Nixon-smiley High School

800 Rancho Rd
Nixon, TX 78140
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
7/
10
Top 50%
Nixon-smiley High School serves 300 students in grades 9-12.
Nixon-smiley High School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Texas for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 60-64% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 51%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 40-44% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 47%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the Texas state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 78% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Texas state average of 72% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Nixon-smiley High School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Texas for:

School Overview

Nixon-smiley High School's student population of 300 students has grown by 5% over five school years.
The teacher population of 27 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students300 students
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Total Classroom Teachers27 teachers
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School Rankings

Nixon-smiley High School is ranked within the top 50% of all 8,043 schools in Texas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Nixon-smiley High School is 0.38, 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
#2829 out of 8043 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
60-64%
51%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
40-44%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio11:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
4%
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Hispanic
76%
52%
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Black
2%
13%
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White
22%
28%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
2%
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Diversity Score
0.380.64
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Graduation Rate
≥95%
89%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
71%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNixon-Smiley CISD School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school and middle school to Nixon-smiley High School is Nixon-smiley Cisd Daep (0.0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Nixon Smiley Elementary School (0.0 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Nixon Nixon Smiley Elementary School Math: 30-34% | Reading: 30-34%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-4 | 452 students
    0.0 miles
    500 Anglin St
    Nixon, TX 78140
    (830) 582-1536
    0 PK-4 452
  • Nixon Nixon-smiley Cisd Daep Alternative School
    Grades: 7-12 | 5 students
    0.0 miles
    102 W Hwy 87
    Nixon, TX 78140
    (830) 582-1536
    0 7-12 5
  • Nixon Nixon-smiley Pace Alternative School
    Grades: 9-12 | 1 student
    0.5 miles
    102 W Hwy 87
    Nixon, TX 78140
    (830) 582-1536
    0.5 9-12 1
  • Smiley Nixon-smiley Daep Alternative School

    7.6 miles
    102 W Hwy 87
    Smiley, TX 78159
    (830) 484-3330
    7.6 n/a n/a
  • Nixon Nixon-smiley Middle School Math: 44% | Reading: 45%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 5-8 | 320 students
    7.6 miles
    800 Rancho Rd
    Nixon, TX 78140
    (830) 582-1536
    7.6 5-8 320

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