Poth J High School

  • Poth J High School serves 166 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is ≥95% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 78%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 85-89% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 72%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Texas state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 43% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Texas state average of 72%.

School Overview

  • Poth J High School's student population of 166 students has declined by 20% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 12 teachers has declined by 20% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students166 students
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Total Classroom Teachers12 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Poth J High School's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Poth J High School is 0.50, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (TX)
Overall School Rank#718 out of 7,879 schools
(Top 10%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)≥95%
78%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)85-89%
72%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:115:1
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Hispanic
42%
52%
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Black
1%
13%
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White
57%
28%
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Two or more races
n/a
2%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Poth J High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in TX.
Diversity Score0.500.41
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Eligible for Free Lunch
32%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePoth Isd School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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