Paetow High School

23111 Stockdick School Rd
Katy, TX 77493
Rating
9/
10
Top 20%
Paetow High School serves 3,130 students in grades 9-12.
Paetow High School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Texas for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 47% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 37%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 64% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 42%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Texas state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 86% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Texas state average of 74% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 3,130 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 18:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 86%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 20% in TX
  • Math Proficiency
    : 47% (Top 30%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 64% (Top 10%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), TX Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Paetow High School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Texas for:

School Overview

Paetow High School's student population of 3,130 students has grown by 124% over five school years.
The teacher population of 173 teachers has grown by 84% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
Total Students
3,130 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
173 teachers
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School Rankings

Paetow High School is ranked within the top 20% of all 8,079 schools in Texas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.
The diversity score of Paetow High School is 0.68, which is more 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 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School
State Level (TX)
Overall Testing Rank
#1326 out of 8079 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
47%
37%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
64%
42%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
18:1
14:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
7%
5%
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Hispanic
49%
53%
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Black
25%
13%
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White
14%
26%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
3%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.68
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
47%
57%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
4%
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School District Name
Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), TX Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Paetow High School's ranking?
Paetow High School is ranked #1326 out of 8,079 schools, which ranks it among the top 20% of public schools in Texas.
What schools are Paetow High School often compared to?
Paetow High Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Seven Lakes High School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
47% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 37% TX state average), while 64% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 42% TX state average).
How many students attend Paetow High School?
3,130 students attend Paetow High School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
49% of Paetow High School students are Hispanic, 25% of students are Black, 14% of students are White, 7% of students are Asian, 4% of students are Two or more races, and 1% of students are American Indian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Paetow High School?
Paetow High School has a student ration of 18:1, which is higher than the Texas state average of 14:1.
What grades does Paetow High School offer ?
Paetow High School offers enrollment in grades 9-12
What school district is Paetow High School part of?
Paetow High School is part of Katy ISD School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 3,130 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 18:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 86%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 20%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 47% (Top 30%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 64% (Top 10%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), TX Dept. of Education

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