Balmorhea School



Balmorhea School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Balmorhea School Students by Grade
PK 6
K 10
1 11
2 12
3 7
4 21
5 8
6 18
7 13
8 11
9 18
10 9
11 12
12 9

Balmorhea School is a public elementary school located in Balmorhea, TX in the Balmorhea Independent School District. It enrolls 165 students in grades 1st through 12th. Balmorhea School is the 4,400th largest public school in Texas and the 49,870th largest nationally. It has 9.4 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 165
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 9.4:1
Full Time Teachers: 17.5
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 49,870th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Texas: 4,400th out of 4,735
Student/Teacher Rank in Texas: 145th out of 4,707
Full Time Teacher Rank in Texas: 4,188th out of 4,707

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Balmorhea School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 89
(54%)
89
(54%)
 Female 76
(46%)
76
(46%)

Balmorhea School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 145
(88%)
145
(88%)
 White 19
(12%)
19
(12%)
 Black 1
(1%)
1
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 Two or More 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Balmorhea School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 134
(81%)
134
(81%)
 Not Eligible 19
(12%)
19
(12%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 12
(7%)
12
(7%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 4,701 ranked schools in Texas, Balmorhea School is ranked 3,698th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Balmorhea School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (88.5%) is higher than the state average of 63.8%. This may indicate that the area has a higher level of poverty than the state average.

Students at a participating school may purchase a meal through the National School Lunch Program. Families with incomes between 130% and 185% of the federal poverty level are eligible for reduced price meals. Schools may not charge more than 40¢ for reduced-price lunches, nor more than 30¢ for reduced-price breakfasts. Students from families with incomes at or below 130% of the federal poverty level are eligible for free meals.

For 2014, a family of two needs to make an annual income below $20,449 to be eligible for free meals or below $29,100 for reduced price meals. A family of four needs to make an annual income below $31,005 for free meals or $44,122 for reduced price meals.

Balmorhea School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 166
2006 153
2007 147
2008 158
2009 159
2010 159
2011 140
2012 165

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 8.1
2006 8.3
2007 8.1
2008 8.2
2009 7.9
2010 8.7
2011 7.9
2012 9.4

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.81927710843373
2006 0.84967320261438
2007 0.87074829931973
2008 0.82911392405063
2009 0.92452830188679
2010 0.89937106918239
2011 0.9
2012 0.88484848484848

Compare Balmorhea School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
940.0% 9.4:1
 
1,492.5% 14.9:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 63.8%
 
This School 88.5%
 

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Public elementary school and private elementary school data obtained from the National Center for Education Statistics in the United States. The data displayed is from the most current sources available. For public schools this is the 2012-2013 school year. For private schools this is the 2011-2012 school year.

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