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 15:1.
  • 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 12% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 136 teachers has grown by 16% over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students2,421 students
Smithson Valley High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender %Smithson Valley High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers136 teachers
Smithson Valley High School Total Teachers (1987-2015)
Students by GradeSmithson Valley High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(TX) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio18:115:1
Smithson Valley High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2015)
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)
Two or more races
2%
2%
Smithson Valley High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsSmithson Valley High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownTX 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.
0.540.63
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 (1995-2015)
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 (1999-2015)

District Comparison

  • Comal Independent School District's student population of 20,327 students has grown by 8% over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 97% has increased from 89% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $9,763 in this district is less than the state average of $12,250. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $15,939 is higher than the state average of $12,682. The district spending/student has grown by 93% over four years.
School District NameComal Independent School District
Number of Schools
Managed
29
3
Number of Students Managed20,327825
Comal Independent School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
Graduation Rate97%83%
Comal Independent School District Graduation Rate (2001-2015)
District Total Revenue$183 MM$9 MM
Comal Independent School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$298 MM$10 MM
Comal Independent School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$9,763$12,250
Comal Independent School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$15,939$12,682
Comal Independent School District District Spending / Student (1995-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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