1200 E Polk
Pharr, TX 78577
Rating
1/
10
Bottom 50%
Psja Sonia M Sotomayor High School serves 106 students in grades 9-12.
Psja Sonia M Sotomayor 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 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is ≤20% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 51%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 20-29% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 47%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the Texas state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Texas state average of 72% (majority Hispanic).

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Psja Sonia M Sotomayor High School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Texas for:

School Overview

Psja Sonia M Sotomayor High School's student population of 106 students has declined by 24% over five school years.
The teacher population of 10 teachers has declined by 28% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
Total Students
106 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
10 teachers
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School Rankings

Psja Sonia M Sotomayor High School is ranked within the bottom 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 Psja Sonia M Sotomayor High School is 0.02, 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 Data
This School
State Level (TX)
Overall Testing Rank
#7735 out of 8043 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
≤20%
51%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
20-29%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
11:1
15:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
4%
Hispanic
99%
52%
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Black
n/a
13%
White
1%
28%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
2%
All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.02
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Graduation Rate
70-74%
89%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
99%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (06-07)
1%
8%
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Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • School Type: Alternative school
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Students: 106 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 11:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 99%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 70-74% (Btm 50% in TX)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : ≤20% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 20-29% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.02 (Btm 50%)

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