Hirschi High School

  • Hirschi High School serves 911 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 62% (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 42% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 72%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Hirschi 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 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Texas state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 71% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Texas state average of 72%.

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School Overview

  • Hirschi High School's student population of 911 students has grown by 15% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 74 teachers has grown by 27% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students911 students
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Total Classroom Teachers74 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Hirschi High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 7,953 schools in Texas (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has decreased from 14:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Hirschi High School is 0.71, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.63. 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#7381 out of 7953 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
62%
78%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
42%
72%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:115:1
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Asian
3%
4%
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Hispanic
35%
52%
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Black
29%
13%
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White
29%
28%
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Two or more races
4%
2%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Hirschi High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in TX.
Diversity Score0.710.63
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Graduation Rate≥95%
89%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
62%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWichita Falls ISD School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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