Dr Leo Cigarroa High School

  • Dr Leo Cigarroa High School serves 1,597 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 84% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 78%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 44% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 72%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the Texas state level of 15:1.

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School Overview

  • Dr Leo Cigarroa High School's student population of 1,597 students has grown by 15% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 108 teachers has grown by 12% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,597 students
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Gender %This chart display gender of Dr Leo Cigarroa High School
Total Classroom Teachers108 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Dr Leo Cigarroa High School's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has increased from 14:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Dr Leo Cigarroa High School is 0.00, 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#6464 out of 7,879 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
84%
78%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Dr Leo Cigarroa High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Texas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
44%
72%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Dr Leo Cigarroa 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 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Dr Leo Cigarroa High School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Texas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
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 2016-17 school year data.
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.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Dr Leo Cigarroa High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in TX.
Diversity Scoren/a0.41
This chart display the diversity score of Dr Leo Cigarroa High School and the public school average diversity score of Texas by year, with the latest 2002-03 school year data.
Graduation Rate
92%
89%
This chart display graduation rate of Dr Leo Cigarroa High School and public school graduation rate of Texas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
94%
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 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
6%
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 Isd School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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