Slocum High School

5765 E State Hwy 294
Rank
5/
10
Bottom 50%
Slocum High School serves 114 students in grades 9-12.
Slocum 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 top 30%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 20-29% (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 50-59% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 8:1 is lower than the Texas state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 8% of the student body (majority Hispanic and American Indian), which is lower than the Texas state average of 72% (majority Hispanic).

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School Overview

Slocum High School's student population of 114 students has grown by 11% over five school years.
The teacher population of 15 teachers has grown by 15% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students114 students
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Total Classroom Teachers15 teachers
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School Comparison

Slocum 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 Slocum High School is 0.15, 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
#4688 out of 7999 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
20-29%
49%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
50-59%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio8:115:1
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American Indian
2%
1%
Asian
1%
4%
Hispanic
3%
52%
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Black
1%
13%
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White
92%
28%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
2%
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Diversity Score
0.150.64
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Graduation Rate
≥80%
89%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
30%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
12%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSlocum Independent School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Slocum High School is Elkhart High School (6.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Elkhart Middle School (0.0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Elkhart Elementary School (0.0 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Elkhart Elkhart Elementary School
    Grades: PK-2 | 337 students
    0.0 miles
    301 E Parker St
    Elkhart, TX 75839
    (903) 764-2979
    0 PK-2 337
  • Elkhart Elkhart Middle School Math: 46% | Reading: 51%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 277 students
    0.0 miles
    301 E Parker St
    Elkhart, TX 75839
    (903) 764-2459
    0 6-8 277
  • Elkhart Slocum Pk - 8 Math: 40-44% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-8 | 309 students
    0.0 miles
    5765 E State Hwy 294
    Elkhart, TX 75839
    (903) 478-3624
    0 PK-8 309
  • Palestine Westwood Primary
    Grades: PK-2 | 434 students
    5.6 miles
    1701 W Point Tap Rd
    Palestine, TX 75802
    (903) 729-1787
    5.6 PK-2 434
  • Elkhart Elkhart High School Math: 55-59% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 383 students
    6.7 miles
    9002 S State Hwy 19
    Elkhart, TX 75839
    (903) 764-5161
    6.7 9-12 383

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