Gainesville J High School

  • Gainesville J High School serves 447 students in grades 7-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 72% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 78%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 63% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 72%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Texas state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 70% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Texas state average of 72%.

School Overview

  • Gainesville J High School's student population of 447 students has grown by 14% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 31 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 7-8
Total Students447 students
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Total Classroom Teachers31 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Gainesville J High School's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has increased from 13:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Gainesville J High School is 0.55, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.00. 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#6213 out of 7,879 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
72%
78%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
63%
72%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:115:1
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Asian
n/a
4%
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Hispanic
60%
52%
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Black
6%
13%
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White
30%
28%
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Two or more races
4%
2%
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Diversity Score0.55n/a
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Eligible for Free Lunch
71%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameGainesville Isd School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Gainesville Daep Alternative School
    Grades: 11 | 1 students
    0.5 miles
    1000 Radio Hill Rd
    Gainesville, TX 76240
    (940)665-0540
    0.5 11 1
  • Gainesville Lone Star H S North
    Grades: 9-12 | 263 students
    0.9 miles
    1379 Fm 678
    Gainesville, TX 76240
    (940)665-0701
    0.9 9-12 263
  • Gainesville Gainesville High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 797 students
    1.1 miles
    2201 S I 35
    Gainesville, TX 76240
    (940)665-5528
    1.1 9-12 797
  • Gainesville Edison Elementary School
    Grades: PK-1 | 580 students
    1.2 miles
    1 Edison Dr
    Gainesville, TX 76240
    (940)665-6091
    1.2 PK-1 580
  • Gainesville W E Chalmers Elementary School
    Grades: 2-4 | 679 students
    2.0 miles
    600 Fm 3092
    Gainesville, TX 76240
    (940)665-4147
    2.0 2-4 679

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