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Temple High School

2,069 students in grades 9 ‐ 12

Rated: Met Standard

Temple High School is a suburban school with 2,069 students. Students perform well 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 less than the state average.

The school spends $4,742 per student for academic programs and $7,499 per student for all school functions.

Temple High School is located in Congressional District 31, State Board of Education District 10 represented by Tom Maynard, Texas House District 55 represented by Molly S. White and Texas Senate District 24 represented by Troy Fraser.


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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

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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 Temple 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
A&M Consolidated High School 2,720 Met Standard College Station
Austin High School 2,350 Met Standard Austin
Bel Air High School 2,130 Met Standard El Paso
Brazoswood High School 2,474 Met Standard Freeport
Burleson High School 2,623 Met Standard Burleson
Carroll High School 2,286 Met Standard Corpus Christi
Central High School 2,107 Met Standard San Angelo
Churchill High School 2,922 Met Standard San Antonio
Del Rio High School 2,005 Met Standard Del Rio
Del Valle High School 2,127 Met Standard Del Valle
Dickinson High School 2,210 Met Standard Dickinson
Dobie High School 3,431 Met Standard Houston
Eagle Pass High School 2,152 Met Standard Eagle Pass
Eastwood High School 2,143 Met Standard El Paso
Harker Heights High School 2,536 Met Standard Harker Heights
Humble High School 1,986 Met Standard Humble
Jersey Village High School 2,953 Met Standard Houston
John Tyler High School 2,041 Met Standard Tyler
Katy High School 2,706 Met Standard Katy
Kempner High School 2,537 Met Standard Sugar Land
Klein Forest High School 3,474 Met Standard Houston
Leander High School 2,268 Met Standard Leander
Lee High School M 2,205 Met Standard San Antonio
Lewisville High School 2,634 Met Standard Lewisville
Lopez High School 2,239 Met Standard Brownsville
Madison High School M 3,330 Met Standard San Antonio
Memorial High School 2,449 Met Standard Port Arthur
Naaman Forest High School 2,437 Met Standard Garland
New Caney High School 2,365 Met Standard New Caney
Nimitz High School 2,384 Improvement Required Irving
O'Connor High School 2,773 Met Standard Helotes
Plano East Senior High School 2,805 Met Standard Plano
Richardson High School 2,399 Met Standard Richardson
Rivera High School 2,257 Met Standard Brownsville
Robert Shoemaker High School 2,170 Met Standard Killeen
Rowlett High School 2,604 Met Standard Rowlett
Sachse High School 2,558 Met Standard Sachse
Sam Houston High School 2,744 Met Standard Arlington
Stony Point High School 2,535 Met Standard Round Rock
Westfield High School 3,222 Met Standard Houston