Plano Sr High School

Overview

Student Enrollment
2,766
Best High School in Texas
#802
 Rating 3 out of 10
Grades 11th grade to 12th grade
School District PLANO ISD
Type Public
 Phone (469)752-9300
 Location 2200 INDEPENDENCE PKWY
PLANO, TX 75075
Charter School No

Plano Sr High School has an academic rating somewhat below the average for Texas high schools based on its low test performance and high AP course participation. It is ranked 802nd 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.

Racial Demographics

The Plano Sr High School student body is mainly White with a smaller Hispanic population and has high racial diversity.

Race Percent Students
White51.2%1,417
Black11.4%315
Hispanic18.4%509
Asian Pacific15.7%433
Native American Indian0.3%7
Hawaiian Pacific Inlander0%1
Two or more races3%84

Family Income

vs. other Texas high schools
Upper 11.4%

17.8% 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, PLANO SR H S students are largely upper income and rank 135th in Texas for high school student family income.

Enrollment by Grade

Grade Students
Junior1,439
Senior1,327
Total2,766

Completions

State Standardized Test Performance

Proficient Students
46%
Rank in Texas
1163rd
Rating
1 out of 10

Students at Plano Sr High School scored an average 46% of students proficient for math and reading as tested by the Texas Education Agency. Performance is significantly lower than the state high school median of 73% proficiency and places the school's test performance in the bottom 2.1% of Texas high schools.

Test Proficiency By Gender

Gender Math Proficient Reading Proficient
Girlsless than 50%*50% to 59%*
Boys21% to 39%*60% to 64%*

State Test Proficiency by Subgroup

Subgroup Math Proficient Reading Proficient
American Indiansuppressed*suppressed*
Asian & Pacific Islandersuppressed*40% to 59%*
Blackless than 50%*60% to 69%*
Hispanic21% to 39%*55% to 59%*
Multiracial-suppressed*
Whitesuppressed*60% to 69%*
With Disabilitessuppressed*40% to 59%*
Limited Englishless than 50%*30% to 39%*

*Indicates statistic has been anonymized to protect student privacy.

College Admission Test Scoring

Average SAT Score
1131

The average SAT score for Plano Sr High School students in 2015 was 1131.

College Admission Test Participation

Upperclassmen taking ACT or SAT
57%
Rank in Texas
185th
Rating
8 out of 10

1,585 out of 2,766 junior and senior of students took either the ACT or SAT test (57%). College admission testing participation is well above the Texas median rate of 37% and in the top 20% for participation.

AP Course and Test Performance

AP Class Enrollment Rate
53%
AP Pass Rank in Texas
96th
AP Pass Rate Rating
8 out of 10

Plano Sr High School offers 27 AP courses. 53 percent of grade nine through twelve students are enrolled in at least one AP class. The AP participation rate is in the 96% percentile and significantly above the median AP enrollment rate for all Texas schools of 17%. Plano Sr High School had 1,247 taking AP exams with a 889 passing at least one exam. The AP pass rate is in the 85% percentile and well above the Texas state median of 42 percent.

School State
AP Test Pass Rate 71% 42%
Students enrolled in an AP class 53% 17%
AP Math Enrollment Rate 14%
AP Science Enrollment Rate 11%
AP Other Enrollment Rate 36%
AP Courses Offered 27

Absenteeism Rate

School State
Overall Chronic Absenteeism Rate2%15%
Female Chronic Absenteeism Rate1%
Male Chronic Absenteeism Rate2%

Police Referral Rate

Group Percent Referrals
All Students0.1%2
Boys0.1%2
Girls0%0
Texas Median0%

Police Arrest Rate

Group Percent Arrests
All Students0.1%2
Boys0.1%2
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%46
Boys2.6%35
Girls0.8%11
Texas Median11.8%

Out-of-School Suspension Rate

Group Percent Suspensions
All Students0.9%23
Boys1%14
Girls0.7%9

Location

Plano Sr High School
2200 INDEPENDENCE PKWY
PLANO, TX
75075
(469)752-9300

4 out of 10 1

District

PLANO ISD
PLANO, TX