Pleasant Grove High School

  • Pleasant Grove High School serves 634 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the TX average of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 25% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 71%.
  • Pleasant Grove High School operates within the Pleasant Grove Independent School District.
  • Pleasant Grove Independent School District's 95% graduation rate is higher than the TX state average of 83%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 634 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 52 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students634 students
Pleasant Grove High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender %Pleasant Grove High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers52 teachers
Pleasant Grove High School Total Teachers (1987-2015)
Students by GradePleasant Grove High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(TX) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio12:115:1
Pleasant Grove High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2015)
Asian
4%
4%
Pleasant Grove High School Asian Students (1988-2015)
Hispanic
5%
52%
Pleasant Grove High School Black Students (1991-2015)
Black
14%
13%
Pleasant Grove High School Black Students (1988-2015)
White
75%
29%
Pleasant Grove High School White Students (1988-2015)
Two or more races
2%
2%
Pleasant Grove High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsPleasant Grove High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownTX All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.420.63
Pleasant Grove High School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
9%
52%
Pleasant Grove High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1995-2015)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
2%
6%
Pleasant Grove High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2015)

District Comparison

  • Pleasant Grove Independent School District's student population of 2,120 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 95% has increased from 87% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $9,772 in this district is less than the state average of $12,250. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $13,870 is higher than the state average of $12,682. The district spending/student has grown by 49% over four years.
School District NamePleasant Grove Independent School District
Number of Schools
Managed
4
3
Number of Students Managed2,120825
Pleasant Grove Independent School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
Graduation Rate95%83%
Pleasant Grove Independent School District Graduation Rate (2001-2015)
District Total Revenue$20 MM$9 MM
Pleasant Grove Independent School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$28 MM$10 MM
Pleasant Grove Independent School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$9,772$12,250
Pleasant Grove Independent School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$13,870$12,682
Pleasant Grove Independent School District District Spending / Student (1995-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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