Refugio High School

212 W Vance St
Refugio, TX 78377
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
2/
10
Bottom 50%
Refugio High School serves 202 students in grades 9-12.
Refugio 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 30-39% (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 20-24% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the Texas state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 79% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Texas state average of 72% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Refugio High School's student population of 202 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 19 teachers has declined by 20% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students202 students
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Total Classroom Teachers19 teachers
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School Comparison

Refugio 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 Refugio High School is 0.58, 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
#7035 out of 7999 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
30-39%
49%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
20-24%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio11:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
4%
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Hispanic
60%
52%
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Black
16%
13%
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White
21%
28%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
2%
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Diversity Score
0.580.64
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Graduation Rate
80-89%
89%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
65%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameRefugio Independent School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school and middle school to Refugio High School is Woodsboro High School (6.0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Refugio Elementary School (0.4 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Refugio Refugio Elementary School Math: 39% | Reading: 37%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 392 students
    0.4 miles
    601 Crockett Rd
    Refugio, TX 78377
    (361) 526-4844
    0.4 PK-6 392
  • Woodsboro Woodsboro High School Math: 40-44% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 7-12 | 192 students
    6.0 miles
    508 Kasten St
    Woodsboro, TX 78393
    (361) 543-4521
    6 7-12 192
  • Woodsboro Woodsboro Elementary School Math: 35-39% | Reading: 30-34%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 258 students
    6.3 miles
    503 Myrtle St
    Woodsboro, TX 78393
    (361) 543-4518
    6.3 PK-6 258
  • Refugio Refugio J High School Math: 20-24% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 7-8 | 111 students
    6.5 miles
    410 W Vance St
    Refugio, TX 78377
    (361) 526-2434
    6.5 7-8 111
  • Rockport Fulton 4-5 Learning Center Math: 51% | Reading: 48%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 4-5 | 374 students
    22.3 miles
    314 N 6th St
    Rockport, TX 78381
    (361) 790-2240
    22.3 4-5 374

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