Blue Ridge Independent School District

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Blue Ridge Independent School District
Location
Blue Ridge, Texas
ESC Region 10[1]

USA
District information
TypePublic
GradesPre-K through 12
SuperintendentJohn Wink[1]
Schools3 [2]
District ID4810590[2]
Students and staff
Students758 (2016-17)[1]
Teachers54.1 (2016-17)[2] (on full-time equivalent (FTE) basis)
Student-teacher ratio14.0 (2016-17)[2]
Athletic conferenceUIL Class 3A[3]
District mascotTigers[4]
Colors          Green, White[4]
Other information
TEA District Accountability Rating for 2016-17Met Standard
WebsiteBlue Ridge ISD

Blue Ridge Independent School District is a public school district based in Blue Ridge, Texas (USA). Located in Collin County, the district extends into a very small portion of southwestern Fannin County.

Finances[edit]

As of the 2010-2011 school year, the appraised valuation of property in the district was $122,029,000.[1] The maintenance tax rate was $0.117 and the bond tax rate was $0.050 per $100 of appraised valuation.[1]

Academic achievement[edit]

In 2017, the school district was rated Met Standard by the Texas Education Agency.[5] No state accountability ratings were given to districts in 2012.[6]

Historical district TEA accountability ratings[5]

  • 2017: Met Standard
  • 2016: Met Standard
  • 2015: Met Standard
  • 2014: Met Standard
  • 2013: Met Standard
  • 2012: N/A
  • 2011: Recognized
  • 2010: Recognized
  • 2009: Recognized
  • 2008: Academically Acceptable
  • 2007: Academically Acceptable
  • 2006: Academically Acceptable
  • 2005: Academically Acceptable
  • 2004: Academically Acceptable

Schools[edit]

In the 2016-2017 school year, the district had students in three schools.[1]
Regular instructional

  • Blue Ridge High (Grades 9-12)
  • Blue Ridge Middle (Grades 6-8)
  • Blue Ridge Elementary (Grades PK-5)

Closed campuses

  • N/A

Special programs[edit]

Athletics[edit]

Blue Ridge High School participates in the following UIL Class 3A sports:

  • Football
  • Volleyball
  • Basketball
  • Baseball
  • Softball
  • Track & Field
  • Cross Country
  • Tennis
  • Golf
  • Powerlifting

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 Blue Ridge ISD". National Center for Education Statistics. Institute of Education Sciences. Retrieved 5 August 2012.
  3. ^ "UIL Alignments". University Interscholastic League. Retrieved 5 August 2012.
  4. ^ a b "Blue Ridge High School". CBS Interactive. Retrieved 5 August 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 5 August 2012.
  6. ^ "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: 33°18′19″N 96°24′15″W / 33.3053024°N 96.4042003°W / 33.3053024; -96.4042003