Accountability rating

B

Port Neches-Groves ISD: A

Total students

1,473

Avg. teacher experience

13.3 years

Port Neches-Groves ISD: 14.5 years

Statewide: 11.1 years

Four-year graduation rate

93.9 %

Port Neches-Groves ISD: 93.9%

Statewide: 90%

Port Neches-Groves High School is a high school in Port Neches, TX, in the Port Neches-Groves ISD school district. As of the 2018-2019 school year, it had 1,473 students. The school received an accountability rating of B. 48% of students were considered at risk of dropping out of school. 3.4% of students were enrolled in bilingual and English language learning programs.

An average teacher's salary was $54,106, which is $16 less than the state average. The average SAT score at Port Neches-Groves High School was 1056. The average ACT score was 20.4. In the Class of 2018, 93.9% of students received their high school diplomas on time or earlier. The dropout rate was 0.4%.

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Contact information

Address

1401 Merriman St
Port Neches, TX 77651-2894

Office phone number

(409) 729-7644

Principal

Higher Ed Outcomes

Students in Port Neches-Groves High School are part of the Texas Education Agency’s Region 05. Students who started eighth grade in 2008 in this region had a college graduation rate of 21.4 percent. View a more comprehensive breakdown of the higher education outcomes in Region 05.

Demographics

Ethnicity

Total students

1,473

African American

55 (3.7%)

Port Neches-Groves ISD: 3.3%

Statewide: 12.6%

American Indian

1 (0.1%)

Port Neches-Groves ISD: 0.1%

Statewide: 0.4%

Asian

101 (6.9%)

Port Neches-Groves ISD: 5.8%

Statewide: 4.5%

Hispanic

349 (23.7%)

Port Neches-Groves ISD: 26.4%

Statewide: 52.6%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Port Neches-Groves ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

933 (63.3%)

Port Neches-Groves ISD: 61.9%

Statewide: 27.4%

Two or more races

34 (2.3%)

Port Neches-Groves ISD: 2.5%

Statewide: 2.4%

African American

3.7%

American Indian

0.1%

Asian

6.9%

Hispanic

23.7%

Pacific Islander

N/A

White

63.3%

Two or more races

2.3%

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

48 %

Port Neches-Groves ISD: 34.4%

Statewide: 50.1%

Economically disadvantaged

41.5 %

Port Neches-Groves ISD: 46.3%

Statewide: 60.6%

Limited English proficiency

3.4 %

Port Neches-Groves ISD: 5.5%

Statewide: 19.5%

At-risk students

48.0%

Econ. disadvantaged

41.5%

Limited Eng. proficiency

3.4%

Enrollment by program

A look at the percentage of students enrolled in certain programs offered at schools for the 2018-2019 school year. A student can be enrolled in more than one program.

Bilingual/ESL

3.4 %

Port Neches-Groves ISD: 5.4%

Statewide: 19.7%

Career and Technical

85.1 %

Port Neches-Groves ISD: 28.4%

Statewide: 26.3%

Gifted and Talented

22.1 %

Port Neches-Groves ISD: 12%

Statewide: 8.1%

Special Education

7.8 %

Port Neches-Groves ISD: 9.6%

Statewide: 9.6%

Bilingual/ESL

3.4%

Career and technical

85.1%

Gifted and talented

22.1%

Special education

7.8%

Academics

Accountability ratings

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

Overall

B

Port Neches-Groves ISD: A

Student achievement

B

Port Neches-Groves ISD: A

School progress

B

Port Neches-Groves ISD: A

Closing the gaps

B

Port Neches-Groves 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 2019 Accountability Manual.

Four-year graduation rates

The percentage of students who started ninth grade in 2014-2015 who received a high school diploma on time — by Aug. 31, 2018. (Learn more about how four-year graduation rates are defined.)

All students

93.9 %

Port Neches-Groves ISD: 93.9%

Statewide: 90%

African American

92.3 %

Port Neches-Groves ISD: 92.3%

Statewide: 86.5%

American Indian

N/A

Port Neches-Groves ISD: N/A

Statewide: 85.1%

Asian

100 %

Port Neches-Groves ISD: 100%

Statewide: 96.4%

Hispanic

95.1 %

Port Neches-Groves ISD: 95.1%

Statewide: 88.2%

Pacific Islander

N/A

Port Neches-Groves ISD: N/A

Statewide: 86.4%

White

92.9 %

Port Neches-Groves ISD: 92.9%

Statewide: 93.6%

Two or more races

100 %

Port Neches-Groves ISD: 100%

Statewide: 91.4%

African American

92.3%

American Indian

N/A

Asian

100.0%

Hispanic

95.1%

Pacific Islander

N/A

White

92.9%

Two or more races

100.0%

Dropout rates

The dropout rate for students in grades 9-12 for the 2017-2018 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

0.4 %

Port Neches-Groves ISD: 0.4%

Statewide: 1.9%

American Indian

Masked

Port Neches-Groves ISD: Masked

Statewide: 2.9%

African American

0 %

Port Neches-Groves ISD: 0%

Statewide: 2.8%

Asian

0 %

Port Neches-Groves ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.5%

Hispanic

0.5 %

Port Neches-Groves ISD: 0.5%

Statewide: 2.3%

Pacific Islander

N/A

Port Neches-Groves ISD: N/A

Statewide: 2.7%

White

0.4 %

Port Neches-Groves ISD: 0.4%

Statewide: 1%

Two or more races

0 %

Port Neches-Groves ISD: 0%

Statewide: 1.6%

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 2017-2018 school year.

All students

2.7 %

Port Neches-Groves ISD: 2.7%

Statewide: 25.8%

African American

0 %

Port Neches-Groves ISD: 0%

Statewide: 17%

American Indian

N/A

Port Neches-Groves ISD: N/A

Statewide: 21.9%

Asian

7.1 %

Port Neches-Groves ISD: 7.1%

Statewide: 60.9%

Hispanic

2.4 %

Port Neches-Groves ISD: 2.4%

Statewide: 23.5%

Pacific Islander

N/A

Port Neches-Groves ISD: N/A

Statewide: 20.2%

White

2.7 %

Port Neches-Groves ISD: 2.7%

Statewide: 27.8%

Two or more races

0 %

Port Neches-Groves ISD: 0%

Statewide: 28.9%

AP/IB performance

The percentage of test-taking students who passed at least one AP or IB exam in the 2017-2018 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

31.6 %

Port Neches-Groves ISD: 31.6%

Statewide: 50.7%

African American

N/A

Port Neches-Groves ISD: N/A

Statewide: 29.2%

American Indian

N/A

Port Neches-Groves ISD: N/A

Statewide: 51%

Asian

Masked

Port Neches-Groves ISD: Masked

Statewide: 74.6%

Hispanic

Masked

Port Neches-Groves ISD: Masked

Statewide: 38.4%

Pacific Islander

N/A

Port Neches-Groves ISD: N/A

Statewide: 52.5%

White

25 %

Port Neches-Groves ISD: 25%

Statewide: 64.8%

Two or more races

N/A

Port Neches-Groves ISD: N/A

Statewide: 62.8%

SAT

The average SAT score for the Class of 2018, 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

1056

Port Neches-Groves ISD: 1056

Statewide: 1036

ACT

The average ACT composite score for the Class of 2018. The maximum score is 36.

Avg. ACT score

20.4

Port Neches-Groves ISD: 20.4

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 the Class of 2018.

Reading

61.3 %

Port Neches-Groves ISD: 61.3%

Statewide: 58.2%

Math

47.5 %

Port Neches-Groves ISD: 47.5%

Statewide: 46%

Reading + Math

45.5 %

Port Neches-Groves ISD: 45.5%

Statewide: 42.1%

Reading

61.3%

Math

47.5%

Reading + Math

45.5%

Staff

Teacher ethnicities

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

Total teacher FTEs

105.3

African American

0 (0%)

Port Neches-Groves ISD: 0%

Statewide: 10.6%

American Indian

0 (0%)

Port Neches-Groves ISD: 0.8%

Statewide: 0.3%

Asian

0 (0%)

Port Neches-Groves ISD: 0.3%

Statewide: 1.7%

Hispanic

12 (11.4%)

Port Neches-Groves ISD: 4.8%

Statewide: 27.7%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Port Neches-Groves ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

93.3 (88.6%)

Port Neches-Groves ISD: 93.5%

Statewide: 58.4%

Two or more races

0 (0%)

Port Neches-Groves ISD: 0.6%

Statewide: 1.1%

Highest degree held by teachers

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

No degree

5.5 (5.2%)

Port Neches-Groves ISD: 2.1%

Statewide: 1.4%

Bachelor's

66.8 (63.4%)

Port Neches-Groves ISD: 80.8%

Statewide: 73.6%

Master's

33 (31.3%)

Port Neches-Groves ISD: 17%

Statewide: 24.3%

Doctorate

0 (0%)

Port Neches-Groves ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.7%

Students per teacher

The total number of students divided by the total full-time equivalent count of teachers for 2018-2019.

Students per teacher

14

Port Neches-Groves ISD: 14.5

Statewide: 15.1

Teacher experience

This figure for the 2018-2019 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

13.3 years

Port Neches-Groves ISD: 14.5 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

$54,106

Port Neches-Groves ISD: $53,191

Statewide: $54,122

Beginner

$41,000

Port Neches-Groves ISD: $40,601

Statewide: $47,218

1 to 5 years

$46,463

Port Neches-Groves ISD: $45,651

Statewide: $50,408

6 to 10 years

$51,230

Port Neches-Groves ISD: $49,178

Statewide: $52,786

11 to 20 years

$52,788

Port Neches-Groves ISD: $51,994

Statewide: $56,041

20+ years

$67,273

Port Neches-Groves ISD: $64,432

Statewide: $62,039

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