Joshua High School

  • Joshua High School serves 1,078 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 40-49% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 78%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 30-34% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 72%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Texas state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 28% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Texas state average of 72%.

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School Overview

  • Joshua High School's student population of 1,078 students has grown by 8% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 79 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,078 students
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Total Classroom Teachers79 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Joshua High School's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has increased from 13:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Joshua High School is 0.43, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.00. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (TX)
Overall School Rank#5701 out of 7,879 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)40-49%
78%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)30-34%
72%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:115:1
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Asian
n/a
4%
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Hispanic
24%
52%
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Black
1%
13%
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White
72%
28%
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Two or more races
3%
2%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Joshua High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in TX.
Diversity Score0.43n/a
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Graduation Rate
98%
89%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
29%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameJoshua Isd School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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