1216 Us Hwy 67 W
Omaha, TX 75571
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
2/
10
Bottom 50%
Pewitt J High School serves 200 students in grades 6-8.
Pewitt J 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 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 25-29% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 51%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 30-34% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 47%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the Texas state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 32% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Texas state average of 72% (majority Hispanic).

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Pewitt J High School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Texas for:

School Overview

Pewitt J High School's student population of 200 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 18 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 6-8
Total Students
200 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
18 teachers
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School Rankings

Pewitt J High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 8,043 schools in Texas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Pewitt J High School is 0.50, 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 Data
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State Level (TX)
Overall Testing Rank
#7017 out of 8043 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
25-29%
51%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
30-34%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
11:1
15:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
4%
Hispanic
11%
52%
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Black
17%
13%
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White
68%
28%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
2%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.50
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Eligible for Free Lunch
55%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
13%
6%
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School District Name
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Students: 200 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 11:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 32%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in TX
  • Math Proficiency
    : 25-29% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 30-34% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.50 (Btm 50%)

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