Smithson Valley High School

  • Smithson Valley High School serves 2,421 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the TX average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 42% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 71%.
  • Smithson Valley High School operates within the Comal Independent School District.
  • Comal Independent School District's 97% graduation rate is higher than the TX state average of 83%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 2421 students has grown by 16% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 136 teachers has grown by 15% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 2,421 students
Smithson Valley High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Smithson Valley High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 136 teachers
Smithson Valley High School Total Teachers (1987-2015)
Students by Grade Smithson Valley High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has increased from 17:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.54 is more 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 18:1 16:1
Smithson Valley High School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2015)
Asian
2%
4%
Smithson Valley High School Asian Students (2005-2015)
Hispanic
35%
52%
Smithson Valley High School Black Students (1988-2015)
Black
3%
13%
Smithson Valley High School Black Students (1996-2015)
White
58%
29%
Smithson Valley High School White Students (1988-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Smithson Valley High School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
2%
2%
Smithson Valley High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic Groups Smithson Valley 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.
0.54 0.41
Smithson Valley 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.
9%
52%
Smithson Valley 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.
2%
6%
Smithson Valley High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2015)

District Comparison

  • Comal Independent School District's student population of 20,327 students has grown by 14% over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 97% has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $10,209 in this district is less than the state average of $12,126. The district revenue/student has declined by 6% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $8,217 is less than the state average of $11,704. The district spending/student has declined by 46% over four years.
School District Name Comal Independent School District
Number of Schools
Managed
29
3
Number of Students Managed 20,327 825
Comal Independent School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 97% 83%
Comal Independent School District Graduation Rate (2000-2010)
District Total Revenue $199 MM $10 MM
Comal Independent School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $160 MM $10 MM
Comal Independent School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $10,209 $12,126
Comal Independent School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $8,217 $11,704
Comal 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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