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Riesel School

305 students in grades 7 ‐ 12

Rated: Met Standard

Riesel School is an predominantly white rural school in Riesel with 305 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 more experience than the state average and are paid less than the state average.

The school spends $5,344 per student for academic programs and $8,626 per student for all school functions.

Riesel School is located in Congressional District 17, State Board of Education District 14 represented by Sue Melton, Texas House District 56 represented by Charles "Doc" Anderson and Texas Senate District 22 represented by Brian Birdwell.


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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

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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

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

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Spending per student by school function in dollars


These campuses are identified as peers for Riesel 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
AJ Moore Academy M 657 Met Standard Waco
Argyle High School 611 Met Standard Argyle
Brackenridge High School M 1,796 Met Standard San Antonio
Channelview High School 2,216 Met Standard Channelview
Cleveland High School 821 Met Standard Cleveland
Crowley High School 9th Grade Campus 488 Met Standard Crowley
Dripping Springs High School 1,235 Met Standard Dripping Springs
Eastern Hills High School 1,366 Met Standard Fort Worth
Greenwood High School 515 Met Standard Midland
Hardin High School 360 Met Standard Hardin
Hendrickson High School 1,947 Met Standard Pflugerville
Hondo High School 618 Met Standard Hondo
Hutto High School 1,219 Met Standard Hutto
International School Of America M 458 Met Standard San Antonio
Jack C Hays High School 1,896 Met Standard Buda
Kaufman High School 964 Met Standard Kaufman
Killeen High School 1,830 Met Standard Killeen
Lake Travis High School 1,944 Met Standard Austin
Lakeview Centennial High School 2,030 Met Standard Garland
Ninth Grade Center 638 Improvement Required Cedar Hill
North Crowley High School 9th Grade Campus 640 Met Standard Fort Worth
North Forest High School 1,626 Improvement Required Houston
Prosper High School 860 Met Standard Prosper
Ranchview High School 829 Met Standard Irving
Rockport-Fulton High School 983 Met Standard Rockport
San Marcos High School 2,018 Met Standard San Marcos
School Of Business And Management M 528 Met Standard Dallas
School Of Health Professions M 542 Met Standard Dallas
School Of Science And Engineering M 407 Met Standard Dallas
Shepherd High School 515 Met Standard Shepherd
South San Antonio High School 2,254 Met Standard San Antonio
South Texas Business Education & Technology Academy 574 Met Standard Edinburg
Sterling High School M 1,060 Improvement Required Houston
Vines High School 1,286 Met Standard Plano
Washington BT High School M 960 Improvement Required Houston
Weatherford High School Ninth Grade Center 578 Met Standard Weatherford
WH Ford High School 701 Met Standard Quinlan
Whitehouse High School 1,325 Met Standard Whitehouse
Williams High School 2,001 Met Standard Plano
Worthing High School M 1,017 Improvement Required Houston