Joaquin High School

  • Joaquin High School serves 201 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 30-34% (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 50-54% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Joaquin 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 top 30%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the Texas state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 23% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Texas state average of 72%.

Top Placements

Joaquin High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Texas for:

School Overview

  • Joaquin High School's student population of 201 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 18 teachers has declined by 10% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students201 students
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Total Classroom Teachers18 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Joaquin 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 11:1 has increased from 10:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Joaquin High School 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 School Rank#4255 out of 7999 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)30-34%
49%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)50-54%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio11:115:1
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American Indian
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Asian
n/a
4%
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Hispanic
19%
52%
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Black
4%
13%
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White
77%
28%
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Two or more races
n/a
2%
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Diversity Score0.370.64
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Graduation Rate≥90%
89%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
55%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameJoaquin Independent School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Joaquin Joaquin J H School
    Grades: 6-8 | 171 students
    0.1 miles
    10901 Hwy 84 E
    Joaquin, TX 75954
    (936)269-3128
    0.1 6-8 171
  • Joaquin Joaquin Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 346 students
    0.6 miles
    120 Southern Ave
    Joaquin, TX 75954
    (936)269-3258
    0.6 PK-5 346
  • Logansport Logansport High School
    Grades: PK-12 | 680 students
    4.1 miles
    17228 Hwy. 5
    Logansport, LA 71049
    (318)697-4338
    4.1 PK-12 680
  • Logansport Stanley High School
    Grades: PK-12 | 415 students
    7.4 miles
    14323 Hwy. 84
    Logansport, LA 71049
    (318)697-2664
    7.4 PK-12 415
  • Tenaha Tenaha Schools
    Grades: PK-12 | 579 students
    11.4 miles
    138 College St
    Tenaha, TX 75974
    (936)248-5000
    11.4 PK-12 579

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