Stratford High School

Stratford High School serves 1,967 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the TX average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 49% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 69%.
Stratford High School operates within the Spring Branch Independent School District.
The school district's 78% graduation rate is lower than the TX state average of 80%.

Overview

The student population of 1967 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 125 teachers has declined by 6% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,967 students
Stratford High School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 47% Male / 53%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 125 teachers
Stratford High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Stratford High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has increased from 14:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.66 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
Stratford High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
9%
3%
Stratford High School Asian (1988-2012)
Hispanic
25%
50%
Stratford High School Hispanic (1988-2012)
Black
10%
13%
Stratford High School Black (1988-2012)
White
51%
31%
Stratford High School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Stratford High School Sch Ethnicity Stratford 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.
0.66 0.64
Stratford 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%
Stratford 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.
4%
7%
Stratford High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 33,869 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 78% has decreased from 97% over five years.
School District Name Spring Branch Independent School District
Number of Schools
Managed
49
3
Number of Students Managed 33,869 799
Spring Branch Independent   School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2011)
Graduation Rate 78% 80%
Spring Branch Independent   School District Graduation Rate (2000-2009)
District Total Revenue $361 MM $9 MM
Spring Branch Independent   School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $375 MM $9 MM
Spring Branch Independent   School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $11,134 $11,947
Spring Branch Independent   School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $11,576 $12,666
Spring Branch 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 Texas Connections Academy At Houston (0.6 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Texas Connections Academy At Houston (0.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Thornwood Elementary School (0.2 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Houston Thornwood Elementary School
    14400 Fern
    Houston , TX , 77079
    (713)251-7300
    0.2  mi  |  457  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Houston Meadow Wood Elementary School
    11339 Britoak
    Houston , TX , 77079
    (713)251-6200
    0.5  mi  |  445  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Houston Texas Connections Academy At Houston
    Charter School
    950 Threadneedle 130
    Houston , TX , 77079
    (281)496-4553
    Charter School
    0.6  mi  |  2463  students  |  Gr.  3-10
  • Houston Spring Forest Middle School
    14240 Memorial
    Houston , TX , 77079
    (713)251-4600
    0.6  mi  |  820  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Houston Nottingham Elementary School
    570 Nottingham Oaks
    Houston , TX , 77079
    (281)251-6400
    0.8  mi  |  591  students  |  Gr.  PK-5

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