Falfurrias High School

Falfurrias High School serves 398 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the TX average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 71%.
Falfurrias High School operates within the Brooks County Independent School District.
Brooks County Independent School District's 67% graduation rate is lower than the TX state average of 83%.

School Overview

The student population of 398 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 30 teachers has declined by 9% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 398 students
Falfurrias High School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Falfurrias High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 30 teachers
Falfurrias High School Total Teachers (1990-2014)
Students by Grade Falfurrias High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has increased from 12:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.02 is less than the state average of 0.63. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (TX) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 13:1 16:1
Falfurrias High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Hispanic
99%
52%
Falfurrias High School Black Students (1990-2014)
White
1%
29%
Falfurrias 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.
0.02 0.63
Falfurrias 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.
81%
53%
Falfurrias 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.
n/a
7%
Falfurrias High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2012)

District Comparison

Brooks County Independent School District's student population of 1,542 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 67% has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The revenue/student of $13,370 is higher than the state average of n/a. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Brooks County Independent School District
Number of Schools
Managed
4
3
Number of Students Managed 1,542 747
Brooks County Independent   School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 67% 83%
Brooks County Independent   School District Graduation Rate (2001-2014)
District Total Revenue $20 MM n/a
Brooks County Independent   School District District Total Revenue (1992-2010)
District Spending $18 MM n/a
Brooks County Independent   School District District Spending (1992-2010)
District Revenue / Student $13,370 n/a
Brooks County Independent   School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $12,114 n/a
Brooks County Independent   School District District Spending / Student (1990-2010)
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 Premont High School (8.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Falfurrias J High School (0.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Falfurrias Elementary School (0.7 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • FalfurriasFalfurrias Elementary School
    Grades: 2-5 | 449 students
    0.7 miles
    600 South Center St
    FalfurriasTX 78355
    (361)325-8000
    0.72-5449
  • FalfurriasFalfurrias J High School
    Grades: 6-8 | 345 students
    0.8 miles
    602 South Center St
    FalfurriasTX 78355
    (361)325-8000
    0.86-8345
  • FalfurriasLasater Elementary School
    Grades: PK-1 | 350 students
    0.8 miles
    100 East Allen St
    FalfurriasTX 78355
    (361)325-8000
    0.8PK-1350
  • FalfurriasLa Gloria Elementary School
    Grades: PK-6 | 120 students
    1.4 miles
    182 East County Rd 401
    FalfurriasTX 78355
    (512)325-2330
    1.4PK-6120
  • PremontPremont High School
    Grades: 7-12 | 230 students
    8.5 miles
    400 South Elaine St
    PremontTX 78375
    (361)348-3915
    8.57-12230

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