Pecos High School

1201 S Park St
Pecos, TX 79772
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
1/
10
Bottom 50%
Pecos High School serves 673 students in grades 9-12.
Pecos High School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Texas for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 25% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 49%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 28% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Texas state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 93% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Texas state average of 72% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Pecos High School's student population of 673 students has grown by 7% over five school years.
The teacher population of 47 teachers has declined by 12% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students673 students
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Total Classroom Teachers47 teachers
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School Comparison

Pecos High School is ranked within the bottom 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 Pecos High School is 0.17, 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
#7231 out of 7999 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
25%
49%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
28%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
1%
4%
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Hispanic
91%
52%
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Black
1%
13%
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White
7%
28%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
2%
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Diversity Score
0.170.64
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Graduation Rate
90-94%
89%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
44%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePecos-Barstow-Toyah Independent School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Pecos High School is Wink High School (31.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Crockett Middle School (0.5 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Pecos Crockett Middle School Math: 31% | Reading: 25%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 537 students
    0.5 miles
    1801 Missouri St
    Pecos, TX 79772
    (432) 447-7461
    0.5 6-8 537
  • Pecos Pecos Kind
    Grades: PK-K | 278 students
    0.5 miles
    300 W 10th St
    Pecos, TX 79772
    (432) 447-7596
    0.5 PK-K 278
  • Pecos Austin Elementary School Math: 36% | Reading: 34%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 1-3 | 682 students
    0.8 miles
    1501 Normandy
    Pecos, TX 79772
    (432) 447-7541
    0.8 1-3 682
  • Pecos Haynes Elementary School Math: 31% | Reading: 31%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 4-5 | 460 students
    1.1 miles
    800 E 11th St
    Pecos, TX 79772
    (432) 447-7497
    1.1 4-5 460
  • Wink Wink Elementary School Math: 30-34% | Reading: 30-34%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 262 students
    31.2 miles
    200 N Rosey Dodd
    Wink, TX 79789
    (432) 527-3880
    31.2 PK-6 262

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