Pleasanton J High School

1170 Jolly St
Pleasanton, TX 78064
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Pleasanton J High School serves 754 students in grades 6-8.
Pleasanton 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 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 35% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 49%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 33% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the Texas state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 69% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Texas state average of 72% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

Pleasanton J High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Texas for:

School Overview

Pleasanton J High School's student population of 754 students has grown by 46% over five school years.
The teacher population of 49 teachers has grown by 16% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students754 students
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Total Classroom Teachers49 teachers
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School Comparison

Pleasanton J High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 7,999 schools in Texas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Pleasanton J 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.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (TX)
Overall Testing Rank
#6197 out of 7999 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
35%
49%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
33%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
1%
4%
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Hispanic
67%
52%
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Black
n/a
13%
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White
31%
28%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
2%
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Diversity Score
0.460.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
51%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePleasanton Independent School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Pleasanton J High School is Pleasanton Isd School Of Choice (0.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Jourdanton Daep (0.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Pleasanton Primary (0.3 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Pleasanton Pleasanton Primary
    Grades: PK-1 | 711 students
    0.3 miles
    1209 Downey Dr
    Pleasanton, TX 78064
    (830) 569-1325
    0.3 PK-1 711
  • Pleasanton Pleasanton Isd School Of Choice Alternative School
    Grades: 11-12 | 16 students
    0.6 miles
    1411 Bensdale Rd
    Pleasanton, TX 78064
    (830) 569-1250
    0.6 11-12 16
  • Jourdanton Jourdanton Daep Alternative School
    Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 7-11 | 6 students
    0.8 miles
    1508 Campbell Ave
    Jourdanton, TX 78026
    (830) 769-2925
    0.8 7-11 6
  • Pleasanton Pleasanton Elementary School Math: 37% | Reading: 33%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 2-5 | 1,113 student
    0.8 miles
    101 Grant St
    Pleasanton, TX 78064
    (830) 569-1340
    0.8 2-5 1,113
  • Pleasanton Pleasanton High School Math: 44% | Reading: 35%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 994 students
    1.5 miles
    1100 W Adams St
    Pleasanton, TX 78064
    (830) 569-1250
    1.5 9-12 994

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