade:
2,235
371,955
# Students in 12th Grade:
2,244
345,165
# Ungraded Students:
-
-

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $11,670 in this school district is less than the state median of $12,528. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $11,331 is less than the state median of $12,308. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
This School District
This State (TX)
Total Revenue
$381 MM
$11 MM
This chart display total revenue of Pharr-San Juan-Alamo 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
$370 MM
$11 MM
This chart display total spending of Pharr-San Juan-Alamo 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
$11,670
$12,528
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Pharr-San Juan-Alamo 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
$11,331
$12,308
This chart display average spending per public school student in Pharr-San Juan-Alamo 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.

Best Pharr-San Juan-Alamo Independent School District Public Schools (2021-22)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Carmen Anaya Elementary School
Math: 80-84% | Reading: 60-64%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
1000 W Dicker Rd
Pharr, TX 78577
(956) 784-8500
Grades: PK-5
| 497 students
Rank: #22.
Geraldine Palmer Elementary School
Math: 62% | Reading: 59%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
1200 W Hall Acres Rd
Pharr, TX 78577
(956) 354-2860
Grades: PK-5
| 673 students
Rank: #33.
Graciela Garcia Elementary School
Math: 64% | Reading: 53%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
(1)
1002 W Juan Balli
Pharr, TX 78577
(956) 354-2790
Grades: PK-5
| 493 students
Rank: #44.
Aida C Escobar Elementary School
Math: 62% | Reading: 53%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
901 W Kelly St
Pharr, TX 78577
(956) 354-2920
Grades: PK-5
| 810 students
Rank: #55.
Psja Thomas Jefferson T-stem Early College High School
Math: 55-59% | Reading: 57%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
714 E Business Hwy 83
Pharr, TX 78577
(956) 784-8525
Grades: 9-12
| 775 students
Rank: #66.
Cesar Chavez Elementary School
Math: 60-64% | Reading: 50-54%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
401 E Thomas Rd
Pharr, TX 78577
(956) 354-2720
Grades: PK-5
| 455 students
Rank: #77.
Kelly-pharr Elementary School
Math: 62% | Reading: 51%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
500 E Sam Houston St
Pharr, TX 78577
(956) 354-2870
Grades: PK-5
| 759 students
Rank: #88.
Psja Early College High School
Math: 75% | Reading: 45%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
805 W Ridge Rd
San Juan, TX 78589
(956) 354-2300
Grades: 9-12
| 2,114 students
Rank: #99.
Alfred Sorensen Elementary School
Math: 59% | Reading: 52%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
701 E Sam Houston
San Juan, TX 78589
(956) 354-2910
Grades: PK-5
| 686 students
Rank: #1010.
Dr William Long Elementary School
Math: 62% | Reading: 49%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
3700 N Raiders Dr
Pharr, TX 78577
(956) 354-2750
Grades: PK-5
| 900 students
Rank: #1111.
Arnoldo Cantu Senior Elementary School
Math: 57% | Reading: 51%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
2900 N R Longoria
San Juan, TX 78589
(956) 354-2850
Grades: PK-5
| 673 students
Rank: #1212.
Vida N Clover Elementary School
Math: 59% | Reading: 49%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
800 E Carrol St
San Juan, TX 78589
(956) 354-2730
Grades: PK-5
| 587 students
Rank: #1313.
Henry Ford Elementary School
Math: 52% | Reading: 50%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
1110 E Polk St
Pharr, TX 78577
(956) 354-2770
Grades: PK-5
| 779 students
Rank: #1414.
Psja Southwest Early College High School
Math: 76% | Reading: 37%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
300 E Rancho Blanco Rd
Pharr, TX 78577
(956) 354-2480
Grades: 9-12
| 1,788 students
Rank: #1515.
John Mckeever Elementary School
Math: 52% | Reading: 49%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
1310 W Ridge
Alamo, TX 78516
(956) 354-2680
Grades: PK-5
| 715 students
Rank: #1616.
Santos Livas Elementary School
Math: 51% | Reading: 50%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
733 N Alamo Rd
Alamo, TX 78516
(956) 354-2840
Grades: PK-5
| 640 students
Rank: #1717.
Marcia R Garza
Math: 57% | Reading: 44%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
810 E El Gato
Alamo, TX 78516
(956) 354-2780
Grades: PK-5
| 586 students
Rank: #1818.
Psja North Early College High School
Math: 67% | Reading: 38%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
500 E Nolana Loop
Pharr, TX 78577
(956) 354-2360
Grades: 9-12
| 2,197 students
Rank: #1919.
Berta S Palacios Elementary School
Math: 50-54% | Reading: 45-49%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
801 E Thomas Dr
Pharr, TX 78577
(956) 354-2000
Grades: PK-5
| 594 students
Rank: #2020.
Edith & Ethel Carman Elementary School
Math: 51% | Reading: 49%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
100 W Ridge Rd
San Juan, TX 78589
(956) 354-2700
Grades: PK-5
| 654 students
Rank: #2121.
Zeferino Farias Elementary School
Math: 54% | Reading: 46%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
1100 W Acacia St
Alamo, TX 78516
(956) 354-2760
Grades: PK-5
| 609 students
Rank: #2222.
Raul Longoria Elementary School
Math: 52% | Reading: 44%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
2500 N Cypress
Pharr, TX 78577
(956) 354-2820
Grades: PK-5
| 702 students
Rank: #2323.
Allen & William Arnold Elementary School
Math: 53% | Reading: 43%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
615 W El Dora Rd
Pharr, TX 78577
(956) 354-2710
Grades: PK-5
| 641 students
Rank: #2424.
Drs Reed - Mock Elementary School
Math: 52% | Reading: 42%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
400 E Eldora Rd
San Juan, TX 78589
(956) 354-2890
Grades: PK-5
| 614 students
Rank: #2525.
Amanda Garza-pena Elementary School
Math: 51% | Reading: 44%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
500 E Fm 495
San Juan, TX 78589
(956) 354-2800
Grades: PK-5
| 670 students
Rank: #2626.
Psja Memorial Early College High School
Math: 59% | Reading: 36%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
800 S Alamo Rd
Alamo, TX 78516
(956) 354-2420
Grades: 9-12
| 1,843 students
Rank: #2727.
Augusto Guerra Elementary School
Math: 52% | Reading: 37%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
807 Fm495
Alamo, TX 78516
(956) 354-2810
Grades: PK-5
| 630 students
Rank: #2828.
John Doedyns Elementary School
Math: 48% | Reading: 41%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
1401 N Raul Longoria Rd
San Juan, TX 78589
(956) 354-2740
Grades: PK-5
| 717 students
Rank: #2929.
Daniel Ramirez Elementary School
Math: 47% | Reading: 41%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
1920 N Hibiscus
Pharr, TX 78577
(956) 354-2880
Grades: PK-5
| 555 students
Rank: #3030.
Alamo Middle School
Math: 49% | Reading: 37%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
1819 W Hwy 83
Alamo, TX 78516
(956) 354-2550
Grades: 6-8
| 615 students
Rank: #3131.
Austin Middle School
Math: 46% | Reading: 41%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
804 S Stewart Rd
San Juan, TX 78589
(956) 354-2570
Grades: 6-8
| 944 students
Rank: #3232.
Kennedy Middle School
Math: 49% | Reading: 35%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
600 W Hall Acres Rd
Pharr, TX 78577
(956) 354-2650
Grades: 6-8
| 669 students
Rank: #3333.
Lyndon B Johnson Middle School
Math: 45% | Reading: 34%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
500 E Sioux Rd
Pharr, TX 78577
(956) 354-2590
Grades: 6-8
| 1,038 students
Rank: #3434.
Sgt Leonel Trevino Elementary School
Math: 46% | Reading: 33%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
901 E El Dora Rd
San Juan, TX 78589
(956) 354-2900
Grades: PK-5
| 520 students
Rank: #3535.
Jaime Escalante Middle School
Math: 42% | Reading: 32%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
6123 S Cage
Pharr, TX 78577
(956) 354-2670
Grades: 6-8
| 627 students
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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: PK - 12
  • Students: 32,680 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 99%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 95% (Top 30% in TX)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Top 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 52% (Top 30%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 41% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.02

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