Petersburg School

1411 W 4th
Petersburg, TX 79250
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
6/
10
Top 50%
Petersburg School serves 273 students in grades Prekindergarten-12.
Petersburg School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Texas for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 45-49% (which is approximately equal to the Texas state average of 49%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 45-49% (which is approximately equal to the Texas state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the Texas state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 74% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Texas state average of 72% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Petersburg School's student population of 273 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 25 teachers has grown by 8% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-12
Total Students273 students
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Total Classroom Teachers25 teachers
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School Comparison

Petersburg School is ranked within the top 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 Petersburg School is 0.40, 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
#3217 out of 7999 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
45-49%
49%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
45-49%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio11:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
4%
Hispanic
73%
52%
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Black
1%
13%
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White
26%
28%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
2%
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Diversity Score
0.400.64
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Graduation Rate
≥50%
89%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
75%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
13%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePetersburg Independent School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Petersburg School is Abernathy High School (14.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Abernathy Middle School (14.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Abernathy Elementary School (14.1 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Abernathy Abernathy Elementary School Math: 45-49% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 354 students
    14.1 miles
    505 7th St
    Abernathy, TX 79311
    (806) 298-4930
    14.1 PK-5 354
  • Abernathy Abernathy High School Math: 60-69% | Reading: 50-59%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: 9-12 | 228 students
    14.1 miles
    505 7th St
    Abernathy, TX 79311
    (806) 298-4902
    14.1 9-12 228
  • Abernathy Abernathy Middle School Math: 40-44% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 183 students
    14.1 miles
    505 7th St
    Abernathy, TX 79311
    (806) 298-4921
    14.1 6-8 183
  • Lorenzo Lorenzo Elementary School Math: 15-19% | Reading: 25-29%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 144 students
    14.4 miles
    1003 4th St
    Lorenzo, TX 79343
    (806) 634-5593
    14.4 PK-6 144
  • Lorenzo Lorenzo High School Math: 40-44% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 7-12 | 115 students
    14.4 miles
    1003 4th St
    Lorenzo, TX 79343
    (806) 634-5592
    14.4 7-12 115

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