Cuero J High School

608 Junior High Dr
Cuero, TX 77954
(School attendance zone shown in map)
6/
10
Top 50%
Serving 478 students in grades 6-8, Cuero J High School ranks in the top 50% of all schools in Texas for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 44% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 41%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 48% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 51%).
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Texas state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 61% 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: 478 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 61%
  • : Top 50% in TX
  • : 44% (Top 50%)
  • : 48% (Btm 50%)
  • : 25-29% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), TX Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

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

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Attribute

School Overview

Cuero J High School's student population of 478 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 41 teachers has grown by 17% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 6-8
Total Students
478 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
41 teachers
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School Rankings

Cuero J High School ranks within the top 50% of all 8,188 schools in Texas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Cuero J High School is 0.60, 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)
#3734 out of 8188 schools
(Top 50%)
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44%
41%
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48%
51%
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25-29%
46%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
12:1
14:1
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American Indian
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Asian
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5%
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Hispanic
50%
53%
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Black
8%
13%
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White
39%
26%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
3%
3%
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0.60
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
59%
57%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
4%
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School District Name
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), TX Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Cuero J High School's ranking?
Cuero J High School is ranked #3734 out of 8,188 schools, which ranks it among the top 50% of public schools in Texas.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
44% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 41% TX state average), while 48% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 51% TX state average).
How many students attend Cuero J High School?
478 students attend Cuero J High School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
50% of Cuero J High School students are Hispanic, 39% of students are White, 8% of students are Black, and 3% of students are Two or more races.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Cuero J High School?
Cuero J High School has a student ration of 12:1, which is lower than the Texas state average of 14:1.
What grades does Cuero J High School offer ?
Cuero J High School offers enrollment in grades 6-8
What school district is Cuero J High School part of?
Cuero J High School is part of Cuero ISD School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Enrollment: 478 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 61%
  • : Top 50%
  • : 44% (Top 50%)
  • : 48% (Btm 50%)
  • : 25-29% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), TX Dept. of Education

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