Olney High School

704 W Grove
Olney, TX 76374
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
7/
10
Top 50%
Olney High School serves 176 students in grades 9-12.
Olney High School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Texas for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 50-59% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 49%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 40-49% (which is approximately equal to the Texas state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 6:1 is lower than the Texas state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 49% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Texas state average of 72% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Olney High School's student population of 176 students has declined by 7% over five school years.
The teacher population of 28 teachers has grown by 16% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students176 students
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Total Classroom Teachers28 teachers
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School Comparison

Olney High School is ranked within the top 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 Olney 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
#3029 out of 7999 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
50-59%
49%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
40-49%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio6:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
4%
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Hispanic
44%
52%
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Black
3%
13%
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White
51%
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
≥90%
89%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
53%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameOlney Independent School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Olney High School is Newcastle School (12.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Olney J High School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Olney Elementary School (0.2 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Olney Olney Elementary School Math: 55-59% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 343 students
    0.2 miles
    801 W Hamilton St
    Olney, TX 76374
    (940) 564-5608
    0.2 PK-5 343
  • Olney Olney J High School Math: 65-69% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: 6-8 | 158 students
    0.2 miles
    300 S Ave H
    Olney, TX 76374
    (940) 564-3517
    0.2 6-8 158
  • Newcastle Newcastle School Math: 45-49% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-12 | 231 students
    12.4 miles
    505 Washington Ave
    Newcastle, TX 73672
    (940) 846-3531
    12.4 PK-12 231
  • Archer City Archer City Elementary School Math: 60-64% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: PK-6 | 255 students
    17.1 miles
    602 S Ash St
    Archer City, TX 76351
    (940) 574-4506
    17.1 PK-6 255
  • Archer City Archer City High School Math: 60-64% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: 7-12 | 219 students
    17.1 miles
    600 S Ash St
    Archer City, TX 76351
    (940) 574-4713
    17.1 7-12 219

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