Palacios High School

100 Shark Dr
Palacios, TX 77465
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
7/
10
Top 50%
Palacios High School serves 413 students in grades 9-12.
Palacios High School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Texas for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 55-59% (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 45-49% (which is approximately equal to the Texas state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the Texas state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 77% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Texas state average of 72% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Palacios High School's student population of 413 students has declined by 5% over five school years.
The teacher population of 36 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students413 students
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Total Classroom Teachers36 teachers
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School Comparison

Palacios 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 Palacios High School is 0.54, 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
#2426 out of 7999 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
55-59%
49%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
45-49%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio11:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
11%
4%
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Hispanic
63%
52%
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Black
2%
13%
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White
23%
28%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
2%
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Diversity Score
0.540.64
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Graduation Rate
85-89%
89%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
49%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePalacios Independent School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Palacios High School is Tidehaven High School (14.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Palacios J High School (0.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Central Elementary School (1.5 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Palacios Palacios J High School Math: 45-49% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 7-8 | 198 students
    0.1 miles
    200 Shark Dr
    Palacios, TX 77465
    (361) 972-2417
    0.1 7-8 198
  • Palacios Central Elementary School Math: 35-39% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-3 | 487 students
    1.5 miles
    1001 5th St
    Palacios, TX 77465
    (361) 972-2911
    1.5 PK-3 487
  • Palacios East Side Intermediate School Math: 45% | Reading: 38%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 4-6 | 329 students
    1.8 miles
    901 2nd St
    Palacios, TX 77465
    (361) 972-2544
    1.8 4-6 329
  • Blessing Blessing Elementary School Math: 30-34% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 241 students
    11.3 miles
    139 Fm 616
    Blessing, TX 77419
    (979) 843-4330
    11.3 PK-5 241
  • Elmaton Tidehaven Intermediate School Math: 20-24% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 195 students
    13.3 miles
    2469 Fm 459
    Elmaton, TX 77440
    (979) 843-4320
    13.3 6-8 195

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