Shepton High School

  • Shepton High School serves 1,459 students in grades 9-10.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 38% (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 67% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Shepton High School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Texas for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the Texas state level of 15:1.

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • Shepton High School's student population of 1,459 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 95 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-10
Total Students1,459 students
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Total Classroom Teachers95 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Shepton High School is ranked within the top 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 school's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has decreased from 17:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Shepton High School is 0.71, which is more 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#3007 out of 7999 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
38%
49%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
67%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1
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American Indian
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Asian
13%
4%
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Hispanic
20%
52%
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Black
19%
13%
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White
45%
28%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
2%
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Diversity Score0.710.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
21%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePlano Independent School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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