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Rule School

154 students in grades Early Education ‐ 12

Rated: Met Standard

Rule School is a rural school in Rule with 154 students. Students perform well below the state average in passing TAKS scores. A majority of students are prepared for college in both English Language Arts and Math.

Teachers have much more experience than the state average and are paid less than the state average.

The school spends $7,272 per student for academic programs and $10,339 per student for all school functions.

Rule School is located in Congressional District 19, State Board of Education District 15 represented by Marty Rowley, Texas House District 68 represented by Drew Springer and Texas Senate District 28 represented by Charles Perry.


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Rate of students who dropped out

Rate of students who completed school

Number of days students were present divided by number of days students were enrolled

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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 Rule 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
Buckholts School 172 Improvement Required Buckholts
Byers School 101 Academically Acceptable Byers
Bynum School 233 Met Standard Bynum
Channing School 147 Met Standard Channing
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
Hedley School 137 Met Standard Hedley
Hermleigh School 221 Met Standard Hermleigh
Kopperl School 250 Met Standard Kopperl
Laneville School 180 Met Standard Laneville
Lefors School 157 Met Standard Lefors
Loraine School 180 Improvement Required Loraine
Midway School 111 Met Standard Henrietta
Mt Enterprise High School 213 Met Standard Mt Enterprise
Northside School 193 Met Standard Vernon
Paint Creek School 162 Met Standard Haskell
Patton Springs School 92 Met Standard Afton
Pettus High School 224 Improvement Required Pettus
Priddy School 107 Met Standard Priddy
Rochelle School 213 Met Standard Rochelle
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
Veribest High School 132 Met Standard Veribest
Westbrook School 237 Met Standard Westbrook
West Rusk High School 172 Met Standard New London
Yantis School 180 Met Standard Yantis