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Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Test data: Reflects 2015 – 2016 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2015
  • Educational Environment: 2015 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Districts in Waco


Bosqueville Isd School District Details

Bosqueville Isd School District
7636 Rock Creek Rd
Waco, TX 76708

625 Students enrolled in District

5 Schools in District

11 Students Per Classroom (State average is 15)

Bosqueville Isd School District School Quality Ratings

District Quality Compared to Texas

(10 is best)

Better than of TX school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

(10 is best)

Better than of U.S. school districts.

Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

Discipline District State
Proficiency in Reading and Math
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Reading
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Math
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110

Schools in this District

School Grades
Bosqueville Daep School
412 E Cougar Ln
China Spring, TX, 76633
N-N
Bosqueville Elementary School
7636 Rock Creek Rd
Waco, TX, 76708
PK-05
Bosqueville H S School
7636 Rock Creek Rd
Waco, TX, 76708
09-12
Bosqueville Middle School
7636 Rock Creek Rd
Waco, TX, 76708
06-08
Challenge Academy School
3805 S 3 Rd St
Waco, TX, 76706
N-N

School District Enrollment by Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 68.5% 29.7%
Black 6.5% 12.9%
Hispanic 24.3% 53.1%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 0.2% 4.0%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.5% 0.4%
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 37.9% 58.2%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 29.6% 51.8%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 8.3% 6.4%

Educational Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,671 $3,516,020 53.8%
Support Expenditures
Student $171 $106,020 1.6%
Staff $318 $197,160 3.0%
General Administration $248 $153,760 2.4%
School Administration $566 $350,920 5.4%
Operation $924 $572,880 8.8%
Transportation $239 $148,180 2.3%
Other $466 $288,920 4.4%
Total Support $2,932 $1,817,840 27.8%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,940 $1,202,800 18.4%
Total Expenditures $10,544 $6,537,280 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,005 $26,112,315,713 48.2%
Support Expenditures
Student $403 $2,103,951,469 3.9%
Staff $393 $2,052,802,772 3.8%
General Administration $122 $638,038,954 1.2%
School Administration $485 $2,528,828,340 4.7%
Operation $916 $4,777,138,663 8.8%
Transportation $248 $1,295,949,134 2.4%
Other $324 $1,688,549,886 3.1%
Total Support $2,892 $15,084,978,443 27.9%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,482 $12,950,081,644 23.9%
Total Expenditures $10,379 $54,147,021,130 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,487 $324,898,990,964 51.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $587 $29,383,130,681 4.7%
Staff $483 $24,167,878,083 3.8%
General Administration $205 $10,285,419,511 1.6%
School Administration $601 $30,113,641,000 4.8%
Operation $1,035 $51,821,442,969 8.2%
Transportation $475 $23,793,258,876 3.8%
Other $376 $18,849,723,887 3.0%
Total Support $3,762 $188,414,761,533 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,296 $114,973,102,384 18.3%
Total Expenditures $12,545 $628,286,465,973 100.0%

China Spring Isd School District Details

China Spring Isd School District
6301 Sylvia St
Waco, TX 76708

2,463 Students enrolled in District

8 Schools in District

15 Students Per Classroom (State average is 15)

China Spring Isd School District School Quality Ratings

District Quality Compared to Texas

(10 is best)

Better than of TX school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

(10 is best)

Better than of U.S. school districts.

Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

Discipline District State
Proficiency in Reading and Math
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Reading
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Math
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110

Schools in this District

School Grades
Bill Logue Juvenile Detention Center School
3805 S 3 Rd St
Waco, TX, 76706
N-N
Challenge Academy School
2015 Alexander Ave
Waco, TX, 76708
N-N
China Spring Elementary School
200 Bob Johnson Rd
China Spring, TX, 76633
PK-03
China Spring H S School
7301 N River Crossing
China Spring, TX, 76633
09-12
China Spring Int School
4001 Flat Rock Rd
Waco, TX, 76708
04-06
China Spring Middle School
7201 N River Crossing
China Spring, TX, 76633
07-08
Daep School
412 E Cougar Ln
China Spring, TX, 76633
07-12
Turn Around Graduate School
412 E Cougar Ln
China Spring, TX, 76633
08-12

School District Enrollment by Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 79.8% 29.7%
Black 4.2% 12.9%
Hispanic 15.0% 53.1%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 1.0% 4.0%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.1% 0.4%
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 25.4% 58.2%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 19.8% 51.8%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 5.6% 6.4%

Educational Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $4,525 $11,099,825 40.5%
Support Expenditures
Student $303 $743,259 2.7%
Staff $152 $372,856 1.4%
General Administration $125 $306,625 1.1%
School Administration $492 $1,206,876 4.4%
Operation $794 $1,947,682 7.1%
Transportation $280 $686,840 2.5%
Other $283 $694,199 2.5%
Total Support $2,428 $5,955,884 21.7%
Non-instructional Expenditures $4,233 $10,383,549 37.8%
Total Expenditures $11,185 $27,436,805 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,005 $26,112,315,713 48.2%
Support Expenditures
Student $403 $2,103,951,469 3.9%
Staff $393 $2,052,802,772 3.8%
General Administration $122 $638,038,954 1.2%
School Administration $485 $2,528,828,340 4.7%
Operation $916 $4,777,138,663 8.8%
Transportation $248 $1,295,949,134 2.4%
Other $324 $1,688,549,886 3.1%
Total Support $2,892 $15,084,978,443 27.9%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,482 $12,950,081,644 23.9%
Total Expenditures $10,379 $54,147,021,130 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,487 $324,898,990,964 51.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $587 $29,383,130,681 4.7%
Staff $483 $24,167,878,083 3.8%
General Administration $205 $10,285,419,511 1.6%
School Administration $601 $30,113,641,000 4.8%
Operation $1,035 $51,821,442,969 8.2%
Transportation $475 $23,793,258,876 3.8%
Other $376 $18,849,723,887 3.0%
Total Support $3,762 $188,414,761,533 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,296 $114,973,102,384 18.3%
Total Expenditures $12,545 $628,286,465,973 100.0%

Harmony Science Acad Waco School District Details

Harmony Science Acad Waco School District
1900 N Valley Mills Dr
Waco, TX 76710

8,633 Students enrolled in District

13 Schools in District

15 Students Per Classroom (State average is 15)

Harmony Science Acad Waco School District School Quality Ratings

District Quality Compared to Texas

(10 is best)

Better than of TX school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

(10 is best)

Better than of U.S. school districts.

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Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

Discipline District State
Proficiency in Reading and Math
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Reading
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Math
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110

Schools in this District

School Grades
Harmony School Of Business Dallas
8080 W President George Bush
Dallas, TX, 75252
KG-11
Harmony School Of Innovation Carrollton
1024 W Rosemeade Pkwy
Carrollton, TX, 75007
KG-05
Harmony School Of Innovation Euless
701 S Industrial Blvd Ste 10
Euless, TX, 76040
KG-05
Harmony School Of Innovation Fort Worth
8100 S Hulen St
Fort Worth, TX, 76123
05-12
Harmony School Of Innovation Garland
2302 Firewheel Pkwy
Garland, TX, 75040
06-12
Harmony School Of Nature And Athletics Dallas
8120 W Camp Wisdom Rd
Dallas, TX, 75249
KG-12
Harmony Science Academy Carrollton School
1024 W Rosemeade Pkwy
Carrolton, TX, 75007
06-12
Harmony Science Academy Dallas School
11995 Forestgate Dr
Dallas, TX, 75243
KG-12
Harmony Science Academy Euless School
701 S Industrial Blvd Ste 11
Euless, TX, 76040
06-12
Harmony Science Academy Fort Worth School
5651 Westcreek Dr
Fort Worth, TX, 76133
KG-04
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School District Enrollment by Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 22.8% 29.7%
Black 23.7% 12.9%
Hispanic 40.2% 53.1%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 12.8% 4.0%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.5% 0.4%
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 57.7% 58.2%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 46.7% 51.8%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 10.9% 6.4%

Educational Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,210 $20,558,660 66.1%
Support Expenditures
Student $3 $11,838 0.0%
Staff $316 $1,246,936 4.0%
General Administration $30 $118,380 0.4%
School Administration $943 $3,721,078 12.0%
Operation $645 $2,545,170 8.2%
Transportation $0 $0 0.0%
Other $431 $1,700,726 5.5%
Total Support $2,368 $9,344,128 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $304 $1,199,584 3.9%
Total Expenditures $7,882 $31,102,372 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,005 $26,112,315,713 48.2%
Support Expenditures
Student $403 $2,103,951,469 3.9%
Staff $393 $2,052,802,772 3.8%
General Administration $122 $638,038,954 1.2%
School Administration $485 $2,528,828,340 4.7%
Operation $916 $4,777,138,663 8.8%
Transportation $248 $1,295,949,134 2.4%
Other $324 $1,688,549,886 3.1%
Total Support $2,892 $15,084,978,443 27.9%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,482 $12,950,081,644 23.9%
Total Expenditures $10,379 $54,147,021,130 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,487 $324,898,990,964 51.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $587 $29,383,130,681 4.7%
Staff $483 $24,167,878,083 3.8%
General Administration $205 $10,285,419,511 1.6%
School Administration $601 $30,113,641,000 4.8%
Operation $1,035 $51,821,442,969 8.2%
Transportation $475 $23,793,258,876 3.8%
Other $376 $18,849,723,887 3.0%
Total Support $3,762 $188,414,761,533 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,296 $114,973,102,384 18.3%
Total Expenditures $12,545 $628,286,465,973 100.0%

Rapoport Academy Public School District Details

Rapoport Academy Public School District
2000 J J Flewellen
Waco, TX 76704

783 Students enrolled in District

4 Schools in District

UNREPORTED Students Per Classroom (State average is 15)

Rapoport Academy Public School District School Quality Ratings

District Quality Compared to Texas

(10 is best)

Better than of TX school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

(10 is best)

Better than of U.S. school districts.

Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

Discipline District State
Proficiency in Reading and Math
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Reading
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Math
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110

Schools in this District

School Grades
Audre And Bernard Rapoport Academy School
2000 J J Flewellen Rd
Waco, TX, 76704
PK-04
Paul And Jane Meyer Public H S School
1020 Elm Ave
Waco, TX, 76704
09-12
Quinn Campus Public Middle School
1020 Elm St Bldg 100
Waco, TX, 76704
05-08
Rapoport Academy Elementary School North Campus
2200 Mac Arthur Dr
Waco, TX, 76708
PK-04

School District Enrollment by Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 26.8% 29.7%
Black 40.6% 12.9%
Hispanic 31.3% 53.1%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 0.8% 4.0%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.5% 0.4%
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 64.5% 58.2%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 51.2% 51.8%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 13.3% 6.4%

Educational Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $4,105 $2,967,915 56.2%
Support Expenditures
Student $185 $133,755 2.5%
Staff $588 $425,124 8.0%
General Administration $254 $183,642 3.5%
School Administration $209 $151,107 2.9%
Operation $763 $551,649 10.5%
Transportation $33 $23,859 0.5%
Other $467 $337,641 6.4%
Total Support $2,501 $1,808,223 34.2%
Non-instructional Expenditures $700 $506,100 9.6%
Total Expenditures $7,306 $5,282,238 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,005 $26,112,315,713 48.2%
Support Expenditures
Student $403 $2,103,951,469 3.9%
Staff $393 $2,052,802,772 3.8%
General Administration $122 $638,038,954 1.2%
School Administration $485 $2,528,828,340 4.7%
Operation $916 $4,777,138,663 8.8%
Transportation $248 $1,295,949,134 2.4%
Other $324 $1,688,549,886 3.1%
Total Support $2,892 $15,084,978,443 27.9%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,482 $12,950,081,644 23.9%
Total Expenditures $10,379 $54,147,021,130 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,487 $324,898,990,964 51.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $587 $29,383,130,681 4.7%
Staff $483 $24,167,878,083 3.8%
General Administration $205 $10,285,419,511 1.6%
School Administration $601 $30,113,641,000 4.8%
Operation $1,035 $51,821,442,969 8.2%
Transportation $475 $23,793,258,876 3.8%
Other $376 $18,849,723,887 3.0%
Total Support $3,762 $188,414,761,533 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,296 $114,973,102,384 18.3%
Total Expenditures $12,545 $628,286,465,973 100.0%

Waco Isd School District Details

Waco Isd School District
501 Franklin Ave
Waco, TX 76701

14,978 Students enrolled in District

25 Schools in District

16 Students Per Classroom (State average is 15)

Waco Isd School District School Quality Ratings

District Quality Compared to Texas

(10 is best)

Better than of TX school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

(10 is best)

Better than of U.S. school districts.

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Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

Discipline District State
Proficiency in Reading and Math
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Reading
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Math
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110

Schools in this District

School Grades
Alta Vista Elementary School
3637 Alta Vista Dr
Waco, TX, 76706
PK-05
Bell's Hill Elementary School
2100 Ross
Waco, TX, 76706
PK-05
Bill Logue Detention Center School
2601 Gholson Rd
Waco, TX, 76704
06-11
Brazos H S School
500 N University Parks Dr
Waco, TX, 76701
07-12
Brook Avenue Elementary School
720 Brook Ave
Waco, TX, 76708
PK-05
Cedar Ridge Elementary School
2115 Meridian Ave
Waco, TX, 76708
PK-05
Cesar Chavez Middle School
700 S 15 Th St
Waco, TX, 76706
06-08
Challenge Academy School
2015 Alexander Ave
Waco, TX, 76708
06-12
Crestview Elementary School
1120 N New Rd
Waco, TX, 76710
PK-05
Dean Highland Elementary School
3300 Maple
Waco, TX, 76707
PK-05
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School District Enrollment by Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 9.4% 29.7%
Black 29.9% 12.9%
Hispanic 60.2% 53.1%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 0.4% 4.0%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.1% 0.4%
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 87.0% 58.2%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 80.7% 51.8%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 6.3% 6.4%

Educational Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $4,595 $68,437,930 48.0%
Support Expenditures
Student $404 $6,017,176 4.2%
Staff $648 $9,651,312 6.8%
General Administration $84 $1,251,096 0.9%
School Administration $572 $8,519,368 6.0%
Operation $1,090 $16,234,460 11.4%
Transportation $169 $2,517,086 1.8%
Other $379 $5,644,826 4.0%
Total Support $3,346 $49,835,324 34.9%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,632 $24,307,008 17.1%
Total Expenditures $9,573 $142,580,262 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,005 $26,112,315,713 48.2%
Support Expenditures
Student $403 $2,103,951,469 3.9%
Staff $393 $2,052,802,772 3.8%
General Administration $122 $638,038,954 1.2%
School Administration $485 $2,528,828,340 4.7%
Operation $916 $4,777,138,663 8.8%
Transportation $248 $1,295,949,134 2.4%
Other $324 $1,688,549,886 3.1%
Total Support $2,892 $15,084,978,443 27.9%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,482 $12,950,081,644 23.9%
Total Expenditures $10,379 $54,147,021,130 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,487 $324,898,990,964 51.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $587 $29,383,130,681 4.7%
Staff $483 $24,167,878,083 3.8%
General Administration $205 $10,285,419,511 1.6%
School Administration $601 $30,113,641,000 4.8%
Operation $1,035 $51,821,442,969 8.2%
Transportation $475 $23,793,258,876 3.8%
Other $376 $18,849,723,887 3.0%
Total Support $3,762 $188,414,761,533 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,296 $114,973,102,384 18.3%
Total Expenditures $12,545 $628,286,465,973 100.0%

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