Taft High School

11600 F M 471 West, San Antonio, TX 78253 | (210) 397-6000
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Student Enrollment: 2,820
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5 out of 5 | 1 Review
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 11600 F M 471 W, San Antonio, TX 78253
  • Principal or Admin: Mr Tommy Garcia
  • Fax: (210) 706-8772
  • Website: www.nisd.net
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: 2,820
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 168.5
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 16.7
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 1,408 (49.9%)
  • Females: 1,412 (50.1%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 284 (10.1%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 841 (29.8%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 1,125 (39.9%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Taft High School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian50.2%
Black29410.4%
Asian722.6%
Hispanic1,67559.4%
White77427.4%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Taft High School
  Number Percent
9th Grade77927.6%
10th Grade78727.9%
11th Grade69024.5%
12th Grade56420.0%
Breakdown of College Ready Graduates (2009)
Percent Ready For College in Reading
School:
68.0%
District:
72.0%
State:
62.0%
Percent Ready For College in Math
School:
65.0%
District:
52.0%
State:
60.0%
Graduation & Dropout Rates (2009)
Graduation Rate
School:
82.8%
District:
85.0%
State:
80.6%
Dropout Rate
School:
8.6%
District:
5.8%
State:
9.4%
Faculty Breakdown (2010)
Average Teacher Experience
School:
11.3
District:
11.6
State:
11.3
Percent of Teachers With 1-5 Years Experience
School:
35.0%
District:
30.0%
State:
31.0%
Percent of Teachers With 6-10 Years Experience
School:
19.3%
District:
22.7%
State:
20.3%
Percent of Teachers With 11-20 Years Experience
School:
25.9%
District:
26.3%
State:
24.4%
Percent of Teachers With Greater Than 20 Years Experience
School:
17.4%
District:
17.5%
State:
18.3%
Faculty Salary (2010)
School Administration Average Base Salary
School:
$79,879
District:
$75,811
State:
$70,209
Teacher Average Base Salary
School:
$52,032
District:
$52,084
State:
$48,263
Beginning Teacher Average Base Salary
School:
$46,734
District:
$46,616
State:
$41,165
Teacher With 1-5 Years Experience Average Base Salary
School:
$47,957
State:
$43,527
Teacher With 6-10 Years Experience Average Base Salary
School:
$48,782
State:
$46,149
Teacher With 11-20 Years Experience Average Base Salary
School:
$53,250
State:
$50,153
Teacher With Greater Than 20 Years Experience Average Base Salary
School:
$62,700
State:
$58,427
Source: TX Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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1 review for Taft High School

  • Reviewed by Parent/Guardian on September 18, 2009
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • The ROTC program is excellent, Mstr Sgt Franco provides great examples of respect, confidence & professionalism.
    We as parents are very pleased that someone at our High School is providing direction to our children. Thank You!

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