Odessa High School

  • Odessa High School serves 3,902 students in grades 9-12.
  • 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 39% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 72%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Texas state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 88% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Texas state average of 72%.

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School Overview

  • Odessa High School's student population of 3,902 students has grown by 40% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 233 teachers has grown by 42% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students3,902 students
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Total Classroom Teachers233 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Odessa High School's student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Odessa High School is 0.26, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.00. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (TX)
Overall School Rank#7616 out of 7,879 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
60%
78%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Odessa High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Texas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
39%
72%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Odessa High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Texas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio17:115:1
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Asian
n/a
4%
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Hispanic
85%
52%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Odessa High School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Texas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
3%
13%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Odessa High School and the percentage of Black public school students in Texas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
12%
28%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Odessa High School and the percentage of White public school students in Texas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
n/a
2%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Odessa High School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Texas by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Odessa High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in TX.
Diversity Score0.26n/a
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Graduation Rate
74%
89%
This chart display graduation rate of Odessa High School and public school graduation rate of Texas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
40%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Odessa High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Texas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Odessa High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Texas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
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School District NameEctor County Isd School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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