|Rating||6 out of 10|
|Grades||9 to 12th grade|
|School District||PLAINS ISD|
|Location||811 COWBOY WAY
PLAINS, TX 79355
Plains High School has an academic rating slightly above the average for Texas high schools based on its high test performance. It is ranked 420th in the best public high schools in Texas.
Data Citation: Unless otherwise noted, all information on this page is retrieved or calculated from data reported to the the U.S. Department of Education National Center for Education Statistics Common Core of Data and Civil Rights Data Collection for the 2014/2015 school year.
The Plains High School student body is primarily Hispanic with a significant White population and has medium racial diversity.
|Native American Indian||0%||0|
|Hawaiian Pacific Inlander||0%||0|
|Two or more races||0%||0|
54.5% 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, PLAINS H S students are largely lower-middle income and rank 813rd in Texas for high school student family income.
Students at Plains High School scored an average 81% of students proficient for math and reading as tested by the Texas Education Agency. Performance is well above the state high school median of 73% proficiency and places the school's test performance in the top 25.5% of Texas high schools.
|Gender||Math Proficient||Reading Proficient|
|Girls||50% or more*||80% to 89%*|
|Boys||60% to 79%*||70% to 79%*|
|Subgroup||Math Proficient||Reading Proficient|
|Asian & Pacific Islander||-||-|
|Hispanic||80% or more*||70% to 79%*|
|White||50% or more*||80% or more*|
|With Disabilites||suppressed*||50% or more*|
|Limited English||suppressed*||50% or more*|
*Indicates statistic has been anonymized to protect student privacy.
The average SAT score for Plains High School students in 2015 was 1193.
11 out of 56 junior and senior of students took either the ACT or SAT test (20%). College admission testing participation is significantly lower than the Texas median rate of 37% and in the bottom 10% for participation.
PLAINS H S has not reported Advanced Placement (AP) program data.
|Overall Chronic Absenteeism Rate||16%||15%|
|Female Chronic Absenteeism Rate||19%|
|Male Chronic Absenteeism Rate||12%|
Plains High School
811 COWBOY WAY