Childress High School

800 Ave J North West, Childress, TX 79201 | (940) 937-6131
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Student Enrollment: 317
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School Description

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Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 800 Ave J N W, Childress, TX 79201
  • Principal or Admin: Mr Toby Tucker
  • Fax: (940) 937-2039
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: 317
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 32.3
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 9.8
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 167 (52.7%)
  • Females: 150 (47.3%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 34 (10.7%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 100 (31.5%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 134 (42.3%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Childress High School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian10.3%
Black288.8%
Asian30.9%
Hispanic8225.9%
White20364.0%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Childress High School
  Number Percent
9th Grade8426.5%
10th Grade7924.9%
11th Grade7423.3%
12th Grade8025.2%
Breakdown of College Ready Graduates (2009)
Percent Ready For College in Reading
School:
54.0%
District:
54.0%
State:
62.0%
Percent Ready For College in Math
School:
51.0%
District:
26.0%
State:
60.0%
Graduation & Dropout Rates (2009)
Graduation Rate
School:
96.3%
District:
96.3%
State:
80.6%
Dropout Rate
School:
3.7%
District:
3.7%
State:
9.4%
Faculty Breakdown (2010)
Average Teacher Experience
School:
14.1
District:
13.7
State:
11.3
Percent of Teachers With 1-5 Years Experience
School:
12.4%
District:
16.6%
State:
31.0%
Percent of Teachers With 6-10 Years Experience
School:
21.4%
District:
24.5%
State:
20.3%
Percent of Teachers With 11-20 Years Experience
School:
35.3%
District:
25.6%
State:
24.4%
Percent of Teachers With Greater Than 20 Years Experience
School:
24.7%
District:
28.1%
State:
18.3%
Faculty Salary (2010)
School Administration Average Base Salary
School:
$54,798
District:
$61,303
State:
$70,209
Teacher Average Base Salary
School:
$41,824
District:
$40,870
State:
$48,263
Beginning Teacher Average Base Salary
School:
$31,134
District:
$29,941
State:
$41,165
Teacher With 1-5 Years Experience Average Base Salary
School:
$32,908
State:
$43,527
Teacher With 6-10 Years Experience Average Base Salary
School:
$36,985
State:
$46,149
Teacher With 11-20 Years Experience Average Base Salary
School:
$46,160
State:
$50,153
Teacher With Greater Than 20 Years Experience Average Base Salary
School:
$46,937
State:
$58,427
Source: TX Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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Test Scores and Performance Information

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The overall school rating shows that Childress 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 Test Takers Above Exam Criteria
School:
19.7%
District:
19.7%
State:
26.9%
ACT Average Score
School:
19.1
District:
19.1
State:
20.5

TAKS - Test Proficiency by Grade and Subject

Grade 9 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201082.0%82.0%70.0%
200974.0%74.0%67.0%
200865.0%65.0%60.0%
 
Reading Test
201097.0%97.0%92.0%
200991.0%91.0%87.0%
200897.0%97.0%84.0%
 
Science Test
200845.0%--
 
Social Studies Test
20088.0%--
 

Grade 10 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
English Language Arts Test
201088.0%88.0%90.0%
200995.0%95.0%88.0%
200895.0%95.0%86.0%
 
Math Test
201077.0%77.0%74.0%
200966.0%66.0%65.0%
200856.0%56.0%63.0%
 
Science Test
201066.0%66.0%74.0%
200969.0%69.0%66.0%
200860.0%60.0%64.0%
 
Social Studies Test
201097.0%97.0%93.0%
200998.0%98.0%90.0%
200890.0%90.0%88.0%
 

Grade 11 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
English Language Arts Test
201097.0%97.0%93.0%
200993.0%93.0%92.0%
200895.0%95.0%90.0%
 
Math Test
201089.0%89.0%89.0%
200975.0%75.0%81.0%
200875.0%75.0%79.0%
 
Science Test
201097.0%97.0%91.0%
200976.0%76.0%85.0%
200883.0%83.0%80.0%
 
Social Studies Test
201098.0%98.0%98.0%
200999.0%99.0%97.0%
200897.0%97.0%95.0%
 
Source: TX Department of Education 2009-2010

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