Big Spring Independent School District

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Big Spring Independent School District
Location
Big Spring, Texas
ESC Region 18 [1]

USA
District information
TypeIndependent school district
GradesPre-K through 12
SuperintendentJay McWilliams [1]
Schools9 (2009-10) [2]
District ID4810200[2]
Students and staff
Students3,929 (2010-11) [1]
Teachers262.36 (2009-10) [2] (on full-time equivalent (FTE) basis)
Student-teacher ratio14.80 (2009-10) [2]
Athletic conferenceUIL Class 4A [3]
District mascotSteers [4]
Colors          Black, Vegas Gold [4]
Other information
TEA District Accountability Rating for 2015Accredited-Probation [5]
WebsiteBig Spring ISD

Big Spring Independent School District is a public school district based in Big Spring, Texas (USA).

Academic achievement[edit]

In 2011, the school district was rated "academically unacceptable" by the Texas Education Agency.[6]

In 2014, the school district was rated "Improvement Required" by the Texas Education Agency.[7]

In 2015, the school district was rated "Accredited-Probation" by the Texas Education Agency, which means that the district exhibits deficiencies in performance that, if not addressed, will lead to revocation of the district’s accreditation status. [8]

Schools[edit]

  • Big Spring High School (Grades 9-12)
  • Big Spring Junior High (Grades 7-8)
  • Big Spring Intermediate (Grades 5-6)
  • Goliad Elementary (Grades K-4)
  • Kentwood Early Childhood Center (PK)
  • Marcy Elementary (Grades K-4)
  • Moss Elementary (Grades K-4)
  • Washington Elementary (Grades K-4)

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c "Texas School Directory 2012" (PDF). Texas Education Agency. Retrieved 25 July 2012.
  2. ^ a b c d "Search for Public School Districts – District Detail for Big Spring ISD". National Center for Education Statistics. Institute of Education Sciences. Retrieved 25 July 2012.
  3. ^ "UIL Alignments" (PDF). University Interscholastic League. Retrieved 2 December 2014.
  4. ^ a b "Big Spring High School Football". CBS Interactive. Retrieved 25 July 2012.
  5. ^ http://www.bigspringisd.net/Uploads/177/misc/district_accred_status_notif_prob_14-15.pdf
  6. ^ "Texas Accountability System District Ratings for 2004 through 2011". Texas Education Agency. Archived from the original on 2 July 2012. Retrieved 25 July 2012.
  7. ^ "Texas Accountability System District Ratings for 2014" (PDF). Texas Education Agency. Archived from the original (PDF) on 26 February 2015. Retrieved 2 December 2014.
  8. ^ http://www.bigspringisd.net/Uploads/177/misc/district_accred_status_notif_prob_14-15.pdf

External links[edit]

Coordinates: 32°14′46″N 101°27′54″W / 32.24606°N 101.464991°W / 32.24606; -101.464991