Socorro High School

Socorro High School serves 2,720 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the TX average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 97% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 69%.
Socorro High School operates within the Socorro Independent School District.
The school district's 78% graduation rate is lower than the TX state average of 80%.

Overview

The student population of 2720 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 163 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 2,720 students
Socorro High School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 50% Male / 50%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 163 teachers
Socorro High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Socorro High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has increased from 16:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.10 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 17:1 14:1
Socorro High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
3%
Hispanic
95%
50%
Socorro High School Hispanic (1988-2012)
Black
n/a
13%
Socorro High School Black (1988-1990)
White
3%
31%
Socorro High School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Socorro High School Sch Ethnicity Socorro 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.
0.10 0.99
Socorro 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.
74%
44%
Socorro 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.
10%
7%
Socorro High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 43,672 students has grown by 9% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 78% has decreased from 98% over five years.
School District Name Socorro Independent School District
Number of Schools
Managed
44
3
Number of Students Managed 43,672 766
Socorro Independent   School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
Graduation Rate 78% 80%
Socorro Independent   School District Graduation Rate (2000-2009)
District Total Revenue $346 MM n/a
Socorro Independent   School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $385 MM n/a
Socorro Independent   School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $8,691 $0
Socorro Independent   School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $9,668 $0
Socorro 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 Mission Early College High School (2.5 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Salvador Sanchez Middle School (0.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Keys Elementary School (0.3 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • El Paso Keys Elementary School
    Alternative School
    313 South Rio Vista Rd
    El Paso , TX , 79927
    (915)937-4100
    Alternative School
    0.3  mi  |  5  students  |  Gr.  1-5
  • El Paso Honored for National Blue Ribbon Award Escontrias Elementary School
    205 Buford Rd
    El Paso , TX , 79927
    (915)937-4100
    0.4  mi  |  580  students  |  Gr.  1-5
  • El Paso Escontrias Early Child Center
    10400 Alameda
    El Paso , TX , 79927
    (915)937-4200
    0.4  mi  |  454  students  |  Gr.  PK-1
  • El Paso Salvador Sanchez Middle School
    321 North Rio Vista Rd
    El Paso , TX , 79927
    (915)937-5200
    0.6  mi  |  757  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • El Paso Hueco Elementary School
    300 Old Hueco Tanks Rd
    El Paso , TX , 79927
    (915)937-7600
    0.8  mi  |  589  students  |  Gr.  PK-5

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El Paso, 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 0.14, which is lower than the Texas average of 0.39. The most diverse school in El Paso is Milam Elementary School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Texas or national school diversity statistics.