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Trenton High School

174 students in grades 9 ‐ 12

Rated: Met Standard

Trenton High School is an predominantly white rural school with 174 students. Students perform at 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 $6,208 per student for academic programs and $7,835 per student for all school functions.

Trenton High School is located in Congressional District 4, State Board of Education District 9 represented by Thomas Ratliff, Texas House District 62 represented by Larry Phillips and Texas Senate District 2 represented by Bob Hall.


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 Trenton 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
Athens High School 828 Met Standard Athens
Borger High School 760 Met Standard Borger
Brownsboro High School 812 Met Standard Brownsboro
Brownwood High School 829 Met Standard Brownwood
Burkeville High School 100 Met Standard Burkeville
Carthage High School 735 Met Standard Carthage
Central Freshman Campus 655 Met Standard San Angelo
Central High School 461 Met Standard Pollok
Chireno High School 88 Met Standard Chireno
Clarksville High School 198 Met Standard Clarksville
Colorado High School 266 Met Standard Colorado City
Cuero High School 583 Met Standard Cuero
Ector High School 119 Met Standard Ector
Farwell High School 148 Met Standard Farwell
Giddings High School 625 Met Standard Giddings
Gorman High School 90 Met Standard Gorman
Graham High School 705 Met Standard Graham
Happy High School 100 Met Standard Happy
Hart Junior/Senior High School 119 Met Standard Hart
Haskell High School 179 Met Standard Haskell
Hudson High School 701 Met Standard Lufkin
La Grange High School 632 Met Standard La Grange
Levelland High School 719 Met Standard Levelland
Menard High School 97 Met Standard Menard
Navasota High School 801 Met Standard Navasota
Orange Grove High School 504 Met Standard Orange Grove
Palestine High School 830 Met Standard Palestine
Paris High School 883 Met Standard Paris
Quanah High School 165 Met Standard Quanah
Rising Star High School 97 Met Standard Rising Star
Rockdale High School 529 Met Standard Rockdale
Roscoe Collegiate High School 159 Met Standard Roscoe
San Isidro High School 91 Met Standard San Isidro
Santa Maria High School 146 Met Standard Santa Maria
Santa Rosa High School 358 Met Standard Santa Rosa
Tornillo High School 315 Met Standard Tornillo
Wells High School 91 Met Standard Wells
Wills Point High School 812 Met Standard Wills Point
Zephyr High School 90 Met Standard Zephyr