Farmersville Independent School District

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Farmersville Independent School District
Location
501A State Highway 78N, Farmersville, Texas 75442
United States of America
District information
TypePublic, Independent school district
SuperintendentJeff Adams[1]
Governing agencyTexas Education Agency
District ID4819080[2]
Students and staff
Students1,542[3]
Teachers107.6[3]
Staff189.7[3]
Other information
Websitehttp://www.farmersvilleisd.net

Farmersville Independent School District is a public school district based in Farmersville, Texas (USA).

In 2009, the school district was rated "academically acceptable" by the Texas Education Agency.[4]

Schools[edit]

  • Farmersville High School (Grades 9-12)
  • Farmersville Junior High School (Grades 6-8)
  • Farmersville Intermediate School (Grades 2-5)
  • Tatum Elementary School (Grades PK-1)

Students[edit]

Academics[edit]

STAAR - Percent at Level II Satisfactory Standard or Above (Sum of All Grades Tested)[5]
Subject Farmersville ISD Region 10 State of Texas
Reading 81% 74% 73%
Mathematics 84% 77% 76%
Writing 75% 71% 69%
Science 86% 80% 79%
Soc. Studies 89% 80% 77%
All Tests 83% 76% 75%

Students in Farmersville typically outperform local region and state-wide averages on standardized tests. In 2015-2016 State of Texas Assessments of Academic Readiness (STAAR) results, 83% of students in Farmersville ISD met Level II Satisfactory standards, compared with 76% in Region 10 and 75% in the state of Texas.[5] The average SAT score of the class of 2015 was 1390, and the average ACT score was 20.9.[5]

Demographics[edit]

In the 2015-2016 school year, the school district had a total of 1,559 students, ranging from pre-kindergarten through grade 12. The class of 2015 included 111 graduates; the annual drop-out rate across grades 9-12 was less than 0.5%.[5]

As of the 2015-2016 school year, the ethnic distribution of the school district was 60.1% White, 33.4% Hispanic, 3.2% African American, 0.7% American Indian, 0.5% Asian, 0.0% Pacific Islander, and 2.1% from two or more races. Economically disadvantaged students made up 52.9% of the student body.[5]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Farmersville ISD - Welcome Archived 2015-11-24 at the Wayback Machine.
  2. ^ "Search for Public School Districts – District Detail for Farmersville Isd". National Center for Education Statistics. Institute of Education Sciences. Retrieved January 16, 2017.
  3. ^ a b c "2014-15 Texas Academic Performance Report, Farmersville ISD". Texas Education Agency. Archived from the original on November 24, 2015. Retrieved November 23, 2015.
  4. ^ "2009 Accountability Rating System". Texas Education Agency. Archived from the original on 2015-10-25.
  5. ^ a b c d e TEA Division of Performance Reporting. "2015-16 Texas Academic Performance Report" (PDF). Texas Education Agency. Retrieved December 13, 2016.

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