H P Carter Career Center (Closed 2012)

  • H P Carter Career Center served 31 students in grades 7-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math was 40-49% (which was lower than the Texas state average of 83%) for the 2009-10 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts was 70-79% (which was lower than the Texas state average of 88%) for the 2009-10 school year.
  • H P Carter Career Center placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Texas for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2009-10 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 2:1 was lower than the Texas state level of 15:1.

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H P Carter Career Center places among the top 20% of public schools in Texas for:

School Overview

School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades 7-12
Total Students31 students
This chart display total students of H P Carter Career Center by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Total Classroom Teachers17 teachers
This chart display the total teachers of H P Carter Career Center by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Students by GradeThis chart display the students of H P Carter Career Center by grade.

School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2011-2012 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (TX)
Overall School Rank (09-10)#7175 out of 7483 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient) (09-10)40-49%
83%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient) (09-10)70-79%
88%
Student : Teacher Ratio2:115:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of H P Carter Career Center and the public school average student teacher ratio of Texas by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Asian
n/a
4%
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Hispanic
48%
52%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in H P Carter Career Center and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Texas by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Black
52%
13%
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White
n/a
28%
This chart display the percentage of White students in H P Carter Career Center and the percentage of White public school students in Texas by year, with the latest 2008-09 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in H P Carter Career Center.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in TX.
Diversity Score0.500.63
This chart display the diversity score of H P Carter Career Center and the public school average diversity score of Texas by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
54%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in H P Carter Career Center and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Texas by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameHouston ISD School District
Source: 2011-2012 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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