Hemphill High School

1000 Milam St
Hemphill, TX 75948
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Hemphill High School serves 259 students in grades 9-12.
Hemphill 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 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 35-39% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 51%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 35-39% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 47%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the Texas state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 24% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Texas state average of 72% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

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

School Overview

Hemphill High School's student population of 259 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 24 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students259 students
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Total Classroom Teachers24 teachers
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School Rankings

Hemphill High School is ranked within the bottom 50% 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 Hemphill High School is 0.40, 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
#5774 out of 8043 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
35-39%
51%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
35-39%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio11:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
4%
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Hispanic
7%
52%
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Black
12%
13%
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White
76%
28%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
5%
2%
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Diversity Score
0.400.64
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Graduation Rate
≥90%
89%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
44%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameHemphill Independent School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Hemphill High School is West Sabine High School (10.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Hemphill Middle School (0.0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Hemphill Elementary School (0.0 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Hemphill Hemphill Elementary School Math: 30-34% | Reading: 30-34%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-4 | 374 students
    0.0 miles
    1000 Milam St
    Hemphill, TX 75948
    (409) 787-3371
    0 PK-4 374
  • Hemphill Hemphill Middle School Math: 40% | Reading: 39%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 5-8 | 264 students
    0.0 miles
    1000 Milam St
    Hemphill, TX 75948
    (409) 787-3371
    0 5-8 264
  • Pineland West Sabine Elementary School Math: 45-49% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 323 students
    9.7 miles
    459 Temple Rd N
    Pineland, TX 75968
    (409) 584-2205
    9.7 PK-5 323
  • Pineland West Sabine High School Math: 45-49% | Reading: 39%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-12 | 342 students
    10.4 miles
    109 Timberland Hwy W
    Pineland, TX 75968
    (409) 584-2525
    10.4 6-12 342
  • Brookeland Brookeland Elementary School Math: 35-39% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 212 students
    16.1 miles
    187 Wildcat Walk
    Brookeland, TX 75931
    (409) 698-2152
    16.1 PK-5 212

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