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Kerens School

657 students in grades Pre-K ‐ 12

Rated: Met Standard

Kerens School is a rural school in Kerens with 657 students. Students perform below the state average in passing TAKS scores. Fewer than half 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 less than the state average.

The school spends $5,605 per student for academic programs and $8,599 per student for all school functions.

Kerens School is located in Congressional District 6, 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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Rate of students who completed school

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College Readiness

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Mean ACT score for all students who took the test

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

Percent of graduating students who meet college-ready criteria on TAKS, SAT or ACT

Percent of high school seniors who graduate by ethnicity

Percent of high school seniors who graduate, receive a GED, or continue high school by ethnicity


Percent of teachers by years of experience in the field

Average years of experience in district and career

Average teacher salary by seniority (salary/percent of teachers)

Teachers by ethnicity and gender (percent/number of teachers)

Percent of staff by role


Spending per student by program

Spending per student by school function in dollars


These campuses are identified as peers for Kerens 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
A+ Academy C 1,033 Met Standard Dallas
Abbott School 297 Met Standard Abbott
Aquilla School 237 Met Standard Aquilla
Bartlett Schools 388 Met Standard Bartlett
Beckville Jr-Sr High School 284 Met Standard Beckville
Benjamin School 86 Met Standard Benjamin
Big Sandy School 505 Met Standard Dallardsville
Brookeland High School 213 Met Standard Brookeland
Buckholts School 172 Improvement Required Buckholts
Cherokee School 121 Met Standard Cherokee
Darrouzett Schools 131 Met Standard Darrouzett
Diboll High School 478 Met Standard Diboll
Douglass School 362 Met Standard Douglass
Forsan High School 377 Met Standard Forsan
Gary School 384 Met Standard Gary
Groveton Junior High- High School 408 Met Standard Groveton
Harmony Science Academy C 689 Met Standard El Paso
Harmony Science Academy C 433 Met Standard Houston
Huckabay School 191 Met Standard Stephenville
Iredell School 132 Met Standard Iredell
Knippa School 239 Met Standard Knippa
Laneville School 180 Met Standard Laneville
Lefors School 157 Met Standard Lefors
Lohn School 98 Met Standard Lohn
Lometa School 314 Met Standard Lometa
Martinsville School 322 Met Standard Martinsville
Miami School 176 Met Standard Miami
Mildred High School 422 Met Standard Corsicana
Panther Creek High School 82 Met Standard Valera
Raul Yzaguirre School For Success (9-12) C 857 Improvement Required Houston
Rochelle School 213 Met Standard Rochelle
Salazar District Alternative Education Program 103 Not Rated Carrollton
Samnorwood School 100 Recognized Samnorwood
The Preparatory Academy Of Houston C 170 Academically Unacceptable Houston
Trent ISD 198 Met Standard Trent
Utopia School 217 Met Standard Utopia
West Rusk High School 172 Met Standard New London
Yes Preparatory Public Schools C 588 Met Standard Houston
Zavalla High School 239 Met Standard Zavalla