200 Ave F
Hereford, TX 79045
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
4/
10
Bottom 50%
Hereford High School serves 1,115 students in grades 9-12.
Hereford 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 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 48% (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 32% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 47%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Texas state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 89% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Texas state average of 74% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Students: 1,115 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 89%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 86% (Btm 50% in TX)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 48% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 32% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), TX Dept. of Education

School Overview

Hereford High School's student population of 1,115 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 87 teachers has grown by 7% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
Total Students
1,115 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
87 teachers
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School Rankings

Hereford 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 Hereford High School is 0.22, 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 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (TX)
Overall Testing Rank
#5249 out of 8043 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
48%
51%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
32%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
13:1
14:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
5%
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Hispanic
88%
53%
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Black
1%
13%
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White
11%
26%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
3%
All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.22
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Graduation Rate
86%
89%
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National School Lunch Program
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
70%
56%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
4%
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School District Name
Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), TX Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Students: 1,115 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 89%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 86% (Btm 50%)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 48% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 32% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), TX Dept. of Education

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