Nederland High School

2101 18th St,

Nederland, TX, 77627-5029

Tel: (409)727-2741
Grades: 9-12

1,471 students

Nederland High School serves 1,471 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the TX average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 26% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 69%.
Nederland High School operates within the Nederland Independent School District.
The school district's 82% graduation rate is higher than the TX state average of 80%.

Overview

The student population of 1471 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 99 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,471 students
Nederland High School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 49% Male / 51%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 99 teachers
Nederland High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Nederland High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has increased from 14:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.43 is less than the state average of 0.99. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (TX) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 15:1 14:1
Nederland High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
5%
3%
Nederland High School Asian (1988-2012)
Hispanic
14%
50%
Nederland High School Hispanic (1988-2012)
Black
4%
13%
Nederland High School Black (1988-2012)
White
74%
31%
Nederland High School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Nederland High School Sch Ethnicity Nederland 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.
0.43 0.99
Nederland 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.
24%
44%
Nederland 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.
6%
7%
Nederland High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 5,026 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 82% has decreased from 97% over five years.
School District Name Nederland Independent School District
Number of Schools
Managed
9
4
Number of Students Managed 5,026 730
Nederland Independent   School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
Graduation Rate 82% 80%
Nederland Independent   School District Graduation Rate (2000-2009)
District Total Revenue $41 MM $9 MM
Nederland Independent   School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $41 MM $9 MM
Nederland Independent   School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $8,134 $11,947
Nederland Independent   School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $8,135 $12,666
Nederland 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 Alternative Education School (1.5 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Wilson Middle School (0.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Helena Park Elementary School (1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Nederland Wilson Middle School
    2620 Helena Ave
    Nederland , TX , 77627
    (409)727-6224
    0.9  mi  |  824  students  |  Gr.  5-8
  • Nederland Helena Park Elementary School
    2800 Helena Ave
    Nederland , TX , 77627
    (409)722-0462
    1  mi  |  525  students  |  Gr.  PK-4
  • Nederland Central Middle School
    200 North 17th St
    Nederland , TX , 77627
    (409)727-5765
    1.2  mi  |  784  students  |  Gr.  5-8
  • Nederland Alternative Education School
    Alternative School
    300 South 12th St
    Nederland , TX , 77627
    (409)727-5241
    Alternative School
    1.5  mi  |  n/a  students  |  Gr.  5-12
  • Nederland Highland Park Elementary School
    200 South 6th St
    Nederland , TX , 77627
    (409)722-0236
    1.6  mi  |  472  students  |  Gr.  PK-4

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Jefferson County, TX public schools have a 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. of 0.57, which is lower than the Texas average of 0.99. The most diverse school district in Jefferson County is Alabama Clinical School School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Texas or national school diversity statistics.