Throckmorton School

210 College St
Throckmorton, TX 76483
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Throckmorton School serves 138 students in grades Prekindergarten-12.
Throckmorton School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Texas for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 30-34% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 49%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 35-39% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 9:1 is lower than the Texas state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 17% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Texas state average of 72% (majority Hispanic).

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School Overview

Throckmorton School's student population of 138 students has declined by 15% over five school years.
The teacher population of 15 teachers has declined by 25% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-12
Total Students138 students
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Total Classroom Teachers15 teachers
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School Comparison

Throckmorton School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 7,999 schools in Texas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Throckmorton School is 0.29, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.64. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (TX)
Overall Testing Rank
#5895 out of 7999 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
30-34%
49%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
35-39%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio9:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
4%
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Hispanic
15%
52%
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Black
1%
13%
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White
83%
28%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
2%
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Diversity Score
0.290.64
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Graduation Rate
≥50%
89%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
49%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameThrockmorton Independent School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school, middle school and elementary school to Throckmorton School is Woodson School (13.4 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Woodson Woodson School Math: 45-49% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-12 | 162 students
    13.4 miles
    207 E Hill
    Woodson, TX 76491
    (940) 345-6521
    13.4 PK-12 162
  • Newcastle Newcastle School Math: 45-49% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-12 | 231 students
    25.6 miles
    505 Washington Ave
    Newcastle, TX 73672
    (940) 846-3531
    25.6 PK-12 231
  • Olney Olney High School Math: 50-59% | Reading: 40-49%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 176 students
    27.2 miles
    704 W Grove
    Olney, TX 76374
    (940) 564-5637
    27.2 9-12 176
  • Olney Olney Elementary School Math: 55-59% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 343 students
    27.3 miles
    801 W Hamilton St
    Olney, TX 76374
    (940) 564-5608
    27.3 PK-5 343
  • Olney Olney J High School Math: 65-69% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: 6-8 | 158 students
    27.4 miles
    300 S Ave H
    Olney, TX 76374
    (940) 564-3517
    27.4 6-8 158

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