Sierra Blanca School

Ranch Rd 1111, Sierra Blanca, TX 79851 | (915) 369-2781
  • Grades: KG-12
  • Student Enrollment: 166
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
  • Enrolls 166 elementary, middle, and high school students from grades KG-12
  • Ranks 311th out of 1,325 high schools in TX.
  • 2010 Overall School AYP Met Status: Yes
Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: P O Box 308, Sierra Blanca, TX 79851
  • Principal or Admin: Mr James Lujan
  • Fax: (915) 369-2605
  • Website: www.sierrablancaisd.net
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
    All students of this school are eligible for participation in authorized programs.
School District Details

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 166
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 13.9
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 11.9
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 86 (51.8%)
  • Females: 80 (48.2%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 32 (19.3%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 75 (45.2%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 107 (64.5%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Sierra Blanca School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian--
Black--
Asian21.2%
Hispanic13681.9%
White2816.9%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Sierra Blanca School
  Number Percent
Kindergarten1810.8%
1st Grade1710.2%
2nd Grade84.8%
3rd Grade137.8%
4th Grade116.6%
5th Grade148.4%
6th Grade127.2%
7th Grade127.2%
8th Grade127.2%
9th Grade1911.4%
10th Grade42.4%
11th Grade148.4%
12th Grade127.2%
Breakdown of College Ready Graduates (2009)
Percent Ready For College in Reading
School:
20.0%
District:
20.0%
State:
62.0%
Percent Ready For College in Math
School:
40.0%
State:
60.0%
Graduation & Dropout Rates (2009)
Graduation Rate
School:
90.0%
District:
90.0%
State:
80.6%
Faculty Breakdown (2010)
Average Teacher Experience
School:
7.9
District:
7.9
State:
11.3
Percent of Teachers With 1-5 Years Experience
School:
50.3%
District:
50.3%
State:
31.0%
Percent of Teachers With 6-10 Years Experience
School:
14.4%
District:
14.4%
State:
20.3%
Percent of Teachers With 11-20 Years Experience
School:
7.2%
District:
7.2%
State:
24.4%
Percent of Teachers With Greater Than 20 Years Experience
School:
13.8%
District:
13.8%
State:
18.3%
Faculty Salary (2010)
School Administration Average Base Salary
School:
$53,519
District:
$53,519
State:
$70,209
Teacher Average Base Salary
School:
$32,641
District:
$32,641
State:
$48,263
Beginning Teacher Average Base Salary
School:
$23,878
District:
$23,878
State:
$41,165
Teacher With 1-5 Years Experience Average Base Salary
School:
$30,977
State:
$43,527
Teacher With 6-10 Years Experience Average Base Salary
School:
$34,810
State:
$46,149
Teacher With 11-20 Years Experience Average Base Salary
School:
$42,277
State:
$50,153
Teacher With Greater Than 20 Years Experience Average Base Salary
School:
$40,574
State:
$58,427
Source: TX Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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Test Scores and Performance Information

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How is this determined?
The overall school rating shows that Sierra Blanca School performed on average worse than many other schools across the state on TAKS state exams in the following subjects:
  • English Language Arts
  • Math
  • Reading
  • Science
  • Social Studies
  • Writing
AYP and Performance (2010)
Overall AYP Met: Yes
SAT & ACT Exam Details (2009)
SAT Average Score
School:
781.0
District:
781.0
State:
985.0
ACT Average Score
School:
14.5
District:
14.5
State:
20.5

TAKS - Test Proficiency by Grade and Subject

Grade 3 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201073.0%73.0%86.0%
200917.0%17.0%84.0%
200867.0%67.0%83.0%
 
Reading Test
201073.0%73.0%92.0%
200975.0%75.0%89.0%
2008100.0%100.0%88.0%
 

Grade 4 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201050.0%50.0%88.0%
200933.0%33.0%86.0%
200820.0%20.0%84.0%
 
Reading Test
201083.0%83.0%86.0%
200980.0%80.0%84.0%
200850.0%50.0%83.0%
 
Writing Test
201083.0%83.0%92.0%
200986.0%86.0%91.0%
2008100.0%100.0%91.0%
 

Grade 5 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201083.0%83.0%86.0%
200945.0%45.0%84.0%
200864.0%64.0%83.0%
 
Reading Test
201092.0%92.0%85.0%
200960.0%60.0%83.0%
200891.0%91.0%83.0%
 
Science Test
201083.0%83.0%88.0%
200982.0%82.0%84.0%
200845.0%45.0%81.0%
 

Grade 6 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201078.0%78.0%82.0%
200954.0%54.0%80.0%
200833.0%33.0%80.0%
 
Reading Test
2010100.0%100.0%86.0%
200985.0%85.0%91.0%
200889.0%89.0%91.0%
 

Grade 7 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201054.0%54.0%81.0%
200933.0%33.0%79.0%
200863.0%63.0%76.0%
 
Reading Test
201069.0%69.0%86.0%
200989.0%89.0%84.0%
200881.0%81.0%84.0%
 
Writing Test
2010100.0%100.0%74.0%
200980.0%80.0%72.0%
200882.0%82.0%70.0%
 

Grade 8 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201044.0%44.0%80.0%
200975.0%75.0%79.0%
200840.0%40.0%75.0%
 
Reading Test
2010100.0%100.0%91.0%
200994.0%94.0%93.0%
200880.0%80.0%92.0%
 
Science Test
201056.0%56.0%78.0%
200960.0%60.0%72.0%
200840.0%40.0%68.0%
 
Social Studies Test
2010100.0%100.0%95.0%
200980.0%80.0%92.0%
2008100.0%100.0%90.0%
 

Grade 9 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201078.0%78.0%70.0%
200917.0%17.0%67.0%
200879.0%79.0%60.0%
 
Reading Test
201094.0%94.0%92.0%
200975.0%75.0%87.0%
2008100.0%100.0%84.0%
 
Science Test
200850.0%--
 
Social Studies Test
20081.0%--
 

Grade 11 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
English Language Arts Test
2010100.0%100.0%93.0%
200980.0%80.0%92.0%
200890.0%90.0%90.0%
 
Math Test
201086.0%86.0%89.0%
200970.0%70.0%81.0%
200883.0%83.0%79.0%
 
Science Test
2010100.0%100.0%91.0%
200978.0%78.0%85.0%
200850.0%50.0%80.0%
 
Social Studies Test
2010100.0%100.0%98.0%
200980.0%80.0%97.0%
200892.0%92.0%95.0%
 

Grade 10 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
English Language Arts Test
200993.0%93.0%88.0%
200882.0%82.0%86.0%
 
Math Test
200957.0%57.0%65.0%
200845.0%45.0%63.0%
 
Science Test
200986.0%86.0%66.0%
200827.0%27.0%64.0%
 
Social Studies Test
2009100.0%100.0%90.0%
200882.0%82.0%88.0%
 
Source: TX Department of Education 2009-2010

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