Pharr-San Juan-Alamo Independent School District

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Overview

School District NamePharr-San Juan-Alamo Independent School District
School District Websitehttp://www.psjaisd.us
School District Phone Number(956)354-2000
School District Grades OfferedPK - 12
2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (TX)
# of Schools44 Schools8,947 Schools
# of Students32,680 Students5,398,246 Students
# of Teachers2,080 Teachers355,401 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio16:115:1

District Comparison

  • Pharr-San Juan-Alamo 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 91% has increased from 88% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (TX)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
76%
78%
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 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
63%
72%
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 2016-17 school year data.
Graduation Rate
91%
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 2016-17 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.020.64
# of American Indian Students19 Students20,590 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
1%
# of Asian Students41 Students235,500 Students
% Asian Students
n/a
4%
# of Hispanic Students32,373 Students2,826,531 Students
% Hispanic Students
99%
52%
# of Black Students39 Students680,292 Students
% Black Students
n/a
13%
# of White Students207 Students1,504,856 Students
% White Students
1%
28%
# of Hawaiian Studentsn/a8,027 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/an/a
# of Two or more races Students1 Student122,450 Students
% of Two or more races Students
n/a
2%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:3,712254,767
# of Students in Kindergarten:2,069371,437
# of Students in 1st Grade:2,154388,455
# of Students in 2nd Grade:2,187394,227
# of Students in 3rd Grade:2,240409,796
# of Students in 4th Grade:2,275413,679
# of Students in 5th Grade:2,298414,261
# of Students in 6th Grade:2,221402,503
# of Students in 7th Grade:2,108402,496
# of Students in 8th Grade:2,167398,647
# of Students in 9th Grade:2,392433,436
# of Students in 10th Grade:2,378397,442
# of Students in 11th Grade:2,235371,952
# of Students in 12th Grade:2,244345,148
# of Ungraded Students: - -

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $10,368 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 $11,203 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 DataThis School DistrictThis State (TX)
Total Revenue$332 MM$9 MM
This chart display total revenue of Pharr-San Juan-Alamo Independent   School District and average revenue for each school distric in TX by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending$359 MM$9 MM
This chart display total spending of Pharr-San Juan-Alamo Independent   School District and average spending for each school distric in TX by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Revenue / Student$10,368$10,361
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Pharr-San Juan-Alamo Independent   School District and average revenue per public school student in TX by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending / Student$11,203$10,634
This chart display average spending per public school student in Pharr-San Juan-Alamo Independent   School District and average spending per public school student in TX by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Pharr-San Juan-Alamo Independent School District Public Schools (2020)

  • School (Math/Reading Proficiency) Location
    Grades
    Students
  • Aida C Escobar Elementary School Math: 86% | Reading: 79%
    Rank: Top 30%
    901 W Kelly St
    Pharr, TX 78577
    (956)354-2920

    Grades: PK-5 | 810 students
  • Alamo Middle School Math: 70% | Reading: 63%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    1819 W Hwy 83
    Alamo, TX 78516
    (956)354-2550

    Grades: 6-8 | 615 students
  • Alfred Sorensen Elementary School Math: 87% | Reading: 80%
    Rank: Top 30%
    701 E Sam Houston
    San Juan, TX 78589
    (956)354-2910

    Grades: PK-5 | 686 students
  • Allen & William Arnold Elementary School Math: 73% | Reading: 69%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    615 W El Dora Rd
    Pharr, TX 78577
    (956)354-2710

    Grades: PK-5 | 641 students
  • Amanda Garza-pena Elementary School Math: 78% | Reading: 67%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    500 E Fm 495
    San Juan, TX 78589
    (956)354-2800

    Grades: PK-5 | 670 students
  • Arnoldo Cantu Senior Elementary School Math: 78% | Reading: 75%
    Rank: Top 50%
    2900 N R Longoria
    San Juan, TX 78589
    (956)354-2850

    Grades: PK-5 | 673 students
  • Audie Murphy Middle School Math: 67% | Reading: 58%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    924 W Sioux Rd
    Alamo, TX 78516
    (956)354-2530

    Grades: 6-8 | 891 students
  • Augusto Guerra Elementary School Math: 76% | Reading: 69%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    807 Fm495
    Alamo, TX 78516
    (956)354-2810

    Grades: PK-5 | 630 students
  • Austin Middle School Math: 72% | Reading: 68%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    804 S Stewart Rd
    San Juan, TX 78589
    (956)354-2570

    Grades: 6-8 | 944 students
  • Berta S Palacios Elementary School Math: 75-79% | Reading: 65-69%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    801 E Thomas Dr
    Pharr, TX 78577
    (956)354-2000

    Grades: PK-5 | 594 students
  • Buell Central Daep Alternative School
    218 E Juarez
    Pharr, TX 78577
    (956)354-2500

    Grades: 6-12 | 84 students
  • Carmen Anaya Elementary School Math: 90-94% | Reading: 85-89%
    Rank: Top 10%
    1000 W Dicker Rd
    Pharr, TX 78577
    (956)784-8500

    Grades: PK-5 | 497 students
  • Cesar Chavez Elementary School Math: 88% | Reading: 83%
    Rank: Top 20%
    401 E Thomas Rd
    Pharr, TX 78577
    (956)354-2720

    Grades: PK-5 | 455 students
  • College Career & Technology Academy Alternative School
    Math: 40-59% | Reading: 11-19%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    1100 E Business Hwy 83
    Pharr, TX 78577
    (956)784-8515

    Grades: 12 | n/a student
  • Daniel Ramirez Elementary School Math: 79% | Reading: 66%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    1920 N Hibiscus
    Pharr, TX 78577
    (956)354-2880

    Grades: PK-5 | 555 students
  • Dr William Long Elementary School Math: 88% | Reading: 77%
    Rank: Top 30%
    3700 N Raiders Dr
    Pharr, TX 78577
    (956)354-2750

    Grades: PK-5 | 900 students
  • Drs Reed - Mock Elementary School Math: 88% | Reading: 77%
    Rank: Top 30%
    400 E Eldora Rd
    San Juan, TX 78589
    (956)354-2890

    Grades: PK-5 | 614 students
  • Edith & Ethel Carman Elementary School Math: 78% | Reading: 75%
    Rank: Top 50%
    100 W Ridge Rd
    San Juan, TX 78589
    (956)354-2700

    Grades: PK-5 | 654 students
  • Elvis J Ballew High School Alternative School
    Math: 65-69% | Reading: 10-14%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    715 S Standard St
    San Juan, TX 78589
    (956)354-2520

    Grades: 9-12 | 358 students
  • Geraldine Palmer Elementary School Math: 80% | Reading: 73%
    Rank: Top 50%
    1200 W Hall Acres Rd
    Pharr, TX 78577
    (956)354-2860

    Grades: PK-5 | 673 students
  • Graciela Garcia Elementary School Math: 89% | Reading: 83%
    Rank: Top 20%
    1002 W Juan Balli
    Pharr, TX 78577
    (956)354-2790

    Grades: PK-5 | 493 students
  • Henry Ford Elementary School Math: 83% | Reading: 77%
    Rank: Top 50%
    1110 E Polk St
    Pharr, TX 78577
    (956)354-2770

    Grades: PK-5 | 779 students
  • Jaime Escalante Middle School Math: 68% | Reading: 54%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    6123 S Cage
    Pharr, TX 78577
    (956)354-2670

    Grades: 6-8 | 627 students
  • John Doedyns Elementary School Math: 82% | Reading: 75%
    Rank: Top 50%
    1401 N Raul Longoria Rd
    San Juan, TX 78589
    (956)354-2740

    Grades: PK-5 | 717 students
  • John Mckeever Elementary School Math: 83% | Reading: 77%
    Rank: Top 50%
    1310 W Ridge
    Alamo, TX 78516
    (956)354-2680

    Grades: PK-5 | 715 students
  • Kelly-pharr Elementary School Math: 71% | Reading: 61%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    500 E Sam Houston St
    Pharr, TX 78577
    (956)354-2870

    Grades: PK-5 | 759 students
  • Kennedy Middle School Math: 67% | Reading: 58%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    600 W Hall Acres Rd
    Pharr, TX 78577
    (956)354-2650

    Grades: 6-8 | 669 students
  • Liberty Middle School Math: 64% | Reading: 61%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    1212 S Fir St
    Pharr, TX 78577
    (956)354-2610

    Grades: 6-8 | 879 students
  • Lyndon B Johnson Middle School Math: 71% | Reading: 62%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    500 E Sioux Rd
    Pharr, TX 78577
    (956)354-2590

    Grades: 6-8 | 1,038 student
  • Marcia R Garza Math: 88% | Reading: 83%
    Rank: Top 20%
    810 E El Gato
    Alamo, TX 78516
    (956)354-2780

    Grades: PK-5 | 586 students
  • Psja Early College High School Math: 86% | Reading: 51%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    805 W Ridge Rd
    San Juan, TX 78589
    (956)354-2300

    Grades: 9-12 | 2,114 students
  • Psja Early Start
    601 E Kelly
    Pharr, TX 78577
    (956)354-2801

    Grades: PK | 776 students
  • Psja Memorial Early College High School Math: 77% | Reading: 51%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    800 S Alamo Rd
    Alamo, TX 78516
    (956)354-2420

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,843 student
  • Psja North Early College High School Math: 87% | Reading: 50%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    500 E Nolana Loop
    Pharr, TX 78577
    (956)354-2360

    Grades: 9-12 | 2,197 students
  • Psja Sonia M Sotomayor High School Alternative School
    Math: 60-69% | Reading: 50-59%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    1200 E Polk
    Pharr, TX 78577
    (956)354-2510

    Grades: 9-12 | 106 students
  • Show 9 more public schools in Pharr-San Juan-Alamo Independent School District (out of 44 total schools)
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