Roma Independent School District

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Overview

School District NameRoma Independent School District
School District Websitehttp://romaisd.com
School District Phone Number(956) 849-1377
School District Grades OfferedPK - 12
2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (TX)
# of Schools10 Schools8,947 Schools
# of Students6,381 Students5,398,246 Students
# of Teachers452 Teachers355,401 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio14:115:1

District Comparison

  • Roma Independent School District, which is ranked within the
    8/
    10
    , top 30% of all 1,200 school districts in Texas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018 school year.
  • The school district's graduation rate of 89% has increased from 88% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (TX)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
59%
49%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Roma 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 2017-18 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
59%
45%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Roma 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 2017-18 school year data.
Graduation Rate
89%
89%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Roma Independent   School District and public school graduation rate of TX by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.010.64
# of American Indian Studentsn/a20,590 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
1%
# of Asian Studentsn/a235,500 Students
% Asian Students
n/a
4%
# of Hispanic Students6,365 Students2,826,531 Students
% Hispanic Students
100%
52%
# of Black Students2 Students680,292 Students
% Black Students
n/a
13%
# of White Students14 Students1,504,856 Students
% White Students
n/a
28%
# of Hawaiian Studentsn/a8,027 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/an/a
# of Two or more races Studentsn/a122,450 Students
% of Two or more races Students
n/a
2%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:378254,767
# of Students in Kindergarten:447371,437
# of Students in 1st Grade:481388,455
# of Students in 2nd Grade:507394,227
# of Students in 3rd Grade:464409,796
# of Students in 4th Grade:432413,679
# of Students in 5th Grade:475414,261
# of Students in 6th Grade:482402,503
# of Students in 7th Grade:482402,496
# of Students in 8th Grade:433398,647
# of Students in 9th Grade:574433,436
# of Students in 10th Grade:402397,442
# of Students in 11th Grade:421371,952
# of Students in 12th Grade:403345,148
# of Ungraded Students: - -

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $10,940 is higher than the state average of 10361. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
  • The school district's spending/student of $9,990 is less than the state average of $10,700. 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$71 MM9107000
This chart display total revenue of Roma Independent   School District and average revenue for each school distric in TX by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending$65 MM9405000
This chart display total spending of Roma Independent   School District and average spending for each school distric in TX by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Revenue / Student$10,94010361
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Roma Independent   School District and average revenue per public school student in TX by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending / Student$9,99010700
This chart display average spending per public school student in Roma Independent   School District and average spending per public school student in TX by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Roma Independent School District Public Schools (2020-21)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Florence J Scott Elementary School Math: 86% | Reading: 82%
    Rank:
    10/
    10
    , Top 5%
    800 Pfc Angel J Moreno St
    Roma, TX 78584
    (956) 849-1175

    Grades: PK-5 | 589 students
  • Emma Vera Elementary School Math: 75-79% | Reading: 80-84%
    Rank:
    10/
    10
    , Top 5%
    2015 N Us Hwy 83
    Roma, TX 78584
    (956) 849-4552

    Grades: PK-5 | 421 students
  • Rt Barrera Elementary School Math: 82% | Reading: 70%
    Rank:
    10/
    10
    , Top 5%
    126 N Fm 649
    Roma, TX 78584
    (956) 486-2475

    Grades: PK-5 | 474 students
  • Ynes B Escobar Elementary School Math: 65-69% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank:
    9/
    10
    , Top 20%
    3210 Old Escobares Hwy 83
    Roma, TX 78584
    (956) 849-4800

    Grades: PK-5 | 432 students
  • Roel A & Celia R Saenz Elementary School Math: 72% | Reading: 53%
    Rank:
    9/
    10
    , Top 20%
    310 S Gate Rd
    Roma, TX 78584
    (956) 849-7230

    Grades: PK-5 | 580 students
  • Veterans Memorial Elementary School Math: 56% | Reading: 49%
    Rank:
    7/
    10
    , Top 50%
    4772 E Hwy 83
    Roma, TX 78584
    (956) 849-1717

    Grades: PK-5 | 688 students
  • Roma Middle School Math: 55% | Reading: 38%
    Rank:
    6/
    10
    , Top 50%
    2047 N Us Hwy 83
    Roma, TX 78584
    (956) 849-1434

    Grades: 6-8 | 771 students
  • Ramiro Barrera Middle School Math: 48% | Reading: 33%
    Rank:
    5/
    10
    , Bottom 50%
    258 N Fm 649
    Roma, TX 78584
    (956) 486-2670

    Grades: 6-8 | 622 students
  • Roma High School Math: 42% | Reading: 31%
    Rank:
    3/
    10
    , Bottom 50%
    2021 N Us Hwy 83
    Roma, TX 78584
    (956) 849-1333

    Grades: 8-12 | 1,781 student
  • Instructional & Guidance Center Alternative School
    608 N Garcia St
    Roma, TX 78584
    (956) 849-2803

    Grades: 6-12 | 23 students
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