---I am a teacher at Estacado--- Students are being mollycoddled and pampered to a disturbing degree. Teachers will intentionally lower their standards give them easy grades and will even edit their grades in order to have them pass; mostly because the school administrators are concerned with getting and keeping grants and monies instead of concern for the students. They lower their teaching to an disturbingly low/easy standard so that students are not challenged or learning anything too "tough." Some creativity and ingenuity are suppressed in order to make scores and the school look better. While none of this is illegal it is very unfortunate. This is not to say that there are good things about Estacado. The staff and teachers are very loving and socially supportive of their students. We have very good connections with our students and will often support them and go to extraordinary lenghts to help our wonderful students. I know that I personally will make myself available and able to help and care for them. The academics and level of learning may at times be lacking but our connection to our students is second to none.
Estacado High School is a public high school in Lubbock. The principal of Estacado High School is SAM AYERS and can be contacted at firstname.lastname@example.org. 701 students go to Estacado High School and identify primarily as Hispanic; Black, non-Hispanic; and White, non-Hispanic. 2% of the Estacado High School students have "limited English proficiency." 82% of the 701 students here are classified as "economically disadvantaged", and 84% have subsidized lunches. The ratio of students to teachers at Estacado High School is 11:1. Homebound is one of the nearest high schools.
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|Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander||0.2%||%|
|Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program||84%||67%|
|Limited English proficiency||2%||3%|
estacado is a great school moved my daughter for mhs failing 2 classes and know she is in the top 35% in her classroom thanks ehs