Cisco J High School

1200 Pershing
Cisco, TX 76437
(School attendance zone shown in map)
8/
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Top 30%
Serving 179 students in grades 6-8, Cisco J High School ranks in the top 30% of all schools in Texas for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 30%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 50-54% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 41%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 60-64% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 51%).
The student:teacher ratio of 9:1 is lower than the Texas state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 18% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Texas state average of 74% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Enrollment: 179 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 9:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 18%
  • : Top 30% in TX
  • : 50-54% (Top 30%)
  • : 60-64% (Top 30%)
  • : 50-54% (Top 30%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), TX Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Cisco J High School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Texas for:

School Overview

Cisco J High School's student population of 179 students has declined by 11% over five school years.
The teacher population of 20 teachers has grown by 17% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 6-8
Total Students
179 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
20 teachers
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Students by Grade
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School Rankings

Cisco J High School ranks within the top 30% of all 8,188 schools in Texas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Cisco J High School is 0.31, 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)
#1743 out of 8188 schools
(Top 30%)
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50-54%
41%
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60-64%
51%
This chart displays the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Cisco J High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Texas by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
50-54%
46%
This chart displays the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Science of Cisco J High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Science of public schools in Texas by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
9:1
14:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
1%
5%
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Hispanic
15%
53%
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Black
1%
13%
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White
82%
26%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
3%
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All Ethnic Groups
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This chart displays the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in Texas.
0.31
This chart displays the diversity score of Cisco J High School and the public school average diversity score of Texas by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
47%
57%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
4%
This chart displays the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Cisco J High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Texas by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
School District Name
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), TX Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Cisco J High School's ranking?
Cisco J High School is ranked #1743 out of 8,188 schools, which ranks it among the top 30% of public schools in Texas.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
50-54% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 41% TX state average), while 60-64% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 51% TX state average).
How many students attend Cisco J High School?
179 students attend Cisco J High School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
82% of Cisco J High School students are White, 15% of students are Hispanic, 1% of students are American Indian, 1% of students are Asian, and 1% of students are Black.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Cisco J High School?
Cisco J High School has a student ration of 9:1, which is lower than the Texas state average of 14:1.
What grades does Cisco J High School offer ?
Cisco J High School offers enrollment in grades 6-8
What school district is Cisco J High School part of?
Cisco J High School is part of Cisco ISD School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Enrollment: 179 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 9:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 18%
  • : Top 30%
  • : 50-54% (Top 30%)
  • : 60-64% (Top 30%)
  • : 50-54% (Top 30%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), TX Dept. of Education

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