Silsbee High School

Silsbee High School serves 789 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is equal to the TX average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 26% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 70%.
Silsbee High School operates within the Silsbee Independent School District.
The school district's 81% graduation rate is higher than the TX state average of 80%.

Overview

The student population of 789 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 56 teachers has declined by 13% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 789 students
Silsbee High School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 50% Male / 50%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 56 teachers
Silsbee High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade Silsbee High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has increased from 13:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.42 is more 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 14:1 14:1
Silsbee High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
Hispanic
6%
51%
Silsbee High School Hispanic (1988-2013)
Black
19%
13%
Silsbee High School Black (1988-2013)
White
74%
30%
Silsbee High School White (1988-2013)
Two or more races
1%
2%
All Ethnic Groups Silsbee High School Ethnicity Breakdown Public School Average 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.
0.42 0.41
Silsbee 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.
37%
53%
Silsbee 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.
8%
7%
Silsbee High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 3,105 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 81% has decreased from 97% over five years.
School District Name Silsbee Independent School District
Number of Schools
Managed
6
3
Number of Students Managed 3,105 822
Silsbee Independent   School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2013)
Graduation Rate 81% 80%
Silsbee Independent   School District Graduation Rate (2000-2009)
District Total Revenue $31 MM $9 MM
District Spending $30 MM $9 MM
District Revenue / Student $10,427 $11,947
Silsbee Independent   School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $9,989 $12,666
Silsbee 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 Hardin Co Alter Ed (1.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Hardin Co Alter Ed (1.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Read-turrentine Elementary School (1.1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • SilsbeeRead-turrentine Elementary School
    730 South 7th St
    SilsbeeTX 77656
    (409)980-7800
    1.1 mi | 414 students | Gr. 2-3                      
  • SilsbeeHardin Co Alter Ed
    Alternative School
    415 Hwy 327 West
    SilsbeeTX 77656
    (409)980-7800
    Alternative School

    1.2 mi | 2 students | Gr. 9-11                      
  • SilsbeeLaura Reeves Elementary School
    695 Woodrow Rd
    SilsbeeTX 77656
    (409)980-7800
    1.2 mi | 386 students | Gr. 4-5                      
  • SilsbeeEdwards-johnson Memorial Middle School
    1140 Hwy 327 East
    SilsbeeTX 77656
    (409)980-7800
    1.7 mi | 660 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • SilsbeeJohn H Kirby Elementary School
    1205 North 5th St
    SilsbeeTX 77656
    (409)980-7800
    2.2 mi | 511 students | Gr. PK-1                      

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