Carnegie Vanguard High School

  • Carnegie Vanguard High School serves 613 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the TX average of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 60% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), 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 613 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 33 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School TypeMagnet School
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2008)
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students613 students
Carnegie Vanguard High School Total Students (2005-2015)
Gender %Carnegie Vanguard High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers33 teachers
Carnegie Vanguard High School Total Teachers (2005-2015)
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 0.72 is more than the state average of 0.41. 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 (2005-2015)
Asian
19%
4%
Carnegie Vanguard High School Asian Students (2005-2015)
Hispanic
28%
52%
Carnegie Vanguard High School Black Students (2005-2015)
Black
11%
13%
Carnegie Vanguard High School Black Students (2005-2015)
White
40%
29%
Carnegie Vanguard High School White Students (2005-2015)
Two or more races
2%
2%
Carnegie Vanguard High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsCarnegie Vanguard High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownTX All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.720.41
Carnegie Vanguard High School Diversity Score (2005-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
16%
52%
Carnegie Vanguard High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2005-2015)
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
6%
Carnegie Vanguard High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2005-2015)

District Comparison

  • Houston Independent School District's student population of 211,583 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 66% has increased from 53% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $10,650 in this district is less than the state average of $12,250. 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 $12,682. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District NameHouston Independent School District
Number of Schools
Managed
279
3
Number of Students Managed211,583825
Houston Independent School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
Graduation Rate66%83%
Houston Independent School District Graduation Rate (2001-2015)
District Total Revenue$2,166 MM$9 MM
Houston Independent School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$2,175 MM$10 MM
Houston Independent School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$10,650$12,250
Houston Independent School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$10,694$12,682
Houston Independent School District District Spending / Student (1995-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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