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Bynum School

233 students in grades Early Education ‐ 12

Rated: Met Standard

Bynum School is a rural school in Bynum with 233 students. Students perform at the state average in passing TAKS scores. A majority 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 $4,793 per student for academic programs and $6,740 per student for all school functions.

Bynum School is located in Congressional District 25, State Board of Education District 14 represented by Sue Melton, Texas House District 8 represented by Byron Cook and Texas Senate District 22 represented by Brian Birdwell.


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Mean SAT score (math and critical reading) for all students who took the test

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Percent of high school seniors who graduate by ethnicity

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Percent of teachers by years of experience in the field

Average years of experience in district and career

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Spending per student by school function in dollars


These campuses are identified as peers for Bynum 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
Abbott School 297 Met Standard Abbott
Anderson-Shiro Junior/Senior High School 360 Met Standard Anderson
Beckville Jr-Sr High School 284 Met Standard Beckville
Blum High School 197 Met Standard Blum
Booker JH/HS 190 Met Standard Booker
Bryson School 206 Met Standard Bryson
Claude High School 187 Met Standard Claude
Covington School 298 Met Standard Covington
Cushing School 285 Met Standard Cushing
Dodd City School 318 Met Standard Dodd City
Frost High School 178 Met Standard Frost
Gary School 384 Met Standard Gary
Gustine School 230 Met Standard Gustine
Harmony Science Academy San Antonio C 768 Met Standard San Antonio
Kaufer High School 327 Met Standard Riviera
Kings Manor Elementary School 547 Met Standard Kingwood
Kopperl School 250 Met Standard Kopperl
Leakey School 233 Met Standard Leakey
Life School Red Oak C 1,401 Met Standard Lancaster
Martinsville School 322 Met Standard Martinsville
Midland Academy Charter School C 538 Met Standard Midland
Mt Enterprise High School 213 Met Standard Mt Enterprise
Overton High School 285 Met Standard Overton
Paducah School 235 Met Standard Paducah
Penelope School 196 Met Standard Penelope
Raul Yzaguirre School For Success (9-12) C 857 Improvement Required Houston
Ropes School 323 Met Standard Ropesville
Saltillo School 256 Met Standard Saltillo
Sands CISD 221 Met Standard Ackerly
Slidell Schools 243 Met Standard Slidell
Sulphur Bluff School 233 Met Standard Sulphur Bluff
Texhoma Elementary School 373 Met Standard Texhoma
The Phoenix Charter School C 448 Met Standard Greenville
Trinidad School 189 Met Standard Trinidad
Utopia School 217 Met Standard Utopia
Westchester Academy For International Studies 998 Met Standard Houston