Booker Jh/h S

  • Booker Jh/h S serves 196 students in grades 6-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 80-84% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 78%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 70-74% (which is approximately equal to the Texas state average of 72%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 9:1 is lower than the Texas state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 69% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Texas state average of 72%.

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Booker Jh/h S places among the top 20% of public schools in Texas for:

School Overview

  • Booker Jh/h S's student population of 196 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 22 teachers has declined by 8% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-12
Total Students196 students
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Total Classroom Teachers22 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Booker Jh/h S's student:teacher ratio of 9:1 has increased from 8:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Booker Jh/h S is 0.43, 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#3655 out of 7,879 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)80-84%
78%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)70-74%
72%
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Student : Teacher Ratio9:115:1
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Asian
n/a
4%
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Hispanic
69%
52%
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White
31%
28%
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Two or more races
n/a
2%
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Diversity Score0.43n/a
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Graduation Rate≥80%
89%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
55%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBooker Isd School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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