Byron P Steele Ii High School

Overview

Student Enrollment
2,204
Best High School in Texas
#216
 Rating 8 out of 10
Grades 9 to 12th grade
School District SCHERTZ-CIBOLO-U CITY ISD
Type Public
 Phone (210)619-4000
 Location 1300 FM1103
CIBOLO, TX 78108
Charter School No

Byron P Steele Ii High School has an academic rating well above the average for Texas high schools based on its high test performance and high AP course participation. It is ranked 216th in the best public high schools in Texas.

Racial Demographics

The Byron P Steele Ii High School student body is predominantly White with a significant Hispanic population and has very high racial diversity.

Race Percent Students
White38.9%858
Black17.4%384
Hispanic34.9%769
Asian Pacific2.6%58
Native American Indian0.5%10
Hawaiian Pacific Inlander0.4%9
Two or more races5.3%116

Family Income

vs. other Texas high schools
Upper 5.3%

11.5% 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, BYRON P STEELE II H S students are largely wealthy and rank 62nd in Texas for high school student family income.

Enrollment by Grade

Grade Students
Freshman550
Sophomore581
Junior506
Senior567
Total2,204

Completions

State Standardized Test Performance

Proficient Students
80%
Rank in Texas
316th
Rating
7 out of 10

Students at Byron P Steele Ii High School scored an average 80% of students proficient for math and reading as tested by the Texas Education Agency. Performance is somewhat above the state high school median of 73% proficiency and places the school's test performance in the top 26.8% of Texas high schools.

Test Proficiency By Gender

Gender Math Proficient Reading Proficient
Girls80% to 84%*84%
Boys75% to 79%*77%

State Test Proficiency by Subgroup

Subgroup Math Proficient Reading Proficient
American Indiansuppressed*suppressed*
Asian & Pacific Islander50% or more*80% to 89%*
Black75% to 79%*75% to 79%*
Hispanic75% to 79%*75%
Multiracial80% or more*85% to 89%*
White85% to 89%*86%
With Disabilites40% to 49%*40% to 44%*
Limited Englishless than 50%*21% to 39%*

*Indicates statistic has been anonymized to protect student privacy.

College Admission Test Scoring

Average SAT Score
1007

The average SAT score for Byron P Steele Ii High School students in 2015 was 1007.

College Admission Test Participation

Upperclassmen taking ACT or SAT
46%
Rank in Texas
317th
Rating
6 out of 10

497 out of 1,073 junior and senior of students took either the ACT or SAT test (46%). College admission testing participation is somewhat above the Texas median rate of 37% and in the top 33% for participation.

AP Course and Test Performance

AP Class Enrollment Rate
29%
AP Pass Rank in Texas
347th
AP Pass Rate Rating
4 out of 10

Byron P Steele Ii High School offers 20 AP courses. 29 percent of grade nine through twelve students are enrolled in at least one AP class. The AP participation rate is in the 82% percentile and well above the median AP enrollment rate for all Texas schools of 17%. Byron P Steele Ii High School had 443 taking AP exams with a 168 passing at least one exam. The AP pass rate is in the 44% percentile and slightly below the Texas state median of 42 percent.

School State
AP Test Pass Rate 38% 42%
Students enrolled in an AP class 29% 17%
AP Math Enrollment Rate 5%
AP Science Enrollment Rate 4%
AP Other Enrollment Rate 28%
AP Courses Offered 20

Absenteeism Rate

School State
Overall Chronic Absenteeism Rate10%15%
Female Chronic Absenteeism Rate11%
Male Chronic Absenteeism Rate9%

Police Referral Rate

Group Percent Referrals
All Students0.6%12
Boys0.7%8
Girls0.4%4
Texas Median0%

Police Arrest Rate

Group Percent Arrests
All Students0.2%4
Boys0.4%4
Girls0%0

Expulsion Rate

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

In-School Suspension Rate

Group Percent Suspensions
All Students12.8%277
Boys17.3%187
Girls8.2%90
Texas Median11.8%

Out-of-School Suspension Rate

Group Percent Suspensions
All Students3.1%67
Boys3.8%41
Girls2.4%26

Location

Byron P Steele Ii High School
1300 FM1103
CIBOLO, TX
78108
(210)619-4000

9 out of 10 1

District

SCHERTZ-CIBOLO-U CITY ISD
SCHERTZ, TX