Booker Jh/h S

600 S Main St
Booker, TX 79005
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
8/
10
Top 30%
Booker Jh/h S serves 180 students in grades 6-12.
Booker Jh/h S placed in the top 30% of all schools in Texas for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 70-74% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 51%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 45-49% (which is approximately equal to the Texas state average of 47%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 8:1 is lower than the Texas state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 74% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Texas state average of 72% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

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

School Overview

Booker Jh/h S's student population of 180 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 22 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 6-12
Total Students
180 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
22 teachers
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School Rankings

Booker Jh/h S is ranked within the top 30% of all 8,043 schools in Texas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Booker Jh/h S is 0.40, which is less 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 Data
This School
State Level (TX)
Overall Testing Rank
#1892 out of 8043 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
70-74%
51%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
45-49%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
8:1
15:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
Asian
n/a
4%
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Hispanic
73%
52%
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Black
n/a
13%
White
26%
28%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
2%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.40
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Graduation Rate
≥80%
89%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
54%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
11%
5%
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Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: 6-12
  • Students: 180 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 8:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 74%
  • Graduation Rate
    : ≥80% (Btm 50% in TX)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 30%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 70-74% (Top 10%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 45-49% (Top 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.40 (Btm 50%)

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