Perryton High School

  • Perryton High School serves 577 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 75-79% (which is approximately equal to the Texas state average of 78%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 65% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 72%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Perryton 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 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the Texas state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 72% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is equal to the Texas state average of 72%.

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • Perryton High School's student population of 577 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 60 teachers has grown by 5% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students577 students
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Total Classroom Teachers60 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Perryton High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 7,953 schools in Texas (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 10:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Perryton High School is 0.41, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.63. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (TX)
Overall School Rank (16-17)#4864 out of 7953 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)75-79%
78%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
65%
72%
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Student : Teacher Ratio10:115:1
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Asian
n/a
4%
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Hispanic
72%
52%
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White
28%
28%
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Two or more races
n/a
2%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Perryton High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in TX.
Diversity Score0.410.63
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Graduation Rate≥95%
89%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
35%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePerryton Independent School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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