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  • For the 2019-20 school year, there are 3 public schools managed by Ponder Isd School District serving 1,330 students in Ponder, Texas.
  • Minority enrollment is 28% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Texas state average of 72%.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is less than the state average of 15:1.

Ponder Isd School District (2019-20)

  • School Location Grades Students
  • Ponder Ponder Elementary School
    401 W Bailey
    Ponder, TX 76259
    (940)479-8320

    Grades: PK-5 | 636 students
  • Ponder Ponder High School
    300 W Bailey
    Ponder, TX 76259
    (940)479-8312

    Grades: 9-12 | 403 students
  • Ponder Ponder J High School
    501 Shaffner St
    Ponder, TX 76259
    (940)479-8220

    Grades: 6-8 | 291 students

Overview

School District NamePonder Isd School District
# of Schoolsn/a
# of Students1,330 students
# of Teachers93 Teacher(s)
Student : Teacher Ratio14:1
# of Male Students663 students
% Male Students
50%
# of Female Students667 students
% Female Students
50%

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.43
# of American Indian Students7 students
% American Indian Students
1%
# of Asian Students5 students
% Asian Students
n/a
# of Hispanic Students307 students
% Hispanic Students
23%
# of Black Students22 students
% Black Students
2%
# of White Students959 students
% White Students
72%
# of Hawaiian Studentsn/a
% of Hawaiian Students
n/a
# of Two or more races Students30 students
% of Two or more races Students
2%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:34
# of Students in Kindergarten:90
# of Students in 1st Grade:98
# of Students in 2nd Grade:100
# of Students in 3rd Grade:101
# of Students in 4th Grade:96
# of Students in 5th Grade:117
# of Students in 6th Grade:93
# of Students in 7th Grade:106
# of Students in 8th Grade:92
# of Students in 9th Grade:111
# of Students in 10th Grade:107
# of Students in 11th Grade:102
# of Students in 12th Grade:83
# of Ungraded Students: -

District Comparison

  • Ponder Isd School District, which is ranked within the top 20% of all 1203 school districts in Texas (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The school district's graduation rate of 95% has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (TX)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
83%
78%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
77%
72%
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Graduation Rate≥95%
89%
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Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $14,790 is higher than the state average of $10,807. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
  • The school district's spending/student of $13,965 is higher than the state average of $11,097. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (TX)
Total Revenue$18 MM$9 MM
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Spending$17 MM$9 MM
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Revenue / Student$14,790$10,807
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Spending / Student$13,965$11,097
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Ponder Isd School District public schools have a diversity score of 0.43, which is higher than the Texas average of 0.41. The most diverse school in the district is Ponder Elementary School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Texas or national school diversity statistics.