Accountability rating (2018-2019)

B

Pampa ISD: B

Total students

1,043

Avg. teacher experience

14.2 years

Pampa ISD: 10 years

Statewide: 11.1 years

Four-year graduation rate

93.6 %

Pampa ISD: 94%

Statewide: 90%

Pampa High School is a high school in Pampa, TX, in the Pampa ISD school district. As of the 2019-2020 school year, it had 1,043 students. 46% of students were considered at risk of dropping out of school. 13.4% of students were enrolled in bilingual and English language learning programs.

The school received an accountability rating of B for the previous school year. Because of the coronavirus pandemic, the state waived accountability ratings for the 2019-2020 school year.

In the Class of 2019, 93.6% of students received their high school diplomas on time or earlier. The dropout rate for students in grades 9-12 was 0.8% during the 2018-2019 school year.

The average SAT score at Pampa High School was 1119 for 2018-2019 graduates. The average ACT score was 18.5.

As of the 2019-2020 school year, an average teacher's salary was $53,446, which is $3,645 less than the state average. On average, teachers had 14.2 years of experience.

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Contact information

Website

www.pampaisd.net

Address

111 E Harvester
Pampa, TX 79065-4499

Office phone number

(806) 669-4800

Higher Ed Outcomes

Students in Pampa High School are part of the Texas Education Agency’s Region 16. Students who started eighth grade in 2008 in this region had a college graduation rate of 23.2 percent. View a more comprehensive breakdown of the higher education outcomes in Region 16.

Demographics

Race and ethnicity

Total students

1,043

African American

46 (4.4%)

Pampa ISD: 3.1%

Statewide: 12.6%

American Indian

7 (0.7%)

Pampa ISD: 0.4%

Statewide: 0.4%

Asian

10 (1%)

Pampa ISD: 0.7%

Statewide: 4.6%

Hispanic

452 (43.3%)

Pampa ISD: 47.5%

Statewide: 52.8%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Pampa ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

499 (47.8%)

Pampa ISD: 45.5%

Statewide: 27%

Two or more races

29 (2.8%)

Pampa ISD: 2.8%

Statewide: 2.5%

African American

4.4%

American Indian

0.7%

Asian

1.0%

Hispanic

43.3%

Pacific Islander

N/A

White

47.8%

Two or more races

2.8%

Risk factors

A student is identified as being at risk of dropping out of school based on state-defined criteria. A student is defined as "economically disadvantaged" if he or she is eligible for free or reduced-price lunch or other public assistance.

At-risk students

46 %

Pampa ISD: 51%

Statewide: 50.6%

Economically disadvantaged

49.3 %

Pampa ISD: 59.3%

Statewide: 60.3%

Limited English proficiency

13.8 %

Pampa ISD: 17.3%

Statewide: 20.3%

At-risk students

46.0%

Econ. disadvantaged

49.3%

Limited Eng. proficiency

13.8%

Enrollment by program

A look at the percentage of students enrolled in certain programs offered at schools for the 2019-2020 school year. A student can be enrolled in more than one program.

Bilingual/ESL

13.4 %

Pampa ISD: 17%

Statewide: 20.6%

Career and Technical

90.6 %

Pampa ISD: 32.6%

Statewide: 27.6%

Gifted and Talented

9.1 %

Pampa ISD: 6.8%

Statewide: 8.1%

Special Education

14.3 %

Pampa ISD: 13.4%

Statewide: 10.5%

Bilingual/ESL

13.4%

Career and technical

90.6%

Gifted and talented

9.1%

Special education

14.3%

Academics

Accountability ratings

Texas assigns ratings to districts and campuses that designate their performance in relation to the state's accountability system.

Because of the coronavirus pandemic, the state waived accountability ratings for the 2019-2020 school year. All Texas public school districts and campuses received the label “Not Rated: Declared State of Disaster.” Our schools explorer shows the accountability ratings from the 2018-2019 school year.

Overall

B

Pampa ISD: B

Student achievement

B

Pampa ISD: B

School progress

B

Pampa ISD: B

Closing the gaps

B

Pampa ISD: B

The overall grades are based on three categories: student achievement (how well students perform academically), school progress (how well students perform over time and compared to students in similar schools) and closing the gaps (how well schools are boosting performance for subgroups such as students with special needs).

For a detailed explanation of this year’s accountability system, see the 2020 Accountability Manual.

Four-year graduation rates

The percentage of students who started ninth grade in 2015-2016 and received a high school diploma on time — by Aug. 31, 2020. Learn more about how four-year graduation rates are defined.

All students

93.6 %

Pampa ISD: 94%

Statewide: 90%

African American

100 %

Pampa ISD: 100%

Statewide: 86.2%

American Indian

Masked

Pampa ISD: Masked

Statewide: 87.3%

Asian

Masked

Pampa ISD: Masked

Statewide: 96.4%

Hispanic

93.2 %

Pampa ISD: 94.2%

Statewide: 88.2%

Pacific Islander

N/A

Pampa ISD: N/A

Statewide: 88%

White

95.3 %

Pampa ISD: 94.9%

Statewide: 93.7%

Two or more races

83.3 %

Pampa ISD: 87.5%

Statewide: 91.4%

African American

100.0%

American Indian

Masked

Asian

Masked

Hispanic

93.2%

Pacific Islander

N/A

White

95.3%

Two or more races

83.3%

Dropout rates

The dropout rate for students in grades 9-12 during the 2018-2019 school year. It is calculated by dividing the number of dropouts by the number of students who were in attendance at any time during the school year.

All students

0.8 %

Pampa ISD: 0.9%

Statewide: 1.9%

American Indian

0 %

Pampa ISD: 0%

Statewide: 2.5%

African American

2.1 %

Pampa ISD: 2.1%

Statewide: 3%

Asian

0 %

Pampa ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.6%

Hispanic

0.5 %

Pampa ISD: 0.4%

Statewide: 2.3%

Pacific Islander

N/A

Pampa ISD: N/A

Statewide: 2.1%

White

1 %

Pampa ISD: 1.2%

Statewide: 1%

Two or more races

0 %

Pampa ISD: 0%

Statewide: 1.7%

College readiness

AP/IB participation

The percentage of students in grades 11 and 12 taking at least one Advanced Placement (AP) or International Baccalaureate (IB) exam in any subject during the 2018-2019 school year.

All students

23.5 %

Pampa ISD: 21%

Statewide: 25.2%

African American

19 %

Pampa ISD: 19%

Statewide: 16.2%

American Indian

Masked

Pampa ISD: Masked

Statewide: 19.4%

Asian

Masked

Pampa ISD: Masked

Statewide: 60.5%

Hispanic

23.4 %

Pampa ISD: 20.9%

Statewide: 23%

Pacific Islander

N/A

Pampa ISD: N/A

Statewide: 21.2%

White

24.2 %

Pampa ISD: 21.5%

Statewide: 27%

Two or more races

15.4 %

Pampa ISD: 12.5%

Statewide: 28.4%

AP/IB performance

The percentage of test-taking students in grades 11 and 12 who passed at least one AP or IB exam in the 2018-2019 school year. A passing score on the AP exam is a 3, 4 or 5. On an IB exam, it is a 4, 5, 6 or 7.

All students

29.5 %

Pampa ISD: 29.5%

Statewide: 51%

African American

Masked

Pampa ISD: Masked

Statewide: 29.2%

American Indian

N/A

Pampa ISD: N/A

Statewide: 53.5%

Asian

Masked

Pampa ISD: Masked

Statewide: 75.1%

Hispanic

30.8 %

Pampa ISD: 30.8%

Statewide: 39.2%

Pacific Islander

N/A

Pampa ISD: N/A

Statewide: 48.6%

White

29.2 %

Pampa ISD: 29.2%

Statewide: 64.5%

Two or more races

Masked

Pampa ISD: Masked

Statewide: 64.3%

SAT

The average SAT score for students graduating in 2018-2019, with critical reading, writing and mathematics results combined. The maximum score is 2400. For the small percentage of students who took the redesigned SAT with a maximum score of 1600, their scores were converted to the equivalent scores on the previous SAT using College Board concordance tables.

Avg. SAT score

1119

Pampa ISD: 1119

Statewide: 1027

ACT

The average ACT composite score for students graduating in 2018-2019. The maximum score is 36.

Avg. ACT score

18.5

Pampa ISD: 18.5

Statewide: 20.6

College-ready graduates

A graduate is considered college ready in Reading or Math if he or she has met or exceeded the college-ready criteria on the Texas Success Initiative Assessment (TSIA) test, the SAT or the ACT test. These figures are for students graduating in 2018-2019.

Reading

62.7 %

Pampa ISD: 56.1%

Statewide: 60.7%

Math

55.4 %

Pampa ISD: 49%

Statewide: 48.6%

Reading + Math

48.2 %

Pampa ISD: 42.4%

Statewide: 44.2%

Reading

62.7%

Math

55.4%

Reading + Math

48.2%

Staff

Teacher ethnicities

These figures are expressed as a percentage of the total teacher full-time equivalent (FTE) as of the 2019-2020 school year.

Total teacher FTEs

69

African American

0 (0%)

Pampa ISD: 0%

Statewide: 10.8%

American Indian

1 (1.4%)

Pampa ISD: 0.4%

Statewide: 0.3%

Asian

0 (0%)

Pampa ISD: 0%

Statewide: 1.8%

Hispanic

4.9 (7.1%)

Pampa ISD: 10.9%

Statewide: 28.1%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Pampa ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

63.2 (91.5%)

Pampa ISD: 88.6%

Statewide: 57.7%

Two or more races

0 (0%)

Pampa ISD: 0%

Statewide: 1.1%

Highest degree held by teachers

These figures are expressed as a percentage of the total teacher full-time equivalent.

No degree

2.9 (4.3%)

Pampa ISD: 4.2%

Statewide: 1.3%

Bachelor's

54.7 (79.3%)

Pampa ISD: 84.3%

Statewide: 73.4%

Master's

11.4 (16.5%)

Pampa ISD: 11.4%

Statewide: 24.5%

Doctorate

0 (0%)

Pampa ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.7%

Students per teacher

The total number of students divided by the total full-time equivalent count of teachers for 2019-2020.

Students per teacher

15.1

Pampa ISD: 15.3

Statewide: 15.1

Teacher experience

This figure for the 2019-2020 school year refers to tenure — the number of years a teacher has been employed in any district, whether or not there was an interruption in service.

Avg. teacher experience

14.2 years

Pampa ISD: 10 years

Statewide: 11.1 years

Teacher salaries

The average salaries listed here are for regular duties only and do not include supplemental pay. For teachers who also have nonteaching roles, only the portion of time and pay dedicated to classroom responsibilities is factored into the calculation.

Base average

$53,446

Pampa ISD: $49,923

Statewide: $57,091

Beginner

$48,383

Pampa ISD: $42,061

Statewide: $49,868

1 to 5 years

$47,327

Pampa ISD: $47,607

Statewide: $52,823

6 to 10 years

$49,197

Pampa ISD: $48,150

Statewide: $55,756

11 to 20 years

$52,847

Pampa ISD: $52,019

Statewide: $59,308

20+ years

$63,386

Pampa ISD: $62,097

Statewide: $65,449

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