Yates High School

3703 Sampson St, Houston, TX 77004 | (713) 748-5400
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Student Enrollment: 1,213
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
Additional Contact Information
  • Principal or Admin: Winston S Steele
  • Fax: (713) 746-8206
  • Website: www.houstonisd.org
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: 1,213
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 81.8
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 14.8
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 603 (49.7%)
  • Females: 610 (50.3%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 43 (3.5%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 249 (20.5%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 292 (24.1%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Yates High School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian--
Black1,11692.0%
Asian60.5%
Hispanic887.3%
White30.2%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Yates High School
  Number Percent
9th Grade42034.6%
10th Grade24620.3%
11th Grade32126.5%
12th Grade22618.6%
Breakdown of College Ready Graduates (2009)
Percent Ready For College in Reading
School:
41.0%
District:
56.0%
State:
62.0%
Percent Ready For College in Math
School:
43.0%
District:
40.0%
State:
60.0%
Graduation & Dropout Rates (2009)
Graduation Rate
School:
66.7%
District:
70.0%
State:
80.6%
Dropout Rate
School:
16.5%
District:
15.8%
State:
9.4%
Faculty Breakdown (2010)
Average Teacher Experience
School:
12.0
District:
11.8
State:
11.3
Percent of Teachers With 1-5 Years Experience
School:
25.5%
District:
30.1%
State:
31.0%
Percent of Teachers With 6-10 Years Experience
School:
23.2%
District:
21.1%
State:
20.3%
Percent of Teachers With 11-20 Years Experience
School:
20.3%
District:
21.6%
State:
24.4%
Percent of Teachers With Greater Than 20 Years Experience
School:
22.5%
District:
21.1%
State:
18.3%
Faculty Salary (2010)
School Administration Average Base Salary
School:
$79,124
District:
$78,780
State:
$70,209
Teacher Average Base Salary
School:
$53,237
District:
$52,535
State:
$48,263
Beginning Teacher Average Base Salary
School:
$44,987
District:
$45,070
State:
$41,165
Teacher With 1-5 Years Experience Average Base Salary
School:
$46,259
State:
$43,527
Teacher With 6-10 Years Experience Average Base Salary
School:
$50,094
State:
$46,149
Teacher With 11-20 Years Experience Average Base Salary
School:
$56,185
State:
$50,153
Teacher With Greater Than 20 Years Experience Average Base Salary
School:
$64,887
State:
$58,427
Source: TX Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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