1810 Stuart
Houston, TX 77004
Rating
10/
10
Top 5%
Houston Academy For International Studies serves 499 students in grades 9-12.
Houston Academy For International Studies placed in the top 5% of all schools in Texas for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 1%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 75-79% (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 ≥95% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 47%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 is higher than the Texas state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 94% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Texas state average of 74% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2022)

  • School Type: Magnet School
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Students: 499 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 22:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 94%
  • Graduation Rate
    : ≥95% (Top 20% in TX)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 5%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 75-79% (Top 10%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : ≥95% (Top 1%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), TX Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Houston Academy For International Studies ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Texas for:

School Overview

Houston Academy For International Studies's student population of 499 students has grown by 5% over five school years.
The teacher population of 23 teachers has grown by 21% over five school years.
School Type
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
Total Students
499 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
23 teachers
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School Rankings

Houston Academy For International Studies is ranked within the top 5% 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 Houston Academy For International Studies is 0.58, 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 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (TX)
Overall Testing Rank
#186 out of 8043 schools
(Top 5%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
75-79%
51%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
≥95%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
22:1
14:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
2%
5%
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Hispanic
52%
53%
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Black
39%
13%
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White
6%
26%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
3%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.58
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Graduation Rate
≥95%
89%
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National School Lunch Program
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
68%
56%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (17-18)
12%
6%
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School District Name
Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), TX Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • School Type: Magnet School
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Students: 499 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 22:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 94%
  • Graduation Rate
    : ≥95% (Top 20%)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 5%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 75-79% (Top 10%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : ≥95% (Top 1%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), TX Dept. of Education

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