Big Bend High School

550 Roadrunner Cir
Terlingua, TX 79852
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
2/
10
Bottom 50%
Big Bend High School serves 115 students in grades Prekindergarten-12.
Big Bend 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 percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 30-39% (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 20-29% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the Texas state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 77% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Texas state average of 72% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

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School Overview

Big Bend High School's student population of 115 students has grown by 33% over five school years.
The teacher population of 12 teachers has grown by 9% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-12
Total Students115 students
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Total Classroom Teachers12 teachers
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School Comparison

Big Bend 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 diversity score of Big Bend High School is 0.39, 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
#6953 out of 7999 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
30-39%
49%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
20-29%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio10:115:1
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American Indian
2%
1%
Asian
n/a
4%
Hispanic
75%
52%
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Black
n/a
13%
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White
23%
28%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
2%
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Diversity Score
0.390.64
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Graduation Rate
≥50%
89%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
70%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameTerlingua Csd School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Big Bend High School is Presidio High School (51.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is San Vicente Elementary School (20.5 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Big Bend National Park San Vicente Elementary School Math: ≥50% | Reading: ≥50%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: K-8 | 12 students
    20.5 miles
    195 Escuela Vista
    Big Bend National Park, TX 79834
    (432) 477-2220
    20.5 K-8 12
  • Presidio Lucy Rede Franco Middle School Math: 47% | Reading: 33%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 271 students
    51.0 miles
    1515 Highland St
    Presidio, TX 79845
    (432) 229-1125
    51 6-8 271
  • Presidio Presidio High School Math: 30-34% | Reading: 26%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 454 students
    51.2 miles
    701 E Market St
    Presidio, TX 79845
    (432) 229-1100
    51.2 9-12 454
  • Presidio Presidio Elementary School Math: 33% | Reading: 35%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 518 students
    51.8 miles
    Dod And Oreilly St
    Presidio, TX 79845
    (432) 229-3200
    51.8 PK-5 518
  • Marathon Marathon Independent School District Math: 30-39% | Reading: 60-69%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-12 | 63 students
    64.5 miles
    109 Ne 5th St
    Marathon, TX 79842
    (432) 386-4431
    64.5 PK-12 63

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