1000 Manison Pkwy
Friendswood, TX 77546
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
10/
10
Top 10%
Friendswood J High School serves 1,490 students in grades 6-8.
Friendswood J High School placed in the top 10% of all schools in Texas for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 79% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 51%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 69% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 47%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Texas state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 32% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Texas state average of 74% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

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

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School Overview

Friendswood J High School's student population of 1,490 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 85 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 6-8
Total Students
1,490 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
85 teachers
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School Rankings

Friendswood J High School is ranked within the top 10% of all 8,043 schools in Texas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Friendswood J High School is 0.50, 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 2020-2021 School Year Data
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State Level (TX)
Overall Testing Rank
#458 out of 8043 schools
(Top 10%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
79%
51%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
69%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
18:1
14:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
7%
5%
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Hispanic
19%
53%
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Black
2%
13%
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White
68%
26%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
3%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.50
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Eligible for Free Lunch
11%
56%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (17-18)
1%
6%
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Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Students: 1,490 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 18:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 32%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 10% in TX
  • Math Proficiency
    : 79% (Top 5%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 69% (Top 10%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.50

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