Mineral Wells High School

3801 Ram Blvd
Mineral Wells, TX 76067
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
2/
10
Bottom 50%
Mineral Wells High School serves 855 students in grades 9-12.
Mineral Wells 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 30% (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 27% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Texas state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 44% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Texas state average of 72% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

Mineral Wells High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Texas for:

School Overview

Mineral Wells High School's student population of 855 students has declined by 6% over five school years.
The teacher population of 69 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students855 students
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Total Classroom Teachers69 teachers
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School Comparison

Mineral Wells 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 Mineral Wells High School is 0.55, 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
#7062 out of 7999 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
30%
49%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
27%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:115:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
Asian
n/a
4%
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Hispanic
37%
52%
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Black
4%
13%
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White
56%
28%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
2%
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Diversity Score
0.550.64
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Graduation Rate
≥95%
89%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
53%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMineral Wells Independent School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Mineral Wells High School is Mineral Wells Academy (0.0 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Mineral Wells J High School (1.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Lamar Elementary School (1.2 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Mineral Wells Mineral Wells Academy Alternative School
    Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 44 students
    0.0 miles
    3810 Ram Blvd
    Mineral Wells, TX 76067
    (940) 325-3033
    0 9-12 44
  • Mineral Wells Lamar Elementary School
    Grades: PK-1 | 707 students
    1.2 miles
    2012 S E 12th St
    Mineral Wells, TX 76067
    (940) 325-5303
    1.2 PK-1 707
  • Mineral Wells Mineral Wells J High School Math: 35% | Reading: 35%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 7-8 | 455 students
    1.4 miles
    1301 S E 14th Ave
    Mineral Wells, TX 76067
    (940) 325-0711
    1.4 7-8 455
  • Mineral Wells Travis Elementary School Math: 43% | Reading: 27%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 4-6 | 745 students
    1.5 miles
    1001 Southeast Martin Luther K
    Mineral Wells, TX 76067
    (940) 325-7801
    1.5 4-6 745
  • Mineral Wells Houston Elementary School Math: 23% | Reading: 31%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 2-3 | 487 students
    2.1 miles
    300 S W 13th St
    Mineral Wells, TX 76067
    (940) 325-3427
    2.1 2-3 487

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