Lorena High School

1 Leopard Ln, Lorena, TX 76655 | (254) 857-4604
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Student Enrollment: 464
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School Description

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Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: P O Box 97, Lorena, TX 76655
  • Principal or Admin: Mr Randy Blanchard
  • Fax: (254) 857-3883
  • Website: www.lorenaisd.net
School District Details

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 464
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 37.3
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 12.4
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 272 (58.6%)
  • Females: 192 (41.4%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 20 (4.3%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 26 (5.6%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 46 (9.9%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Lorena High School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian10.2%
Black61.3%
Asian51.1%
Hispanic5010.8%
White40286.6%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Lorena High School
  Number Percent
9th Grade10923.5%
10th Grade11925.6%
11th Grade10823.3%
12th Grade12827.6%
Breakdown of College Ready Graduates (2009)
Percent Ready For College in Reading
School:
76.0%
District:
76.0%
State:
62.0%
Percent Ready For College in Math
School:
62.0%
District:
63.0%
State:
60.0%
Graduation & Dropout Rates (2009)
Graduation Rate
School:
98.9%
District:
95.0%
State:
80.6%
Faculty Breakdown (2010)
Average Teacher Experience
School:
14.6
District:
15.1
State:
11.3
Percent of Teachers With 1-5 Years Experience
School:
16.0%
District:
14.1%
State:
31.0%
Percent of Teachers With 6-10 Years Experience
School:
9.3%
District:
17.6%
State:
20.3%
Percent of Teachers With 11-20 Years Experience
School:
42.5%
District:
32.5%
State:
24.4%
Percent of Teachers With Greater Than 20 Years Experience
School:
26.3%
District:
31.0%
State:
18.3%
Faculty Salary (2010)
School Administration Average Base Salary
School:
$75,600
District:
$72,337
State:
$70,209
Teacher Average Base Salary
School:
$43,120
District:
$42,280
State:
$48,263
Beginning Teacher Average Base Salary
School:
$35,956
District:
$33,490
State:
$41,165
Teacher With 1-5 Years Experience Average Base Salary
School:
$35,174
State:
$43,527
Teacher With 6-10 Years Experience Average Base Salary
School:
$35,768
State:
$46,149
Teacher With 11-20 Years Experience Average Base Salary
School:
$43,116
State:
$50,153
Teacher With Greater Than 20 Years Experience Average Base Salary
School:
$52,167
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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The overall school rating shows that Lorena High School performed on average better than many 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:
77.8%
District:
65.9%
State:
61.5%
Percent of Test Takers Above Exam Criteria
School:
26.8%
District:
26.8%
State:
26.9%
SAT Average Score
School:
1,038.0
District:
1,038.0
State:
985.0
ACT Average Score
School:
22.3
District:
22.3
State:
20.5

TAKS - Test Proficiency by Grade and Subject

Grade 9 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201086.0%86.0%70.0%
200985.0%85.0%67.0%
200874.0%73.0%60.0%
 
Reading Test
201098.0%98.0%92.0%
200997.0%97.0%87.0%
200896.0%96.0%84.0%
 
Science Test
200841.0%--
 
Social Studies Test
200819.0%--
 

Grade 10 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
English Language Arts Test
201095.0%94.0%90.0%
200990.0%90.0%88.0%
200888.0%87.0%86.0%
 
Math Test
201084.0%83.0%74.0%
200973.0%71.0%65.0%
200872.0%71.0%63.0%
 
Science Test
201089.0%88.0%74.0%
200977.0%75.0%66.0%
200867.0%66.0%64.0%
 
Social Studies Test
201095.0%94.0%93.0%
200994.0%92.0%90.0%
200890.0%89.0%88.0%
 

Grade 11 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
English Language Arts Test
201095.0%94.0%93.0%
200998.0%95.0%92.0%
200895.0%94.0%90.0%
 
Math Test
201096.0%94.0%89.0%
200990.0%85.0%81.0%
200885.0%86.0%79.0%
 
Science Test
201096.0%95.0%91.0%
200990.0%87.0%85.0%
200882.0%82.0%80.0%
 
Social Studies Test
201099.0%99.0%98.0%
2009100.0%100.0%97.0%
200899.0%99.0%95.0%
 
Source: TX Department of Education 2009-2010

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