Plainview High School

1501 Quincy St
Plainview, TX 79072
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
7/
10
Top 50%
Plainview High School serves 1,388 students in grades 9-12.
Plainview High School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Texas for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 68% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 51%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 42% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 47%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Texas state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 81% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Texas state average of 72% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

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

School Overview

Plainview High School's student population of 1,388 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 97 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,388 students
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Total Classroom Teachers97 teachers
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School Rankings

Plainview High School is ranked within the top 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 Plainview High 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
#2536 out of 8043 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
68%
51%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
42%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
1%
4%
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Hispanic
75%
52%
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Black
4%
13%
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White
19%
28%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
2%
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Diversity Score
0.400.64
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Graduation Rate
93%
89%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
56%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePlainview Independent School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school and middle school to Plainview High School is Estacado Middle School (0.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Highland Elementary School (0.3 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Plainview Highland Elementary School Math: 40-44% | Reading: 30-34%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 440 students
    0.3 miles
    1707 W 11th St
    Plainview, TX 79072
    (806) 293-6045
    0.3 PK-5 440
  • Plainview Estacado Middle School Math: 44% | Reading: 36%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-9 | 592 students
    0.6 miles
    2500 W 20th St
    Plainview, TX 79072
    (806) 293-6015
    0.6 6-9 592
  • Abernathy Abernathy Daep Alternative School
    Grades: 9-10 | 2 students
    0.7 miles
    1200 Houston
    Abernathy, TX 79311
    (806) 298-4940
    0.7 9-10 2
  • Plainview Edgemere Elementary School Math: 41% | Reading: 36%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 471 students
    0.7 miles
    2600 W 20th St
    Plainview, TX 79072
    (806) 293-6040
    0.7 PK-5 471
  • Plainview Hale County Jjaep Alternative School
    Grades: 7-11 | 29 students
    0.7 miles
    1200 Houston St
    Plainview, TX 79073
    (806) 291-5230
    0.7 7-11 29

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