Kermit J High School

1001 School St
Kermit, TX 79745
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
1/
10
Bottom 50%
Kermit J High School serves 416 students in grades 5-8.
Kermit J 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 19% (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 26% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Texas state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 82% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Texas state average of 72% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Kermit J High School's student population of 416 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 23 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 5-8
Total Students416 students
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Total Classroom Teachers23 teachers
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School Comparison

Kermit J 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 Kermit J High School is 0.36, 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
#7564 out of 7999 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
19%
49%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
26%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:115:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
Asian
1%
4%
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Hispanic
78%
52%
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Black
2%
13%
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White
18%
28%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
2%
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Diversity Score
0.360.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
59%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
13%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameKermit Independent School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Kermit J High School is Kermit High School (0.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Wink High School (8.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Kermit Elementary School (0.5 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Kermit Kermit High School Math: 15-19% | Reading: 20-24%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 366 students
    0.1 miles
    1000 E Tommy Thompson St
    Kermit, TX 79745
    (432) 586-1050
    0.1 9-12 366
  • Kermit Kermit Elementary School Math: 31% | Reading: 25%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-4 | 636 students
    0.5 miles
    201 N E Ave
    Kermit, TX 79745
    (432) 586-1020
    0.5 PK-4 636
  • Wink Wink Elementary School Math: 30-34% | Reading: 30-34%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 262 students
    8.1 miles
    200 N Rosey Dodd
    Wink, TX 79789
    (432) 527-3880
    8.1 PK-6 262
  • Wink Wink High School Math: 35-39% | Reading: 30-34%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 7-12 | 172 students
    8.1 miles
    200 N Rosey Dodd
    Wink, TX 79789
    (432) 527-3880
    8.1 7-12 172
  • Jal Jal Elementary School Reading: 10-14%
    Grades: PK-5 | 266 students
    18.5 miles
    307 East Utah
    Jal, NM 88252
    (505) 395-2101
    18.5 PK-5 266

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