Gladewater High School

2201 W Gay Ave
Gladewater, TX 75647
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
5/
10
Bottom 50%
Gladewater High School serves 477 students in grades 9-12.
Gladewater High School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Texas for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 45-49% (which is approximately equal to the Texas state average of 49%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 35-39% (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 45% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Texas state average of 72% (majority Hispanic).

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School Overview

Gladewater High School's student population of 477 students has declined by 8% over five school years.
The teacher population of 51 teachers has grown by 15% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students477 students
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Total Classroom Teachers51 teachers
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School Comparison

Gladewater 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 Gladewater High School is 0.62, 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
#4373 out of 7999 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
45-49%
49%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
35-39%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio9:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
1%
4%
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Hispanic
17%
52%
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Black
22%
13%
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White
55%
28%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
5%
2%
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Diversity Score
0.620.64
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Graduation Rate
90-94%
89%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
56%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameGladewater Independent School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Gladewater High School is Union Grove High School (3.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Gladewater Middle School (1.5 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Gladewater Gladewater Middle School Math: 38% | Reading: 34%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 390 students
    1.5 miles
    414 S Loop 485
    Gladewater, TX 75647
    (903) 845-2243
    1.5 6-8 390
  • Gladewater Gladewater Primary
    Grades: PK-1 | 370 students
    1.9 miles
    100 Gay Ave
    Gladewater, TX 75647
    (903) 845-2254
    1.9 PK-1 370
  • Gladewater Weldon Elementary School Math: 36% | Reading: 34%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 2-5 | 545 students
    2.4 miles
    314 E Saunders
    Gladewater, TX 75647
    (903) 845-6921
    2.4 2-5 545
  • Gladewater Union Grove Elementary School Math: 58% | Reading: 53%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: PK-6 | 405 students
    3.6 miles
    11220 Union Grove Rd
    Gladewater, TX 75647
    (903) 845-3481
    3.6 PK-6 405
  • Gladewater Union Grove High School Math: 65-69% | Reading: 65-69%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: 9-12 | 216 students
    3.6 miles
    11220 Union Grove Rd
    Gladewater, TX 75647
    (903) 845-5506
    3.6 9-12 216

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