Spearman High School

Overview

Student Enrollment
240
Best High School in Texas
#278
 Rating 7 out of 10
Grades 9 to 12th grade
School District SPEARMAN ISD
Type Public
 Phone (806)659-2584
 Location 403 E 11TH AVE
SPEARMAN, TX 79081
Charter School No

Spearman High School has an academic rating well above the average for Texas high schools based on its high test performance and low AP course participation. It is ranked 278th 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 Spearman High School student body is mainly Hispanic with a significant White population and has high racial diversity.

Race Percent Students
White39.2%94
Black0%0
Hispanic57.9%139
Asian Pacific1.2%3
Native American Indian0%0
Hawaiian Pacific Inlander0%0
Two or more races1.7%4

Family Income

vs. other Texas high schools
Upper 33.8%

32.9% 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, SPEARMAN H S students are largely upper-middle income and rank 401st in Texas for high school student family income.

Enrollment by Grade

Grade Students
Freshman78
Sophomore50
Junior57
Senior55
Total240

Completions

State Standardized Test Performance

Proficient Students
81%
Rank in Texas
279th
Rating
7 out of 10

Students at Spearman 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 24% of Texas high schools.

Test Proficiency By Gender

Gender Math Proficient Reading Proficient
Girls80% or more*75% to 79%*
Boys90% or more*70% to 74%*

State Test Proficiency by Subgroup

Subgroup Math Proficient Reading Proficient
American Indian--
Asian & Pacific Islander-suppressed*
Black--
Hispanic80% to 89%*65% to 69%*
Multiracialsuppressed*suppressed*
White50% or more*80% to 89%*
With Disabilites50% or more*21% to 39%*
Limited Englishsuppressed*suppressed*

*Indicates statistic has been anonymized to protect student privacy.

College Admission Test Scoring

Average SAT Score
1240

The average SAT score for Spearman High School students in 2015 was 1240.

College Admission Test Participation

Upperclassmen taking ACT or SAT
53%
Rank in Texas
227th
Rating
7 out of 10

59 out of 112 junior and senior of students took either the ACT or SAT test (53%). College admission testing participation is well above the Texas median rate of 37% and in the top 24% for participation.

AP Course and Test Performance

AP Class Enrollment Rate
11%
AP Pass Rank in Texas
-9th
AP Pass Rate Rating
-

Spearman High School offers 2 AP courses. 11 percent of grade nine through twelve students are enrolled in at least one AP class. The AP participation rate is in the 31% percentile and somewhat below the median AP enrollment rate for all Texas schools of 17%. Spearman High School had 13 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 -31% -9%
Students enrolled in an AP class 11% 17%
AP Math Enrollment Rate 2%
AP Science Enrollment Rate -8%
AP Other Enrollment Rate 10%
AP Courses Offered 2

Absenteeism Rate

School State
Overall Chronic Absenteeism Rate0%15%
Female Chronic Absenteeism Rate0%
Male Chronic Absenteeism Rate0%

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 Students4.5%11
Boys5.7%7
Girls3.3%4
Texas Median11.8%

Out-of-School Suspension Rate

Group Percent Suspensions
All Students0.8%2
Boys1.6%2
Girls0%0

Location

Spearman High School
403 E 11TH AVE
SPEARMAN, TX
79081
(806)659-2584

8 out of 10 1

District

SPEARMAN ISD
SPEARMAN, TX