Rice CISD School District

1094 RAIDER DR
ALTAIR , TX 77412 - 0338
(District boundaries shown in map)
Rating
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Grades: PK - 12
For the 2022-23 school year, there are 7 public schools serving 1,289 students in Rice CISD School District. This district's average testing ranking is 4/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public schools in Texas.
Public Schools in Rice CISD School District have an average math proficiency score of 44% (versus the Texas public school average of 51%), and reading proficiency score of 34% (versus the 47% statewide average).
The top ranked public schools in Rice CISD School District are Garwood Elementary School, Rice High School and Sheridan Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Rice CISD School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Texas.
Minority enrollment is 79% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the Texas public school average of 73% (majority Hispanic).

Overview

2020-2021 School Year Data
This School District
This State (TX)
# Schools
7 Schools
9,055 Schools
# Students
1,289 Students
5,372,465 Students
# Teachers
106 Teachers
369,164 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
12:1
12:1

District Rank

Rice CISD School District, which is ranked #834 of all 1,194 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 75-79% has decreased from 95% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (TX)
Overall District Rank
#855 out of 1201 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Rice CISD  School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
43%
51%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Rice CISD  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)
34%
47%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Rice CISD  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
75-79%
89%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Rice CISD  School District and public school graduation rate of TX by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.57
0.64
# American Indian Students
2 Students
18,751 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
n/a
# Asian Students
5 Students
254,161 Students
% Asian Students
n/a
5%
# Hispanic Students
782 Students
2,840,027 Students
% Hispanic Students
61%
53%
# Black Students
203 Students
681,193 Students
% Black Students
16%
13%
# White Students
272 Students
1,424,019 Students
% White Students
21%
26%
# Hawaiian Students
n/a
8,263 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
25 Students
143,704 Students
% of Two or more races Students
2%
3%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
61
217,846
# Students in K Grade:
82
361,341
# Students in 1st Grade:
95
381,379
# Students in 2nd Grade:
104
380,041
# Students in 3rd Grade:
90
381,044
# Students in 4th Grade:
88
385,309
# Students in 5th Grade:
76
395,638
# Students in 6th Grade:
88
414,487
# Students in 7th Grade:
113
421,484
# Students in 8th Grade:
99
422,639
# Students in 9th Grade:
114
436,952
# Students in 10th Grade:
93
420,921
# Students in 11th Grade:
89
388,558
# Students in 12th Grade:
97
364,776
# Ungraded Students:
-
50

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $13,494 is higher than the state median of $13,045. The school district revenue/student has grown by 5% over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $12,489 is less than the state median of $12,825. The school district spending/student has grown by 5% over four school years.
This School District
This State (TX)
Total Revenue (19-20)
$17 MM
$12 MM
This chart display total revenue of Rice CISD  School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in TX by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.
Spending (19-20)
$16 MM
$11 MM
This chart display total spending of Rice CISD  School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in TX by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$13,494
$13,045
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Rice CISD  School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in TX by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Spending / Student
$12,489
$12,825
This chart display average spending per public school student in Rice CISD  School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in TX by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Best Rice CISD School District Public Schools (2022-23)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Garwood Elementary School
Math: 70-79% | Reading: 60-69%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
7827 Hwy 71 S
Altair, TX 77412
(979) 234-3531
Grades: K-5
| 94 students
Rank: #22.
Rice High School
Math: 55-59% | Reading: 35-39%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
1095 Raider Dr
Altair, TX 77412
(979) 234-3531
Grades: 9-12
| 332 students
Rank: #33.
Sheridan Elementary School
Math: 60-79% | Reading: 21-39%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
5526 Fm 2437
Altair, TX 77412
(979) 234-3531
Grades: K-5
| 69 students
Rank: #44.
Eagle Lake Int
Math: 43% | Reading: 29%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
701 Tate Ave
Altair, TX 77412
(979) 234-3531
Grades: 3-5
| 181 students
Rank: #55.
Rice Jh
Math: 38% | Reading: 33%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
1093 Raider Dr
Altair, TX 77412
(979) 234-3531
Grades: 6-8
| 300 students
Rank: #66.
Rice Challenge Academy
Alternative School
Math: ≤10% | Reading: 20-24%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
600 Fm 3013
Altair, TX 77412
(979) 234-3531
Grades: 9-12
| 61 students
Rank: n/an/a
Eagle Lake Pri
600 Johnnie D Hutchins
Altair, TX 77412
(979) 234-3531
Grades: PK-2
| 252 students

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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • District size: 7
  • Enrollment: 1,289 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 79%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 75-79% (Btm 50% in TX)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 43% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 34% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), TX Dept. of Education

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