Houston High School

  • Houston High School serves 1,132 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 25% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 49%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 20% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Houston High School 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 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the Texas state level of 15:1.

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Houston High School's student population of 1,132 students has grown by 13% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 74 teachers has grown by 7% over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,132 students
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Total Classroom Teachers74 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Houston High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 7,999 schools in Texas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has increased from 14:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Houston High School is 0.52, 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#7570 out of 7999 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
25%
49%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
20%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1
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American Indian
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Asian
1%
4%
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Hispanic
55%
52%
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Black
41%
13%
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White
2%
28%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
1%
2%
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Diversity Score0.520.64
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Graduation Rate
79%
89%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
90%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (13-14)
9%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Houston High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Texas by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSan Antonio Independent School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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