Alice Independent School District

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Alice Independent School District
Logo of Alice Independent School District
Location
2 Coyote Trail
Alice, Texas[2]

ESC Region 2[1]
USA
Coordinates 27°45′25″N 98°3′9″W / 27.75694°N 98.05250°W / 27.75694; -98.05250
District information
Type Independent school district
Grades Pre-K through 12
Superintendent Dr.Grace Everett [3]
Schools 10 (2009-10)[2]
District ID 4807800[2]
Students and staff
Students 5,455 (2010-11)[1]
Teachers 367.06 (2009-10)[2] (on full-time equivalent (FTE) basis)
Student-teacher ratio 14.7 (2009-10)[2]
Athletic conference UIL Class 4A Football & Basketball[4]
District mascot Coyotes
Colors           Burnt Orange, White[5]
Other information
TEA District Accountability Rating for 2011-12 Academically Acceptable[6]
Website Alice ISD

Alice Independent School District is a public school district based in Alice, Texas (USA). In addition to Alice, the district also serves the communities of Rancho Alegre, Alice Acres, Coyote Acres, and Owl Ranch-Amargosa.

Finances[edit]

As of the 2010-2011 school year, the appraised valuation of property in the district was $1,086,514,000.[1] The maintenance tax rate was $0.104 and the bond tax rate was $0.026 per $100 of appraised valuation.[1]

Academic achievement[edit]

In 2011, the school district was rated "academically acceptable" by the Texas Education Agency.[6] Forty-nine 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: Academically Acceptable
  • 2010: Recognized
  • 2009: Academically Unacceptable
  • 2008: Academically Acceptable
  • 2007: Academically Acceptable
  • 2006: Academically Acceptable
  • 2005: Academically Acceptable
  • 2004: Academically Acceptable

Schools[edit]

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

High schools
Middle schools
  • Adams Middle (Grades 7-8)
Intermediate schools
  • Dubose Intermediate (Grades 5-6)
  • Memorial Intermediate (Grades 5-6)
Elementary schools
  • Hillcrest Elementary (Grades PK-4)
  • Garcia Elementary (Grades PK-4)
  • Noonan Elementary (Grades PK-4)
  • Saenz Elementary (Grades PK-4)
  • Salazar Elementary (Grades K-4)
  • Schallert Elementary (Grades PK-4)

Special programs[edit]

Athletics[edit]

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

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