601 South Prairie
Petrolia, TX 76377
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Petrolia J High School served 102 students in grades 6-8.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math was ≥95% (which was higher than the Texas state average of 84%) for the 2010-11 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts was ≥95% (which was higher than the Texas state average of 88%) for the 2010-11 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 was lower than the Texas state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment was 16% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which was lower than the Texas state average of 74% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Grades Offered
Grades 6-8
Total Students
102 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
8 teachers
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Students by Grade
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School Rankings

Definition of Terms 2011-2012 School Year Data
This School
State Level (TX)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(10-11)
≥95%
84%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Petrolia J High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Texas by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(10-11)
≥95%
88%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Petrolia J High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Texas by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
13:1
14:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Petrolia J High School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Texas by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
American Indian
4%
n/a
Asian
n/a
5%
Hispanic
9%
53%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Petrolia J High School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Texas by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Black
1%
13%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Petrolia J High School and the percentage of Black public school students in Texas by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
White
84%
26%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Petrolia J High School and the percentage of White public school students in Texas by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
3%
All Ethnic Groups
This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Petrolia J High School.
This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in TX.
Diversity Score
0.29
This chart display the diversity score of Petrolia J High School and the public school average diversity score of Texas by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
32%
56%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Petrolia J High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Texas by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
15%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Petrolia J High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Texas by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Source: 2011-2012 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), TX Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?

≥95% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 84% TX state average), while ≥95% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 88% TX state average).

How many students attend Petrolia J High School?

102 students attend Petrolia J High School.

What is the ethnic breakdown of the student body?

84% of Petrolia J High School students are White, 9% of students are Hispanic, 4% of students are American Indian, 2% of students are Two or more races, and 1% of students are Black.

What is the student:teacher ratio of Petrolia J High School?

Petrolia J High School has a student ration of 13:1, which is lower than the Texas state average of 14:1.

What grades does Petrolia J High School offer ?

Petrolia J High School offers enrollment in grades 6-8

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