Panhandle J High School

1001 Elsie Ave
Panhandle, TX 79068
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
10/
10
Top 10%
Panhandle J High School serves 167 students in grades 6-8.
Panhandle J High School placed in the top 10% of all schools in Texas for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 75-79% (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 60-64% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Texas state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 13% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Texas state average of 72% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Panhandle J High School's student population of 167 students has grown by 12% over five school years.
The teacher population of 14 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students167 students
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Total Classroom Teachers14 teachers
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School Comparison

Panhandle J High School is ranked within the top 10% 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 Panhandle J High School is 0.23, 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
#674 out of 7999 schools
(Top 10%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
75-79%
49%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
60-64%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:115:1
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American Indian
2%
1%
Asian
n/a
4%
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Hispanic
11%
52%
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Black
n/a
13%
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White
87%
28%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
2%
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Diversity Score
0.230.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
14%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePanhandle Independent School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Panhandle J High School is Panhandle High School (0.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is White Deer High School (13.0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Panhandle Elementary School (0.1 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Panhandle Panhandle Elementary School Math: 65-69% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: PK-5 | 341 students
    0.1 miles
    106 W 9th St
    Panhandle, TX 79068
    (806) 537-3579
    0.1 PK-5 341
  • Panhandle Panhandle High School Math: 70-79% | Reading: 60-69%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: 9-12 | 217 students
    0.1 miles
    106 W 11th St
    Panhandle, TX 79068
    (806) 537-3897
    0.1 9-12 217
  • White Deer White Deer High School Math: 35-39% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 7-12 | 147 students
    13.0 miles
    604 S Doucette
    White Deer, TX 79097
    (806) 883-2311
    13 7-12 147
  • White Deer White Deer Elementary School Math: 55-59% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: PK-6 | 222 students
    13.2 miles
    603 S Main
    White Deer, TX 79097
    (806) 883-2311
    13.2 PK-6 222
  • Amarillo Highland Park Elementary School Math: 43% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 453 students
    16.8 miles
    15300 Amarillo Blvd E
    Amarillo, TX 79120
    (806) 335-2823
    16.8 PK-5 453

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