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Breckenridge Independent School District

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

Breckenridge Independent School District
208 N. Miller
Breckenridge, Texas[2]

ESC Region 14[1]

USA
Coordinates32°45′25″N 98°54′26″W / 32.75694°N 98.90722°W / 32.75694; -98.90722
District information
TypeIndependent school district
GradesPre-K through 12
SuperintendentTim Seymore[1]
Schools6 (2009-10)[2]
NCES District ID4811220[2]
Students and staff
Students1,561 (2010-11)[1]
Teachers136.87 (2009-10)[2] (on full-time equivalent (FTE) basis)
Student-teacher ratio11.55 (2009-10)[2]
Athletic conferenceUIL Class 2A Football Division I[3]
District mascotBuckaroos[4]
Colors          Green, White[4]
Other information
TEA District Accountability Rating for 2011-12Recognized[5]
WebsiteBreckenridge ISD

FinancesEdit

As of the 2010-2011 school year, the appraised valuation of property in the district was $850,849,000.[1] The maintenance tax rate was $0.104 and the bond tax rate was $0.008 per $100 of appraised valuation.[1]

Academic achievementEdit

In 2011, the school district was rated "recognized" by the Texas Education Agency.[5] Thirty-five percent of districts in Texas in 2011 received the same 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: Recognized
  • 2010: Academically Acceptable
  • 2009: Academically Acceptable
  • 2008: Academically Acceptable
  • 2007: Academically Acceptable
  • 2006: Academically Acceptable
  • 2005: Academically Acceptable
  • 2004: Academically Acceptable

SchoolsEdit

In the 2011-2012 school year, the district operated five schools.[1]

  • Breckenridge High School (Grades 9-12)
  • Breckenridge Junior High School (Grades 7-8)
  • South Elementary School (Grades 4-6)
  • North Elementary School (Grades 2-3)
  • East Elementary School (Grades PK-1)

Special programsEdit

AthleticsEdit

Breckenridge High School participates in the boys sports of baseball, basketball, football, and wrestling.[4] The school participates in the girls sports of basketball, softball, and volleyball.[4] For the 2012 through 2014 school years, Breckenridge High School will play football in UIL Class 2A Division I.[3]

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b c d e f "Texas School Directory 2012" (PDF). Texas Education Agency. Retrieved 11 August 2012.
  2. ^ a b c d e "Search for Public School Districts – District Detail for Breckenridge ISD". National Center for Education Statistics. Institute of Education Sciences. Retrieved 11 August 2012.
  3. ^ a b "UIL Alignments". University Interscholastic League. Retrieved 11 August 2012.
  4. ^ a b c d "Breckenridge High School". CBS Interactive. Retrieved 11 August 2012.
  5. ^ a b c "Texas Accountability System District Ratings for 2004 through 2011". Texas Education Agency. Archived from the original on 2 July 2012. Retrieved 11 August 2012.
  6. ^ "Texas Accountability System Summary of Ratings for 2004 through 2011(as of November 2, 2011) District Ratings by Rating Category (including Charter Operators)". Texas Education Agency. Archived from the original on 7 August 2012. Retrieved 11 August 2012.
  7. ^ "Accountability Rating System for Texas Public Schools and Districts". Texas Education Agency. Archived from the original on 24 August 2012. Retrieved 11 August 2012.

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