Poteet High School

Poteet High School serves 512 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the TX average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 86% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 69%.
Poteet High School operates within the Poteet Independent School District.
The school district's 78% graduation rate is lower than the TX state average of 80%.

Overview

The student population of 512 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 41 teachers has grown by 7% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 512 students
Gender % 50% Male / 50%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 41 teachers
Students by Grade Poteet High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.26 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 12:1 14:1
Hispanic
85%
50%
White
14%
31%
All Ethnic Groups Poteet High School Sch Ethnicity Poteet 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.
0.26 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.
62%
44%
Poteet High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1992-2013)
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.
16%
7%
Poteet High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 1,776 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 78% has decreased from 97% over five years.
School District Name Poteet Independent School District
Number of Schools
Managed
4
4
Number of Students Managed 1,776 730
Graduation Rate 78% 80%
Poteet Independent   School District Graduation Rate (2000-2009)
District Total Revenue $16 MM $9 MM
Poteet Independent   School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $14 MM $9 MM
Poteet Independent   School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $9,096 $11,947
Poteet Independent   School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $8,358 $12,666
Poteet 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 Pleasanton Isd School Of Choice (6.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Poteet J High School (0.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Poteet Elementary School (0.4 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • PoteetPoteet Elementary School
    1100 School Dr
    PoteetTX 78065
    (830)742-3503
    0.4 mi | 614 students | Gr. PK-3                      
  • PoteetPoteet J High School
    1020 Fm 1470 Leming Rd
    PoteetTX 78065
    (830)742-3571
    0.4 mi | 379 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • PoteetPoteet Intermediate School
    800 North State Hwy 16
    PoteetTX 78065
    (830)742-3697
    0.4 mi | 271 students | Gr. 4-5                      
  • LemingPleasanton Pre-k Center
    25 East Fifth St
    LemingTX 78050
    (830)281-3267
    5.4 mi | 165 students | Gr. PK                      
  • PleasantonPleasanton Isd School Of Choice
    Alternative School
    1411 Bensdale Rd
    PleasantonTX 78064
    (830)569-1250
    Alternative School

    6.3 mi | 14 students | Gr. 9-12                      

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Atascosa County, TX 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 0.33, which is lower than the Texas average of 0.41. The most diverse school district in Atascosa County is Guam District School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Texas or national school diversity statistics.