Grady Burnett J High School

  • Grady Burnett J High School serves 727 students in grades 7-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 90% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 78%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 88% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 72%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the Texas state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 44% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Texas state average of 72%.

School Overview

  • Grady Burnett J High School's student population of 727 students has grown by 11% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 47 teachers has grown by 17% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 7-8
Total Students727 students
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Total Classroom Teachers47 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Grady Burnett J High School's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has decreased from 16:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Grady Burnett J High School is 0.61, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.41. 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#945 out of 7,879 schools
(Top 20%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
90%
78%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
88%
72%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Grady Burnett J High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Texas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1
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Asian
3%
4%
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Hispanic
27%
52%
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Black
10%
13%
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White
56%
28%
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Two or more races
4%
2%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Grady Burnett J High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in TX.
Diversity Score0.610.41
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Eligible for Free Lunch
23%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Grady Burnett J High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Texas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWylie Isd School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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