Leon High School

Hwy 79 South, Jewett, TX 75846 | (903) 626-1475
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Student Enrollment: 221
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School Description

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Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: P O Box 157, Jewett, TX 75846
  • Principal or Admin: David Jones
  • Fax: (903) 626-1490
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: 221
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 23.6
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 9.4
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 112 (50.7%)
  • Females: 109 (49.3%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 11 (5.0%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 70 (31.7%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 81 (36.7%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Leon High School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian--
Black135.9%
Asian52.3%
Hispanic4520.4%
White15871.5%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Leon High School
  Number Percent
9th Grade5725.8%
10th Grade5625.3%
11th Grade5725.8%
12th Grade5123.1%
Breakdown of College Ready Graduates (2009)
Percent Ready For College in Reading
School:
52.0%
District:
52.0%
State:
62.0%
Percent Ready For College in Math
School:
48.0%
District:
38.0%
State:
60.0%
Graduation & Dropout Rates (2009)
Graduation Rate
School:
91.1%
District:
91.1%
State:
80.6%
Dropout Rate
School:
7.1%
District:
7.1%
State:
9.4%
Faculty Breakdown (2010)
Average Teacher Experience
School:
13.1
District:
13.5
State:
11.3
Percent of Teachers With 1-5 Years Experience
School:
8.5%
District:
17.2%
State:
31.0%
Percent of Teachers With 6-10 Years Experience
School:
33.2%
District:
22.4%
State:
20.3%
Percent of Teachers With 11-20 Years Experience
School:
28.3%
District:
33.2%
State:
24.4%
Percent of Teachers With Greater Than 20 Years Experience
School:
21.5%
District:
22.9%
State:
18.3%
Faculty Salary (2010)
School Administration Average Base Salary
School:
$77,542
District:
$68,864
State:
$70,209
Teacher Average Base Salary
School:
$45,341
District:
$43,852
State:
$48,263
Beginning Teacher Average Base Salary
School:
$30,692
District:
$30,692
State:
$41,165
Teacher With 1-5 Years Experience Average Base Salary
School:
$34,898
State:
$43,527
Teacher With 6-10 Years Experience Average Base Salary
School:
$44,291
State:
$46,149
Teacher With 11-20 Years Experience Average Base Salary
School:
$46,758
State:
$50,153
Teacher With Greater Than 20 Years Experience Average Base Salary
School:
$55,056
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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How is this determined?
The overall school rating shows that Leon 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:
57.4%
District:
57.4%
State:
61.5%
Percent of Test Takers Above Exam Criteria
School:
14.8%
District:
14.8%
State:
26.9%
SAT Average Score
School:
929.0
District:
929.0
State:
985.0
ACT Average Score
School:
19.3
District:
19.3
State:
20.5

TAKS - Test Proficiency by Grade and Subject

Grade 9 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201065.0%65.0%70.0%
200971.0%71.0%67.0%
200881.0%81.0%60.0%
 
Reading Test
201092.0%92.0%92.0%
200992.0%92.0%87.0%
200896.0%96.0%84.0%
 
Science Test
200832.0%--
 
Social Studies Test
20088.0%--
 

Grade 10 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
English Language Arts Test
201098.0%98.0%90.0%
200996.0%96.0%88.0%
200879.0%79.0%86.0%
 
Math Test
201081.0%81.0%74.0%
200973.0%73.0%65.0%
200866.0%66.0%63.0%
 
Science Test
201083.0%83.0%74.0%
200965.0%65.0%66.0%
200857.0%57.0%64.0%
 
Social Studies Test
201090.0%90.0%93.0%
200994.0%94.0%90.0%
200887.0%87.0%88.0%
 

Grade 11 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
English Language Arts Test
201098.0%98.0%93.0%
200991.0%91.0%92.0%
200889.0%89.0%90.0%
 
Math Test
201094.0%94.0%89.0%
200979.0%79.0%81.0%
200884.0%84.0%79.0%
 
Science Test
201092.0%92.0%91.0%
200984.0%84.0%85.0%
200881.0%81.0%80.0%
 
Social Studies Test
201098.0%98.0%98.0%
2009100.0%100.0%97.0%
200896.0%96.0%95.0%
 
Source: TX Department of Education 2009-2010

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