Atlanta Independent School District

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Atlanta Independent School District
Location
106 W Main St.
Atlanta, Texas[2]

ESC Region 8[1]
USA
Coordinates 33°6′53″N 94°10′2″W / 33.11472°N 94.16722°W / 33.11472; -94.16722
District information
Type Independent school district
Grades Pre-K through 12
Superintendent Roger Hailey[1]
Schools 5 (2009-10)[2]
District ID 4808880[2]
Students and staff
Students 1,801 (2010-11)[1]
Teachers 133.94 (2009-10)[2] (on full-time equivalent (FTE) basis)
Student-teacher ratio 13.54 (2009-10)[2]
Athletic conference UIL Class 3A Football[3]
District mascot Rabbits[4]
Colors           Maroon, White[4]
Other information
TEA District Accountability Rating for 2011-12 Academically Acceptable[5]
Website Atlanta ISD

Atlanta Independent School District is a public school district based in Atlanta, Texas (USA). In addition to Atlanta, the district also serves the town of Douglassville. The district operates one high school, Atlanta High School.

Finances[edit]

As of the 2010-2011 school year, the appraised valuation of property in the district was $537,222,000.[1] The maintenance tax rate was $0.104 and the bond tax rate was $0.015 per $100 of appraised valuation.[1]

Academic achievement[edit]

In 2011, the school district was rated "academically acceptable" by the Texas Education Agency.[5] Forty-nine 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: Academically Acceptable
  • 2010: Recognized
  • 2009: Academically Acceptable
  • 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 five schools.[1]

Regular instructional
  • Atlanta High School (9th- 12th grade)
  • Atlanta Middle School (6th- 8th grade)
  • Atlanta Elementary School (3rd- 5th grade)
  • Atlanta Primary School (Kindergarten- 2nd grade)
DAEP instructional
  • Corrective Behavior Center (Grades 5-12)

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