Boling Independent School District

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Boling Independent School District
301 Texas Ave
Boling, Texas[2]

ESC Region 3[1]
Coordinates 29°15′52″N 95°56′30″W / 29.26444°N 95.94167°W / 29.26444; -95.94167
District information
Type Independent school district
Grades Pre-K through 12
Established 1928[3]
Superintendent Wade Stidevent[1]
Schools 3 (2009-10)[2]
District ID 4810780[2]
Students and staff
Students 1,016 (2010-11)[1]
Teachers 69.81 (2009-10)[2] (on full-time equivalent (FTE) basis)
Student-teacher ratio 14.11 (2009-10)[2]
Athletic conference UIL Class 2A Football Division II[4]
District mascot Bulldogs[5]
Colors           Green, White[5]
Other information
TEA District Accountability Rating for 2011-12 Recognized[6]
Website Boling ISD

Boling Independent School District is a public school district based in the community of Boling, Texas (USA). Located in Wharton County, a small portion of the district extends into Matagorda County. The district operates one high school, Boling High School.


As of the 2010-2011 school year, the appraised valuation of property in the district was $199,698,000.[1] The maintenance tax rate was $0.104 and the bond tax rate was $0.000 per $100 of appraised valuation.[1]

Academic achievement[edit]

In 2011, the school district was rated "recognized" by the Texas Education Agency.[6] Thirty-five percent of districts in Texas in 2011 received the same rating.[7] No state accountability ratings will be given to districts in 2012.[8] 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[6]

  • 2011: Recognized
  • 2010: Recognized
  • 2009: Recognized
  • 2008: Academically Acceptable
  • 2007: Academically Acceptable
  • 2006: Academically Acceptable
  • 2005: Academically Acceptable
  • 2004: Academically Acceptable


In the 2011-2012 school year, the district operated three schools.[1]

  • Boling High School (Grades 9-12)
  • Iago Junior High School (Grades 6-8)
  • Newgulf Elementary School (Grades PK-5)

Special programs[edit]


Boling High School participates in the boys sports of baseball, basketball, football, power lifting, cross county, and track.[5] The school participates in the girls sports of basketball, softball, power lifting, cross country, and volleyball.[5] Boling High School sports compete in UIL Class 3A (Division II in football).[4]

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