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Avery High School

147 students in grades 9 ‐ 12

Rated: Met Standard

Avery High School is an predominantly white rural school in Avery with 147 students. Students perform above the state average in passing TAKS scores. A majority of students are prepared for college in both English Language Arts and Math.

Teachers have more experience than the state average and are paid less than the state average.

The school spends $5,213 per student for academic programs and $7,731 per student for all school functions.

Avery High School is located in Congressional District 4, State Board of Education District 9 represented by Thomas Ratliff, Texas House District 1 represented by Gary VanDeaver and Texas Senate District 1 represented by Kevin P. Eltife.


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Mean ACT score for all students who took the test

Mean SAT score (math and critical reading) for all students who took the test

Percent of graduating students who meet college-ready criteria on TAKS, SAT or ACT

Percent of high school seniors who graduate by ethnicity

Percent of high school seniors who graduate, receive a GED, or continue high school by ethnicity


Percent of teachers by years of experience in the field

Average years of experience in district and career

Average teacher salary by seniority (salary/percent of teachers)

Teachers by ethnicity and gender (percent/number of teachers)

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Spending per student by program

Spending per student by school function in dollars


These campuses are identified as peers for Avery High School by the comptroller's FAST report based on factors – like "regional wages, district size and student characteristics" – that affect the cost of education.

Name Enrollment Accountability Rating City
Anson High School 215 Met Standard Anson
Bullard High School 590 Met Standard Bullard
Carrizo Springs High School 661 Improvement Required Carrizo Springs
Central High School 2,107 Met Standard San Angelo
Cooper High School 1,981 Met Standard Abilene
Cross Plains High School 150 Met Standard Cross Plains
Dekalb High School 271 Met Standard Dekalb
Dilley High School 258 Improvement Required Dilley
Electra High School 143 Improvement Required Electra
Falls City High School 163 Met Standard Falls City
Flatonia Secondary School 260 Met Standard Flatonia
Hamlin High School 139 Met Standard Hamlin
Haskell High School 179 Met Standard Haskell
Hooks High School 352 Met Standard Hooks
Hubbard High School 127 Met Standard Hubbard
Hughes Springs High School 293 Met Standard Hughes Springs
Itasca High School 186 Met Standard Itasca
Lapoynor High School 135 Met Standard Larue
Liberty-Eylau High School 712 Met Standard Texarkana
Lipan High School 118 Met Standard Lipan
Lyford High School 440 Met Standard Lyford
Marfa Junior High School/Senior High School 175 Met Standard Marfa
North Zulch High School 142 Met Standard North Zulch
Pottsboro High School 329 Met Standard Pottsboro
Redwater High School 341 Met Standard Redwater
Roscoe Collegiate High School 159 Met Standard Roscoe
Savoy High School 156 Met Standard Savoy
Stamford High School 181 Met Standard Stamford
Stratford High School 163 Met Standard Stratford
Sudan High School 150 Met Standard Sudan
Thorndale High School 200 Met Standard Thorndale
Tolar High School 225 Met Standard Tolar
Trenton High School 174 Met Standard Trenton
Water Valley High School 145 Met Standard Water Valley
Whitesboro High School 448 Met Standard Whitesboro
Wortham High School 140 Met Standard Wortham
Zapata High School 937 Met Standard Zapata