Pleasant Grove High School

5406 Mc Knight
Texarkana, TX 75503
(School attendance zone shown in map)
8/
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Top 30%
Serving 763 students in grades 9-12, Pleasant Grove High School ranks in the top 30% of all schools in Texas for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 30%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 50-54% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 41%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 62% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 51%).
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Texas state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 28% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Texas state average of 74% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 763 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 28%
  • : ≥95% (Top 20% in TX)
  • : Top 30%
  • : 50-54% (Top 30%)
  • : 62% (Top 30%)
  • : 69% (Top 10%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), TX Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

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

School Overview

Pleasant Grove High School's student population of 763 students has grown by 11% over five school years.
The teacher population of 64 teachers has grown by 10% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
Total Students
763 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
64 teachers
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School Rankings

Pleasant Grove High School ranks within the top 30% of all 8,188 schools in Texas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Pleasant Grove High School is 0.46, 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.
This School
State Level (TX)
#1743 out of 8188 schools
(Top 30%)
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50-54%
41%
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62%
51%
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69%
46%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Science of Pleasant Grove High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Science of public schools in Texas by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
12:1
14:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
3%
5%
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Hispanic
5%
53%
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Black
15%
13%
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White
72%
26%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
3%
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All Ethnic Groups
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0.46
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≥95%
90%
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
22%
57%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
4%
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Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), TX Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Pleasant Grove High School's ranking?
Pleasant Grove High School is ranked #1743 out of 8,188 schools, which ranks it among the top 30% of public schools in Texas.
What schools are Pleasant Grove High School often compared to?
Pleasant Grove High Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Texas High School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
50-54% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 41% TX state average), while 62% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 51% TX state average).
What is the graduation rate of Pleasant Grove High School?
The graduation rate of Pleasant Grove High School is 95%, which is higher than the Texas state average of 90%.
How many students attend Pleasant Grove High School?
763 students attend Pleasant Grove High School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
72% of Pleasant Grove High School students are White, 15% of students are Black, 5% of students are Hispanic, 4% of students are Two or more races, 3% of students are Asian, and 1% of students are American Indian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Pleasant Grove High School?
Pleasant Grove High School has a student ration of 12:1, which is lower than the Texas state average of 14:1.
What grades does Pleasant Grove High School offer ?
Pleasant Grove High School offers enrollment in grades 9-12
What school district is Pleasant Grove High School part of?
Pleasant Grove High School is part of Pleasant Grove ISD School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 763 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 28%
  • : ≥95% (Top 20%)
  • : Top 30%
  • : 50-54% (Top 30%)
  • : 62% (Top 30%)
  • : 69% (Top 10%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), TX Dept. of Education

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