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Sundown High School

178 students in grades 9 ‐ 12

Rated: Met Standard

Sundown High School is a rural school in Sundown with 178 students. 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 much more experience than the state average and are paid more than the state average.

The school spends $11,459 per student for academic programs and $17,429 per student for all school functions.

Sundown High School is located in Congressional District 19, State Board of Education District 15 represented by Marty Rowley, Texas House District 88 represented by Ken King and Texas Senate District 28 represented by Charles Perry.

Demographics

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Academics



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College Readiness

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

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Staff

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Spending

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Peers

These campuses are identified as peers for Sundown 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