Challenge H S Sheffield

  • Challenge H S Sheffield serves 80 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.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 27:1 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%.

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School Overview

  • Challenge H S Sheffield's student population of 80 students has declined by 27% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 3 teachers has declined by 40% over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students80 students
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Total Classroom Teachers3 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Challenge H S Sheffield's student:teacher ratio of 27:1 has increased from 22:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Challenge H S Sheffield is 0.64, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (TX)
Overall School Rank#6203 out of 7,879 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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 Ratio27:115:1
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Asian
n/a
4%
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Hispanic
34%
52%
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Black
18%
13%
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White
47%
28%
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Two or more races
1%
2%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Challenge H S Sheffield.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in TX.
Diversity Score0.640.41
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Graduation Rate65-69%
88%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
96%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Challenge H S Sheffield and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Texas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameIraan-sheffield Isd School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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