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Amherst School

  Met Standard   (Based on 2017 STAAR Data)
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About

Amherst School

School Summary
Amherst School is located at 101 N MAIN ST, AMHERST, TX, 79312-0248. The school is part of AMHERST ISD.
To contact the school, call (806) 246-3221.

Teachers
Amherst School employs 20 teachers, who have been with the school an average of 4 years. The teachers average 9 years of experience in teaching. The school currently has 161 students with a student to teacher ratio of 8.00 S/T. The special education division has 1 teachers assisting it. Amherst School also employs 2 education aids.
Enrollment 161
Is Charter No
School District: AMHERST ISD
Phone Number: (806) 246-3221
Address: 101 N MAIN ST ,
AMHERST , 79312-0248 Directions
County: lamb county
Accountability Rating of Amherst School: Met Standard
 
Grade Span PK - 12
Principal MR JOEL RODGERS
Website Click to view

Accountability

Rating of Amherst School

4 / 4

Performance
Index


School Index Required
Student Achievement 62 60 3.33%
Student Progress 28 17 64.71%
Closing Performance Gaps 31 30 3.33%
Post-secondary Readiness 77 60 28.33%

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Distinction
Designations


 

Read/ELA
Mathematic
Science
Social Studies
Top 25% Student Progress
Post-secondary
Top 25% Closing Performance Gaps

Amherst School Student / Staff

Statistics

Student Statistics

Racial/Ethnic Group Number Percent
African American 6 3.73 %
Hispanic 142 88.20 %
White 12 7.45 %
Asian 0 0.00 %
Native American 0 0.00 %
Two or More Races 1 0.62 %
Total Students 161 100.00%
Economically Disadvantaged 140 86.96 %
Limited English Proficiency 57 35.40 %
 
Program Number Percent
Bilingual 56 34.78 %
Gifted & Talented 3 1.86 %
Special Education 20 12.42 %
Teacher Student Ratio   8.00 S/T

Staff Statistics

Experience Number Percent
Over 20 years 1 5.00%
10 - 20 years 6 30.00%
6 - 10 years 6 30.00%
1- 5 years 5 25.00%
Beginning Teacher 2 10.00%
Teacher Experience Average 8.90 yrs  
Teacher Tenure Average 4.40 yrs  
 
Teacher Type Number Percent
Total Teachers 20 100.00%
Female Teachers 15 75.00%
Male Teachers 5 25.00%
School Admin 1  
School Support 1  
Edu Aids 2  
Special Education 1  

Amherst School 2017 STAAR

Statistics

Group All Subjects Read Math Science SocStudies Writing      
ALL 62 % 67 % 59 % 65 % 61 % 46 %
African American 77 % * % * % * % * % * %
Hispanic 59 % 64 % 57 % 63 % 60 % 38 %
White 78 % 100 % * % * % * % * %
Asian . % . % . % . % . % . %
Two or More Races . % . % . % . % . % . %
Economically Disadvantaged 59 % 65 % 57 % 63 % 58 % 41 %
Male Students 53 % 65 % 45 % 63 % 54 % * %
Female Students 71 % 70 % 74 % 67 % 70 % 70 %
Special Education 36 % 33 % * % * % * % * %
Limited English Proficiency 41 % 41 % 41 % 50 % * % * %

Amherst School Class of 2016

Graduates

Standardized Test

Graduation

Group % Tested SAT Avg ACT Avg Abv Criteria   Read Ready Math Ready Both Ready Graduated GED Cont. Dropout
ALL 37.5 * *   * * * 100 0 0 0
African American * . . .   . . . * * * *
Hispanic 50 . * *   * * * 100 0 0 0
White * . . .   * * * * * * *
Asian . . . .   . . . . . . .
Two or More Races . . . .   . . . . . . .
Male Students * . . .   * * * * * * *
Female Students 60 . * *   * * * 100 0 0 0
Special Education n/a n/a n/a n/a   * * * * * * *
Eco Disadvantaged n/a n/a n/a n/a   * * * 100 0 0 0

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