Worthing High School

Worthing High School serves 728 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the TX average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 70%.
Worthing High School operates within the Houston Independent School District.
The school district's 59% graduation rate is lower than the TX state average of 80%.

Overview

The student population of 728 students has declined by 22% over five years.
The teacher population of 44 teachers has declined by 26% over five years.
School Type Magnet School
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 728 students
Gender % 48% Male / 52%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 44 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.18 is less than the state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (TX) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 16:1 14:1
Hispanic
10%
51%
Black
90%
13%
All Ethnic Groups
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.
0.18 0.41
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.
73%
53%
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.
3%
7%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 223,158 students has grown by 11% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 59% has decreased from 94% over five years.
School District Name Houston Independent School District
Number of Schools
Managed
282
3
Number of Students Managed 223,158 822
Graduation Rate 59% 80%
District Total Revenue $2,099 MM $9 MM
District Spending $2,082 MM $9 MM
District Revenue / Student $10,481 $11,947
District Spending / Student $10,398 $12,666
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Vision Academy (0.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Pro-vision School (0.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Village At South Park Elementary School (0.1 miles away)
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  • HoustonVillage At South Park Elementary School
    Alternative School
    Charter School
    9133 Scott St
    HoustonTX 77051
    (713)734-7989
    Alternative School
    Charter School

    0.1 mi | 99 students | Gr. PK-4                      
  • HoustonPro-vision School
    Alternative School
    Charter School
    4590 Wilmington
    HoustonTX 77051
    (713)748-0030
    Alternative School
    Charter School

    0.6 mi | 135 students | Gr. 5-8                      
  • HoustonVision Academy
    Alternative School
    Charter School
    4590 Wilmington St
    HoustonTX 77051
    (713)748-0030
    Alternative School
    Charter School

    0.6 mi | 92 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • HoustonReynolds Elementary School
    9601 Rosehaven Dr
    HoustonTX 77051
    (713)731-5590
    0.6 mi | 523 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • Houston Carnegie Vanguard High School
    Magnet School
    1501 Taft
    HoustonTX 77019
    (713)732-3694
    Magnet School

    0.7 mi | 590 students | Gr. 9-12                      

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