Bishop Consolidated Independent School District

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Bishop Consolidated Independent School District
Bishop, Texas
ESC Region 2 [1]

District information
TypeIndependent school district
GradesPre-K through 12
SuperintendentChristina Gutierrez [1]
Schools6 (2009-10) [2]
District ID4810260[2]
Students and staff
Students1,237 (2010-11) [1]
Teachers89.15 (2009-10) [2] (on full-time equivalent (FTE) basis)
Student-teacher ratio13.76 (2009-10) [2]
Athletic conferenceUIL Class 2A Football Division I [3]
District mascotBadgers [4]
Colors          Kelly Green, Gold [4]
Other information
TEA District Accountability Rating for 2011Recognized [5]
WebsiteBishop CISD

Bishop Consolidated Independent School District is a public school district based in the town of Bishop, in Nueces County, Texas (USA). In addition to Bishop, the district also serves the city of Petronila.


As of the 2010-2011 school year, the appraised valuation of property in the district was $462,993,000.[1] The maintenance tax rate was $0.104 and the bond tax rate was $0.052 per $100 of appraised valuation.[1]

Academic achievement[edit]

In 2011, the school district was rated "recognized" by the Texas Education Agency.[5]


In the 2011-2012 school year, the district opened six schools.[1]

Regular instructional[edit]

  • Bishop High School (Grades 9-12)
  • Lillion E. Luehrs Junior High (Grades 7-8)
  • Bishop Elementary (Grades 4-6)
  • Petronila Elementary (Grades PK-5)
  • Bishop Primary (Grades PK-3)

Alternative instructional[edit]

  • Nueces County JJAEP (Grades 6-12)

See also[edit]


  1. ^ a b c d e f "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 Bishop CISD". National Center for Education Statistics. Institute of Education Sciences. Retrieved 25 July 2012.
  3. ^ "UIL Alignments". University Interscholastic League. Retrieved 25 July 2012.
  4. ^ a b "Bishop High School Football". CBS Interactive. Retrieved 25 July 2012.
  5. ^ a b "Texas Accountability System District Ratings for 2004 through 2011". Texas Education Agency. Archived from the original on 2 July 2012. Retrieved 25 July 2012.

External links[edit]

Coordinates: 27°34′52″N 97°47′27″W / 27.581085°N 97.790789°W / 27.581085; -97.790789