Bloomington Independent School District

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Bloomington Independent School District
Location
Bloomington, Texas
ESC Region 3[1]

USA
District information
TypeIndependent school district
GradesPre-K through 12
SuperintendentAbbie Barnett [1]
Schools4 (2017-18)[2]
District ID4810500[2]
Students and staff
Students845 (2010-11)[1]
Teachers67.24 (2009-10)[2] (on full-time equivalent (FTE) basis)
Student-teacher ratio12.76 (2009-10)[2]
Athletic conferenceUIL Class 3A Football Division II[3]
District mascotBobcats[4]
ColorsKelly Green, White
Other information
TEA District Accountability Rating for 2011-12Academically Acceptable[5]
WebsiteBloomington ISD

Bloomington Independent School District is a public school district based in the community of Bloomington in unincorporated Victoria County, Texas, United States. The district operates one high school, Bloomington High School.

Finances[edit]

As of the 2010-2011 school year, the appraised valuation of property in the district was $143,986,000.[1] The maintenance tax rate was $0.104 and the bond tax rate was $0.048 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: Academically Acceptable
  • 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, Bloomington ISD operated four schools.[1]

  • Bloomington High School (Grades 9-12)
  • Bloomington Junior High School (Grades 6-8)
  • Bloomington Elementary School (Grades 2-5)
  • Placedo Elementary School (Grades PK-1)

Special programs[edit]

Athletics[edit]

Bloomington High School participates in the boys sports of baseball, basketball, football .[4] The school participates in the girls sports of basketball, softball, and volleyball.[4] For the 2012 through 2014 school years, Bloomington High School will play football in UIL Class 2A Division II.[3]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d e f "Texas School Directory 2012" (PDF). Texas Education Agency. Retrieved 5 August 2012.
  2. ^ a b c d "Search for Public School Districts – District Detail for Bloomington ISD". National Center for Education Statistics. Institute of Education Sciences. Retrieved 5 August 2012.
  3. ^ a b "UIL Alignments". University Interscholastic League. Retrieved 5 August 2012.
  4. ^ a b c "Bloomington High School". CBS Interactive. Retrieved 5 August 2012.
  5. ^ a b c "Texas Accountability System District Ratings for 2004 through 2011". Texas Education Agency. Archived from the original on 2 July 2012. Retrieved 5 August 2012.
  6. ^ "Texas Accountability System Summary of Ratings for 2004 through 2011(as of November 2, 2011) District Ratings by Rating Category (including Charter Operators)". Texas Education Agency. Archived from the original on 7 August 2012. Retrieved 5 August 2012.
  7. ^ "Accountability Rating System for Texas Public Schools and Districts". Texas Education Agency. Archived from the original on 24 August 2012. Retrieved 5 August 2012.

External links[edit]

Coordinates: 28°51′31″N 96°20′13″W / 28.8586659°N 96.3369228°W / 28.8586659; -96.3369228