George West High School

1013 Houston St, George West, TX 78022 | (361) 449-1914
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Student Enrollment: 366
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School Description

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Additional Contact Information
  • Principal or Admin: Mr James Newberry
  • Fax: (361) 449-3128
  • Website: www.gwisd.esc2.net
School District Details

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 366
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 31.8
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 11.5
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 176 (48.1%)
  • Females: 190 (51.9%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 26 (7.1%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 119 (32.5%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 145 (39.6%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
George West High School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian10.3%
Black30.8%
Asian30.8%
Hispanic16244.3%
White19753.8%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For George West High School
  Number Percent
9th Grade10528.7%
10th Grade8723.8%
11th Grade6918.9%
12th Grade10528.7%
Breakdown of College Ready Graduates (2009)
Percent Ready For College in Reading
School:
58.0%
District:
58.0%
State:
62.0%
Percent Ready For College in Math
School:
61.0%
District:
23.0%
State:
60.0%
Graduation & Dropout Rates (2009)
Graduation Rate
School:
79.4%
District:
79.4%
State:
80.6%
Dropout Rate
School:
10.3%
District:
10.3%
State:
9.4%
Faculty Breakdown (2010)
Average Teacher Experience
School:
14.9
District:
15.8
State:
11.3
Percent of Teachers With 1-5 Years Experience
School:
24.1%
District:
16.9%
State:
31.0%
Percent of Teachers With 6-10 Years Experience
School:
8.4%
District:
9.0%
State:
20.3%
Percent of Teachers With 11-20 Years Experience
School:
32.8%
District:
30.3%
State:
24.4%
Percent of Teachers With Greater Than 20 Years Experience
School:
28.6%
District:
36.0%
State:
18.3%
Faculty Salary (2010)
School Administration Average Base Salary
School:
$72,024
District:
$71,622
State:
$70,209
Teacher Average Base Salary
School:
$45,340
District:
$45,615
State:
$48,263
Beginning Teacher Average Base Salary
School:
$42,234
District:
$38,673
State:
$41,165
Teacher With 1-5 Years Experience Average Base Salary
School:
$35,796
State:
$43,527
Teacher With 6-10 Years Experience Average Base Salary
School:
$39,368
State:
$46,149
Teacher With 11-20 Years Experience Average Base Salary
School:
$48,699
State:
$50,153
Teacher With Greater Than 20 Years Experience Average Base Salary
School:
$51,958
State:
$58,427
Source: TX Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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