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Pace High School

2,557 students in grades 9 ‐ 12

Rated: Met Standard

Pace High School is an predominantly Hispanic school with 2,557 students. Many students are economically disadvantaged. Students perform below the state average in passing TAKS scores. Fewer than half of students are prepared for college in both English Language Arts and Math.

Teachers have roughly the same experience as the state average and are paid about the same as the state average.

The school spends $4,876 per student for academic programs and $7,279 per student for all school functions.

Pace High School is located in Congressional District 34, State Board of Education District 2 represented by Ruben Cortez Jr., Texas House District 38 represented by Eddie Lucio III and Texas Senate District 27 represented by Eddie Lucio Jr..


Percent of student body by ethnicity

Percent of student body by academic risk factor

Student enrollment by grade level (percent of students/number of students)

Average number of students per class


Rate of students who dropped out

Rate of students who completed school

Number of days students were present divided by number of days students were enrolled

Percent of graduating students completing the requirements of a given graduation plan

College Readiness

Percent of graduating students who take advanced courses

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)

Percent of staff by role


Spending per student by program

Spending per student by school function in dollars


These campuses are identified as peers for Pace 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
Bel Air High School 2,130 Met Standard El Paso
Boswell High School 1,904 Met Standard Fort Worth
Brackenridge High School M 1,796 Met Standard San Antonio
Canyon High School 1,904 Met Standard New Braunfels
Caprock High School 1,840 Met Standard Amarillo
Central High School 2,107 Met Standard San Angelo
Desoto High School 1,963 Met Standard Desoto
Eastwood High School 2,143 Met Standard El Paso
Edinburg High School 2,963 Met Standard Edinburg
Edinburg North High School 2,683 Met Standard Edinburg
Elsik High School 4,134 Met Standard Houston
George Bush High School 2,011 Met Standard Richmond
Glenda Dawson High School 1,955 Met Standard Pearland
Harlandale High School 1,862 Met Standard San Antonio
Harlingen High School 2,491 Met Standard Harlingen
Hastings High School 4,211 Met Standard Houston
Hendrickson High School 1,947 Met Standard Pflugerville
Jefferson High School M 1,987 Met Standard San Antonio
Lakeview Centennial High School 2,030 Met Standard Garland
Lee High School 1,831 Met Standard Baytown
Longview High School 2,083 Met Standard Longview
Los Fresnos High School 1,856 Met Standard Los Fresnos
Lubbock High School M 2,033 Met Standard Lubbock
Lufkin High School 2,246 Met Standard Lufkin
Magnolia High School 1,601 Met Standard Magnolia
McKinney High School 1,963 Met Standard Mckinney
Milby High School M 2,164 Met Standard Houston
Nimitz High School 2,384 Improvement Required Irving
North Shore Senior High School 4,412 Met Standard Houston
Odessa High School 2,713 Met Standard Odessa
Palo Duro High School 1,878 Met Standard Amarillo
Rockwall-Heath High School 1,974 Met Standard Heath
Seguin High School 1,943 Met Standard Seguin
Seguin High School 1,777 Met Standard Arlington
South Garland High School 2,001 Met Standard Garland
The Colony High School 1,892 Met Standard The Colony
Weslaco High School 2,477 Met Standard Weslaco
Westbury High School M 2,096 Met Standard Houston
Williams High School 2,001 Met Standard Plano
WT White High School 2,266 Met Standard Dallas