Bridgeport Independent School District

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Bridgeport Independent School District
Location
2107 15th St.
Bridgeport, Texas

ESC Region 11[1]
USA
Coordinates 33°13′15″N 97°45′7″W / 33.22083°N 97.75194°W / 33.22083; -97.75194
District information
Type Independent school district
Grades Pre-K through 12
Superintendent Brandon Peavey[1]
Schools 5 (2015-2016)[2]
District ID 4811340[2]
Students and staff
Students 2,293 (2010-11)[1]
Teachers 178.35 (2009-10)[2] (on full-time equivalent (FTE) basis)
Student-teacher ratio 12.66 (2009-10)[2]
Athletic conference UIL Class AAAA[3]
District mascot Bulls[4]
Colors           Maroon and white[4]
Other information
TEA District Accountability Rating for 2015-16 Met Standard[5]
Website Bridgeport ISD

Bridgeport Independent School District is a public school district based in Bridgeport, Texas, United States. In addition to Bridgeport, the district also serves the cities of Lake Bridgeport and Runaway Bay. The district operates one high school, Bridgeport High School.

Finances[edit]

As of the 2010-2011 school year, the appraised valuation of property in the district was $1,226,863,000.[1] The maintenance tax rate was $0.104 and the bond tax rate was $0.023 per $100 of appraised valuation.[1]

Academic achievement[edit]

In 2011, the school district was rated "academically acceptable" by the Texas Education Agency.[5] 49 percent of districts in Texas in 2011 received this 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, the district had students in five schools.[1]

Regular instructional[edit]

  • Bridgeport High School (grades 9-12)
  • Bridgeport Middle (grades 6-8)
  • Bridgeport Intermediate (grades 3-5)
  • Bridgeport Elementary (grades PK-2)

Alternative instructional[edit]

  • Wise County Special Education Coop (grades PK-12)

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