Pecos High School

Pecos High School serves 571 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the TX average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 92% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 69%.
Pecos High School operates within the Pecos-barstow-toyah Independent School District.
The school district's 72% graduation rate is lower than the TX state average of 80%.

Overview

The student population of 571 students has declined by 9% over five years.
The teacher population of 55 teachers has declined by 8% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 571 students
Pecos High School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 52% Male / 48%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 55 teachers
Pecos High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Pecos High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.22 is less than the state average of 0.99. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (TX) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 10:1 14:1
Pecos High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
3%
Pecos High School Asian (1994-2010)
Hispanic
88%
50%
Pecos High School Hispanic (1988-2012)
Black
1%
13%
Pecos High School Black (1988-2012)
White
8%
31%
Pecos High School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Pecos High School Sch Ethnicity Pecos 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.
0.22 0.99
Pecos High School Diversity Score (1988-2012)
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.
56%
44%
Pecos High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1992-2012)
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.
11%
7%
Pecos High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 2,359 students has grown by 5% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 72% has decreased from 96% over five years.
School District Name Pecos-barstow-toyah Independent School District
Number of Schools
Managed
5
3
Number of Students Managed 2,359 766
Pecos-barstow-toyah Independent   School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
Graduation Rate 72% 80%
Pecos-barstow-toyah Independent   School District Graduation Rate (2000-2009)
District Total Revenue $25 MM n/a
Pecos-barstow-toyah Independent   School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $35 MM n/a
Pecos-barstow-toyah Independent   School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $11,001 $0
Pecos-barstow-toyah Independent   School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $15,780 $0
Pecos-barstow-toyah Independent   School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Wink High School (31.2 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Crockett Middle School (0.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Austin Elementary School (0.8 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Pecos Crockett Middle School
    1801 Missouri St
    Pecos , TX , 79772
    (432)447-7461
    0.5  mi  |  472  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Pecos Pecos Kind Elementary School
    300 West 10th St
    Pecos , TX , 79772
    (432)447-7596
    0.5  mi  |  260  students  |  Gr.  PK-KG
  • Pecos Austin Elementary School
    1501 Normandy
    Pecos , TX , 79772
    (432)447-7541
    0.8  mi  |  534  students  |  Gr.  1-3
  • Pecos Haynes Elementary School
    800 East 11th St
    Pecos , TX , 79772
    (432)447-7497
    1.1  mi  |  328  students  |  Gr.  4-5
  • Wink Wink High School
    200 Rosey Dodd
    Wink , TX , 79789
    (432)527-3880
    31.2  mi  |  146  students  |  Gr.  7-12

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