Bishop High School

Bishop High School serves 489 students in grades 9-12.
Bishop High School placed in the top 10% of all schools in Texas for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 80-84% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 51%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 59% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 47%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Texas state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 85% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Texas state average of 72% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Bishop High School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Texas for:

School Overview

Bishop High School's student population of 489 students has grown by 21% over five school years.
The teacher population of 34 teachers has grown by 21% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students489 students
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Total Classroom Teachers34 teachers
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School Rankings

Bishop High School is ranked within the top 10% of all 8,043 schools in Texas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Bishop High School is 0.29, 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
#781 out of 8043 schools
(Top 10%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
80-84%
51%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
59%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
1%
4%
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Hispanic
83%
52%
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Black
1%
13%
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White
15%
28%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
2%
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Diversity Score
0.290.64
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Graduation Rate
≥95%
89%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
65%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBishop CISD School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school and middle school to Bishop High School is Ben Bolt-palito Blanco High School (0.0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Ben Bolt-palito Blanco Elementary School (0.5 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Ben Bolt Ben Bolt-palito Blanco High School Math: 30-34% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 7-12 | 291 students
    0.0 miles
    172 Badger Ln
    Ben Bolt, TX 78342
    (361) 664-9822
    0 7-12 291
  • Ben Bolt Ben Bolt-palito Blanco Elementary School Math: 60-64% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 263 students
    0.5 miles
    2754 Fm 735
    Ben Bolt, TX 78342
    (361) 664-3201
    0.5 PK-6 263
  • Alice Garcia Elementary School
    Grades: PK-4 | 180 students
    6.1 miles
    3051 Old Kingsville Rd
    Alice, TX 78332
    (361) 660-2050
    6.1 PK-4 180
  • Alice Salazar Elementary School Math: 15-19% | Reading: 15-19%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-4 | 255 students
    6.6 miles
    1028 Pierce St
    Alice, TX 78332
    (361) 664-6263
    6.6 PK-4 255
  • Alice Saenz Elementary School Math: 40-44% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-4 | 553 students
    6.7 miles
    800 S Johnson St
    Alice, TX 78332
    (361) 664-4981
    6.7 PK-4 553

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