Alvarado High School

  • Alvarado High School serves 1,107 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 75-79% (which is approximately equal to the Texas state average of 78%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 65% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 72%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Alvarado High School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Texas for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Texas state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 42% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Texas state average of 72%.

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Alvarado High School's student population of 1,107 students has grown by 7% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 69 teachers has grown by 7% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,107 students
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Total Classroom Teachers69 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Alvarado High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 7,953 schools in Texas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Alvarado High School is 0.53, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.64. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (TX)
Overall School Rank (16-17)#4864 out of 7953 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)75-79%
78%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
65%
72%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:115:1
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Hispanic
37%
52%
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Black
3%
13%
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White
58%
28%
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Two or more races
2%
2%
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Diversity Score0.530.64
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Graduation Rate
96%
89%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
40%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
12%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameAlvarado Independent School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Alvarado Alvarado El-south
    Grades: PK-3 | 383 students
    0.9 miles
    1000 E Davis
    Alvarado, TX 76009
    (817)783-6880
    0.9 PK-3 383
  • Alvarado Alvarado Intermediate School
    Grades: 4-6 | 872 students
    0.9 miles
    1401 E Davis
    Alvarado, TX 76009
    (817)783-6825
    0.9 4-6 872
  • Alvarado Alvarado J High School
    Grades: 7-8 | 614 students
    1.9 miles
    1000 N Cummings
    Alvarado, TX 76009
    (817)783-6840
    1.9 7-8 614
  • Alvarado Alvarado El-north
    Grades: PK-3 | 372 students
    2.8 miles
    1500 N Cummings
    Alvarado, TX 76009
    (817)783-6863
    2.8 PK-3 372
  • Keene Alter Learning Center Alternative School
    Grades: 11-12 | 6 students
    6.5 miles
    3625 Hwy 67 E Bldg A
    Keene, TX 76059
    (817)774-5370
    6.5 11-12 6

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