Abbott Independent School District

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Abbott Independent School District
219 S. First St.
Abbott, Texas[2]

ESC Region 12[1]

Coordinates31°52′59″N 97°4′36″W / 31.88306°N 97.07667°W / 31.88306; -97.07667
District information
TypeIndependent school district
GradesPre-K through 12
SuperintendentRichard Edison[1]
Schools2 (2009-10)[2]
District ID4807380[2]
Students and staff
Students297 (2010-2011)[1]
Teachers28.29 (2009-10)[2] (on full-time equivalent (FTE) basis)
Student-teacher ratio10.50 (2009-10)[2]
Athletic conferenceUIL Class 1A 6-man Football Division I[3]
District mascotPanthers[4]
Colors          Black, Gold[4]
Other information
TEA District Accountability Rating for 2011-12Recognized[5]
WebsiteAbbott ISD

The Abbott Independent School District is a school district based in Abbott, Texas (USA).


As of the 2010-2011 school year, the appraised valuation of property in the district was $48,305,000.[1] The maintenance tax rate was $0.111 and the bond tax rate was $0.028 per $100 of appraised valuation.[1]

Academic achievement[edit]

In 2011, the school district was rated "recognized" by the Texas Education Agency.[5] Thirty-five percent of districts in Texas in 2011 received the same rating.[6] No state accountability ratings will be given to districts in 2012.[7] A school district in Texas can receive one of four possible rankings from the Texas Education Agency: Exemplary (the highest possible ranking), Recognized, Academically Acceptable, and Academically Unacceptable (the lowest possible ranking).

Historical TEA accountability ratings [5]

  • 2011: Recognized
  • 2010: Exemplary
  • 2009: Exemplary
  • 2008: Recognized
  • 2007: Recognized
  • 2006: Recognized
  • 2005: Recognized
  • 2004: Recognized


In the 2011-2012 school year, the district had students in two schools.[1]

Regular instructional
JJAEP instructional
  • Hill County JJAEP (Grades 6-12)

Special programs[edit]


Abbott High School participates in the boys sports of baseball, basketball, and football The school participates in the girls sports of basketball and volleyball.[4] For the 2012 through 2014 school years, Abbott High School will play six-man football in UIL Class 1A 6-man Football Division I.[3]

See also[edit]


  1. ^ a b c d e f "Texas School Directory 2012" (PDF). Texas Education Agency. Retrieved 26 March 2012.
  2. ^ a b c d e "Search for Public School Districts – District Detail for Abbott Isd". National Center for Education Statistics. Institute of Education Sciences. Retrieved March 25, 2012.
  3. ^ a b "UIL Alignments". University Interscholastic League. Retrieved 28 July 2012.
  4. ^ a b c "Abbott High School Football". CBS Interactive. Retrieved 28 July 2012.
  5. ^ a b c "Texas Accountability System District Ratings for 2004 through 2011". Texas Education Agency. Archived from the original on 2 July 2012. Retrieved 13 July 2012.
  6. ^ "Texas Accountability System Summary of Ratings for 2004 through 2011(as of November 2, 2011) District Ratings by Rating Category (including Charter Operators)". Texas Education Agency. Archived from the original on 7 August 2012. Retrieved 11 August 2012.
  7. ^ "Accountability Rating System for Texas Public Schools and Districts". Texas Education Agency. Archived from the original on 24 August 2012. Retrieved 11 August 2012.

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