516 Hilltop
Wylie, TX 75098
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
10/
10
Top 10%
Grady Burnett J High School serves 772 students in grades 7-8.
Grady Burnett J High School placed in the top 10% of all schools in Texas for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 73% (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 68% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 47%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the Texas state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 45% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Texas state average of 72% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

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

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School Overview

Grady Burnett J High School's student population of 772 students has grown by 6% over five school years.
The teacher population of 50 teachers has grown by 6% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 7-8
Total Students
772 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
50 teachers
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School Rankings

Grady Burnett 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 Grady Burnett J High School is 0.62, 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 Data
This School
State Level (TX)
Overall Testing Rank
#620 out of 8043 schools
(Top 10%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
73%
51%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
68%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
15:1
15:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
Asian
4%
4%
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Hispanic
25%
52%
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Black
12%
13%
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White
55%
28%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
2%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.62
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National School Lunch Program
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
20%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
5%
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Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: 7-8
  • Students: 772 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 45%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 10% in TX
  • Math Proficiency
    : 73% (Top 10%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 68% (Top 10%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.62 (Top 30%)

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