Vernon High School

Vernon High School serves 505 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the TX average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 51% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 71%.
Vernon High School operates within the Vernon Independent School District.
Vernon Independent School District's 85% graduation rate is higher than the TX state average of 83%.

School Overview

The student population of 505 students has declined by 10% over five years.
The teacher population of 46 teachers has declined by 6% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 505 students
Vernon High School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Vernon High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 46 teachers
Vernon High School Total Teachers (1990-2014)
Students by Grade Vernon High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has decreased from 12:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.61 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 11:1 16:1
Vernon High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Asian
1%
4%
Vernon High School Asian Students (1989-2014)
Hispanic
38%
52%
Vernon High School Black Students (1990-2014)
Black
9%
13%
Vernon High School Black Students (1990-2014)
White
49%
29%
Vernon High School White Students (1990-2014)
Two or more races
3%
2%
Vernon High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
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.
0.61 0.41
Vernon High School Diversity Score (1987-2014)
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.
40%
53%
Vernon High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1994-2014)
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.
15%
7%
Vernon High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

Vernon Independent School District's student population of 2,103 students has decreased by 6% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 85% has decreased from 98% over five years.
The revenue/student of $9,910 in this district is less than the state average of $12,250. The district revenue/student has grown by 5% over four years.
The district's spending/student of $9,775 is less than the state average of $12,682. The district spending/student has grown by 12% over four years.
School District Name Vernon Independent School District
Number of Schools
Managed
6
3
Number of Students Managed 2,103 838
Vernon Independent   School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 85% 83%
Vernon Independent   School District Graduation Rate (2000-2010)
District Total Revenue $23 MM $9 MM
Vernon Independent   School District District Total Revenue (1990-2012)
District Spending $22 MM $10 MM
Vernon Independent   School District District Spending (1990-2012)
District Revenue / Student $9,910 $12,250
Vernon Independent   School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2012)
District Spending / Student $9,775 $12,682
Vernon Independent   School District District Spending / Student (1992-2012)
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 North Texas State Hospital - Afp - Vernon (1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is North Texas State Hospital - Afp - Vernon (1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is T G Mccord Elementary School (0.7 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • VernonT G Mccord Elementary School
    Grades: PK-1 | 420 students
    0.7 miles
    2915 Sand Rd
    VernonTX 76384
    (940)553-4381
    0.7PK-1420
  • VernonNorth Texas State Hospital - Afp - VernonAlternative School
    Grades: 8-11 | 53 students
    1 miles
    Hwy 70 North West
    VernonTX 76384
    (940)552-9901
    18-1153
  • VernonShive Elementary School
    Grades: 4-5 | 319 students
    1 miles
    3130 Bacon St
    VernonTX 76384
    (940)553-4309
    14-5319
  • VernonVernon Middle School
    Grades: 6-9 | 450 students
    1.3 miles
    2200yamparika St
    VernonTX 76384
    (940)552-6231
    1.36-9450
  • VernonCentral Elementary School
    Grades: 2-3 | 356 students
    1.9 miles
    1300 Paradise St
    VernonTX 76384
    (940)553-1859
    1.92-3356

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