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Smithson Valley High School is a public school in Canyon Lake, TX. It has 2,070 students in grades 9-12. Students score above average on state standardized tests. There have been 148 reviews written and they have been mostly positive.

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On Extracurriculars: Seems like there wasn't a lot of diversity. Admin helped a lot.

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On Overall Experience: I like the JROTC program and the medical classes.

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Recent Alumnus

On Student Culture & Diversity: Lots of cliques and lots of pressures.

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On Resources & Facilities: The school building was clean, there were many resources available.

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On Academics: The advanced classes are usually good, challenging classes, but the regular classes don't have high expectations. The curriculum isn't challenging, and the students in regular classes don't learn as much as they could be.

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Smithson Valley High School is a public school in Canyon Lake, TX. It has 2,070 students in grades 9-12. Students score above average on state standardized tests. There have been 148 reviews written and they have been mostly positive.

🔖 About the Academics See more in Academics ...

Graduation Rate

98%

Test Performance

83
Smithson Valley High School performed better than 83% of other schools on Texas math and reading standardized tests.

Average standardized
test results

SAT:
1670

Based on 44 students surveyed
Math
560
Verbal
560
Writing
550

ACT:
24

Based on 16 students surveyed
Math
26
English
25
Reading
24
Science
22
All test result data aggregated from users of colleges.niche.com

🏦 Where Students Go See more in Educational Outcomes ...

Student Polls

What are the best things about this school?     Based on 8 responses

  • 22% Its sorta in the country
  • 22% Its very good academically
  • 13% Cops on duty
  • 13% Safety
  • 13% Nurses
  • 9% Security Guards
  • 4% The TSA group I am president of! technology is #1
  • 4% Sports

What one word or phrase best describes this school?     Based on 8 responses

  • 25% Ranger Pride
  • 25% Fake
  • 12% Politics
  • 12% Very Challenging
  • 12% A good fit for everyone
  • 12% Boring

What are the worst things about this school?     Based on 8 responses

  • 24% Location from where i live
  • 18% Play favorites
  • 18% Nothing is bad
  • 18% There are a lot of students.
  • 12% Politicts
  • 12% Strictness

What is the most helpful tip for a student to know before coming to this school?     Based on 8 responses

  • 50% Be yourself and you'll have a great experience.
  • 38% Beware of the judgemental individuals
  • 12% Be prepared to have high expectations

If you could do it all over again, would you still want to go to this school?     Based on 13 responses

  • 23% Yes
  • 15% Not sure.
  • 62% No

What one thing distinguishes this school from other schools?     Based on 8 responses

  • 75% Our Football team
  • 25% Overall Competitiveness

About the Students More in Student Culture & Diversity ...

Gender Diversity

Male
52.8%
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Female
47.2%
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Racial Diversity

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White
62.9%
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Hispanic
30.0%
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African American
2.9%
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Multiracial
2.5%
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Asian
1.3%
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Native American
0.5%
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Pacific Islander
0.0%