San Benito High School

  • San Benito High School serves 2,027 students in grades 10-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the TX average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 71%.
  • San Benito High School operates within the San Benito Cisd School District.
  • San Benito Cisd School District's 72% graduation rate is lower than the TX state average of 83%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 2027 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 152 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 10-12
Total Students 2,027 students
San Benito High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % San Benito High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 152 teachers
San Benito High School Total Teachers (1987-2015)
Students by Grade San Benito High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has decreased from 14:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.00 is less than the state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (TX) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 13:1 16:1
San Benito High School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2015)
Hispanic
100%
52%
San Benito High School Black Students (1988-2015)
White
n/a
29%
San Benito High School White Students (1990-2014)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
San Benito High School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
All Ethnic Groups San Benito High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown TX All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
n/a 0.41
San Benito High School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
68%
52%
San Benito High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1992-2015)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
n/a
6%
San Benito High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2009)

District Comparison

  • San Benito Cisd School District's student population of 11,035 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 72% has decreased from 94% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $10,260 in this district is less than the state average of $12,126. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $9,733 is less than the state average of $11,704. The district spending/student has declined by 5% over four years.
School District Name San Benito Cisd School District
Number of Schools
Managed
23
3
Number of Students Managed 11,035 825
San Benito Cisd School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 72% 83%
San Benito Cisd School District Graduation Rate (2000-2010)
District Total Revenue $113 MM $10 MM
San Benito Cisd School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $107 MM $10 MM
San Benito Cisd School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $10,260 $12,126
San Benito Cisd School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $9,733 $11,704
San Benito Cisd School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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