Accountability rating (2018-2019)

C

Santa Fe ISD: C

Total students

1,319

Avg. teacher experience

10 years

Santa Fe ISD: 10.6 years

Statewide: 11.2 years

Four-year graduation rate

91.8 %

Santa Fe ISD: 91.8%

Statewide: 90.3%

Santa Fe High School is a high school in Santa Fe, TX, in the Santa Fe ISD school district. As of the 2020-2021 school year, it had 1,319 students. 53.1% of students were considered at risk of dropping out of school. 1.9% of students were enrolled in bilingual and English language learning programs.

Because of the coronavirus pandemic, the state waived accountability ratings for the 2020-2021 school year. The school received an accountability rating of C for the 2018-2019 school year.

In the Class of 2020, 91.8% of students received their high school diplomas on time or earlier. The dropout rate for students in grades 9-12 was 1.4% during the 2019-2020 school year.

The average SAT score at Santa Fe High School was 1031 for 2019-2020 graduates. The average ACT score was 21.2.

As of the 2020-2021 school year, an average teacher's salary was $59,800, which is $2,159 more than the state average. On average, teachers had 10 years of experience.

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Contact information

Website

www.sfisd.org

Address

P O Box 370
Santa Fe, TX 77510-0370

Office phone number

(409) 927-3106

Principal

Higher Ed Outcomes

Students in Santa Fe High School are part of the Texas Education Agency’s Region 04. Students who started eighth grade in 2008 in this region had a college graduation rate of 23.9 percent. View a more comprehensive breakdown of the higher education outcomes in Region 04.

Demographics

Race and ethnicity

Total students

1,319

African American

14 (1.1%)

Santa Fe ISD: 1%

Statewide: 12.7%

American Indian

7 (0.5%)

Santa Fe ISD: 0.5%

Statewide: 0.3%

Asian

4 (0.3%)

Santa Fe ISD: 0.4%

Statewide: 4.7%

Hispanic

288 (21.8%)

Santa Fe ISD: 24.4%

Statewide: 52.9%

Pacific Islander

1 (0.1%)

Santa Fe ISD: 0.1%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

991 (75.1%)

Santa Fe ISD: 71.9%

Statewide: 26.5%

Two or more races

14 (1.1%)

Santa Fe ISD: 1.7%

Statewide: 2.7%

African American

1.1%

American Indian

0.5%

Asian

0.3%

Hispanic

21.8%

Pacific Islander

0.1%

White

75.1%

Two or more races

1.1%

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

53.1 %

Santa Fe ISD: 46%

Statewide: 49.2%

Economically disadvantaged

41 %

Santa Fe ISD: 49.9%

Statewide: 60.3%

Limited English proficiency

2 %

Santa Fe ISD: 5.2%

Statewide: 20.7%

At-risk students

53.1%

Econ. disadvantaged

41.0%

Limited Eng. proficiency

2.0%

Enrollment by program

A look at the percentage of students enrolled in certain programs offered at schools for the 2020-2021 school year. A student can be enrolled in more than one program.

Bilingual/ESL

1.9 %

Santa Fe ISD: 5.2%

Statewide: 21%

Gifted and Talented

6.3 %

Santa Fe ISD: 4.3%

Statewide: 8.3%

Special Education

12.4 %

Santa Fe ISD: 12.4%

Statewide: 11.1%

Bilingual/ESL

1.9%

Gifted and talented

6.3%

Special education

12.4%

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 2020-2021 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 when available.

Overall (2018-2019)

C

Santa Fe ISD: C

Student achievement (2018-2019)

C

Santa Fe ISD: C

School progress (2018-2019)

D

Santa Fe ISD: C

Closing the gaps (2018-2019)

C

Santa Fe ISD: C

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 2021 Accountability Manual.

Four-year graduation rates

The percentage of students who started ninth grade in 2016-2017 and received a high school diploma on time — by Aug. 31, 2021. Learn more about how four-year graduation rates are defined.

All students

91.8 %

Santa Fe ISD: 91.8%

Statewide: 90.3%

African American

Masked

Santa Fe ISD: Masked

Statewide: 87%

American Indian

Masked

Santa Fe ISD: Masked

Statewide: 86.3%

Asian

Masked

Santa Fe ISD: Masked

Statewide: 96.7%

Hispanic

85.3 %

Santa Fe ISD: 85.3%

Statewide: 88.6%

Pacific Islander

N/A

Santa Fe ISD: N/A

Statewide: 89.2%

White

93 %

Santa Fe ISD: 93%

Statewide: 94%

Two or more races

100 %

Santa Fe ISD: 100%

Statewide: 91.1%

African American

Masked

American Indian

Masked

Asian

Masked

Hispanic

85.3%

Pacific Islander

N/A

White

93.0%

Two or more races

100.0%

Dropout rates

The dropout rate for students in grades 9-12 during the 2019-2020 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

1.4 %

Santa Fe ISD: 1.4%

Statewide: 1.6%

American Indian

0 %

Santa Fe ISD: 0%

Statewide: 2.3%

African American

0 %

Santa Fe ISD: 0%

Statewide: 2.5%

Asian

0 %

Santa Fe ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.3%

Hispanic

2 %

Santa Fe ISD: 2%

Statewide: 1.9%

Pacific Islander

Masked

Santa Fe ISD: Masked

Statewide: 1.5%

White

1.2 %

Santa Fe ISD: 1.2%

Statewide: 0.9%

Two or more races

0 %

Santa Fe ISD: 0%

Statewide: 1.5%

Chronic absenteeism

The chronic absenteeism rate for students during the 2019-2020 school year. It measures the number of students who were absent for at least ten percent of the school year.

All students

9.6 %

Santa Fe ISD: 6.5%

Statewide: 6.7%

American Indian

Masked

Santa Fe ISD: 8.7%

Statewide: 7.8%

African American

6.3 %

Santa Fe ISD: 4.4%

Statewide: 8.9%

Asian

20 %

Santa Fe ISD: 5%

Statewide: 1.8%

Hispanic

9 %

Santa Fe ISD: 5.9%

Statewide: 7.4%

Pacific Islander

Masked

Santa Fe ISD: 0%

Statewide: 7.2%

White

9.7 %

Santa Fe ISD: 6.7%

Statewide: 5.2%

Two or more races

10 %

Santa Fe ISD: 8%

Statewide: 6.7%

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 2019-2020 school year.

All students

15.2 %

Santa Fe ISD: 15.2%

Statewide: 22%

African American

0 %

Santa Fe ISD: 0%

Statewide: 13.3%

American Indian

Masked

Santa Fe ISD: Masked

Statewide: 17.2%

Asian

Masked

Santa Fe ISD: Masked

Statewide: 59.1%

Hispanic

8.6 %

Santa Fe ISD: 8.6%

Statewide: 18.6%

Pacific Islander

Masked

Santa Fe ISD: Masked

Statewide: 19.5%

White

17.1 %

Santa Fe ISD: 17.1%

Statewide: 25.4%

Two or more races

16.7 %

Santa Fe ISD: 16.7%

Statewide: 25.8%

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 2019-2020 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

50 %

Santa Fe ISD: 50%

Statewide: 59%

African American

N/A

Santa Fe ISD: N/A

Statewide: 40.4%

American Indian

N/A

Santa Fe ISD: N/A

Statewide: 57.6%

Asian

N/A

Santa Fe ISD: N/A

Statewide: 81.2%

Hispanic

36.4 %

Santa Fe ISD: 36.4%

Statewide: 47.4%

Pacific Islander

Masked

Santa Fe ISD: Masked

Statewide: 58.9%

White

50 %

Santa Fe ISD: 50%

Statewide: 69%

Two or more races

Masked

Santa Fe ISD: Masked

Statewide: 69.1%

SAT

The average SAT score for students graduating in 2019-2020, 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

1031

Santa Fe ISD: 1031

Statewide: 1019

ACT

The average ACT composite score for students graduating in 2019-2020. The maximum score is 36.

Avg. ACT score

21.2

Santa Fe ISD: 21.2

Statewide: 20.2

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 2019-2020.

Reading

51.7 %

Santa Fe ISD: 51.7%

Statewide: 59.7%

Math

28.9 %

Santa Fe ISD: 28.9%

Statewide: 47.9%

Reading + Math

27.7 %

Santa Fe ISD: 27.7%

Statewide: 43.2%

Reading

51.7%

Math

28.9%

Reading + Math

27.7%

Staff

Teacher ethnicities

These figures are expressed as a percentage of the total teacher full-time equivalent (FTE) as of the 2020-2021 school year.

Total teacher FTEs

78.6

African American

0 (0%)

Santa Fe ISD: 0.8%

Statewide: 11.1%

American Indian

0 (0%)

Santa Fe ISD: 0.4%

Statewide: 0.3%

Asian

0 (0%)

Santa Fe ISD: 0.4%

Statewide: 1.8%

Hispanic

6.8 (8.6%)

Santa Fe ISD: 10.1%

Statewide: 28.4%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Santa Fe ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

71.8 (91.4%)

Santa Fe ISD: 88%

Statewide: 56.9%

Two or more races

0 (0%)

Santa Fe ISD: 0.4%

Statewide: 1.2%

Highest degree held by teachers

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

No degree

3 (3.8%)

Santa Fe ISD: 1.1%

Statewide: 1.2%

Bachelor's

58 (73.8%)

Santa Fe ISD: 83.7%

Statewide: 73%

Master's

15.9 (20.2%)

Santa Fe ISD: 14.4%

Statewide: 25%

Doctorate

1.7 (2.2%)

Santa Fe ISD: 0.7%

Statewide: 0.7%

Students per teacher

The total number of students divided by the total full-time equivalent count of teachers for 2020-2021.

Students per teacher

16.8

Santa Fe ISD: 16.4

Statewide: 14.5

Teacher experience

This figure for the 2020-2021 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

10 years

Santa Fe ISD: 10.6 years

Statewide: 11.2 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

$59,800

Santa Fe ISD: $59,683

Statewide: $57,641

Beginner

$55,653

Santa Fe ISD: $55,593

Statewide: $50,849

1 to 5 years

$56,847

Santa Fe ISD: $56,448

Statewide: $53,288

6 to 10 years

$58,779

Santa Fe ISD: $58,646

Statewide: $56,282

11 to 20 years

$62,237

Santa Fe ISD: $61,708

Statewide: $59,900

21 to 30 years

$66,089

Santa Fe ISD: $65,406

Statewide: $64,637

30+ years

$68,929

Santa Fe ISD: $68,708

Statewide: $69,974

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