Abernathy Independent School District

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Abernathy Independent School District
505 7th St.
Abernathy, Texas[2]

ESC Region 17[1]
Coordinates 33°49′49″N 101°50′43″W / 33.83028°N 101.84528°W / 33.83028; -101.84528
District information
Type Independent school district
Grades Pre-K through 12
Superintendent Glen Teal[3]
Schools 4 (2009-10)[2]
District ID 4807410[2]
Students and staff
Students 785 (2010-11)[1]
Teachers 68.85 (2009-10)[2] (on full-time equivalent (FTE) basis)
Student-teacher ratio 11.75 (2009-10)[2]
Athletic conference UIL Class 2A Football Division II[4]
District mascot Antelopes[5]
Colors           Maroon, White[5]
Other information
TEA District Accountability Rating for 2011-12 Recognized[6]
Website Abernathy ISD

The Abernathy Independent School District is a school district based in Abernathy, Texas (USA). The school operates one high school, Abernathy High School.


As of the 2010-2011 school year, the appraised valuation of property in the district was $465,786,000.[1] The maintenance tax rate was $0.116 and the bond tax rate was $0.034 per $100 of appraised valuation.[1]

Academic achievement[edit]

In 2011, the school district was rated "recognized" by the Texas Education Agency.[6] Thirty-five percent of districts in Texas in 2011 received the same rating.[7] No state accountability ratings will be given to districts in 2012.[8] 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 district TEA accountability ratings[6]

  • 2011: Recognized
  • 2010: Recognized
  • 2009: Recognized
  • 2008: Recognized
  • 2007: Academically Acceptable
  • 2006: Academically Acceptable
  • 2005: Academically Acceptable
  • 2004: Academically Acceptable

Special programs[edit]


Abernathy High School participates in the boys sports of baseball, basketball, football, and wrestling.[5] The school participates in the girls sports of basketball and softball.[5] For the 2012 through 2014 school years, Abernathy High School will play football in UIL Class 2A Division II.[4]

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