Tompkins High School

  • Tompkins High School serves 3,375 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 95% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 78%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 92% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 72%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Tompkins High School placed in the top 5% of all schools in Texas for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the Texas state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 56% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is lower than the Texas state average of 72%.

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Tompkins High School's student population of 3,375 students has grown by 108% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 178 teachers has grown by 91% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students3,375 students
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Total Classroom Teachers178 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Tompkins High School is ranked within the top 5% of all 7,953 schools in Texas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has increased from 17:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Tompkins High School is 0.70, which is more 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 School Rank (16-17)#334 out of 7953 schools
(Top 5%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
95%
78%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
92%
72%
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Student : Teacher Ratio19:115:1
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Asian
21%
4%
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Hispanic
25%
52%
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Black
8%
13%
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White
44%
28%
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Two or more races
2%
2%
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Diversity Score0.700.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
5%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameKaty Independent School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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