Ben Bolt-palito Blanco High School

  • Ben Bolt-palito Blanco High School serves 291 students in grades 7-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 15-19% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 49%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 25-29% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Ben Bolt-palito Blanco High School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Texas for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Texas state level of 15:1.

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Ben Bolt-palito Blanco High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Texas for:

School Overview

  • Ben Bolt-palito Blanco High School's student population of 291 students has grown by 29% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 23 teachers has grown by 35% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 7-12
Total Students291 students
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Total Classroom Teachers23 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Ben Bolt-palito Blanco High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 7,999 schools in Texas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Ben Bolt-palito Blanco High School is 0.12, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.64. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (TX)
Overall Testing Rank#7490 out of 7999 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)15-19%
49%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)25-29%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:115:1
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American Indian
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Asian
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4%
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Hispanic
90%
52%
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Black
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13%
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White
10%
28%
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Hawaiian
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n/a
Two or more races
n/a
2%
Diversity Score0.120.64
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Graduation Rate≥90%
89%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
70%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBen Bolt-Palito Blanco Independent School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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