Poteet High School

Poteet High School serves 500 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 70%.
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 500 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 500 students
Poteet High School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 50% Male / 50%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 41 teachers
Poteet High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2013)
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 0.24 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
Poteet High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
Hispanic
86%
51%
Poteet High School Hispanic (1988-2013)
White
14%
30%
Poteet High School White (1988-2013)
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.
0.24 0.41
Poteet High School Diversity Score (1988-2013)
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.
61%
53%
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.
10%
7%
Poteet High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 1,775 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
5
3
Number of Students Managed 1,775 780
Poteet Independent   School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2013)
Graduation Rate 78% 80%
Poteet Independent   School District Graduation Rate (2000-2009)
District Total Revenue $16 MM n/a
Poteet Independent   School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $14 MM n/a
Poteet Independent   School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $9,096 $0
Poteet Independent   School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $8,358 $0
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 Atascosa Co Juvenile Unit (0.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Atascosa Co Juvenile Unit (0.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Atascosa Co Juvenile Unit (0.3 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • PoteetAtascosa Co Juvenile Unit
    Alternative School
    1100 School Dr
    PoteetTX 78065
    (830)769-2925
    Alternative School

    0.3 mi | 1 students | Gr. 9                      
  • PoteetPoteet Elementary School
    1100 School Dr
    PoteetTX 78065
    (830)742-3503
    0.4 mi | 627 students | Gr. PK-3                      
  • PoteetPoteet Intermediate School
    800 North State Hwy 16
    PoteetTX 78065
    (830)742-3697
    0.4 mi | 261 students | Gr. 4-5                      
  • PoteetPoteet J High School
    1020 Fm 1470 Leming Rd
    PoteetTX 78065
    (830)742-3571
    0.4 mi | 386 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • LemingPleasanton Pre-k Center
    25 East Fifth St
    LemingTX 78050
    (830)281-3267
    5.4 mi | 165 students | Gr. PK                      

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