Phoenix High School

  • Phoenix High School serves 48 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is <50% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 78%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is ≤20% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 72%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Phoenix 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 12:1 is lower than the Texas state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 85% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Texas state average of 72%.

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School Overview

  • Phoenix High School's student population of 48 students has grown by 45% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 4 teachers has grown by 300% over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students48 students
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Total Classroom Teachers4 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Phoenix 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 12:1 has decreased from 33:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Phoenix High School is 0.44, 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)#7809 out of 7953 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient) (16-17)<50%
78%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)≤20%
72%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:115:1
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Hispanic
73%
52%
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Black
10%
13%
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White
15%
28%
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Two or more races
2%
2%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Phoenix High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in TX.
Diversity Score0.440.63
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Graduation Rate40-49%
89%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
75%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameElgin Independent School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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