Challenge H S Sheffield

  • Challenge H S Sheffield serves 81 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 40-59% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 78%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 60-79% (which is approximately equal to the Texas state average of 72%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Challenge H S Sheffield 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 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the Texas state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 53% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Texas state average of 72%.

Top Placements

Challenge H S Sheffield places among the top 20% of public schools in Texas for:

School Overview

  • Challenge H S Sheffield's student population of 81 students has declined by 26% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 4 teachers has declined by 20% over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students81 students
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Total Classroom Teachers4 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Challenge H S Sheffield is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 7,953 schools in Texas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 20:1 has decreased from 22:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Challenge H S Sheffield is 0.64, which is equal to 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 School Rank (16-17)#6307 out of 7953 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)40-59%
78%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)60-79%
72%
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Student : Teacher Ratio20:115:1
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Asian
n/a
4%
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Hispanic
34%
52%
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Black
16%
13%
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White
47%
28%
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Hawaiian
2%
n/a
Two or more races
1%
2%
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Diversity Score0.640.64
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Graduation Rate65-69%
88%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
96%
53%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameIraan-Sheffield Independent School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

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  • Iraan Iraan Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 236 students
    0.0 miles
    100 S Farr St
    Iraan, TX 79744
    (432)639-2512
    0.0 PK-5 236
  • Iraan Iraan High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 117 students
    0.0 miles
    100 S Farr St
    Iraan, TX 79744
    (432)639-2512
    0.0 9-12 117
  • Iraan Iraan J High School
    Grades: 6-8 | 71 students
    0.0 miles
    100 S Farr St
    Iraan, TX 79744
    (432)639-2512
    0.0 6-8 71
  • Mc Camey Mccamey Primary
    Grades: PK-4 | 250 students
    24.2 miles
    400 E 11th St
    Mc Camey, TX 79752
    (432)652-3666
    24.2 PK-4 250
  • Mc Camey Mccamey High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 143 students
    24.3 miles
    1100 S Burleson Ave
    Mc Camey, TX 79752
    (432)652-3666
    24.3 9-12 143

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