Peter E Hyland Center

  • Peter E Hyland Center serves 144 students in grades 10-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is <50% (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 ≤20% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Peter E Hyland Center placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Texas for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 7:1 is lower than the Texas state level of 15:1.

Top Placements

Peter E Hyland Center places among the top 20% of public schools in Texas for:

School Overview

  • Peter E Hyland Center's student population of 144 students has declined by 13% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 21 teachers has grown by 10% over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades 10-12
Total Students144 students
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Total Classroom Teachers21 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Peter E Hyland Center 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 school's student:teacher ratio of 7:1 has decreased from 9:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Peter E Hyland Center is 0.57, 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 School Rank#5669 out of 7999 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)<50%
49%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)≤20%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio7:115:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
n/a
4%
Hispanic
63%
52%
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Black
19%
13%
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White
18%
28%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
2%
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Diversity Score0.570.64
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Graduation Rate80-84%
89%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
64%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameGoose Creek CISD School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

  • The nearest high school, middle school and elementary school to Peter E Hyland Center is Point Alternative Center (0.0 miles away)
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