Falls City High School

525 North Nelson St, Falls City, TX 78113 | (830) 254-3551
  • Grades: 7-12
  • Student Enrollment: 163
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: P O Box 399, Falls City, TX 78113
  • Principal or Admin: Mrs Christine Blocker
  • Fax: (830) 254-3354
  • Website: www.fcisd.net
School District Details

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 163
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 16.1
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 10.1
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 79 (48.5%)
  • Females: 84 (51.5%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 10 (6.1%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 19 (11.7%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 29 (17.8%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Falls City High School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian--
Black--
Asian--
Hispanic2314.1%
White14085.9%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Falls City High School
  Number Percent
7th Grade2314.1%
8th Grade2112.9%
9th Grade3219.6%
10th Grade2917.8%
11th Grade4024.5%
12th Grade1811.0%
Breakdown of College Ready Graduates (2009)
Percent Ready For College in Reading
School:
80.0%
District:
80.0%
State:
62.0%
Percent Ready For College in Math
School:
95.0%
State:
60.0%
Graduation & Dropout Rates (2009)
Graduation Rate
School:
100.0%
District:
100.0%
State:
80.6%
Faculty Breakdown (2010)
Average Teacher Experience
School:
15.1
District:
16.9
State:
11.3
Percent of Teachers With 1-5 Years Experience
School:
13.4%
District:
10.8%
State:
31.0%
Percent of Teachers With 6-10 Years Experience
School:
21.4%
District:
14.4%
State:
20.3%
Percent of Teachers With 11-20 Years Experience
School:
19.7%
District:
23.0%
State:
24.4%
Percent of Teachers With Greater Than 20 Years Experience
School:
39.3%
District:
48.1%
State:
18.3%
Faculty Salary (2010)
School Administration Average Base Salary
School:
$65,419
District:
$66,521
State:
$70,209
Teacher Average Base Salary
School:
$43,125
District:
$44,363
State:
$48,263
Beginning Teacher Average Base Salary
School:
$29,765
District:
$29,765
State:
$41,165
Teacher With 1-5 Years Experience Average Base Salary
School:
$32,697
State:
$43,527
Teacher With 6-10 Years Experience Average Base Salary
School:
$38,303
State:
$46,149
Teacher With 11-20 Years Experience Average Base Salary
School:
$44,240
State:
$50,153
Teacher With Greater Than 20 Years Experience Average Base Salary
School:
$50,863
State:
$58,427
Source: TX Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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Test Scores and Performance Information

Overall School Rating

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How is this determined?
The overall school rating shows that Falls City High School performed on average much better than most other schools across the state on TAKS state exams in the following subjects:
  • English Language Arts
  • Math
  • Reading
  • Science
  • Social Studies
  • Writing
AYP and Performance (2010)
Overall AYP Met: Yes
SAT & ACT Exam Details (2009)
Percent of Students Taking SAT or ACT Exam
School:
85.7%
District:
85.7%
State:
61.5%
Percent of Test Takers Above Exam Criteria
School:
33.3%
District:
33.3%
State:
26.9%
SAT Average Score
School:
1,015.0
District:
1,015.0
State:
985.0
ACT Average Score
School:
22.4
District:
22.4
State:
20.5

TAKS - Test Proficiency by Grade and Subject

Grade 7 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201095.0%95.0%81.0%
200989.0%89.0%79.0%
200897.0%97.0%76.0%
 
Reading Test
201095.0%95.0%86.0%
200995.0%95.0%84.0%
200893.0%93.0%84.0%
 
Writing Test
2010100.0%100.0%74.0%
2009100.0%100.0%72.0%
200897.0%97.0%70.0%
 

Grade 8 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
2010100.0%100.0%80.0%
200997.0%97.0%79.0%
2008100.0%100.0%75.0%
 
Reading Test
2010100.0%100.0%91.0%
2009100.0%100.0%93.0%
2008100.0%100.0%92.0%
 
Science Test
2010100.0%100.0%78.0%
200990.0%90.0%72.0%
200896.0%96.0%68.0%
 
Social Studies Test
2010100.0%100.0%95.0%
2009100.0%100.0%92.0%
2008100.0%100.0%90.0%
 

Grade 9 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201097.0%97.0%70.0%
200996.0%96.0%67.0%
200897.0%97.0%60.0%
 
Reading Test
2010100.0%100.0%92.0%
2009100.0%100.0%87.0%
200897.0%97.0%84.0%
 
Science Test
200882.0%--
 
Social Studies Test
200821.0%--
 

Grade 10 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
English Language Arts Test
2010100.0%100.0%90.0%
200997.0%97.0%88.0%
200894.0%94.0%86.0%
 
Math Test
2010100.0%100.0%74.0%
200997.0%97.0%65.0%
200888.0%88.0%63.0%
 
Science Test
201093.0%93.0%74.0%
200995.0%95.0%66.0%
200881.0%81.0%64.0%
 
Social Studies Test
2010100.0%100.0%93.0%
2009100.0%100.0%90.0%
200894.0%94.0%88.0%
 

Grade 11 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
English Language Arts Test
201097.0%97.0%93.0%
200994.0%94.0%92.0%
2008100.0%100.0%90.0%
 
Math Test
2010100.0%100.0%89.0%
200994.0%94.0%81.0%
2008100.0%100.0%79.0%
 
Science Test
201097.0%97.0%91.0%
200994.0%94.0%85.0%
2008100.0%100.0%80.0%
 
Social Studies Test
2010100.0%100.0%98.0%
200994.0%94.0%97.0%
2008100.0%100.0%95.0%
 
Source: TX Department of Education 2009-2010

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