B F Terry High School

B F Terry High School serves 1,688 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the TX average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 87% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 71%.
B F Terry High School operates within the Lamar Cisd School District.
Lamar Cisd School District's 86% graduation rate is higher than the TX state average of 83%.

School Overview

The student population of 1688 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 91 teachers has declined by 11% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,688 students
B F Terry High School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % B F Terry High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 91 teachers
B F Terry High School Total Teachers (1990-2014)
Students by Grade B F Terry High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has increased from 16:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.42 is more than the state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (TX) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 19:1 16:1
B F Terry High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Hispanic
74%
52%
B F Terry High School Black Students (1990-2014)
Black
13%
13%
B F Terry High School Black Students (1990-2014)
White
13%
29%
B F Terry High School White Students (1990-2014)
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.42 0.41
B F Terry High School Diversity Score (1987-2014)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
59%
53%
B F Terry High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1994-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
11%
7%
B F Terry High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

Lamar Cisd School District's student population of 27,079 students has grown by 9% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 86% has increased from 81% over five years.
The revenue/student of $9,773 in this district is less than the state average of $12,250. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The district's spending/student of $11,121 is less than the state average of $12,682. The district spending/student has grown by 15% over four years.
School District Name Lamar Cisd School District
Number of Schools
Managed
38
3
Number of Students Managed 27,079 838
Lamar Cisd School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 86% 83%
Lamar Cisd School District Graduation Rate (2001-2014)
District Total Revenue $233 MM $9 MM
Lamar Cisd School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $265 MM $10 MM
Lamar Cisd School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $9,773 $12,250
Lamar Cisd School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $11,121 $12,682
Lamar Cisd School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is Lamar Consolidated High School (1.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Navarro Middle School (0.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Smith Elementary School (1.2 miles away)
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School Reviews

5.0  1/29/2015
If you desire a high quality education that is way above the average--send your child to Foster High School. If you want your student to have a step up above everyone else, --send your child to Foster High School. If you want a better than average student, and one that excel==send your child to Foster High School. Just pray that Principal Tomas is still Principal at Foster
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