Crosby High School

Crosby High School serves 1,430 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the TX average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 50% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 69%.
Crosby High School operates within the Crosby Independent School District.
The school district's 75% graduation rate is lower than the TX state average of 80%.

Overview

The student population of 1430 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 91 teachers has declined by 6% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,430 students
Crosby High School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 49% Male / 51%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 91 teachers
Crosby High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Crosby High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has increased from 15:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.65 is more than the state average of 0.64. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (TX) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 16:1 14:1
Crosby High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
3%
Crosby High School Asian (1990-2007)
Hispanic
27%
50%
Crosby High School Hispanic (1988-2012)
Black
17%
13%
Crosby High School Black (1988-2012)
White
50%
31%
Crosby High School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Crosby High School Sch Ethnicity Crosby High School Sta Ethnicity
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.65 0.64
Crosby High School Diversity Score (1988-2012)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
32%
44%
Crosby High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1992-2012)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
7%
7%
Crosby High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 5,050 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 0% has decreased from 81% over five years.
School District Name Crosby Independent School District
Number of Schools
Managed
8
3
Number of Students Managed 5,050 799
Crosby Independent   School District Number of Students Managed (1987-2012)
Graduation Rate 75% 80%
Crosby Independent   School District Graduation Rate (2000-2009)
District Total Revenue $45 MM $9 MM
Crosby Independent   School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $38 MM $9 MM
Crosby Independent   School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $8,939 $11,947
Crosby Independent   School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $7,501 $12,666
Crosby Independent   School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Kase Academy (4.9 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Crosby Middle School (0.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Crosby Elementary School (1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Crosby Crosby Crossroads Academy
    Alternative School
    14703 Fm 2100
    Crosby , TX , 77532
    (281)328-9200
    Alternative School
    0  mi  |  n/a  students  |  Gr.  n/a
  • Crosby Crosby Middle School
    14705 F M 2100
    Crosby , TX , 77532
    (281)328-9264
    0.4  mi  |  804  students  |  Gr.  7-9
  • Crosby Crosby Kindergarten Center
    805 Runneburg
    Crosby , TX , 77532
    (281)328-9370
    0.9  mi  |  566  students  |  Gr.  PK-KG
  • Crosby Crosby Elementary School
    5910 Pecan
    Crosby , TX , 77532
    (281)328-9360
    1  mi  |  187  students  |  Gr.  1-4
  • Crosby Barrett Primary
    815 F M 1942
    Crosby , TX , 77532
    (281)328-9320
    1.6  mi  |  623  students  |  Gr.  1-2

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