Happy High School

500 N W 3rd
Happy, TX 79042
(School attendance zone shown in map)
10/
10
Top 1%
Serving 134 students in grades 7-12, Happy High School ranks in the top 1% of all schools in Texas for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 5%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 75-79% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 37%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 80-84% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 42%).
The student:teacher ratio of 9:1 is lower than the Texas state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 21% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Texas state average of 74% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 7-12
  • Enrollment: 134 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 9:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 21%
  • : ≥50% (Btm 50% in TX)
  • : Top 1%
  • : 75-79% (Top 5%)
  • : 80-84% (Top 5%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), TX Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Happy High School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Texas for:

School Overview

Happy High School's student population of 134 students has grown by 16% over five school years.
The teacher population of 15 teachers has grown by 7% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 7-12
Total Students
134 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
15 teachers
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School Rankings

Happy High School ranks within the top 1% of all 8,079 schools in Texas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Happy High School is 0.35, 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 2021-2022 School Year Data
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State Level (TX)
#77 out of 8079 schools
(Top 1%)
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75-79%
37%
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80-84%
42%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
9:1
14:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
n/a
5%
Hispanic
18%
53%
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Black
1%
13%
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White
79%
26%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
3%
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All Ethnic Groups
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0.35
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≥50%
89%
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
31%
57%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
4%
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School District Name
Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), TX Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Happy High School's ranking?
Happy High School is ranked #77 out of 8,079 schools, which ranks it among the top 1% of public schools in Texas.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
75-79% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 37% TX state average), while 80-84% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 42% TX state average).
What is the graduation rate of Happy High School?
The graduation rate of Happy High School is 50%, which is lower than the Texas state average of 89%.
How many students attend Happy High School?
134 students attend Happy High School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
79% of Happy High School students are White, 18% of students are Hispanic, 2% of students are Two or more races, and 1% of students are Black.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Happy High School?
Happy High School has a student ration of 9:1, which is lower than the Texas state average of 14:1.
What grades does Happy High School offer ?
Happy High School offers enrollment in grades 7-12
What school district is Happy High School part of?
Happy High School is part of Happy ISD School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 7-12
  • Enrollment: 134 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 9:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 21%
  • : ≥50% (Btm 50%)
  • : Top 1%
  • : 75-79% (Top 5%)
  • : 80-84% (Top 5%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), TX Dept. of Education

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