Silsbee High School

Silsbee High School serves 782 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the TX average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 24% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 71%.
Silsbee High School operates within the Silsbee Independent School District.
The school district's 89% graduation rate is higher than the TX state average of 83%.

School Overview

The student population of 782 students has declined by 12% over five years.
The teacher population of 56 teachers has declined by 21% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 782 students
Silsbee High School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Silsbee High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 56 teachers
Silsbee High School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Silsbee High School Student 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 0.39 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 14:1 16:1
Silsbee High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Hispanic
5%
52%
Silsbee High School Black Students (1988-2014)
Black
18%
13%
Silsbee High School Black Students (1988-2014)
White
76%
29%
Silsbee High School White Students (1988-2014)
Two or more races
1%
2%
Silsbee High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
All Ethnic Groups Silsbee High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown TX All Ethnic Groups 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.
0.39 0.41
Silsbee High School Diversity Score (1988-2014)
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.
34%
53%
Silsbee High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1992-2014)
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.
6%
7%
Silsbee High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 2,739 students has decreased by 8% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 89% has decreased from 97% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $9,627 is less than the state average of $12,250. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The district spending/student of $9,812 is less than the state average of $12,682. The district spending/student has grown by 8% over four years.
School District Name Silsbee Independent School District
Number of Schools
Managed
6
3
Number of Students Managed 2,739 838
Silsbee Independent   School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
Graduation Rate 89% 83%
Silsbee Independent   School District Graduation Rate (2000-2010)
District Total Revenue $29 MM $9 MM
Silsbee Independent   School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $29 MM $10 MM
Silsbee Independent   School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $9,627 $12,250
Silsbee Independent   School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $9,812 $12,682
Silsbee Independent   School District District Spending / Student (1990-2010)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

Nearby Public 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 Grades Students
  • SilsbeeRead-turrentine Elementary School
    1.1 miles | Grades: 2-3 | 393 students730 South 7th St
    SilsbeeTX 77656
    (409)980-7800
    1.12-3393
  • SilsbeeHardin Co Alter Ed
    Alternative School
    1.2 miles | Grades: 10-11 | 3 students415 Hwy 327 West
    SilsbeeTX 77656
    (409)980-7800
    1.210-113
  • SilsbeeLaura Reeves Elementary School
    1.2 miles | Grades: 4-5 | 391 students695 Woodrow Rd
    SilsbeeTX 77656
    (409)980-7800
    1.24-5391
  • SilsbeeEdwards-johnson Memorial Middle School
    1.7 miles | Grades: 6-8 | 638 students1140 Hwy 327 East
    SilsbeeTX 77656
    (409)980-7800
    1.76-8638
  • SilsbeeJohn H Kirby Elementary School
    2.2 miles | Grades: PK-1 | 532 students1205 North 5th St
    SilsbeeTX 77656
    (409)980-7800
    2.2PK-1532

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