Kermit J High School

  • Kermit J High School serves 416 students in grades 5-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 60% (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 59% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 72%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • 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 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Texas state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 81% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Texas state average of 72%.

School Overview

  • Kermit J High School's student population of 416 students has grown by 28% 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 7,953 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 18:1 has increased from 15:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Kermit J High School is 0.34, 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 School Rank (16-17)#6940 out of 7953 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
60%
78%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
59%
72%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:115:1
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Asian
n/a
4%
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Hispanic
79%
52%
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Black
2%
13%
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White
19%
28%
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Two or more races
n/a
2%
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Diversity Score0.340.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
58%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
12%
6%
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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

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