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South Texas Independent School District

Contact info is sourced from our partners at MDR Education, and DonorsChoose updates our site ahead of each school year.
  • (956) 565-2454
  • 100 Med High Dr
  • Mercedes, TX-9702
  • Website
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About this district

South Texas Independent School District is a public school district in Texas. They serve 4,245 students across 6 schools, and its teachers have had 8 projects funded on DonorsChoose.

  • Schools
    6
  • Students
    4,245
  • Teachers
    297

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South Texas Independent School District Demographics

72%
of students receive free or reduced price lunch Data about students' economic need comes from the National Center for Education Statistics, via our partners at MDR Education. Learn more.
Source: the National Center for Education Statistics
92%
of students are Black, Latino, Native American, or Asian Data about school demographics comes from the National Center for Education Statistics, via our partners at MDR Education. The numbers in this chart may not add up to 100% because of limitations in the available data.

Schools in districts that mainly serve students of color receive substantially less state and local support than similar districts that serve primarily White students. Learn more about this gap, why it exists, and how you can help close it.

South Texas Independent School District Funding Data from the NCES School District Finance Survey

South Texas Independent School District had a total revenue of $70.7 million in the 2016-17 school year. 41.8% came from local sources, 53.5% from state sources, and 4.7% from federal sources.

South Texas Independent School District had a per-pupil revenue of $16,652 per pupil in the 2016-17 school year. 41.8% came from local sources, 53.5% from state sources, and 4.7% from federal sources.

Source: National Center for Education Statistics

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South Texas Independent School District Support on DonorsChoose Last updated Apr 21, 2024

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South Texas Independent School District

$3,497
raised using DonorsChoose
8
projects funded
6
teachers funded
15
donors
6
projects for technology

South Texas Independent School District has received support from 10 individuals from Texas and 5 individuals out-of-state.