Palmer High School

422 West Jefferson, Palmer, TX 75152 | (972) 449-3487
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Student Enrollment: 333
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: P O Box 790, Palmer, TX 75152
  • Principal or Admin: Michael Comeaux
  • Fax: (972) 845-3517
  • Website: www.palmer-isd.org
School District Details

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 333
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 31.7
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 10.5
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 179 (53.8%)
  • Females: 154 (46.2%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 25 (7.5%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 95 (28.5%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 120 (36.0%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Palmer High School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian10.3%
Black41.2%
Asian41.2%
Hispanic9628.8%
White22868.5%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Palmer High School
  Number Percent
9th Grade10230.6%
10th Grade7422.2%
11th Grade7723.1%
12th Grade8024.0%
Breakdown of College Ready Graduates (2009)
Percent Ready For College in Reading
School:
69.0%
District:
69.0%
State:
62.0%
Percent Ready For College in Math
School:
72.0%
District:
69.0%
State:
60.0%
Graduation & Dropout Rates (2009)
Graduation Rate
School:
84.4%
District:
84.4%
State:
80.6%
Dropout Rate
School:
3.1%
District:
3.1%
State:
9.4%
Faculty Breakdown (2010)
Average Teacher Experience
School:
11.2
District:
10.7
State:
11.3
Percent of Teachers With 1-5 Years Experience
School:
14.6%
District:
18.5%
State:
31.0%
Percent of Teachers With 6-10 Years Experience
School:
9.5%
District:
18.5%
State:
20.3%
Percent of Teachers With 11-20 Years Experience
School:
31.0%
District:
27.2%
State:
24.4%
Percent of Teachers With Greater Than 20 Years Experience
School:
18.9%
District:
17.4%
State:
18.3%
Faculty Salary (2010)
School Administration Average Base Salary
School:
$102,090
District:
$103,755
State:
$70,209
Teacher Average Base Salary
School:
$75,104
District:
$74,661
State:
$48,263
Beginning Teacher Average Base Salary
School:
$41,852
District:
$41,508
State:
$41,165
Teacher With 1-5 Years Experience Average Base Salary
School:
$65,782
State:
$43,527
Teacher With 6-10 Years Experience Average Base Salary
School:
$78,013
State:
$46,149
Teacher With 11-20 Years Experience Average Base Salary
School:
$92,009
State:
$50,153
Teacher With Greater Than 20 Years Experience Average Base Salary
School:
$98,964
State:
$58,427
Source: TX Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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