Sinton High School

Overview

Student Enrollment
657
Best High School in Texas
#1093
 Rating 1 out of 10
Grades 9 to 12th grade
School District SINTON ISD
Type Public
 Phone (361)364-6650
 Location 400 N PIRATE BLVD
SINTON, TX 78387
Charter School No

Sinton High School has an academic rating significantly lower than the average for Texas high schools based on its low test performance and low AP course participation. It is ranked 1093rd in the best public high schools in Texas.

Racial Demographics

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

Race Percent Students
White15.1%99
Black1.5%10
Hispanic82.3%541
Asian Pacific0.3%2
Native American Indian0.3%2
Hawaiian Pacific Inlander0%0
Two or more races0.5%3

Family Income

vs. other Texas high schools
Lower 27.6%

56.8% 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, SINTON H S students are largely lower-middle income and rank 861st in Texas for high school student family income.

Enrollment by Grade

Grade Students
Freshman175
Sophomore158
Junior169
Senior155
Total657

Completions

State Standardized Test Performance

Proficient Students
60%
Rank in Texas
993rd
Rating
1 out of 10

Students at Sinton High School scored an average 60% of students proficient for math and reading as tested by the Texas Education Agency. Performance is well below the state high school median of 73% proficiency and places the school's test performance in the bottom 16.4% of Texas high schools.

Test Proficiency By Gender

Gender Math Proficient Reading Proficient
Girls60% to 64%*60% to 64%*
Boys60% to 64%*50% to 54%*

State Test Proficiency by Subgroup

Subgroup Math Proficient Reading Proficient
American Indian-suppressed*
Asian & Pacific Islandersuppressed*suppressed*
Black-50% or more*
Hispanic60% to 64%*54%
Multiracialsuppressed*suppressed*
White60% to 79%*70% to 74%*
With Disabilites21% to 39%*20% to 29%*
Limited Englishsuppressed*less than 50%*

*Indicates statistic has been anonymized to protect student privacy.

College Admission Test Scoring

Average SAT Score
886

The average SAT score for Sinton High School students in 2015 was 886.

College Admission Test Participation

Upperclassmen taking ACT or SAT
20%
Rank in Texas
877th
Rating
1 out of 10

64 out of 324 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.

AP Course and Test Performance

AP Class Enrollment Rate
13%
AP Pass Rank in Texas
-9th
AP Pass Rate Rating
-

Sinton High School offers 4 AP courses. 13 percent of grade nine through twelve students are enrolled in at least one AP class. The AP participation rate is in the 37% percentile and somewhat below the median AP enrollment rate for all Texas schools of 17%. Sinton High School had 14 taking AP exams with a -4 passing at least one exam. The AP pass rate is in the -900% percentile and the Texas state median of -9 percent.

School State
AP Test Pass Rate -29% -9%
Students enrolled in an AP class 13% 17%
AP Math Enrollment Rate 2%
AP Science Enrollment Rate -3%
AP Other Enrollment Rate 12%
AP Courses Offered 4

Absenteeism Rate

School State
Overall Chronic Absenteeism Rate27%15%
Female Chronic Absenteeism Rate29%
Male Chronic Absenteeism Rate24%

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 Students13.9%91
Boys16.5%57
Girls11%34
Texas Median11.8%

Out-of-School Suspension Rate

Group Percent Suspensions
All Students5.2%34
Boys6.1%21
Girls3.8%13

Location

Sinton High School
400 N PIRATE BLVD
SINTON, TX
78387
(361)364-6650

1 out of 10 1

District

SINTON ISD
SINTON, TX