Brazos High School

  • Brazos High School serves 223 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 6-9% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 49%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is ≤5% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Brazos High School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Texas for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the Texas state level of 15:1.

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School Overview

  • Brazos High School's student population of 223 students has grown by 12% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 12 teachers has grown by 100% over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school / Magnet School
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students223 students
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Total Classroom Teachers12 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Brazos High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 7,999 schools in Texas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has decreased from 33:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Brazos High School is 0.54, 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 DataThis SchoolState Level (TX)
Overall Testing Rank#7976 out of 7999 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)6-9%
49%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)≤5%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio19:115:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
n/a
4%
Hispanic
62%
52%
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Black
33%
13%
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White
5%
28%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
n/a
2%
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Diversity Score0.540.64
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Graduation Rate15-19%
89%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
72%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWaco 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 Brazos High School is Axtell/be Daep (0.6 miles away)
  • The nearest elementary school is Waco Charter School (0.6 miles away)
Show me:
  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Eddy Axtell/be Daep Alternative School
    Grades: 8-11 | 4 students
    0.6 miles
    1 Eagle Dr
    Eddy, TX 76524
    (254) 859-5525
    0.6 8-11 4
  • Eddy Axtell/bruceville-eddy Learning Center Alternative School
    Grades: 12
    0.6 miles
    1 Eagle Dr
    Eddy, TX 76524
    (254) 753-3422
    0.6 12 n/a
  • Waco Waco Charter School Alternative School
    Charter School
    Grades: PK-5 | 215 students
    0.6 miles
    615 N 25th St
    Waco, TX 76707
    (254) 754-8169
    0.6 PK-5 215
  • China Spring Daep Alternative School
    Grades: 7 | 1 student
    0.8 miles
    412 E Cougar Ln
    China Spring, TX 76633
    (254) 836-0676
    0.8 7 1
  • China Spring Turn Around Graduate Alternative School
    Grades: 11-12 | 7 students
    0.8 miles
    412 E Cougar Ln
    China Spring, TX 76633
    (254) 836-0676
    0.8 11-12 7

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