Kilgore High School in Kilgore, TX - Niche

Overall
Niche Grade
Details
  • Grades
    9-12
  • Students
    975
  • Type
    Public
  • Reviews
    74 3.3
  • Ranking

Kilgore High School is a public school in Kilgore, Texas. It has 975 students in grades 9-12. According to state standards, 84% of students at this school are considered proficient in math and/or reading. There have been 74 reviews written and they have been mixed.

711 North Longview St
Kilgore, TX 75662
(903) 988-3901

Ratings and Reviews
3.3 from 74 reviews
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    • Niche User
    • 3
    Overall Experience: Okay overall however some issues with parking lot and students being favorites
    • Niche User
    • 3
    Overall Experience: it was a good size school
    • High School Senior
    • 3
    Sports & Fitness: The main sport that has funding is football. The rest are forced to find funding their own way.
    • High School Senior
    • 1
    Teachers: There are only two or three teachers that go beyond what they can to teach their students. Most just give worksheets and sit at there desk. There is also favoritism for students in drill team or football.
    • High School Senior
    • 2
    Extracurriculars: The club organizations are cliques.

Academics Read more about this school's academics

Nearby Schools

Niche Grade Name Type
Elder Cooperative Alternative School Public, Alternative, All-Boys
Elder Cooperative Alternative School Public, Alternative, All-Boys
Kilgore Heights Elementary School Public
2.00 Chandler Elementary School Public
2.33 Maude Laird Middle School Public
1.66 Kilgore Intermediate School Public
Calvary Way Academy Private, Religious
Leverett's Chapel High School Public
Leverett's Chapel Junior High School Public
Leverett's Chapel Elementary School Public
3.33 Sabine Elementary School Public
3.33 Sabine High School Public
East Texas Christian School Private, Religious
3.33 Sabine Middle School Public
2.66 Pine Tree Intermediate School Public
3.00 Pine Tree Middle School Public
White Oak Primary School Public
4.00 White Oak Intermediate School Public
3.33 White Oak High School Public
4.00 White Oak Middle School Public
Pine Tree Elementary School Public
Pine Tree Primary School Public
2.33 Longview Christian School Private, Religious
Longview Christian Academy Private, Religious

Comparable Schools

Niche Grade Name Distance Total Students
Kilgore Heights Elementary School 1 mi. 541
2.00 Chandler Elementary School 2 mi. 942
2.33 Maude Laird Middle School 2 mi. 852
1.66 Kilgore Intermediate School 2 mi. 603
3.33 Sabine Elementary School 6 mi. 631

Around Kilgore High School

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Student Demographics Read more about this school's student culture and diversity

Gender

Gender
Female 50%
Male 49%

Student Diversity

Kilgore High School United States Chandler Elementary School Kilgore Heights Elementary School Kilgore Intermediate School Maude Laird Middle School Sabine Elementary School
White 53.0% 51.6% 48.0% 43.0% 53.0% 52.0% 66.0%
Hispanic 23.0% 24.5% 29.0% 36.0% 24.0% 24.0% 24.0%
African American 18.0% 15.2% 16.0% 14.0% 18.0% 17.0% 4.0%
Multiracial 2.0% 2.6% 2.0% 2.0% 3.0% 2.0% 3.0%
Asian 1.0% 4.7% 0% 0% 0% 1.0% 0%
Native American 0% 1.1% 1.0% 0% 0% 0% 0%
Pacific Islander 0% 0.4% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0%

Enrollment

Enrollment
Grade 9 29.2%
Grade 10 24.5%
Grade 11 22.2%
Grade 12 24.1%

Educational Outcomes Read more about this school's educational outcomes

Student Opinions

If you could do it all over again, would you still want to go to this school?     Based on 8 responses

  • 62% Yes
  • 12% Not sure.
  • 25% No

What are the best things about this school?     Based on 5 responses

  • 80% Opportunities
  • 20% The great people who work there

What are the worst things about this school?     Based on 6 responses

  • 42% Dress code
  • 33% Teacher choose favorite students
  • 25% Lunch

What one thing distinguishes this school from other schools?     Based on 6 responses

  • 50% Sportsmenship
  • 33% Drama
  • 17% The students

What one word or phrase best describes this school?     Based on 5 responses

  • 60% Classic
  • 20% Adventurous
  • 20% Crazy

What is the most helpful tip for a student to know before coming to this school?     Based on 6 responses

  • 50% Don't tell your business
  • 33% Don't worry about being different
  • 17% You can find friends in everyone