Carter J High School

  • Carter J High School serves 1,078 students in grades 7-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 68% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 78%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 67% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 72%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Texas state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 96% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Texas state average of 72%.

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School Overview

  • Carter J High School's student population of 1,078 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 77 teachers has grown by 8% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 7-8
Total Students1,078 students
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Total Classroom Teachers77 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Carter J High School's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has decreased from 15:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Carter J High School is 0.30, which is less 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#4934 out of 7,879 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
68%
78%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
67%
72%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:115:1
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Asian
1%
4%
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Hispanic
83%
52%
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Black
12%
13%
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White
4%
28%
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Two or more races
n/a
2%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Carter J High School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Texas by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Carter J High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in TX.
Diversity Score0.300.41
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Eligible for Free Lunch
92%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameARLINGTON ISD School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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