Brownwood High School

2100 Slayden, Brownwood, TX 76801 | (325) 646-9549
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Student Enrollment: 829
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3 out of 5 | 2 Reviews
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
  • Enrolls 829 high school students from grades 9-12
  • Ranks 544th out of 1,325 high schools in TX.
  • 2010 Overall School AYP Met Status: Yes
  • National Blue Ribbon Schools Award 2009

Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: P O Box 730, Brownwood, TX 76804
  • Principal or Admin: Bill Faircloth
  • Fax: (325) 643-1365
  • Website: www.brownwoodisd.com
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
    All students of this school are eligible for participation in authorized programs.
School District Details

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 829
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 66.2
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 12.5
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 441 (53.2%)
  • Females: 388 (46.8%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 92 (11.1%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 300 (36.2%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 392 (47.3%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Brownwood High School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian--
Black637.6%
Asian30.4%
Hispanic27332.9%
White49059.1%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Brownwood High School
  Number Percent
9th Grade24829.9%
10th Grade22026.5%
11th Grade18722.6%
12th Grade17421.0%
Breakdown of College Ready Graduates (2009)
Percent Ready For College in Reading
School:
66.0%
District:
61.0%
State:
62.0%
Percent Ready For College in Math
School:
75.0%
District:
48.0%
State:
60.0%
Graduation & Dropout Rates (2009)
Graduation Rate
School:
92.2%
District:
91.4%
State:
80.6%
Dropout Rate
School:
3.0%
District:
2.5%
State:
9.4%
Faculty Breakdown (2010)
Average Teacher Experience
School:
13.8
District:
13.6
State:
11.3
Percent of Teachers With 1-5 Years Experience
School:
15.0%
District:
18.3%
State:
31.0%
Percent of Teachers With 6-10 Years Experience
School:
14.5%
District:
16.0%
State:
20.3%
Percent of Teachers With 11-20 Years Experience
School:
21.8%
District:
31.6%
State:
24.4%
Percent of Teachers With Greater Than 20 Years Experience
School:
32.1%
District:
26.0%
State:
18.3%
Faculty Salary (2010)
School Administration Average Base Salary
School:
$71,579
District:
$69,305
State:
$70,209
Teacher Average Base Salary
School:
$44,275
District:
$42,877
State:
$48,263
Beginning Teacher Average Base Salary
School:
$39,645
District:
$37,519
State:
$41,165
Teacher With 1-5 Years Experience Average Base Salary
School:
$33,645
State:
$43,527
Teacher With 6-10 Years Experience Average Base Salary
School:
$38,327
State:
$46,149
Teacher With 11-20 Years Experience Average Base Salary
School:
$45,346
State:
$50,153
Teacher With Greater Than 20 Years Experience Average Base Salary
School:
$53,573
State:
$58,427
Source: TX Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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3 out of 5 | 2 Reviews
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2 reviews for Brownwood High School

  • Reviewed by Former Student on August 28, 2009
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • my name is michael ortega i went to school at brownwood high school and i was wanting to ask how much would it cost for my transcripts to be transfered from brownwood to calhoun georgia? my email is ortegamichael76@yahoo.com thanks
  • Reviewed by Teacher on December 14, 2008
  • Rating: 1 (1 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • this school is the worst school ever. save your children and save your life

Test Scores and Performance Information

Overall School Rating

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How is this determined?
The overall school rating shows that Brownwood High School performed on average better than many other schools across the state on TAKS state exams in the following subjects:
  • English Language Arts
  • Math
  • Reading
  • Science
  • Social Studies
AYP and Performance (2010)
Overall AYP Met: Yes
SAT & ACT Exam Details (2009)
Percent of Students Taking SAT or ACT Exam
School:
72.5%
District:
59.8%
State:
61.5%
Percent of Test Takers Above Exam Criteria
School:
16.0%
District:
15.8%
State:
26.9%
SAT Average Score
School:
966.0
District:
968.0
State:
985.0
ACT Average Score
School:
19.3
District:
19.3
State:
20.5

TAKS - Test Proficiency by Grade and Subject

Grade 9 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201085.0%75.0%70.0%
200983.0%78.0%67.0%
200865.0%59.0%60.0%
 
Reading Test
201095.0%94.0%92.0%
200997.0%95.0%87.0%
200887.0%85.0%84.0%
 
Science Test
200845.0%--
 
Social Studies Test
200834.0%--
 

Grade 10 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
English Language Arts Test
201094.0%93.0%90.0%
200990.0%88.0%88.0%
200894.0%93.0%86.0%
 
Math Test
201084.0%82.0%74.0%
200967.0%65.0%65.0%
200875.0%74.0%63.0%
 
Science Test
201080.0%78.0%74.0%
200973.0%72.0%66.0%
200880.0%78.0%64.0%
 
Social Studies Test
201096.0%96.0%93.0%
200993.0%93.0%90.0%
200897.0%97.0%88.0%
 

Grade 11 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
English Language Arts Test
201092.0%92.0%93.0%
200996.0%94.0%92.0%
200896.0%94.0%90.0%
 
Math Test
201089.0%87.0%89.0%
200985.0%82.0%81.0%
200889.0%83.0%79.0%
 
Science Test
201094.0%91.0%91.0%
200989.0%85.0%85.0%
200887.0%81.0%80.0%
 
Social Studies Test
201097.0%97.0%98.0%
200998.0%98.0%97.0%
200897.0%96.0%95.0%
 
Source: TX Department of Education 2009-2010

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