Silsbee High School

  • Silsbee High School serves 803 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the TX average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 24% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 71%.
  • Silsbee High School operates within the Silsbee Independent School District.
  • Silsbee Independent School District's 89% graduation rate is higher than the TX state average of 83%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 803 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 57 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 803 students
Silsbee High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Silsbee High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 57 teachers
Silsbee High School Total Teachers (1987-2015)
Students by Grade Silsbee High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has stayed the same over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.39 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 14:1 16:1
Silsbee High School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2015)
Asian
n/a
4%
Silsbee High School Asian Students (2008-2014)
Hispanic
6%
52%
Silsbee High School Black Students (1990-2015)
Black
17%
13%
Silsbee High School Black Students (1988-2015)
White
76%
29%
Silsbee High School White Students (1988-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Silsbee High School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
1%
2%
Silsbee High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic Groups Silsbee 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.
0.39 0.41
Silsbee 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.
38%
52%
Silsbee High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1994-2015)
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.
8%
6%
Silsbee High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2015)

District Comparison

  • Silsbee Independent School District's student population of 2,787 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 89% has decreased from 97% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $10,549 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 $10,921 is less than the state average of $11,704. The district spending/student has grown by 9% over four years.
School District Name Silsbee Independent School District
Number of Schools
Managed
5
3
Number of Students Managed 2,787 825
Silsbee Independent School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 89% 83%
Silsbee Independent School District Graduation Rate (2000-2010)
District Total Revenue $29 MM $10 MM
Silsbee Independent School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $30 MM $10 MM
Silsbee Independent School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $10,549 $12,126
Silsbee Independent School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $10,921 $11,704
Silsbee Independent 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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