Texas school districts

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List of school districts in Texas

State profile
Number of students: 4,935,715
Number of schools: 8,551
Number of school districts: 1,239
Graduation rate: 84%
Per-pupil spending: $8,788
State school administration
State Commissioner of Education: Michael Williams
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School board elections
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List of school districts in Texas
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Texas is home to 1,239 school districts, 8,551 schools and 4,935,715 K-12 students.[1]

Quick facts

The current Commissioner of Education is Michael Williams. The following lists current members of the Texas State Board of Education:[2]

Texas State Board of Education
District Name
1 Martha M. Dominguez
2 Ruben Cortez, Jr.
3 Marisa B. Perez
4 Lawrence A. Allen, Jr.
5 Ken Mercer
6 Donna Bahorich
7 David Bradley
8 Barbara Cargill
9 Thomas Ratliff
10 Tom Maynard
11 Patricia Hardy
12 Geraldine Miller
13 Mavis B. Knight
14 Sue Melton-Malone
15 Marty Rowley

Demographics

The following list details the racial demographics of Texas schools according to the U.S. Department of Education:[1]

Racial demographics
Race  % of Texas students
Asian 4
African American 13
Hispanic/Latino 50
White 31
Two or more 2

School board elections

See also: List of school board elections in 2013

There were 62 school districts among the largest school districts by enrollment in Texas with elections in May 2013. These elections featured 183 seats on local ballots. The November 5, 2013 general election included 10 school board elections for 31 seats in the largest districts in Texas.

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