Yorktown High School

338 West Main, Yorktown, TX 78164 | (361) 564-4225
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Student Enrollment: 180
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School Description

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Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: P O Box 487, Yorktown, TX 78164
  • Principal or Admin: Dr Jose Ramos
  • Fax: (361) 564-2274
  • Website: www.yisd.org
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: 180
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 18.2
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 9.9
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 92 (51.1%)
  • Females: 88 (48.9%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 7 (3.9%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 60 (33.3%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 67 (37.2%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Yorktown High School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian--
Black84.4%
Asian--
Hispanic6033.3%
White11262.2%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Yorktown High School
  Number Percent
9th Grade5530.6%
10th Grade4022.2%
11th Grade4625.6%
12th Grade3921.7%
Breakdown of College Ready Graduates (2009)
Percent Ready For College in Reading
School:
55.0%
District:
55.0%
State:
62.0%
Percent Ready For College in Math
School:
46.0%
District:
28.0%
State:
60.0%
Graduation & Dropout Rates (2009)
Graduation Rate
School:
93.5%
District:
93.5%
State:
80.6%
Dropout Rate
School:
2.2%
District:
2.2%
State:
9.4%
Faculty Breakdown (2010)
Average Teacher Experience
School:
13.8
District:
14.3
State:
11.3
Percent of Teachers With 1-5 Years Experience
School:
16.3%
District:
18.4%
State:
31.0%
Percent of Teachers With 6-10 Years Experience
School:
7.8%
District:
9.4%
State:
20.3%
Percent of Teachers With 11-20 Years Experience
School:
58.8%
District:
40.1%
State:
24.4%
Percent of Teachers With Greater Than 20 Years Experience
School:
16.3%
District:
26.0%
State:
18.3%
Faculty Salary (2010)
School Administration Average Base Salary
School:
$57,003
District:
$63,127
State:
$70,209
Teacher Average Base Salary
School:
$45,131
District:
$43,102
State:
$48,263
Beginning Teacher Average Base Salary
School:
$30,820
District:
$30,820
State:
$41,165
Teacher With 1-5 Years Experience Average Base Salary
School:
$32,665
State:
$43,527
Teacher With 6-10 Years Experience Average Base Salary
School:
$42,191
State:
$46,149
Teacher With 11-20 Years Experience Average Base Salary
School:
$47,177
State:
$50,153
Teacher With Greater Than 20 Years Experience Average Base Salary
School:
$52,345
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 Yorktown 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:
51.4%
District:
51.4%
State:
61.5%
Percent of Test Takers Above Exam Criteria
School:
27.8%
District:
27.8%
State:
26.9%
SAT Average Score
School:
951.0
District:
951.0
State:
985.0

TAKS - Test Proficiency by Grade and Subject

Grade 9 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201061.0%61.0%70.0%
200946.0%46.0%67.0%
200844.0%44.0%60.0%
 
Reading Test
201094.0%94.0%92.0%
200993.0%93.0%87.0%
200876.0%76.0%84.0%
 
Science Test
200835.0%--
 
Social Studies Test
20086.0%--
 

Grade 10 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
English Language Arts Test
201094.0%94.0%90.0%
200984.0%84.0%88.0%
200891.0%89.0%86.0%
 
Math Test
201058.0%58.0%74.0%
200957.0%57.0%65.0%
200862.0%62.0%63.0%
 
Science Test
201072.0%72.0%74.0%
200970.0%70.0%66.0%
200866.0%66.0%64.0%
 
Social Studies Test
201094.0%94.0%93.0%
200996.0%96.0%90.0%
200888.0%88.0%88.0%
 

Grade 11 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
English Language Arts Test
201093.0%93.0%93.0%
200991.0%91.0%92.0%
200887.0%87.0%90.0%
 
Math Test
201084.0%84.0%89.0%
200979.0%79.0%81.0%
200878.0%78.0%79.0%
 
Science Test
201089.0%89.0%91.0%
200982.0%82.0%85.0%
200886.0%86.0%80.0%
 
Social Studies Test
201095.0%95.0%98.0%
2009100.0%100.0%97.0%
2008100.0%100.0%95.0%
 
Source: TX Department of Education 2009-2010

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