Pecos High School

  • Pecos High School serves 606 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the TX average of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 93% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 71%.
  • Pecos High School operates within the Pecos-barstow-toyah Independent School District.
  • Pecos-barstow-toyah Independent School District's 72% graduation rate is lower than the TX state average of 83%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 606 students has grown by 5% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 57 teachers has grown by 7% over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students606 students
Pecos High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender %Pecos High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers57 teachers
Pecos High School Total Teachers (1987-2015)
Students by GradePecos High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(TX) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio11:115:1
Pecos High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2015)
Asian
n/a
4%
Pecos High School Asian Students (1994-2014)
Hispanic
93%
52%
Pecos High School Black Students (1990-2014)
Black
n/a
13%
Pecos High School Black Students (1990-2014)
White
7%
29%
Pecos High School White Students (1990-2014)
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.130.63
Pecos High School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
52%
52%
Pecos High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1995-2015)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
14%
6%
Pecos High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2015)

District Comparison

  • Pecos-barstow-toyah Independent School District's student population of 2,433 students has grown by 7% over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 72% has increased from 58% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $11,521 in this district is less than the state average of $12,250. The district revenue/student has declined by 17% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $14,792 is higher than the state average of $12,682. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District NamePecos-barstow-toyah Independent School District
Number of Schools
Managed
5
3
Number of Students Managed2,433825
Pecos-barstow-toyah Independent School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
Graduation Rate72%83%
Pecos-barstow-toyah Independent School District Graduation Rate (2001-2015)
District Total Revenue$26 MM$9 MM
Pecos-barstow-toyah Independent School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$34 MM$10 MM
Pecos-barstow-toyah Independent School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$11,521$12,250
Pecos-barstow-toyah Independent School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$14,792$12,682
Pecos-barstow-toyah Independent School District District Spending / Student (1995-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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    0.5 miles
    P O Box 869
    PecosTX 79772
    (432)447-7461
    0.56-8548
  • PecosPecos Kind Elementary School
    Grades: PK-KG | 303 students
    0.5 miles
    P O Box 869
    PecosTX 79772
    (432)447-7596
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    Grades: 1-3 | 639 students
    0.8 miles
    P O Box 869
    PecosTX 79772
    (432)447-7541
    0.81-3639
  • PecosHaynes Elementary School
    Grades: 4-5 | 337 students
    1.1 miles
    P O Box 869
    PecosTX 79772
    (432)447-7497
    1.14-5337
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    31.2 miles
    P O Box 637
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