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Smithson Valley High School

2,058 students in grades 9 ‐ 12

Rated: Met Standard

Smithson Valley High School is a school with 2,058 students. Few students are economically disadvantaged. Students perform well 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 about the same as the state average.

The school spends $4,306 per student for academic programs and $6,410 per student for all school functions.

Smithson Valley High School is located in Congressional District 21, State Board of Education District 5 represented by Ken Mercer, Texas House District 73 represented by Doug Miller and Texas Senate District 25 represented by Donna Campbell.


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Rate of students who dropped out

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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)

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 Smithson Valley 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
Akins High School 2,650 Met Standard Austin
Anderson High School 1,984 Met Standard Austin
Bastrop High School 2,318 Met Standard Bastrop
Bellaire High School M 3,355 Met Standard Bellaire
Berkner High School 2,721 Met Standard Richardson
Brazoswood High School 2,474 Met Standard Freeport
Bryan High School 2,481 Improvement Required Bryan
CE Ellison High School 2,485 Met Standard Killeen
Conroe High School 2,947 Met Standard Conroe
Cypress Falls High School 3,347 Met Standard Houston
Cypress Ridge High School 2,962 Met Standard Houston
Dulles High School 2,076 Met Standard Sugar Land
East Central High School 2,580 Met Standard San Antonio
Garland High School 2,616 Met Standard Garland
Grapevine High School 2,133 Met Standard Grapevine
Haltom High School 2,396 Met Standard Haltom City
Hightower High School 2,719 Met Standard Missouri City
Jay High School M 3,008 Met Standard San Antonio
Karen Wagner High School 2,453 Met Standard San Antonio
Kempner High School 2,537 Met Standard Sugar Land
Langham Creek High School 3,126 Met Standard Houston
Lawrence Elkins High School 2,384 Met Standard Missouri City
Lewisville High School 2,634 Met Standard Lewisville
Mansfield High School 2,367 Met Standard Mansfield
Mayde Creek High School 2,760 Met Standard Houston
Memorial High School 3,270 Academically Acceptable
Memorial High School 2,272 Met Standard Houston
Mesquite High School 2,744 Met Standard Mesquite
Morton Ranch High School 2,984 Met Standard Katy
Oak Ridge High School 2,682 Met Standard Conroe
Pflugerville High School 2,296 Met Standard Pflugerville
Roosevelt High School M 2,750 Met Standard San Antonio
Sachse High School 2,558 Met Standard Sachse
Stephen F Austin High School 2,343 Met Standard Sugar Land
Sterling High School 2,334 Met Standard Baytown
Tascosa High School 2,118 Met Standard Amarillo
Vista Ridge High School 2,006 Met Standard Leander
West Brook Senior High School 2,458 Met Standard Beaumont
Westside High School M 2,954 Met Standard Houston