Brandeis High School

  • Brandeis High School serves 2,703 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 88% (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 77% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 72%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Texas state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 71% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Texas state average of 72%.

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Brandeis High School's student population of 2,703 students has grown by 5% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 156 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students2,703 students
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Total Classroom Teachers156 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Brandeis High School's student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Brandeis High School is 0.61, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.41. 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#2255 out of 7,879 schools
(Top 30%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
88%
78%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
77%
72%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Brandeis High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Texas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio17:115:1
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Asian
8%
4%
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Hispanic
55%
52%
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Black
5%
13%
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White
29%
28%
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Two or more races
3%
2%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Brandeis High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in TX.
Diversity Score0.610.41
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Graduation Rate
98%
89%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
17%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Brandeis High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Texas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNorthside Isd School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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