Taft High School

San Antonio, TX 78253

Phone: (210) 397-6000
Fax: (210) 688-6072
District: Northside Independent School District (NISD)

7

GreatSchools Rating

public • Grades 9-12 • 2901 students

San Antonio's Taft High School serves grades 9-12 in the Northside Independent School District (NISD). It has received a GreatSchools Rating of 7 out of 10, based on its performance on state standardized tests.

Taft High School is a public school in the Northside Independent School District (NISD) located in San Antonio, TX. The principal of Taft High School is Tommy Garcia. As of 2015, the students are 66.6% Hispanic; 19.7% White, non-Hispanic; 7.3% Black, non-Hispanic; 3.6% Multiracial; 2.1% Asian/Pacific Islander; 0.4% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander; and 0.3% Native American or Native Alaskan. 44.9% of students are participating in a free or reduced-price lunch program. 2.4% of students are english learners.

Student Ethnicities

Ethnicity School District State
Hispanic 66.6% 68.8% 51.8%
White, non-Hispanic 19.7% 18.9% 29.5%
Black, non-Hispanic 7.3% 6.1% 12.7%
Multiracial 3.6% 2.8% 1.9%
Asian/Pacific Islander 2.1% 3% 3.7%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0.4% 0.1% 0.1%
Native American or Native Alaskan 0.3% 0% 0.4%

Student Subgroups

Subgroup School District State
Students participating in a free or reduced-price lunch program 44.9% 52.1% 60.1%
English learners 2.4% 7.3% 17.5%
# Name Type City State Overall Rating Distance
1 Laura Heights Neighborhood/Subdivision San Antonio TX 2.3 mi
2 Alamo Ranch Neighborhood/Subdivision San Antonio TX 3.8 mi
3 Sierra Springs Neighborhood/Subdivision San Antonio TX 6.3 mi
4 Villas at Medical Center Apartment Complex San Antonio TX 10 mi
5 Alamo Heights Neighborhood/Subdivision San Antonio TX 17.7 mi
6 Stone Oak Neighborhood/Subdivision San Antonio TX 18.2 mi
7 Oak Hollow Park Neighborhood/Subdivision San Antonio TX 19.7 mi
8 Bulverde Oaks Apartment Complex San Antonio TX 21.9 mi
9 Glenwood Neighborhood/Subdivision Bulverde TX 23 mi
10 Indian Springs Neighborhood/Subdivision San Antonio TX 23.3 mi
11 Spring Creek Neighborhood/Subdivision San Antonio TX 23.5 mi
12 Springs at Live Oak Apartments Apartment Complex Live Oak TX 26.3 mi
13 Springwood Subdivision Neighborhood/Subdivision Universal City TX 27.3 mi
14 Live Oak Neighborhood/Subdivision San Antonio TX 27.6 mi
15 Garden ridge Neighborhood/Subdivision San Antonio TX 28.5 mi
16 The Crossvine Neighborhood/Subdivision Schertz TX 30.9 mi
17 Charleston Parke Neighborhood/Subdivision Cibolo TX 31.3 mi
# Name City State Overall Rating Distance
1 Northwest I-151 (Seaworld Area) San Antonio TX 1.8 mi
2 Helotes Helotes TX 5.1 mi
3 The Pearl San Antonio TX 17.7 mi
4 San Antonio Riverwalk San Antonio TX 17.9 mi
5 Lytle Lytle TX 19.6 mi
6 Glenwood Bulverde TX 22.9 mi
7 Cibolo, Schertz area Cibolo TX 31.5 mi
8 Cibolo Cibolo TX 33.1 mi
Base Distance
Lackland AFB 12.4 mi.
Kelly Field 13.7 mi.
Fort Sam Houston 20.1 mi.
Randolph AFB 28.8 mi.
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