Gatesville High School

205 South Lovers Ln, Gatesville, TX 76528 | (254) 865-8281
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Student Enrollment: 810
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5 out of 5 | 3 Reviews
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 311 S Lovers Ln, Gatesville, TX 76528
  • Principal or Admin: Mr Michael Barr
  • Fax: (254) 865-2293
  • Website: www.gatesvilleisd.org
School District Details

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 810
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 63.5
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 12.8
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 412 (50.9%)
  • Females: 398 (49.1%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 77 (9.5%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 215 (26.5%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 292 (36.0%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Gatesville High School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian40.5%
Black404.9%
Asian131.6%
Hispanic10312.7%
White65080.2%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Gatesville High School
  Number Percent
9th Grade21326.3%
10th Grade21426.4%
11th Grade18623.0%
12th Grade19724.3%
Breakdown of College Ready Graduates (2009)
Percent Ready For College in Reading
School:
61.0%
District:
61.0%
State:
62.0%
Percent Ready For College in Math
School:
61.0%
District:
19.0%
State:
60.0%
Graduation & Dropout Rates (2009)
Graduation Rate
School:
92.1%
District:
92.1%
State:
80.6%
Dropout Rate
School:
1.6%
District:
1.6%
State:
9.4%
Faculty Breakdown (2010)
Average Teacher Experience
School:
12.8
District:
13.8
State:
11.3
Percent of Teachers With 1-5 Years Experience
School:
28.9%
District:
24.0%
State:
31.0%
Percent of Teachers With 6-10 Years Experience
School:
22.9%
District:
21.7%
State:
20.3%
Percent of Teachers With 11-20 Years Experience
School:
23.1%
District:
26.7%
State:
24.4%
Percent of Teachers With Greater Than 20 Years Experience
School:
21.3%
District:
25.1%
State:
18.3%
Faculty Salary (2010)
School Administration Average Base Salary
School:
$70,787
District:
$67,080
State:
$70,209
Teacher Average Base Salary
School:
$40,700
District:
$40,590
State:
$48,263
Beginning Teacher Average Base Salary
School:
$30,319
District:
$28,939
State:
$41,165
Teacher With 1-5 Years Experience Average Base Salary
School:
$32,429
State:
$43,527
Teacher With 6-10 Years Experience Average Base Salary
School:
$36,879
State:
$46,149
Teacher With 11-20 Years Experience Average Base Salary
School:
$45,900
State:
$50,153
Teacher With Greater Than 20 Years Experience Average Base Salary
School:
$52,290
State:
$58,427
Source: TX Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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Overall Rating: 5

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3 reviews for Gatesville High School

  • Reviewed by Parent/Guardian on August 06, 2009
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • this is and good school but majority of the school is racist
  • Reviewed by Former Student on October 16, 2007
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • i love this school so much it is a good school learn at

Test Scores and Performance Information

Overall School Rating

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How is this determined?
The overall school rating shows that Gatesville High School performed on average about the same as 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:
58.3%
District:
58.3%
State:
61.5%
Percent of Test Takers Above Exam Criteria
School:
35.2%
District:
35.2%
State:
26.9%
SAT Average Score
School:
1,032.0
District:
1,032.0
State:
985.0
ACT Average Score
School:
21.6
District:
21.6
State:
20.5

TAKS - Test Proficiency by Grade and Subject

Grade 9 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201083.0%83.0%70.0%
200976.0%76.0%67.0%
200869.0%69.0%60.0%
 
Reading Test
201092.0%92.0%92.0%
200985.0%85.0%87.0%
200886.0%86.0%84.0%
 
Science Test
200828.0%--
 
Social Studies Test
200814.0%--
 

Grade 10 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
English Language Arts Test
201088.0%88.0%90.0%
200988.0%88.0%88.0%
200888.0%88.0%86.0%
 
Math Test
201072.0%72.0%74.0%
200964.0%64.0%65.0%
200857.0%57.0%63.0%
 
Science Test
201068.0%68.0%74.0%
200969.0%69.0%66.0%
200865.0%65.0%64.0%
 
Social Studies Test
201093.0%93.0%93.0%
200992.0%92.0%90.0%
200889.0%89.0%88.0%
 

Grade 11 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
English Language Arts Test
201089.0%89.0%93.0%
200993.0%93.0%92.0%
200892.0%92.0%90.0%
 
Math Test
201092.0%92.0%89.0%
200981.0%81.0%81.0%
200883.0%83.0%79.0%
 
Science Test
201090.0%90.0%91.0%
200990.0%90.0%85.0%
200884.0%84.0%80.0%
 
Social Studies Test
201097.0%97.0%98.0%
200998.0%98.0%97.0%
200895.0%95.0%95.0%
 
Source: TX Department of Education 2009-2010

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