Katy High School

  • Katy High School serves 3,401 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 61% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 49%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 63% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Katy High School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Texas for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Texas state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 52% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Texas state average of 72%.

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • Katy High School's student population of 3,401 students has grown by 10% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 206 teachers has grown by 17% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students3,401 students
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Total Classroom Teachers206 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Katy High School is ranked within the top 20% 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 17:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Katy High School is 0.64, which is equal to 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#1240 out of 7999 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
61%
49%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
63%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:115:1
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American Indian
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Asian
5%
4%
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Hispanic
35%
52%
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Black
10%
13%
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White
48%
28%
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Two or more races
2%
2%
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Diversity Score0.640.64
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Graduation Rate
94%
89%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
24%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameKaty 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
  • Katy Arthur Miller Career Center Alternative School
    Grades: 9-12
    0.9 miles
    1734 Katyland Dr
    Katy, TX 77493
    (281)237-6322
    0.9 9-12 n/a
  • Katy Fort Bend County Alter Alternative School
    Grades: 9 | 1 student
    0.9 miles
    1732 Katyland Dr
    Katy, TX 77492
    (281)237-6350
    0.9 9 1
  • Katy Katy Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 665 students
    0.9 miles
    5726 George Bush Ave
    Katy, TX 77493
    (281)237-6550
    0.9 PK-5 665
  • Katy Opport Awareness Center Alternative School
    Grades: 6-12 | 80 students
    0.9 miles
    1732 Katyland Dr
    Katy, TX 77493
    (281)237-6350
    0.9 6-12 80
  • Katy Project Tyke Special Education School
    Grades: PK | 14 students
    0.9 miles
    1736 Katyland Dr
    Katy, TX 77493
    (281)237-2750
    0.9 PK 14

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