Fort Hancock High School

Fort Hancock High School serves 166 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the TX average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 98% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 69%.
Fort Hancock High School operates within the Ft Hancock Independent School District.
The school district's 76% graduation rate is lower than the TX state average of 80%.

Overview

The student population of 166 students has declined by 5% over five years.
The teacher population of 15 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 166 students
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 15 teachers
Students by Grade Fort Hancock High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.10 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 14:1
American Indian
1%
n/a
Hispanic
95%
50%
White
2%
31%
All Ethnic Groups Fort Hancock High School Sch Ethnicity Fort Hancock High School Sta Ethnicity
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.
0.10 0.41
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.
89%
44%
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.
1%
7%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 1,067 students has grown by 116% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 76% has increased from 0% over five years.
School District Name Ft Hancock Independent School District
Number of Schools
Managed
3
4
Number of Students Managed 1,067 730
Graduation Rate 76% 80%
Ft Hancock Independent   School District Graduation Rate (2000-2009)
District Total Revenue $8 MM $9 MM
Ft Hancock Independent   School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $8 MM $9 MM
Ft Hancock Independent   School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $16,172 $11,947
Ft Hancock Independent   School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $15,272 $12,666
Ft Hancock Independent   School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Tornillo High School (18.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Fort Hancock Middle School (0.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Benito Martinez Elementary School (0.1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Ft HancockFort Hancock Middle School
    100 School Dr
    Ft HancockTX 79839
    (915)769-3868
    0.1 mi | 119 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • Ft HancockBenito Martinez Elementary School
    100 School Dr
    Ft HancockTX 79839
    (915)769-3913
    0.1 mi | 215 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • TornilloTornillo Elementary School
    19200 Gaby Rd
    TornilloTX 79853
    (915)765-3100
    17.7 mi | 456 students | Gr. PK-3                      
  • TornilloTornillo Intermediate School
    19210 Cobb Ave
    TornilloTX 79853
    (915)765-3300
    17.8 mi | 308 students | Gr. 4-6                      
  • TornilloTornillo Junior High School
    420 Oil Mill Rd
    TornilloTX 79853
    (915)765-3400
    18.4 mi | 219 students | Gr. 7-8                      

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Did You Know?
Texas public schools have a diversity scoreThe 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. of 0.41, which is higher than the national average of 0.3. The most diverse school district in Texas is Richland Collegiate High School School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Texas or national school diversity statistics.