H S For Law And Justice

H S For Law And Justice serves 430 students in grades 9-12.
H S For Law And Justice placed in the top 10% of all schools in Texas for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 65-69% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 49%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 70-74% (which is higher 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 95% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Texas state average of 72% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

H S For Law And Justice places among the top 20% of public schools in Texas for:

School Overview

H S For Law And Justice's student population of 430 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 29 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Awards Blue Ribbon School (2020)
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students430 students
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Total Classroom Teachers29 teachers
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School Comparison

H S For Law And Justice is ranked within the top 10% 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 H S For Law And Justice is 0.37, 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
#655 out of 7999 schools
(Top 10%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
65-69%
49%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
70-74%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
1%
4%
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Hispanic
78%
52%
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Black
16%
13%
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White
5%
28%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
2%
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Diversity Score
0.370.64
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Graduation Rate
≥95%
89%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
67%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameHouston Independent School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to H S For Law And Justice is Houston Heights Charter School (1.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Wharton K-8 Dual Language Academy (1.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Memorial Elementary School (1.1 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Houston R D S P D Special Education School
    Grades: PK | 31 students
    0.4 miles
    4040 W Fuqua
    Houston, TX 77045
    (713) 293-1001
    0.4 PK 31
  • Houston Etoile Academy Charter School Charter School

    0.8 miles
    230 Tc Jester Blvd Apt 242
    Houston, TX 77007
    (713) 201-5714
    0.8 n/a n/a
  • Houston Memorial Elementary School Math: 55-59% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: PK-5 | 353 students
    1.1 miles
    6401 Arnot St
    Houston, TX 77007
    (713) 867-5150
    1.1 PK-5 353
  • Houston Wharton K-8 Dual Language Academy Magnet School
    Math: 61% | Reading: 54%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: PK-8 | 517 students
    1.3 miles
    900 W Gray St
    Houston, TX 77019
    (713) 535-3771
    1.3 PK-8 517
  • Houston Wilson Montessori Magnet School
    Math: 37% | Reading: 56%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-8 | 588 students
    1.3 miles
    2100 Yupon St
    Houston, TX 77006
    (713) 942-1470
    1.3 PK-8 588

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