Taylor High School

  • Taylor High School serves 967 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the TX average of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 71% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is equal to the state average of 71%.
  • Taylor High School operates within the Taylor Independent School District.
  • Taylor Independent School District's 79% graduation rate is lower than the TX state average of 83%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 967 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 84 teachers has grown by 13% over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students967 students
Taylor High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender %Taylor High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers84 teachers
Taylor High School Total Teachers (1987-2015)
Students by GradeTaylor High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(TX) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio12:115:1
Taylor High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2015)
Asian
n/a
4%
Taylor High School Asian Students (1990-2014)
Hispanic
59%
52%
Taylor High School Black Students (1988-2015)
Black
11%
13%
Taylor High School Black Students (1988-2015)
White
29%
29%
Taylor High School White Students (1988-2015)
Two or more races
1%
2%
Taylor High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsTaylor 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.
0.560.63
Taylor 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.
47%
52%
Taylor 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.
12%
6%
Taylor High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2015)

District Comparison

  • Taylor Independent School District's student population of 3,231 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 79% has increased from 69% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $10,427 in this district is less than the state average of $12,250. The district revenue/student has declined by 6% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $12,624 is less than the state average of $12,682. The district spending/student has grown by 14% over four years.
School District NameTaylor Independent School District
Number of Schools
Managed
7
3
Number of Students Managed3,231825
Taylor Independent School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
Graduation Rate79%83%
Taylor Independent School District Graduation Rate (2001-2015)
District Total Revenue$33 MM$9 MM
Taylor Independent School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$40 MM$10 MM
Taylor Independent School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$10,427$12,250
Taylor Independent School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$12,624$12,682
Taylor 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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