Overall
Niche Grade
Details
  • Grades
    9-12
  • Students
    2,260
  • Type
    Public
  • Reviews
    135 3.7
  • Ranking

Tascosa High School is a public school in Amarillo, Texas. It has 2,260 students in grades 9-12. According to state standards, 78% of students at this school are considered proficient in math and/or reading. There have been 135 reviews written and they have been mostly positive.

3921 Westlawn
Amarillo, TX 79102
(806) 326-2600

Ratings and Reviews
3.7 from 135 reviews
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    • High School Senior
    • 5
    Overall Experience: I've honestly had a great time here. High school is what you make it.
    • High School Senior
    • 4
    Food: There are plenty of vending machines spread around the school so snacks are not an issue.
    • High School Senior
    • 3
    Administration & Policies: Like any other school, the administration is okay. Some are more lenient than others.
    • High School Senior
    • 3
    Sports & Fitness: When it comes to baseball, basketball and football, the opportunities are abundant. Unfortunately, other sports don't get as much attention.
    • High School Senior
    • 4
    Teachers: My personal experience with the teachers have been great. When i needed help, they would be available outside of class.

Academics Read more about this school's academics

Nearby Schools

Niche Grade Name Type
3.33 Paramount Terrace Elementary School Public
2.66 Wills Elementary School Public
Trinity Lutheran School Private, Religious
3.66 Avondale Elementary School Public
2.66 Vista Academy of Amarillo Public, Charter, Alternative
3.00 Houston Middle School Public
2.66 Olsen Park Elementary School Public
St. Andrew's Episcopal School Private, Religious
3.66 Crockett Middle School Public
2.00 San Jacinto Christian Academy Private, Religious
3.00 San Jacinto Elementary School Public
3.33 Bivins Elementary School Public
3.33 Coronado Elementary School Public
3.33 Austin Middle School Public
3.66 Ridgecrest Elementary School Public
3.33 Wolflin Elementary School Public
Amarillo Area Center for Advanced Learning Public
3.33 Holy Cross Catholic Academy Private, Religious
St. Joseph Catholic Elementary School Private, Religious
Amarillo Montessori Academy Private, Montessori
3.00 Belmar Elementary School Public
St. Mary's School Private, Religious
3.66 Lamar Elementary School Public
4.00 Amarillo High School Public
3.00 Fannin Middle School Public
3.33 South Georgia Elementary School Public
2.66 Richard Milburn Academy - Amarillo Public, Charter, Alternative
3.33 Woodlands Elementary School Public
3.33 Carver Academy Public
3.66 Bonham Middle School Public
3.33 Western Plateau Elementary School Public
3.33 Puckett Elementary School Public
North Heights Alternative School Public, Alternative
3.33 South Lawn Elementary School Public
3.33 Landergin Elementary School Public
Carver Early Childhood Academy Public
Central Baptist Christian Academy Private, Religious
4.00 Lorenzo de Zavala Middle School Public
3.00 Mann Middle School Public
3.33 Glenwood Elementary School Public
3.66 Sleepy Hollow Elementary School Public
3.00 Joseph A. Campbell Elementary School Public
Our Lady of Guadalupe School Private, Religious
3.00 Lee Elementary School Public
3.66 Windsor Elementary School Public
3.00 Sanborn Elementary School Public
2.66 Emerson Elementary School Public
3.00 Palo Duro High School Public
3.33 Tradewind Elementary School Public
3.33 City View Elementary School Public
2.66 Rogers Elementary School Public
3.33 Greenways Intermediate School Public
2.66 Hamlet Elementary School Public
3.00 Arden Road Elementary School Public
2.66 Lawndale Elementary School Public
3.00 Ascension Academy Private, Religious
3.33 Gene Howe Elementary School Public
2.66 Bowie Middle School Public
Arbor Christian Academy Private, Religious
2.66 Pleasant Valley Elementary School Public
2.66 Caprock High School Public
3.33 Westover Park Junior High School Public
Youth Center of High Plains Public, Alternative
3.00 Randall High School Public
3.33 Hillside Elementary School Public
2.66 Travis Middle School Public
3.00 Whittier Elementary School Public
2.66 Forest Hill Elementary School Public
3.33 Humphrey's Highland Elementary School Public
3.33 Oak Dale Elementary School Public
3.33 Sundown Lane Elementary School Public
2.33 Rolling Hills Elementary School Public
2.66 Mesa Verde Elementary School Public
3.66 Sunrise Elementary School Public
2.66 Willow Vista Intermediate School Public
2.66 River Road Middle School Public
2.66 Eastridge Elementary School Public
2.66 River Road High School Public
Midway Alternative High School Public, Alternative
3.00 Lakeview Elementary School Public

Comparable Schools

Niche Grade Name Distance Total Students
4.00 Amarillo High School 2 mi. 2,058
3.00 Palo Duro High School 4 mi. 1,953
2.66 Caprock High School 5 mi. 1,934
3.00 Randall High School 6 mi. 1,392
3.33 Canyon High School 16 mi. 1,196

Around Tascosa High School

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

Gender

Gender
Male 51%
Female 48%

Enrollment

Enrollment
Grade 9 32.3%
Grade 10 24.8%
Grade 11 24.4%
Grade 12 18.5%

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 13 responses

  • 85% Yes
  • 15% Not sure.
  • 0% No

What are the best things about this school?     Based on 9 responses

  • 33% The principal
  • 27% The Teachers
  • 20% The New Turf Field
  • 13% The Students
  • 7% The Band

What are the worst things about this school?     Based on 12 responses

  • 36% The way they have coaches teaching some classes
  • 21% Not many teachers are very helpful.
  • 21% It's a great school. There is no worst thing here.
  • 14% The cleanness of hallways
  • 7% There are a lot of idiots.

What one thing distinguishes this school from other schools?     Based on 12 responses

  • 83% The diversity of the student body.
  • 17% The support among all of the teams

What one word or phrase best describes this school?     Based on 13 responses

  • 54% Competitively diverse.
  • 46% Good AP classes, Bad normal classes

What is the most helpful tip for a student to know before coming to this school?     Based on 13 responses

  • 54% Stick with the advanced classes.
  • 31% Focus on school and do your homework. Make it fun.
  • 15% Show that you're giving effort.

How strongly do you agree or disagree with each of the following statements regarding parent involvement at this school?     Based on 12 responses

Strongly disagree
Strongly agree
  • Most parents at this school put too much pressure on their kids
  • Most parents at this school are very involved in their child's education
  • The PTA/PTO (i.e. parent groups) are very committed and have a positive impact on the school environment
  • Most parents at this school care about the success of all students, not just their own
  • Parental support/attendance is very high for school athletic events
  • Parental support/attendance is very high for non-athletic school events
  • The parents at this school have a very positive impact on the school's environment and culture
  • The parents at this school respect the opinions and judgements of teachers and administrators
  • Most parents at this school are really great parents.

What is your overall opinion of this school?     Based on 12 responses

  • 42% I love everything about this school.
  • 50% I like mostly everything about this school, but there are some things I wish were different.
  • 0% I like a few things about this school, but I'm disappointed in general.
  • 8% I hate everything about this school.