Fort Hancock High School

Fort Hancock High School serves 146 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 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 70%.
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 146 students has grown by 5% over five years.
The teacher population of 15 teachers has grown by 25% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 146 students
Fort Hancock High School Total Students (2005-2013)
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 15 teachers
Fort Hancock High School Total Teachers (2005-2013)
Students by Grade Fort Hancock High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 has decreased from 8:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.04 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 10:1 14:1
Fort Hancock High School Student Teacher Ratio (2005-2013)
Hispanic
98%
51%
Fort Hancock High School Black Students (2005-2013)
White
2%
30%
Fort Hancock High School White Students (2005-2013)
All Ethnic Groups Fort Hancock High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown TX All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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.
0.04 0.41
Fort Hancock High School Diversity Score (2005-2013)
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.
88%
53%
Fort Hancock High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2005-2013)
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.
2%
7%
Fort Hancock High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2005-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 1,049 students has grown by 113% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 76% has decreased from 93% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $16,172 is higher than the state average of $11,947. The district revenue/student has grown by 66% over four years.
The district spending/student of $15,272 is higher than the state average of $12,666. The district spending/student has grown by 47% over four years.
School District Name Ft Hancock Independent School District
Number of Schools
Managed
3
3
Number of Students Managed 1,049 822
Ft Hancock Independent   School District Students Managed (1988-2013)
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 District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $8 MM $9 MM
Ft Hancock Independent   School District District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $16,172 $11,947
Ft Hancock Independent   School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $15,272 $12,666
Ft Hancock Independent   School District 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 Grades Students
  • Fort HancockFort Hancock Middle School
    100 School Dr
    Fort HancockTX 79839
    (915)769-3868
    0.1 mi | Gr. 6-8 | 111 students                      
  • Fort HancockBenito Martinez Elementary School
    100 School Dr
    Fort HancockTX 79839
    (915)769-3913
    0.1 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 225 students                      
  • TornilloTornillo Elementary School
    19200 Gaby Rd
    TornilloTX 79853
    (915)765-3100
    17.7 mi | Gr. PK-3 | 441 students                      
  • TornilloTornillo Intermediate School
    19210 Cobb Ave
    TornilloTX 79853
    (915)765-3300
    17.8 mi | Gr. 4-6 | 307 students                      
  • TornilloTornillo Junior High School
    420 Oil Mill Rd
    TornilloTX 79853
    (915)765-3400
    18.4 mi | Gr. 7-8 | 194 students                      

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