C E King High School

11433 E Sam Houston Pkwy N
Houston, TX 77044
(School attendance zone shown in map)
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Serving 3,186 students in grades 9-12, C E King High School ranks in the bottom 50% of all schools in Texas for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 19% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 37%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 30% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 42%).
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Texas state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 96% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Texas state average of 74% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 3,186 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 18:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 96%
  • : 92% (Top 50% in TX)
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : 19% (Btm 50%)
  • : 30% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), TX Dept. of Education

School Overview

C E King High School's student population of 3,186 students has grown by 28% over five school years.
The teacher population of 176 teachers has grown by 18% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
Total Students
3,186 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
176 teachers
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School Rankings

C E King High School ranks within the bottom 50% of all 8,079 schools in Texas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of C E King High School is 0.48, 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.
This School
State Level (TX)
#6249 out of 8079 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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19%
37%
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30%
42%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
18:1
14:1
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American Indian
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Asian
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5%
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Hispanic
67%
53%
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Black
28%
13%
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White
4%
26%
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Hawaiian
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n/a
Two or more races
1%
3%
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All Ethnic Groups
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0.48
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92%
89%
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
74%
57%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
4%
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School District Name
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), TX Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is C E King High School's ranking?
C E King High School is ranked #6249 out of 8,079 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in Texas.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
19% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 37% TX state average), while 30% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 42% TX state average).
What is the graduation rate of C E King High School?
The graduation rate of C E King High School is 92%, which is higher than the Texas state average of 89%.
How many students attend C E King High School?
3,186 students attend C E King High School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
67% of C E King High School students are Hispanic, 28% of students are Black, 4% of students are White, and 1% of students are Two or more races.
What is the student:teacher ratio of C E King High School?
C E King High School has a student ration of 18:1, which is higher than the Texas state average of 14:1.
What grades does C E King High School offer ?
C E King High School offers enrollment in grades 9-12
What school district is C E King High School part of?
C E King High School is part of Sheldon ISD School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 3,186 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 18:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 96%
  • : 92% (Top 50%)
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : 19% (Btm 50%)
  • : 30% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), TX Dept. of Education

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