Fulshear High School

  • Fulshear High School serves 733 students in grades 9-11.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 56% (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 66% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Fulshear High School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Texas for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Texas state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 53% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is lower than the Texas state average of 72% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

Fulshear High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Texas for:

School Overview

  • Fulshear High School's student population of 733 students has grown by 90% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 46 teachers has grown by 39% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-11
Total Students733 students
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Total Classroom Teachers46 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Fulshear High School is ranked within the top 20% 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 Fulshear High School is 0.68, which is more 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#1459 out of 7999 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
56%
49%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
66%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:115:1
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
6%
4%
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Hispanic
25%
52%
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Black
19%
13%
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White
47%
28%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
2%
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Diversity Score0.680.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
15%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLamar CISD School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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