Stamford Independent School District

507 S Orient St
Stamford, TX 79553-5701
(District boundaries shown in map)
Rating
5/
10
Bottom 50%

Top Rankings

Stamford Independent School District ranks among the top 20% of public school district in Texas for:

Category
Attribute
Diversity
Most diverse schools (Top 1%)
Student Attention
Lowest student:teacher ratio (Top 1%)
For the 2022-23 school year, there are 3 public schools serving 595 students in Stamford Independent School District. This district's average testing ranking is 5/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public schools in Texas.
Public Schools in Stamford Independent School District have an average math proficiency score of 43% (versus the Texas public school average of 51%), and reading proficiency score of 42% (versus the 47% statewide average).
The top ranked public schools in Stamford Independent School District are Stamford High School, Stamford Middle School and Oliver Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Stamford Independent School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Texas.
Minority enrollment is 62% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Texas public school average of 73% (majority Hispanic).

Overview

2020-2021 School Year Data
This School District
This State (TX)
# Schools
3 Schools
9,057 Schools
# Students
595 Students
5,372,224 Students
# Teachers
57 Teachers
369,150 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
10:1
10:1

District Rank

Stamford Independent School District, which is ranked #671 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 80-89% has decreased from 90% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (TX)
Overall District Rank
#720 out of 1201 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Stamford Independent   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 Stamford 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 2018-19 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
41%
47%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Stamford 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 2018-19 school year data.
Graduation Rate
80-89%
89%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Stamford Independent   School District and public school graduation rate of TX by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.60
0.64
# American Indian Students
4 Students
18,751 Students
% American Indian Students
1%
n/a
# Asian Students
2 Students
254,161 Students
% Asian Students
n/a
5%
# Hispanic Students
296 Students
2,840,027 Students
% Hispanic Students
50%
53%
# Black Students
46 Students
681,193 Students
% Black Students
8%
13%
# White Students
228 Students
1,424,019 Students
% White Students
38%
26%
# Hawaiian Students
n/a
8,263 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
19 Students
143,704 Students
% of Two or more races Students
3%
3%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
31
217,849
# Students in K Grade:
39
361,347
# Students in 1st Grade:
47
381,385
# Students in 2nd Grade:
45
380,045
# Students in 3rd Grade:
43
381,045
# Students in 4th Grade:
25
385,316
# Students in 5th Grade:
38
395,641
# Students in 6th Grade:
46
414,404
# Students in 7th Grade:
48
421,372
# Students in 8th Grade:
48
422,521
# Students in 9th Grade:
43
436,955
# Students in 10th Grade:
52
420,924
# Students in 11th Grade:
48
388,568
# Students in 12th Grade:
42
364,802
# Ungraded Students:
-
50

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $16,558 is higher than the state median of $13,045. The school district revenue/student has grown by 12% over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $16,822 is higher than the state median of $12,825. The school district spending/student has grown by 12% over four school years.
This School District
This State (TX)
Total Revenue (19-20)
$10 MM
$12 MM
This chart display total revenue of Stamford Independent   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)
$10 MM
$11 MM
This chart display total spending of Stamford Independent   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
$16,558
$13,045
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Stamford Independent   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
$16,822
$12,825
This chart display average spending per public school student in Stamford Independent   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 Stamford Independent School District Public Schools (2022-23)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Stamford High School
Math: 50-59% | Reading: 50-59%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
700 E Reynolds
Stamford, TX 79553
(325) 773-2701
Grades: 9-12
| 185 students
Rank: #22.
Stamford Middle School
Math: 40-44% | Reading: 40-44%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
800 E Reynolds
Stamford, TX 79553
(325) 773-2651
Grades: 6-8
| 142 students
Rank: #33.
Oliver Elementary School
Math: 40-44% | Reading: 35-39%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
400 E Oliver
Stamford, TX 79553
(325) 773-5713
Grades: PK-5
| 268 students

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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • District size: 3 schools
  • Grades: PK-12
  • Enrollment: 595 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 10:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 62%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 80-89% (Btm 50% in TX)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 43% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 41% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), TX Dept. of Education

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