Rice CISD School District

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For the 2021 school year, there are 7 public schools serving 1,362 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 77% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the Texas public school average of 72% (majority Hispanic).

Overview

School District NameRice CISD School District
School District Websitehttp://www.ricecisd.org
School District Phone Number(979) 234-3531
School District Grades OfferedPK - 12
2018-2019 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (TX)
# of Schools7 Schools8,950 Schools
# of Students1,362 Students5,396,248 Students
# of Teachers104 Teachers355,266 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio13:115:1

District Rank

Rice CISD School District, which is ranked #838 of all 1,200 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 2018-2019 School Year DataThis School DistrictState 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
0.600.64
# of American Indian Students1 Student20,584 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
1%
# of Asian Students10 Students235,497 Students
% Asian Students
1%
4%
# of Hispanic Students769 Students2,825,310 Students
% Hispanic Students
56%
52%
# of Black Students252 Students679,965 Students
% Black Students
19%
13%
# of White Students309 Students1,504,369 Students
% White Students
23%
28%
# of Hawaiian Students1 Student8,027 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/an/a
# of Two or more races Students20 Students122,410 Students
% of Two or more races Students
1%
2%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:91254,602
# of Students in Kindergarten:98371,403
# of Students in 1st Grade:89388,440
# of Students in 2nd Grade:90394,215
# of Students in 3rd Grade:92409,782
# of Students in 4th Grade:119413,320
# of Students in 5th Grade:103413,857
# of Students in 6th Grade:87402,112
# of Students in 7th Grade:85402,180
# of Students in 8th Grade:79398,317
# of Students in 9th Grade:125433,439
# of Students in 10th Grade:95397,445
# of Students in 11th Grade:116371,962
# of Students in 12th Grade:93345,174
# of Ungraded Students: - -

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $11,540 in this school district is less than the state median of $12,556. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $11,349 is less than the state median of $12,335. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017This School DistrictThis State (TX)
Total Revenue$16 MM$11 MM
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Spending$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 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$11,540$12,556
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 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$11,349$12,335
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Best Rice CISD School District Public Schools (2021)

  • 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 | 110 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 | 366 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 | 63 students
  • Rank: #44.
    Eagle Lake Intermediate School Math: 43% | Reading: 29%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    701 Tate Ave
    Altair, TX 77412
    (979) 234-3531

    Grades: 3-5 | 215 students
  • Rank: #55.
    Rice Junior High School Math: 38% | Reading: 33%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1093 Raider Dr
    Altair, TX 77412
    (979) 234-3531

    Grades: 6-9 | 251 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 | 63 students
  • Rank: #77.
    Eagle Lake Primary
    600 Johnnie D Hutchins
    Altair, TX 77412
    (979) 234-3531

    Grades: PK-2 | 294 students
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