Carnegie Vanguard High School

  • Carnegie Vanguard High School serves 621 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the TX average of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 63% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 71%.
  • Carnegie Vanguard High School operates within the Houston Independent School District.
  • Houston Independent School District's 66% graduation rate is lower than the TX state average of 83%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 621 students has grown by 5% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 32 teachers has declined by 5% over five years.
School TypeMagnet School
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2008)
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students621 students
Carnegie Vanguard High School Total Students (2004-2016)
Gender %Carnegie Vanguard High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers32 teachers
Carnegie Vanguard High School Total Teachers (2004-2016)
Students by GradeCarnegie Vanguard High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has increased from 17:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.73 is more than the state average of 0.63. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School(TX) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio19:115:1
Carnegie Vanguard High School Student Teacher Ratio (2004-2016)
Asian
20%
4%
Carnegie Vanguard High School Asian Students (2004-2016)
Hispanic
31%
52%
Carnegie Vanguard High School Black Students (2004-2016)
Black
9%
13%
Carnegie Vanguard High School Black Students (2004-2016)
White
37%
29%
Carnegie Vanguard High School White Students (2004-2016)
Two or more races
3%
2%
Carnegie Vanguard High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2016)
All Ethnic GroupsCarnegie Vanguard High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownTX All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.730.63
Carnegie Vanguard High School Diversity Score (2004-2016)
Eligible for Free Lunch
20%
53%
Carnegie Vanguard High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2004-2016)
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
6%
Carnegie Vanguard High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2004-2016)

District Comparison

  • Houston Independent School District's student population of 213,580 students has grown by 5% over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 66% has increased from 52% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $10,650 in this district is less than the state average of $10,798. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $10,694 is less than the state average of $11,112. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District NameHouston Independent School District
Number of Schools
Managed
283
3
Number of Students Managed213,580832
Houston Independent School District Students Managed (1988-2016)
Graduation Rate66%83%
Houston Independent School District Graduation Rate (2002-2016)
District Total Revenue$2,166 MM$9 MM
Houston Independent School District District Total Revenue (1992-2016)
District Spending$2,175 MM$9 MM
Houston Independent School District District Spending (1992-2016)
District Revenue / Student$10,650$10,798
Houston Independent School District District Revenue / Student (1997-2016)
District Spending / Student$10,694$11,112
Houston Independent School District District Spending / Student (1997-2016)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2016 (latest year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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Did You Know?
Texas public schools have a diversity score of 0.63, which is higher than the national average of 0.52. The most diverse school district in Texas is Harmony Science Academy (austin) School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Texas or national school diversity statistics.