B L Gray J High School

  • B L Gray J High School serves 758 students in grades 7-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 93% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 75%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 90% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 71%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • B L Gray J High School placed in the top 10% of all schools in Texas for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the Texas state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 96% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Texas state average of 71%.

Top Placements

B L Gray J High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Texas for:

School Overview

  • B L Gray J High School's student population of 758 students has declined by 7% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 52 teachers has grown by 6% over five school years.
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2011)
Grades OfferedGrades 7-8
Total Students758 students
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Total Classroom Teachers52 teachers
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School Comparison

  • B L Gray J High School is ranked within the top 10% of all 7,879 schools in Texas (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has decreased from 17:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of B L Gray J High School is 0.12, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.63. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (TX)
Overall School Rank#557 out of 7,879 schools
(Top 10%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
93%
75%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
90%
71%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1
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Asian
2%
4%
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Hispanic
94%
52%
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Black
n/a
13%
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White
4%
29%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in B L Gray J High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in TX.
Diversity Score0.120.63
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Eligible for Free Lunch
42%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSharyland Independent School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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