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Argyle High School


Overview

Student Enrollment
711
Best High School in Texas
#10
 Rating 10 out of 10
Grades 9 to 12th grade
School District ARGYLE ISD
Type Public
 Phone (940)262-7777
 Location 191 U S HWY 377
ARGYLE, TX 76226
Charter School No

Argyle High School has an academic rating significantly above the average for Texas high schools based on its high test performance and high AP course participation. It is ranked 10th in the best public high schools in Texas.

Demographics

Race

The Argyle High School student body is mostly White with a small Hispanic population and has very low racial diversity.

Race Percent Students
White86.5%615
Black0.7%5
Hispanic9.8%70
Asian Pacific0.7%5
Native American Indian0.8%6
Hawaiian Pacific Inlander0%0
Two or more races1.4%10

Family Income

vs. other Texas high schools
Upper 2.7%

7.2% percent of the school's students are eligible for free lunch under the National School Lunch Program compared to the Texas high school median of 41.7%. By this measure, ARGYLE H S students are largely wealthy and rank 31st in Texas for high school student family income.

Enrollment by Grade

Grade Students
Freshman176
Sophomore177
Junior178
Senior180
Total711

Academics

State Standardized Test Performance

10 out of 10

Rank: 38th in Texas

Students at Argyle High School scored an average 93% of students proficient for math and reading as tested by the Texas Education Agency. Performance is significantly above the state high school median of 73% proficiency and places the school's test performance in the top 4% of Texas high schools.

Test Proficiency By Gender

Gender Math Proficient Reading Proficient
Girls90% or more*95% or more*
Boys90% or more*90% to 94%*

State Test Proficiency by Subgroup

Subgroup Math Proficient Reading Proficient
American Indiansuppressed*suppressed*
Asian & Pacific Islander-suppressed*
Blacksuppressed*suppressed*
Hispanic50% or more*80% to 89%*
Multiracialsuppressed*50% or more*
White90% to 94%*97%
With Disabilitesless than 50%*40% to 59%*
Limited Englishsuppressed*less than 50%*

*Indicates statistic has been anonymized to protect student privacy.

College Admission Test Scoring

Average SAT Score
1107

The average SAT score for Argyle High School students in 2015 was 1107.

College Admission Test Participation

7 out of 10

Rank: 240th in Texas

185 out of 358 junior and senior of students took either the ACT or SAT test (52%). College admission testing participation is well above the Texas median rate of 33% and in the top 21% for participation.

AP Course and Test Performance

10 out of 10

Rank: 15th in Texas

Argyle High School offers 19 AP courses. 44 percent of grade nine through twelve students are enrolled in at least one AP class. The AP participation rate is in the 93% percentile and significantly above the median AP enrollment rate for all Texas schools of 17%. Argyle High School had 297 taking AP exams with a 301 passing at least one exam. The AP pass rate is in the 98% percentile and significantly above the state median of 42 percent.

School State
AP Test Pass Rate 101% 42%
Students enrolled in an AP class 44% 17%
AP Math Enrollment Rate 6%
AP Science Enrollment Rate 10%
AP Other Enrollment Rate 43%
AP Courses Offered 19

Learning Environment

Absenteeism Rate

School State
Overall Chronic Absenteeism Rate13%15%
Female Chronic Absenteeism Rate13%
Male Chronic Absenteeism Rate13%

Safety and Discipline

Police Referral Rate

Group Percent Referrals
All Students0%0
Boys0%0
Girls0%0
Texas Median0%

Police Arrest Rate

Group Percent Arrests
All Students0%0
Boys0%0
Girls0%0

Expulsion Rate

Group Percent Expulsions
All Students0%0
Boys0%0
Girls0%0
Texas Median0%

In-School Suspension Rate

Group Percent Suspensions
All Students1%7
Boys1.8%7
Girls0%0
Texas Median11.7%

Out-of-School Suspension Rate

Group Percent Suspensions
All Students0%0
Boys0%0
Girls0%0

Location

Argyle High School
191 U S HWY 377
ARGYLE, TX
76226
(940)262-7777

10 out of 10 1

District

ARGYLE ISD
ARGYLE, TX