Fort Hancock High School

100 School Dr
Fort Hancock, TX 79839
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
2/
10
Bottom 50%
Fort Hancock High School serves 110 students in grades 9-12.
Fort Hancock 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 21-39% (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 30-39% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 9:1 is lower than the Texas state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 98% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Texas state average of 72% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

Fort Hancock High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Texas for:

School Overview

Fort Hancock High School's student population of 110 students has declined by 16% over five school years.
The teacher population of 12 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students110 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of Fort Hancock High School
Total Classroom Teachers12 teachers
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School Comparison

Fort Hancock 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 Fort Hancock High School is 0.04, 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
#6508 out of 7999 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
21-39%
49%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
30-39%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio9:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
4%
Hispanic
98%
52%
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Black
n/a
13%
White
2%
28%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
2%
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Diversity Score
0.040.64
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Graduation Rate
≥90%
89%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
84%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
12%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameFT Hancock Independent School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Fort Hancock High School is Tornillo High School (18.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Fort Hancock Middle School (0.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Benito Martinez Elementary School (0.1 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Fort Hancock Benito Martinez Elementary School Math: 30-34% | Reading: 25-29%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 200 students
    0.1 miles
    100 School Dr
    Fort Hancock, TX 79839
    (915) 769-3913
    0.1 PK-5 200
  • Fort Hancock Fort Hancock Middle School Math: 30-34% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 100 students
    0.1 miles
    100 School Dr
    Fort Hancock, TX 79839
    (915) 769-3868
    0.1 6-8 100
  • Tornillo Tornillo Elementary School
    Grades: PK-2 | 282 students
    17.7 miles
    19200 Gaby Rd
    Tornillo, TX 79853
    (915) 765-3100
    17.7 PK-2 282
  • Tornillo Tornillo Intermediate School Math: 27% | Reading: 24%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 3-5 | 222 students
    17.8 miles
    300 Oil Mill
    Tornillo, TX 79853
    (915) 765-3350
    17.8 3-5 222
  • Tornillo Tornillo Junior High School Math: 28% | Reading: 33%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 262 students
    18.4 miles
    420 Oil Mill Rd
    Tornillo, TX 79853
    (915) 765-3450
    18.4 6-8 262

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