Dr Leo Cigarroa High School

2600 Zacatecas St
Laredo, TX 78046
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
2/
10
Bottom 50%
Dr Leo Cigarroa High School serves 1,602 students in grades 9-12.
Dr Leo Cigarroa High School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Texas for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 40% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 49%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 20% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the Texas state level of 15:1.

Top Placements

Dr Leo Cigarroa High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Texas for:

School Overview

Dr Leo Cigarroa High School's student population of 1,602 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 107 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,602 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of Dr Leo Cigarroa High School
Total Classroom Teachers107 teachers
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School Comparison

Dr Leo Cigarroa High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 7,999 schools in Texas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Dr Leo Cigarroa High School is 0.00, 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.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (TX)
Overall Testing Rank
#6602 out of 7999 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
40%
49%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
20%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
4%
Hispanic
100%
52%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Dr Leo Cigarroa High School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Texas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
n/a
13%
White
n/a
28%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Dr Leo Cigarroa High School and the percentage of White public school students in Texas by year, with the latest 2002-03 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
2%
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Diversity Score
0.000.64
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Graduation Rate
96%
89%
This chart display graduation rate of Dr Leo Cigarroa High School and public school graduation rate of Texas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
97%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Dr Leo Cigarroa High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Texas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch (07-08)
6%
8%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Dr Leo Cigarroa High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Texas by year, with the latest 2007-08 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLaredo Independent School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Dr Leo Cigarroa High School is United South Middle School (0.9 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Joaquin Cigarroa Middle School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is J Kawas Elementary School (0.2 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Laredo J Kawas Elementary School Math: 72% | Reading: 62%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: PK-5 | 578 students
    0.2 miles
    2100 S Milmo Ave
    Laredo, TX 78046
    (956) 273-3700
    0.2 PK-5 578
  • Laredo Joaquin Cigarroa Middle School Math: 42% | Reading: 28%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 1,319 student
    0.2 miles
    2600 Palo Blanco St
    Laredo, TX 78046
    (956) 273-6100
    0.2 6-8 1,319
  • Laredo H B Zachry Elementary School Math: 53% | Reading: 47%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 635 students
    0.4 miles
    3200 Chacota St
    Laredo, TX 78040
    (956) 273-4900
    0.4 PK-5 635
  • Laredo Ligarde Elementary School Math: 58% | Reading: 51%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: PK-5 | 729 students
    0.4 miles
    2800 S Canada Ave
    Laredo, TX 78046
    (956) 273-3900
    0.4 PK-5 729
  • Laredo Santo Nino Elementary School Math: 71% | Reading: 56%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: PK-5 | 694 students
    0.8 miles
    2701 Bismark St
    Laredo, TX 78043
    (956) 273-4700
    0.8 PK-5 694

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