Gilmer High School Overview

2013 Academic Indicators
National Rank
#2,243
College Readiness Index
15.3
Math Proficiency
3.2
Reading Proficiency
3.2
Student/Teacher Ratio
10:1
  • 09–12 Grades
  • 640 Students
  • 63 Teachers

Gilmer High School
850 BUFFALO
GILMER, TX 75644

Phone: (903) 841-7500

District: Gilmer Independent School District

Overview

Gilmer High School is ranked 198th within Texas. Students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at Gilmer High School is 36 percent. The student body makeup is 53 percent male and 47 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 27 percent. Gilmer High School is the only high school in the Gilmer Independent School District.

Rankings / Awards

This details how this school compares to others based on U.S. News ranking criteria.

Medal Awarded Silver
National Rank
#2243
State Rank
#198

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Students / Teachers

These counts and percentages of students and teachers are from data reported by schools to the government.

Total Enrollment 640
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 27%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 45%
Full-Time Teachers 63

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Test Scores

U.S. News calculates these values based on student performance on state exit exams and internationally available exams on college-level course work (AP®/IB exams).

Proficient in Reading 94%
Proficient in Math 94%
College Readiness Index 15.3

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School Data

School profile information is based on government data.

Grades Served 09 – 12
Setting Distant Town
Charter School No
Magnet School No
Receives Title I Funding Yes

District

This information relates to high schools run by this school's state operating agency. Many districts contain only one high school.

Total Schools 1
Total Students 640
Proficient in Reading (district average) 94%
Proficient in Math (district average) 94%
College Readiness (district average) 15.3

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