San Benito High School

San Benito High School serves 1,984 students in grades 10 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the TX average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority American Indian and Asian), which is more than the state average of 71%.
San Benito High School operates within the San Benito Cisd School District.
San Benito Cisd School District's 72% graduation rate is lower than the TX state average of 83%.

School Overview

The student population of 1984 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 149 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 10-12
Total Students 1,984 students
San Benito High School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % San Benito High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 149 teachers
San Benito High School Total Teachers (1990-2014)
Students by Grade San Benito High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has decreased from 14:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.01 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 13:1 16:1
San Benito High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
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.
0.01 0.41
San Benito 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.
84%
53%
San Benito High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1992-2014)
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%
San Benito High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2009)

District Comparison

San Benito Cisd School District's student population of 11,028 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 72% has increased from 57% over five years.
The revenue/student of $11,037 in this district is less than the state average of $12,250. The district revenue/student has grown by 10% over four years.
The district's spending/student of $10,936 is less than the state average of $12,682. The district spending/student has grown by 16% over four years.
School District Name San Benito Cisd School District
Number of Schools
Managed
23
3
Number of Students Managed 11,028 838
San Benito Cisd School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 72% 83%
San Benito Cisd School District Graduation Rate (2001-2014)
District Total Revenue $124 MM $9 MM
San Benito Cisd School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $123 MM $10 MM
San Benito Cisd School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $11,037 $12,250
San Benito Cisd School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $10,936 $12,682
San Benito 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 Cameron Co J J A E P (0.9 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Cameron Co J J A E P (0.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Cameron Co J J A E P (0.9 miles away)
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  • San BenitoCameron Co J J A E PAlternative School
    Grades: 5-12 | 27 students
    0.9 miles
    2310 West Hwy 77
    San BenitoTX 78586
    (956)361-4629
    0.95-1227
  • San BenitoCameron Co J J A E P High SchoolAlternative School
    Grades: 9-12 | 7 students
    0.9 miles
    2310 West Hwy 77
    San BenitoTX 78586
    (956)361-4629
    0.99-127
  • San BenitoHester Juvenile DetentAlternative School
    Grades: 6-11 | 53 students
    0.9 miles
    2310 West Hwy 77
    San BenitoTX 78586
    (956)399-3075
    0.96-1153
  • San BenitoMidvalley Academy-san Benito Charter High SchoolAlternative School
    Charter School
    Grades: 9-12 | 166 students
    0.9 miles
    1785 West Business Hwy 77
    San BenitoTX 78586
    (956)276-9930
    0.99-12166
  • San BenitoBerta Cabaza Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 928 students
    1 miles
    2901 Shafer Rd
    San BenitoTX 78586
    (956)361-6600
    16-8928

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