Seguin High School

Tel: (682)867-6700
Grades: 9-12

1,654 students

Seguin High School serves 1,654 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the TX average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 80% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 69%.
Seguin High School operates within the Arlington Independent School District.
The school district's 68% graduation rate is lower than the TX state average of 80%.

Overview

The student population of 1654 students has declined by 6% over five years.
The teacher population of 105 teachers has declined by 7% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,654 students
Seguin High School Total Students (2003-2012)
Gender % 49% Male / 51%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 105 teachers
Seguin High School Total Classroom Teachers (2003-2012)
Students by Grade Seguin High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has increased from 15:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.74 is more than the state average of 0.64. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (TX) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 16:1 14:1
Seguin High School Student : Teacher Ratio (2003-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
10%
3%
Seguin High School Asian (2003-2012)
Hispanic
31%
50%
Seguin High School Hispanic (2003-2012)
Black
35%
13%
Seguin High School Black (2003-2012)
White
20%
31%
Seguin High School White (2003-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Seguin High School Sch Ethnicity Seguin 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.
0.74 0.64
Seguin High School Diversity Score (2003-2012)
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.
41%
44%
Seguin High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2003-2012)
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.
9%
7%
Seguin High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2003-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 64,852 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 0% has decreased from 66% over five years.
School District Name Arlington Independent School District
Number of Schools
Managed
77
3
Number of Students Managed 64,852 799
Arlington Independent   School District Number of Students Managed (1987-2012)
Graduation Rate 68% 80%
Arlington Independent   School District Graduation Rate (2000-2009)
District Total Revenue $550 MM $9 MM
Arlington Independent   School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $514 MM $9 MM
Arlington Independent   School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $8,721 $11,947
Arlington Independent   School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $8,156 $12,666
Arlington 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 Mansfield Timberview High School (1.8 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Ousley J High School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Pearcy Elementary School (0.3 miles away)
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Show me:
  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Arlington Pearcy Elementary School
    601 East Harris Rd
    Arlington , TX , 76002
    (682)867-5555
    0.3  mi  |  569  students  |  Gr.  PK-6
  • Arlington Ashworth Elementary School
    6700 Silo Rd
    Arlington , TX , 76002
    (682)867-4800
    0.4  mi  |  578  students  |  Gr.  PK-6
  • Arlington Imogene Gideon Elementary School
    1201 Mansfield Webb Rd
    Arlington , TX , 76002
    (817)299-7800
    0.7  mi  |  545  students  |  Gr.  PK-4
  • Arlington Ousley J High School
    950 South East Parkway
    Arlington , TX , 76018
    (682)867-5700
    0.7  mi  |  640  students  |  Gr.  7-8
  • Arlington James Coble Middle School
    1200 Ballweg Rd
    Arlington , TX , 76002
    (817)299-6400
    1.1  mi  |  631  students  |  Gr.  7-8

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