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  • For the 2019-20 school year, there are 6 public schools managed by South Texas Isd School District serving 3,848 students in San Benito, Texas.
  • Minority enrollment is 94% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the Texas state average of 72%.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is less than the state average of 15:1.

South Texas Isd School District (2019-20)

  • School Location Grades Students
  • San Benito Rising Scholars Academy Of South Texas
    151 S Helen Moore Rd
    San Benito, TX 78586
    (956)399-4358

    Grades: 7-8 | 448 students
  • Mercedes The Science Academy Of South Texas
    900 Med High Dr
    Mercedes, TX 78570
    (956)565-4620

    Grades: 9-12 | 735 students
  • Olmito South Texas Academy For Medical Professions
    10650 N Expy 77 83
    Olmito, TX 78575
    (956)214-6100

    Grades: 9-12 | 754 students
  • Edinburg South Texas Business Education & Technology Academ
    510 S Sugar Rd
    Edinburg, TX 78539
    (956)383-1684

    Grades: 9-12 | 634 students
  • Mercedes South Texas H S For Health Professions
    700 Med High Dr
    Mercedes, TX 78570
    (956)565-2237

    Grades: 9-12 | 710 students
  • Edinburg South Texas Preparatory Academy
    724 Sugar Rd
    Edinburg, TX 78539
    (956)381-5522

    Grades: 7-8 | 567 students

Overview

School District NameSouth Texas Isd School District
# of Schoolsn/a
# of Students3,848 students
# of Teachers297 Teacher(s)
Student : Teacher Ratio13:1
# of Male Students1,761 students
% Male Students
46%
# of Female Students2,087 students
% Female Students
54%

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.30
# of American Indian Students1 students
% American Indian Students
n/a
# of Asian Students361 students
% Asian Students
9%
# of Hispanic Students3,205 students
% Hispanic Students
83%
# of Black Students37 students
% Black Students
1%
# of White Students212 students
% White Students
6%
# of Hawaiian Studentsn/a
% of Hawaiian Students
n/a
# of Two or more races Students32 students
% of Two or more races Students
1%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten: -
# of Students in Kindergarten: -
# of Students in 1st Grade: -
# of Students in 2nd Grade: -
# of Students in 3rd Grade: -
# of Students in 4th Grade: -
# of Students in 5th Grade: -
# of Students in 6th Grade: -
# of Students in 7th Grade:503
# of Students in 8th Grade:512
# of Students in 9th Grade:843
# of Students in 10th Grade:759
# of Students in 11th Grade:670
# of Students in 12th Grade:561
# of Ungraded Students: -

District Comparison

  • South Texas Isd School District, which is ranked within the top 5% 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 99% has increased from 97% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (TX)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
96%
78%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
91%
72%
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Graduation Rate≥99%
89%
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Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $14,546 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 $11,885 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$49 MM$9 MM
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Spending$40 MM$9 MM
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Revenue / Student$14,546$10,807
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Spending / Student$11,885$11,097
This chart display average spending per public school student in South Texas Isd School District and average spending per public school student in TX by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
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South Texas Isd School District public schools have a diversity score of 0.30, which is lower than the Texas average of 0.41. The most diverse school in the district is The Science Academy Of South Texas. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Texas or national school diversity statistics.