Beckendorff J High School

8200 Fry Rd
Katy, TX 77494
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
10/
10
Top 5%
5.00 5 1 (1 review)
Beckendorff J High School serves 1,739 students in grades 6-8.
Beckendorff J High School placed in the top 5% of all schools in Texas for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 84% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 49%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 78% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the Texas state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 59% of the student body (majority Asian), which is lower than the Texas state average of 72% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Beckendorff J High School's student population of 1,739 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 92 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students1,739 students
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Total Classroom Teachers92 teachers
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School Comparison

Beckendorff J High School is ranked within the top 5% of all 7,999 schools in Texas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Beckendorff J High School is 0.70, which is more 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 Testing Rank
#177 out of 7999 schools
(Top 5%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
84%
49%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
78%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio19:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
31%
4%
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Hispanic
20%
52%
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Black
5%
13%
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White
41%
28%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
2%
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Diversity Score
0.700.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
10%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameKaty Independent School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school and middle school to Beckendorff J High School is Harmony School Of Innovation - Katy (1.0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Griffin Elementary School (0.0 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Katy Griffin Elementary School Math: 81% | Reading: 78%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: PK-5 | 1,030 student
    0.0 miles
    7800 S Fry Rd
    Katy, TX 77494
    (281) 237-8706
    0 PK-5 1,030
  • Katy Bonnie Holland Elementary School Math: 72% | Reading: 76%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: PK-5 | 1,097 student
    0.8 miles
    23720 Seven Meadow Pkwy
    Katy, TX 77449
    (281) 234-0506
    0.8 PK-5 1,097
  • Katy Roosevelt Alexander Elementary School Math: 80% | Reading: 77%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: PK-5 | 993 students
    0.8 miles
    6161 S Fry Rd
    Katy, TX 77494
    (281) 237-7100
    0.8 PK-5 993
  • Katy Harmony School Of Innovation - Katy Charter School
    Math: 83% | Reading: 74%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: 6-12 | 572 students
    1.0 miles
    22400 Grand Corner Dr Bldg B
    Katy, TX 77494
    (713) 343-3333
    1 6-12 572
  • Katy Harmony Science Academy-katy Charter School
    Math: 65% | Reading: 68%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: K-5 | 624 students
    1.0 miles
    22400 Grand Corner Dr
    Katy, TX 77494
    (832) 437-3926
    1 K-5 624

School Reviews

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This is a great school that has an excellent fine arts program as well as academics and athletics
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