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  • Childress Elementary School
  • 300 3rd St S E, Childress
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 575
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 15:1
  • Childress J H
  • 700 Commerce St, Childress
  • Grades: 6 - 8 · Students: 271
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 13:1
  • Childress High School
  • 800 Ave J N W, Childress
  • Grades: 9 - 12 · Students: 306
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 10:1

Childress school information

Average Test Scores81%72%49%
Student/Teacher ratio12:114:116:1
Total public schools37,41879,221
Total private schoolsn/a1,26724,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a4637,963
The Childress, TX educational system consists of 3 public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools. Childress public schools have average test scores of 81% which is 12% higher than than the Texas average and 64% higher than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Childress public schools is 12:1, compared to 14:1 in Texas and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 73.2% of students have completed 8th grade, 71.1% have completed high school, 14.5% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 0.0% have completed a doctorate degree.

Education level achieved in Childress

Completed 8th grade73.2%79.3%84.3%
Completed high school71.1%77.8%83.0%
Completed some college44.6%57.3%59.4%
Completed associate degree22.4%34.9%38.5%
Completed bachelors14.5%28.1%30.3%
Completed masters4.7%9.6%11.5%
Completed professional degree0.0%2.6%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.0%1.1%1.3%

Childress, TX School Districts

Childress Independent School District

There are a total of 3 public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Childress. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Childress, TX schools is 81%. The average student to teacher ratio is 12:1. In Childress, TX, an average of 73.2% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 71.1% have completed high school.

To customize your list of Childress schools, you can start by sorting the list of schools by proficiency test score, school name or student to teacher ratio. Then you can select the grade levels that you would like to see, these include preschool, elementary, middle school and high school. Next, select the school type from the following options: charter, magnet, title I and title 1. Finally, you are able to filter your results by average proficiency score. Simply select the minimum proficiency score that you would like to see and only schools with that proficiency score or higher will appear on your list of Childress, TX schools.

Nearby cities with high average school scores

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Childress, TX6,09381%64%

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Pigeon Forge, TN6,09249%1%
Hebron, KY6,09559%19%
Pauls Valley, OK6,09666%34%
St. Martinville, LA6,09649%0%
Shields, MI6,08834%30%
Childress, TX6,09381%64%
Source: The Childress, TX education data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS) and from the National Center for Education Statistics. The average school test scores are based on all schools that completed test scores within the state. Average test scores are conducted by each state independently and the type of tests may change from one state to another. Test scores were not available for all schools within the state, but were available for the vast majority.