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Buckholts School

172 students in grades Pre-K ‐ 12

Rated: Improvement Required

Buckholts School is a rural school in Buckholts with 172 students. Students perform well below the state average in passing TAKS scores. Fewer than one quarter of students are prepared for college in both English Language Arts and Math.

Teachers have roughly the same experience as the state average and are paid much less than the state average.

The school spends $6,734 per student for academic programs and $9,913 per student for all school functions.

Buckholts School is located in Congressional District 17, State Board of Education District 10 represented by Tom Maynard, Texas House District 20 represented by Marsha Farney and Texas Senate District 5 represented by Charles Schwertner.


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These campuses are identified as peers for Buckholts School by the comptroller's FAST report based on factors – like "regional wages, district size and student characteristics" – that affect the cost of education.

Name Enrollment Accountability Rating City
Adrian School 131 Met Standard Adrian
Benjamin School 86 Met Standard Benjamin
Blackwell School 163 Met Standard Blackwell
Bloomburg High School 139 Met Standard Bloomburg
Blum High School 197 Met Standard Blum
Bryson School 206 Met Standard Bryson
Byers School 101 Academically Acceptable Byers
Cherokee School 121 Met Standard Cherokee
Darrouzett Schools 131 Met Standard Darrouzett
Dime Box School 178 Improvement Required Dime Box
Forestburg School 204 Met Standard Forestburg
Gordon School 204 Met Standard Gordon
Grandfalls-Royalty School 123 Met Standard Grandfalls
Hedley School 137 Met Standard Hedley
Hermleigh School 221 Met Standard Hermleigh
Iredell School 132 Met Standard Iredell
Jayton Schools 143 Met Standard Jayton
Kopperl School 250 Met Standard Kopperl
Loraine School 180 Improvement Required Loraine
Midway School 111 Met Standard Henrietta
Moran School 181 Improvement Required Moran
Mt Enterprise High School 213 Met Standard Mt Enterprise
Nordheim School 96 Met Standard Nordheim
Northside School 193 Met Standard Vernon
Paducah School 235 Met Standard Paducah
Pettus High School 224 Improvement Required Pettus
Priddy School 107 Met Standard Priddy
Richland Springs School 149 Met Standard Richland Springs
Rochelle School 213 Met Standard Rochelle
Rule School 154 Met Standard Rule
Samnorwood School 100 Recognized Samnorwood
Sidney School 122 Met Standard Sidney
Sierra Blanca School 166 Met Standard Sierra Blanca
Slocum High School 198 Met Standard Elkhart
Trinidad School 189 Met Standard Trinidad
Utopia School 217 Met Standard Utopia
Westbrook School 237 Met Standard Westbrook
West Rusk High School 172 Met Standard New London
Zavalla High School 239 Met Standard Zavalla