Memorial High School

101 East Hackberry Ave,

Mcallen, TX, 78501-9221

Tel: (956)632-5201
Grades: 9-12

2,187 students

Memorial High School serves 2,187 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the TX average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 95% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 69%.
Memorial High School operates within the Mcallen Independent School District.
The school district's 69% graduation rate is lower than the TX state average of 80%%.

Overview

The student population of 2187 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 141 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 2,187 students
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 141 teachers
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 0.17 is less 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
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
2%
3%
Hispanic
91%
50%
Black
n/a
13%
White
5%
31%
Unknown
2%
3%
All Ethnic Groups
Diversity ScoreThe 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. 0.17
0.64
Eligible for Free LunchFamilies 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. n/a
44%
Eligible for Reduced
LunchFamilies 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.
n/a
7%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 25,252 students has grown by 0% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 69% has increased from 0% over five years.
School District Name Mcallen Independent School District
Number of Schools
Managed
34
3
Number of Students Managed 25,252
799
Graduation Rate 69
80%
District Total Revenue $226 MM
n/a
District Spending $242 MM
n/a
District Revenue / Student $9,028
$0
District Spending / Student $9,642
$0
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2034 (latest year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Lamar Academy (0.7 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Cathey Middle School (0.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Wilson Elementary School (0.9 miles away)
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