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Amherst School

  Below Average  |   (Based on 2018 STAAR Data)
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About

Amherst School

School Summary
Amherst School is located at 101 N MAIN ST, AMHERST, TX, 79312. 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 7 years of experience in teaching. The school currently has 165 students with a student to teacher ratio of 8.30 S/T. The special education division has 1 teachers assisting it. Amherst School also employs 2 education aids.
Enrollment 165
Is Charter No
School District: AMHERST ISD
Phone Number: (806) 246-3221
Address: 101 N MAIN ST ,
AMHERST , 79312 Directions
County: lamb county
Grade Span PK - 12
Principal MR JOEL RODGERS
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Accountability

Ratings & Designations of Amherst School

Accountability Ratings


  Below Average
Scaled Score
Student Achievement 57
Student Progress 68
Closing Performance Gaps 65
Overall 67

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 8 4.85 %
Hispanic 145 87.88 %
White 12 7.27 %
Asian 0 0.00 %
Native American 0 0.00 %
Two or More Races 0 0.00 %
Total Students 165 100.00%
Economically Disadvantaged 132 80.00 %
Limited English Proficiency 58 35.15 %
 
Program Number Percent
Bilingual 57 34.55 %
Gifted & Talented 2 1.21 %
Special Education 16 9.70 %
Teacher Student Ratio   8.30 S/T

Staff Statistics

Experience Number Percent
Over 20 years 0 0.00%
10 - 20 years 5 24.62%
6 - 10 years 4 20.10%
1- 5 years 8 40.20%
Beginning Teacher 3 15.08%
Teacher Experience Average 6.80 yrs  
Teacher Tenure Average 3.90 yrs  
 
Teacher Type Number Percent
Total Teachers 20 100.00%
Female Teachers 14 70.35%
Male Teachers 6 29.65%
School Admin 1  
School Support 1  
Edu Aids 2  
Special Education 1  

Amherst School 2018 STAAR

Statistics

Group All Subjects Read Math Science SocStudies Writing      
ALL 66 % 71 % * % * % 83 % * %
African American * % * % * % * % * % * %
Hispanic 65 % 70 % * % * % 81 % * %
White * % * % * % . % * % * %
Asian . % . % . % . % . % . %
Two or More Races * % . % . % . % * % . %
Economically Disadvantaged 61 % * % * % * % 79 % * %
Male Students 59 % * % * % * % 75 % * %
Female Students 75 % * % * % * % * % * %
Special Education * % * % * % * % * % * %
Limited English Proficiency * % * % * % * % * % * %

Amherst School Class of 2017

Graduates

Standardized Test

Graduation

Group % Tested SAT Avg ACT Avg Abv Criteria   Read Ready Math Ready Both Ready Graduated GED Cont. Dropout
ALL 33.3 -1 * *   11.1 11.1 0 100 0 0 0
African American . . . .   . . . . . . .
Hispanic 33.3 * * *   11.1 11.1 0 100 0 0 0
White . . . .   . . . . . . .
Asian . . . .   . . . . . . .
Two or More Races . . . .   . . . . . . .
Male Students 28.6 . * *   14.3 14.3 0 100 0 0 0
Female Students * * . *   * * * * * * *
Special Education n/a n/a n/a n/a   * * * * * * *
Eco Disadvantaged n/a n/a n/a n/a   11.1 11.1 0 100 0 0 0

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