Alvarado J High School

  • Alvarado J High School serves 593 students in grades 7-9.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 61% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 78%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 62% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 72%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Texas state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 40% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Texas state average of 72%.

School Overview

  • Alvarado J High School's student population of 593 students has grown by 16% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 33 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 7-9
Total Students593 students
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Total Classroom Teachers33 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Alvarado J High School's student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has increased from 15:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Alvarado J High School is 0.52, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.00. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (TX)
Overall School Rank#5664 out of 7,879 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
61%
78%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
62%
72%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:115:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
n/a
4%
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Hispanic
35%
52%
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Black
2%
13%
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White
60%
28%
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Two or more races
2%
2%
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Diversity Score0.52n/a
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Eligible for Free Lunch
49%
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 Isd School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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  • Alvarado Alvarado El-north
    Grades: PK-3 | 395 students
    1.0 miles
    1500 N Cummings
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    (817)783-6863
    1.0 PK-3 395
  • Alvarado Alvarado El-south
    Grades: PK-3 | 406 students
    1.1 miles
    1000 E Davis
    Alvarado, TX 76009
    (817)783-6880
    1.1 PK-3 406
  • Alvarado Alvarado Intermediate School
    Grades: 4-6 | 840 students
    1.1 miles
    1401 E Davis
    Alvarado, TX 76009
    (817)783-6825
    1.1 4-6 840
  • Alvarado Alvarado High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 1116 students
    1.9 miles
    1301 S Pkwy
    Alvarado, TX 76009
    (817)783-6940
    1.9 9-12 1116
  • Keene Alter Learning Center Alternative School
    Grades: 10-12 | 8 students
    6.3 miles
    3625 Hwy 67 E Bldg A
    Keene, TX 76059
    (817)774-5370
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