Mineral Wells High School

  • Mineral Wells High School serves 887 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the TX average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 41% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 71%.
  • Mineral Wells High School operates within the Mineral Wells Independent School District.
  • Mineral Wells Independent School District's 77% graduation rate is lower than the TX state average of 83%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 887 students has declined by 7% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 67 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 887 students
Mineral Wells High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Mineral Wells High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 67 teachers
Mineral Wells High School Total Teachers (1987-2015)
Students by Grade Mineral Wells High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has decreased from 14:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.53 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 13:1 16:1
Mineral Wells High School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2015)
Asian
n/a
4%
Mineral Wells High School Asian Students (1990-2011)
Hispanic
36%
52%
Mineral Wells High School Black Students (1988-2015)
Black
4%
13%
Mineral Wells High School Black Students (1988-2015)
White
59%
29%
Mineral Wells High School White Students (1988-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Mineral Wells High School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
1%
2%
Mineral Wells High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic Groups Mineral Wells High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown TX All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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.
0.53 0.41
Mineral Wells 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.
50%
52%
Mineral Wells High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1994-2015)
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.
7%
6%
Mineral Wells High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2015)

District Comparison

  • Mineral Wells Independent School District's student population of 3,344 students has decreased by 5% over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 77% has decreased from 97% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $9,631 in this district is less than the state average of $12,126. The district revenue/student has declined by 10% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $10,961 is less than the state average of $11,704. The district spending/student has grown by 15% over four years.
School District Name Mineral Wells Independent School District
Number of Schools
Managed
6
3
Number of Students Managed 3,344 825
Mineral Wells Independent School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 77% 83%
Mineral Wells Independent School District Graduation Rate (2000-2010)
District Total Revenue $32 MM $10 MM
Mineral Wells Independent School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $37 MM $10 MM
Mineral Wells Independent School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $9,631 $12,126
Mineral Wells Independent School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $10,961 $11,704
Mineral Wells Independent School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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