Zapata County Independent School District

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Overview

School District NameZapata County Independent School District
School District Websitehttp://www.zcisd.org
School District Phone Number(956) 765-6546
School District Grades OfferedPK - 12
2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (TX)
# of Schools6 Schools8,947 Schools
# of Students3,521 Students5,398,246 Students
# of Teachers217 Teachers355,401 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio16:115:1

District Comparison

  • Zapata County Independent School District, which is ranked within the
    3/
    10
    , bottom 50% 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 91% has increased from 90% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (TX)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
38%
49%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Zapata County 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)
38%
45%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Zapata County 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
91%
89%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Zapata County Independent   School District and public school graduation rate of TX by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.020.64
# of American Indian Studentsn/a20,590 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
1%
# of Asian Students4 Students235,500 Students
% Asian Students
n/a
4%
# of Hispanic Students3,490 Students2,826,531 Students
% Hispanic Students
99%
52%
# of Black Studentsn/a680,292 Students
% Black Students
n/a
13%
# of White Students27 Students1,504,856 Students
% White Students
1%
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:223254,767
# of Students in Kindergarten:242371,437
# of Students in 1st Grade:259388,455
# of Students in 2nd Grade:256394,227
# of Students in 3rd Grade:291409,796
# of Students in 4th Grade:284413,679
# of Students in 5th Grade:271414,261
# of Students in 6th Grade:267402,503
# of Students in 7th Grade:246402,496
# of Students in 8th Grade:259398,647
# of Students in 9th Grade:233433,436
# of Students in 10th Grade:230397,442
# of Students in 11th Grade:233371,952
# of Students in 12th Grade:227345,148
# of Ungraded Students: - -

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $15,355 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 $14,822 is higher 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$55 MM9107000
This chart display total revenue of Zapata County Independent   School District and average revenue for each school distric in TX by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending$53 MM9405000
This chart display total spending of Zapata County Independent   School District and average spending for each school distric in TX by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Revenue / Student$15,35510361
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Zapata County Independent   School District and average revenue per public school student in TX by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending / Student$14,82210700
This chart display average spending per public school student in Zapata County Independent   School District and average spending per public school student in TX by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Zapata County Independent School District Public Schools (2020-21)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Benavides Elementary School Math: 50-59% | Reading: 40-49%
    Rank:
    7/
    10
    , Top 50%
    307 Lincoln St
    Zapata, TX 78076
    (956) 765-5611

    Grades: PK-5 | 90 students
  • Zapata South Elementary School Math: 47% | Reading: 45%
    Rank:
    6/
    10
    , Top 50%
    500 Delmar St
    Zapata, TX 78076
    (956) 765-4332

    Grades: PK-5 | 595 students
  • Zapata North Elementary School Math: 41% | Reading: 42%
    Rank:
    5/
    10
    , Bottom 50%
    502 E 17th Ave
    Zapata, TX 78076
    (956) 765-6921

    Grades: PK-5 | 620 students
  • Fidel And Andrea R Villarreal Elementary School Math: 47% | Reading: 34%
    Rank:
    5/
    10
    , Bottom 50%
    805 Mira Flores St
    Zapata, TX 78076
    (956) 765-4321

    Grades: PK-5 | 521 students
  • Zapata High School Math: 41% | Reading: 23%
    Rank:
    2/
    10
    , Bottom 50%
    2009 State Hwy 16
    Zapata, TX 78076
    (956) 765-0280

    Grades: 8-12 | 923 students
  • Zapata Middle School Math: 29% | Reading: 28%
    Rank:
    2/
    10
    , Bottom 50%
    702 E 17th Ave
    Zapata, TX 78076
    (956) 765-6542

    Grades: 6-8 | 772 students
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