Tahoka High School

1925 Ave P, Tahoka, TX 79373 | (806) 561-4538
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Student Enrollment: 162
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School Description

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Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: P O Box 1500, Tahoka, TX 79373
  • Principal or Admin: Mr Troy Hinds
  • Fax: (806) 516-6082
  • Website: www.tahoka.esc17.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: 162
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 21.8
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 7.4
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 87 (53.7%)
  • Females: 75 (46.3%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 17 (10.5%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 62 (38.3%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 79 (48.8%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Tahoka High School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian--
Black116.8%
Asian--
Hispanic8653.1%
White6540.1%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Tahoka High School
  Number Percent
9th Grade3119.1%
10th Grade4729.0%
11th Grade4527.8%
12th Grade3924.1%
Breakdown of College Ready Graduates (2009)
Percent Ready For College in Reading
School:
56.0%
District:
56.0%
State:
62.0%
Percent Ready For College in Math
School:
62.0%
District:
20.0%
State:
60.0%
Graduation & Dropout Rates (2009)
Graduation Rate
School:
97.9%
District:
97.9%
State:
80.6%
Dropout Rate
School:
2.1%
District:
2.1%
State:
9.4%
Faculty Breakdown (2010)
Average Teacher Experience
School:
9.0
District:
10.8
State:
11.3
Percent of Teachers With 1-5 Years Experience
School:
49.5%
District:
33.4%
State:
31.0%
Percent of Teachers With 6-10 Years Experience
School:
6.6%
District:
13.8%
State:
20.3%
Percent of Teachers With 11-20 Years Experience
School:
5.4%
District:
18.0%
State:
24.4%
Percent of Teachers With Greater Than 20 Years Experience
School:
25.5%
District:
22.3%
State:
18.3%
Faculty Salary (2010)
School Administration Average Base Salary
School:
$63,042
District:
$62,128
State:
$70,209
Teacher Average Base Salary
School:
$40,370
District:
$40,132
State:
$48,263
Beginning Teacher Average Base Salary
School:
$33,495
District:
$31,814
State:
$41,165
Teacher With 1-5 Years Experience Average Base Salary
School:
$35,682
State:
$43,527
Teacher With 6-10 Years Experience Average Base Salary
School:
$42,897
State:
$46,149
Teacher With 11-20 Years Experience Average Base Salary
School:
$50,786
State:
$50,153
Teacher With Greater Than 20 Years Experience Average Base Salary
School:
$50,096
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 Tahoka High School performed on average worse 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:
47.5%
District:
47.5%
State:
61.5%
Percent of Test Takers Above Exam Criteria
School:
10.5%
District:
10.5%
State:
26.9%
ACT Average Score
School:
20.2
District:
20.2
State:
20.5

TAKS - Test Proficiency by Grade and Subject

Grade 9 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201056.0%56.0%70.0%
200968.0%68.0%67.0%
200862.0%62.0%60.0%
 
Reading Test
201094.0%94.0%92.0%
200993.0%93.0%87.0%
200890.0%90.0%84.0%
 
Science Test
200857.0%--
 
Social Studies Test
200810.0%--
 

Grade 10 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
English Language Arts Test
201075.0%75.0%90.0%
200990.0%90.0%88.0%
200895.0%95.0%86.0%
 
Math Test
201069.0%69.0%74.0%
200971.0%71.0%65.0%
200870.0%70.0%63.0%
 
Science Test
201072.0%72.0%74.0%
200978.0%78.0%66.0%
200878.0%78.0%64.0%
 
Social Studies Test
201085.0%85.0%93.0%
200998.0%98.0%90.0%
200895.0%95.0%88.0%
 

Grade 11 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
English Language Arts Test
201088.0%88.0%93.0%
200989.0%89.0%92.0%
200895.0%95.0%90.0%
 
Math Test
201085.0%85.0%89.0%
200974.0%74.0%81.0%
2008100.0%100.0%79.0%
 
Science Test
201097.0%97.0%91.0%
200983.0%83.0%85.0%
200889.0%89.0%80.0%
 
Social Studies Test
201097.0%97.0%98.0%
200994.0%94.0%97.0%
2008100.0%100.0%95.0%
 
Source: TX Department of Education 2009-2010

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