As your children go through high school, choosing the right school is equally important as deciding on a perfect home. High school is when students are given the tools to figure out the paths they want to pursue as adults. There are more subjects and extra-curricular activities that students can choose from. Taking on their interests and passions help to shape the critical decisions they need to make as they plan their future.

When we compared Taylor High School, which is a part of KATY ISD, with Paetow High School, which is a part of KATY ISD, we noted a slight difference in ratings.

Taylor High School’s regular student population is 3,014 with a student-teacher ratio of 17.3 students/teacher ratio. The student population at Paetow High School is 2,551 students and a student-teacher ratio of 16.4 students/teacher ratio.

Performance Indicators
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Taylor High School performed excellent to earn a State accountability rating of A (90-100) based on three domains: student achievement, school progress and closing the gaps. Scores are scaled from 0 to 100 to align with letter grades. The school scored 95 in student achievement, 88 in school progress and 88 in closing performance gaps. It scored 93 overall in post-secondary readiness, a broad term that refers to student preparedness to undertake multiple pathways after graduation, or specifically, their preparedness for college education.

On the other hand, Paetow High School earned a State accountability rating of B. The school posted 88 in student achievement, 87 in school progress, 92 in closing performance gaps and 89 overall in post-secondary readiness.

Taylor High School
20700 KINGSLAND BLVD, KATY, TX, 77450
Paetow High School
23111 STOCKDICK SCHOOL RD, KATY, TX, 77493
Taylor High School
20700 KINGSLAND BLVD, KATY, TX, 77450
A
Excellent
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95
Student Achievement
88
Student Progress
88
Closing Performance Gaps
93
Overall
Paetow High School
23111 STOCKDICK SCHOOL RD, KATY, TX, 77493
B
Good
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88
Student Achievement
87
Student Progress
92
Closing Performance Gaps
89
Overall
Distinction Designations

A distinction designation acknowledges districts and campuses for outstanding achievement based on the outcomes of several performance indicators. Distinction designations are awarded for achievement in several areas and are based on performance relative to a group of campuses of similar type, size, grade span, and student demographics.

It is in this area where the two schools differ. Taylor High School bagged all seven distinction awards in Reading/English Language Arts (ELA), Mathematics, Science, Social Studies, post-secondary, with 25% student progress and 25% closing performance gaps. Paetow High School’s six out of seven distinctions are in Reading/English Language Arts (ELA), Science, Social Studies, post-secondary, with 25% student progress and 25% closing performance gaps.

Taylor High School
20700 KINGSLAND BLVD, KATY, TX, 77450
Paetow High School
23111 STOCKDICK SCHOOL RD, KATY, TX, 77493
7/7
6/7
Taylor High School
20700 KINGSLAND BLVD, KATY, TX, 77450
Read/ELA
Mathematics
Science
Social Studies
Post-Secondary
Comparative Academic Growth
Comparative Closing the Gaps
Paetow High School
23111 STOCKDICK SCHOOL RD, KATY, TX, 77493
Read/ELA
Mathematics
Science
Social Studies
Post-Secondary
Comparative Academic Growth
Comparative Closing the Gaps
Student Demographics

Based on Racial/Ethnic Groups, Whites or Caucasians comprise the biggest group at Taylor High School. They make up for 41.74% of student population, followed by Hispanics (28.10%), Asians (16.32%), African Americans (9.82%), Two or More Races (3.72%) and Native Americans (0.13%).

The student population at Paetow High School is also predominantly by Hispanics at 49.90%, followed by African Americans (23.52%), Whites or Caucasians (16.97%), Asians (6.31%), Two or More Races (2.67%) and Native Americans (0.47%).

Based on household incomes, the Taylor High School’s economically disadvantaged students is significantly lower at 30.29% compared to 50.02% at Paetow High School.

In terms of Limited English Proficiency (LEP), a term used in the United States that refers to a person who is not fluent in the English Language, mainly because it is not their native language, Taylor High School has 249 English Language Learners or ELLS or about 8.26% of student population. Paetow High School has significantly more ELLs at 279 or about 10.94% of student population.

Taylor High School’s bilingual students comprise 7.60%, gifted and talented students, 11.71%, while 8.76% are in the special education program. Paetow High School bilingual students comprise 9.92%, gifted and talented students, 3.49%, and 11.37% are in the special education program.

Taylor High School
20700 KINGSLAND BLVD, KATY, TX, 77450
Paetow High School
23111 STOCKDICK SCHOOL RD, KATY, TX, 77493

Racial/Ethnic Groups

Taylor High School
20700 KINGSLAND BLVD, KATY, TX, 77450
Total Students 3,014
African American 9.82% (296 students)
Hispanic 28.10% (847 students)
White 41.74% (1258 students)
Asian 16.32% (492 students)
Native American 0.13% (4 students)
Two or More Races 3.72% (112 students)
Total Students 100.00% (3014 students)
Eco Disadvantaged 30.29% (913 students)
Limited English Proficiency 8.26% (249 students)
Paetow High School
23111 STOCKDICK SCHOOL RD, KATY, TX, 77493
Total Students 2,551
African American 23.52% (600 students)
Hispanic 49.90% (1273 students)
White 16.97% (433 students)
Asian 6.31% (161 students)
Native American 0.47% (12 students)
Two or More Races 2.67% (68 students)
Total Students 100.00% (2551 students)
Eco Disadvantaged 50.02% (1276 students)
Limited English Proficiency 10.94% (279 students)

Program

Taylor High School
20700 KINGSLAND BLVD, KATY, TX, 77450
Bilingual 7.60% (229 students)
Gifted & Talented 11.71% (353 students)
Special Education 8.76% (264 students)
Teacher Student Ratio 0.57% (17 students)
Paetow High School
23111 STOCKDICK SCHOOL RD, KATY, TX, 77493
Bilingual 9.92% (253 students)
Gifted & Talented 3.49% (89 students)
Special Education 11.37% (290 students)
Teacher Student Ratio 0.64% (16 students)
Staff Profile

Taylor High School's 174 teachers have been working at the campus for an average of 7.4 years with individual teaching experience averaging nearly 13 years. Paetow High School's 155 teachers have been working at the campus for an average of 4.2 years with individual teaching experience averaging close to 8.2 years.

Of its teaching staff, Taylor High School has seven teachers serving the school for over 30 years, has 28 teachers serving the school for 20-30 years, 59 teachers have worked for 11-20 years, 42 teachers have worked for 6-10 years, while 26 teachers have been serving the school for over 1-5 years, including 12 beginning teachers. Paetow High School has two teachers serving the school for over 30 years, has five teachers serving the school for 20-30 years, 37 teachers have worked for 11-20 years, 42 teachers have worked for 6-10 years, while 52 teachers have been serving the school for over 1-5 years, including 17 beginning teachers.

In both schools, female teachers outnumber the male teachers. Taylor High School employs 104 female teachers and 70 male teachers. Of its teaching staff, 18 special education teachers are being assisted by 31 teachers aides or paraprofessionals. The school also employs seven staff members in the school administration department and 21 more working as school support staff.

On the other hand, Paetow High School employs 89 female teachers and 66 male teachers. Of its teaching staff, 12 special education teachers are being assisted by 22 teachers aides or paraprofessionals. The school also employs six staff members in the school administration department and 19 more working as school support staff.

Taylor High School
20700 KINGSLAND BLVD, KATY, TX, 77450
Paetow High School
23111 STOCKDICK SCHOOL RD, KATY, TX, 77493

Experience

Taylor High School
20700 KINGSLAND BLVD, KATY, TX, 77450
Over 30 years 3.72% (7 teachers)
20 - 30 years 16.22% (28 teachers)
10 - 20 years 33.98% (59 teachers)
6 - 10 years 23.90% (42 teachers)
1- 5 years 15.01% (26 teachers)
Beginning Teacher 7.11% (12 teachers)
Teacher Experience Average 13 yrs
Teacher Tenure Average 7.4 yrs
Paetow High School
23111 STOCKDICK SCHOOL RD, KATY, TX, 77493
Over 30 years 1.29% (2 teachers)
20 - 30 years 3.28% (5 teachers)
10 - 20 years 23.91% (37 teachers)
6 - 10 years 27.25% (42 teachers)
1- 5 years 33.48% (52 teachers)
Beginning Teacher 10.80% (17 teachers)
Teacher Experience Average 8.2 yrs
Teacher Tenure Average 4.2 yrs

Teacher Type

Taylor High School
20700 KINGSLAND BLVD, KATY, TX, 77450
Female Teachers 59.89% (105 teachers)
Male Teachers 40.11% (70 teachers)
School Admin 7
School Support 21
Edu Aids 30
Special Education 17
Paetow High School
23111 STOCKDICK SCHOOL RD, KATY, TX, 77493
Female Teachers 57.33% (89 teachers)
Male Teachers 42.67% (66 teachers)
School Admin 6
School Support 19
Edu Aids 22
Special Education 12
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