Edna Tamayo House

Rank
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Edna Tamayo House serves 15 students in grades 9-12.
Edna Tamayo House placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Texas for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is <50% (which is higher 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 4:1 is lower than the Texas state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 87% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Texas state average of 72% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

Edna Tamayo House places among the top 20% of public schools in Texas for:

School Overview

Edna Tamayo House's student population of 15 students has grown by 36% over five school years.
The teacher population of 4 teachers has grown by 33% over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students15 students
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Total Classroom Teachers4 teachers
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School Comparison

Edna Tamayo House 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 Edna Tamayo House is 0.61, 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
#5669 out of 7999 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
<50%
49%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
≤20%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio4:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
4%
Hispanic
40%
52%
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Black
47%
13%
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White
13%
28%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
2%
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Diversity Score
0.610.64
This chart display the diversity score of Edna Tamayo House and the public school average diversity score of Texas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
27%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Edna Tamayo House 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.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameHarlingen CISD School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Edna Tamayo House is Harlingen High School (0.0 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Horizon Montessori Iii (0.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Austin Elementary School (0.3 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Harlingen Harlingen High School Math: 25-29% | Reading: 15%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,827 student
    0.0 miles
    1201 E Marshall Ave
    Harlingen, TX 78550
    (956) 427-3600
    0 9-12 1,827
  • Harlingen Austin Elementary School Math: 50-54% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 384 students
    0.3 miles
    700 E Austin Ave
    Harlingen, TX 78550
    (956) 427-3060
    0.3 PK-5 384
  • Harlingen Horizon Montessori Iii Charter School
    Math: 35-39% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-8 | 341 students
    0.6 miles
    2802 S 77 Sunshine Strip
    Harlingen, TX 78550
    (956) 423-8200
    0.6 PK-8 341
  • Harlingen Zavala Elementary School Math: 55-59% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: PK-5 | 406 students
    0.6 miles
    1111 N B St
    Harlingen, TX 78550
    (956) 427-3200
    0.6 PK-5 406
  • Harlingen Long Elementary School Math: 58% | Reading: 49%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: PK-5 | 653 students
    0.7 miles
    2601 N 7th
    Harlingen, TX 78550
    (956) 427-3140
    0.7 PK-5 653

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