Gatesville J High School

307 S Lovers Ln
Gatesville, TX 76528
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
5/
10
Bottom 50%
Gatesville J High School serves 461 students in grades 7-8.
Gatesville J High School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Texas for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 40% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 49%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 42% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the Texas state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 27% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Texas state average of 72% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Gatesville J High School's student population of 461 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 30 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 7-8
Total Students461 students
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Total Classroom Teachers30 teachers
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School Comparison

Gatesville J High School 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 Gatesville J High School is 0.43, 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
#4608 out of 7999 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
40%
49%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
42%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
Asian
1%
4%
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Hispanic
21%
52%
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Black
2%
13%
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White
73%
28%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
2%
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Diversity Score
0.430.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
39%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameGatesville Independent School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Gatesville J High School is Gatesville High School (0.0 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Oglesby School (12.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Gatesville Elementary School (0.2 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Gatesville Gatesville High School Math: 30-34% | Reading: 41%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 859 students
    0.0 miles
    205 S Lovers Ln
    Gatesville, TX 76528
    (254) 865-8281
    0 9-12 859
  • Gatesville Gatesville Elementary School Math: 38% | Reading: 35%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 1-3 | 619 students
    0.2 miles
    2537 E Main St
    Gatesville, TX 76528
    (254) 865-7262
    0.2 1-3 619
  • Gatesville Gatesville Primary
    Grades: PK-K | 255 students
    0.3 miles
    308 Hornet Way
    Gatesville, TX 76528
    (254) 865-7264
    0.3 PK-K 255
  • Gatesville Gatesville Intermediate School Math: 41% | Reading: 40%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 4-6 | 594 students
    0.4 miles
    311 Hornet Way
    Gatesville, TX 76528
    (254) 865-2526
    0.4 4-6 594
  • Oglesby Oglesby School Math: 20-24% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-12 | 179 students
    12.8 miles
    125 College Ave
    Oglesby, TX 76561
    (254) 456-2271
    12.8 PK-12 179

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