Alba-Golden Independent School District

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Alba-Golden Independent School District
Hwy 69 N.
Alba, Texas[2]

ESC Region 7[1]
Coordinates 32°45′27″N 95°35′8″W / 32.75750°N 95.58556°W / 32.75750; -95.58556
District information
Type Independent school district
Grades Pre-K through 12
Superintendent John Madden[1]
Schools 3 (2009-10)[2]
District ID 4807650[2]
Students and staff
Students 859 (2010-11)[1]
Teachers 74 (2009-10)[2] (on full-time equivalent (FTE) basis)
Student-teacher ratio 11.8 (2009-10)[2]
Athletic conference UIL Class 2A Football Division II[3]
District mascot Panthers[4]
Colors                Red, White, Blue[4]
Other information
TEA District Accountability Rating for 2011-12 Recognized[5]
Website Alba-Golden ISD

The Alba-Golden Independent School District is a school district serving southeastern Rains and western Wood counties in eastern Texas (USA). The district serves the towns of Alba and Golden. It is a AA school. Its mascot is the panther.


As of the 2010-2011 school year, the appraised valuation of property in the district was $234,719,000.[1] The maintenance tax rate was $0.104 and the bond tax rate was $0.004 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 district TEA accountability ratings[5]

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


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

Regular instructional
DAEP instructional
  • Alternative School (Grades 7-12)

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