Poteet High School

Poteet High School serves 472 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower 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%.
Poteet High School operates within the Poteet Independent School District.
Poteet Independent School District's 83% graduation rate is equal to the TX state average of 83%.

School Overview

The student population of 472 students has declined by 7% over five years.
The teacher population of 43 teachers has grown by 13% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 472 students
Poteet High School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Poteet High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 43 teachers
Poteet High School Total Teachers (1990-2014)
Students by Grade Poteet High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has decreased from 13:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.23 is less 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 11:1 16:1
Poteet High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Hispanic
87%
52%
Poteet High School Black Students (1990-2014)
White
13%
29%
Poteet 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.
0.23 0.41
Poteet 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.
62%
53%
Poteet 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.
16%
7%
Poteet High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

Poteet Independent School District's student population of 1,766 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 83% has decreased from 97% over five years.
The revenue/student of $9,080 in this district is less than the state average of $12,250. The district revenue/student has declined by 15% over four years.
The district's spending/student of $8,916 is less than the state average of $12,682. The district spending/student has declined by 11% over four years.
School District Name Poteet Independent School District
Number of Schools
Managed
5
3
Number of Students Managed 1,766 838
Poteet Independent   School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 83% 83%
Poteet Independent   School District Graduation Rate (2000-2010)
District Total Revenue $16 MM $9 MM
Poteet Independent   School District District Total Revenue (1990-2012)
District Spending $16 MM $10 MM
Poteet Independent   School District District Spending (1990-2012)
District Revenue / Student $9,080 $12,250
Poteet Independent   School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2012)
District Spending / Student $8,916 $12,682
Poteet Independent   School District District Spending / Student (1992-2012)
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 Pleasanton Isd School Of Choice (6.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Poteet Intermediate School (0.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Poteet Elementary School (0.4 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • PoteetPoteet Elementary School
    Grades: PK-3 | 648 students
    0.4 miles
    1100 School Dr
    PoteetTX 78065
    (830)742-3503
    0.4PK-3648
  • PoteetPoteet Intermediate School
    Grades: 4-5 | 245 students
    0.4 miles
    800 North State Hwy 16
    PoteetTX 78065
    (830)742-3697
    0.44-5245
  • PoteetPoteet J High School
    Grades: 6-8 | 401 students
    0.4 miles
    1020 Fm 1470 Leming Rd
    PoteetTX 78065
    (830)742-3571
    0.46-8401
  • PleasantonPleasanton Isd School Of ChoiceAlternative School
    Grades: 10-12 | 8 students
    6.3 miles
    1411 Bensdale Rd
    PleasantonTX 78064
    (830)569-1250
    6.310-128
  • PleasantonPleasanton Intermediate School
    Grades: 5-6 | 512 students
    6.7 miles
    1208 Jolly St
    PleasantonTX 78064
    (830)569-1310
    6.75-6512

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