Knox City High School

  • Knox City High School serves 86 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 8:1 is lower than the TX average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 52% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 71%.
  • Knox City High School operates within the Knox City-o'brien Cisd School District.
  • Knox City-o'brien Cisd School District's 100% graduation rate is higher than the TX state average of 83%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 86 students has grown by 38% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 11 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 86 students
Knox City High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Knox City High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 11 teachers
Knox City High School Total Teachers (1987-2015)
Students by Grade Knox City High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 8:1 has increased from 5:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.58 is more than the state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (TX) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 8:1 16:1
Knox City High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Asian
n/a
4%
Knox City High School Asian Students (1993-2003)
Hispanic
44%
52%
Knox City High School Black Students (1988-2015)
Black
6%
13%
Knox City High School Black Students (1988-2015)
White
48%
29%
Knox City High School White Students (1988-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Knox City High School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
2%
2%
Knox City High School Two Or More Races Students (2009-2015)
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.58 0.41
Knox City High School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
n/a n/a
Knox City High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1994-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
n/a n/a
Knox City High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

  • Knox City-o'brien Cisd School District's student population of 311 students has grown by 16% over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 100% has increased from 80% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $13,680 is higher than the state average of $11,604. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $12,650 is higher than the state average of $11,458. The district spending/student has declined by 7% over four years.
School District Name Knox City-o'brien Cisd School District
Number of Schools
Managed
3
3
Number of Students Managed 311 825
Knox City-o'brien Cisd School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
Graduation Rate 100% 83%
Knox City-o'brien Cisd School District Graduation Rate (2000-2015)
District Total Revenue $4 MM $10 MM
Knox City-o'brien Cisd School District District Total Revenue (1995-2015)
District Spending $4 MM $10 MM
Knox City-o'brien Cisd School District District Spending (1995-2015)
District Revenue / Student $13,680 $11,604
Knox City-o'brien Cisd School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2015)
District Spending / Student $12,650 $11,458
Knox City-o'brien Cisd School District District Spending / Student (1992-2015)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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  • Knox CityKnox City Elementary School
    Grades: PK-4 | 144 students
    0.1 miles
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  • Knox CityO'brien Middle School
    Grades: 5-8 | 81 students
    2.9 miles
    606 E Main St
    Knox CityTX 79529
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    7.3 miles
    P O Box 937
    HaskellTX 79521
    (940)864-5981
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    Grades: PK-6 | 241 students
    10.8 miles
    P O Box 300
    MundayTX 76371
    (940)422-4321
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    10.9 miles
    P O Box 300
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