John Tyler High School

  • John Tyler High School serves 2,262 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 61% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 75%) for the 2015-2016 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 49% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 71%) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • John Tyler 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 2015-2016 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the Texas state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 97% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Texas state average of 71%.
  • John Tyler High School operates within the Tyler Independent School District.
  • Tyler Independent School District's 88% graduation rate is lower than the Texas state average of 89%.

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School Overview

  • John Tyler High School's student population of 2262 students has grown by 19% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 147 teachers has grown by 10% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students2,262 students
John Tyler High School Total Students (1989-2016)
Gender %John Tyler High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers147 teachers
John Tyler High School Total Teachers (1988-2016)
Students by GradeJohn Tyler High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • John Tyler High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 7879 schools in Texas (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has increased from 14:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of John Tyler High School is 0.49, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (TX)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
61%
75%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
49%
71%
Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1
John Tyler High School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2016)
Asian
n/a
4%
John Tyler High School Asian Students (1997-2008)
Hispanic
63%
52%
John Tyler High School Black Students (1989-2016)
Black
34%
13%
John Tyler High School Black Students (1989-2016)
White
3%
29%
John Tyler High School White Students (1989-2016)
All Ethnic GroupsJohn Tyler High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownTX All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.490.41
John Tyler High School Diversity Score (1989-2016)
Graduation Rate
86%
89%
John Tyler High School Graduation Rate (2011-2016)
Eligible for Free Lunch
72%
53%
John Tyler High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1992-2016)
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
6%
John Tyler High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2016)

    District Comparison

    • The school district of John Tyler High School is Tyler Independent School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1203 school districts in Texas (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
    • Tyler Independent School District's student population of 18,171 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
    • The district's graduation rate of 88% has increased from 85% over five school years.
    • The revenue/student of $10,568 in this district is less than the state average of $10,811. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
    • The district's spending/student of $13,381 is higher than the state average of $11,097. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
    School District NameTyler Independent School District
    Number of Schools
    Managed
    26
    3
    Number of Students Managed18,171831
    Tyler Independent School District Students Managed (1988-2016)
    District Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
    67%
    75%
    District Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
    64%
    71%
    District Graduation Rate
    88%
    89%
    District Total Revenue$193 MM$9 MM
    District Spending$244 MM$9 MM
    District Revenue / Student$10,568$10,811
    District Spending / Student$13,381$11,097
    School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
    Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

    Nearby Public Schools

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    • School Location Miles Grades Students
    • Tyler Boulter Middle School
      Grades: 6-8 | 796 students
      0.6 miles
      2926 Garden Valley Rd
      Tyler, TX 75702
      (903)262-1390
      0.6 6-8 796
    • Tyler Dixie Elementary School
      Grades: PK-5 | 614 students
      1.3 miles
      213 Patton Ln
      Tyler, TX 75704
      (903)262-2040
      1.3 PK-5 614
    • Tyler Jones Elementary School Magnet School
      Grades: PK-5 | 371 students
      1.3 miles
      3450 Chandler Hwy
      Tyler, TX 75702
      (903)262-2360
      1.3 PK-5 371
    • Tyler Orr Elementary School
      Grades: PK-5 | 617 students
      1.3 miles
      3350 Pine Haven Rd
      Tyler, TX 75702
      (903)262-2400
      1.3 PK-5 617
    • Tyler Azleway - Willow Bend Alternative School
      Charter School
      Grades: 4-12 | 44 students
      1.4 miles
      2902 Hwy 31 E
      Tyler, TX 75702
      (512)459-1000
      1.4 4-12 44

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