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
Poteet High School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 50% Male / 50%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 41 teachers
Poteet High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
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
Poteet High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
3%
Poteet High School Asian (2003-2006)
Hispanic
85%
50%
Poteet High School Hispanic (1988-2012)
Black
n/a
13%
Poteet High School Black (2009-2011)
White
14%
31%
Poteet High School White (1988-2012)
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
Poteet 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.
62%
44%
Poteet 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.
16%
7%
Poteet High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

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
Poteet Independent   School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
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: 2012 (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
  • Poteet Poteet Elementary School
    1100 School Dr
    Poteet , TX , 78065
    (830)742-3503
    0.4  mi  |  614  students  |  Gr.  PK-3
  • Poteet Poteet J High School
    1020 Fm 1470 Leming Rd
    Poteet , TX , 78065
    (830)742-3571
    0.4  mi  |  379  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Poteet Poteet Intermediate School
    800 North State Hwy 16
    Poteet , TX , 78065
    (830)742-3697
    0.4  mi  |  271  students  |  Gr.  4-5
  • Leming Pleasanton Pre-k Center
    25 East Fifth St
    Leming , TX , 78050
    (830)281-3267
    5.4  mi  |  165  students  |  Gr.  PK
  • Pleasanton Pleasanton Isd School Of Choice
    Alternative School
    1411 Bensdale Rd
    Pleasanton , TX , 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 Jourdanton Independent School District School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Texas or national school diversity statistics.