B L Gray J High School

4400 S Glasscock Rd

Mission, TX 78572
(School attendance zone shown in map)

Tel: (956)580-5333
  • B L Gray J High School serves 798 students in grades 7-8.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the TX average of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 96% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 71%.
  • B L Gray J High School operates within the Sharyland Independent School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 798 students has grown by 5% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 52 teachers has grown by 6% over five years.
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2011)
Grades OfferedGrades 7-8
Total Students798 students
B L Gray J High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender %B L Gray J High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers52 teachers
B L Gray J High School Total Teachers (1987-2015)
Students by GradeB L Gray J High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has stayed the same over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.13 is less than the state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School(TX) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1
B L Gray J High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2015)
Asian
3%
4%
B L Gray J High School Asian Students (1997-2015)
Hispanic
93%
52%
B L Gray J High School Black Students (1988-2015)
Black
n/a
13%
B L Gray J High School Black Students (2000-2014)
White
4%
29%
B L Gray J High School White Students (1988-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsB L Gray J High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownTX All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.130.41
B L Gray J High School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
39%
52%
B L Gray J High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1995-2015)
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
11%
6%
B L Gray J High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2015)

District Comparison

  • Sharyland Independent School District's student population of 10,280 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $8,778 in this district is less than the state average of $12,250. The district revenue/student has declined by 9% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $8,627 is less than the state average of $12,682. The district spending/student has declined by 24% over four years.
School District NameSharyland Independent School District
Number of Schools
Managed
14
3
Number of Students Managed10,280825
Sharyland Independent School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
District Total Revenue$90 MM$9 MM
Sharyland Independent School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$88 MM$10 MM
Sharyland Independent School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$8,778$12,250
Sharyland Independent School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$8,627$12,682
Sharyland Independent School District District Spending / Student (1995-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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Texas public schools have a diversity score of 0.41, which is higher than the national average of 0.31. The most diverse school district in Texas is Fort Bend Independent School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Texas or national school diversity statistics.