Kemp High School

  • Kemp High School serves 470 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 45-49% (which is approximately equal to the Texas state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Kemp 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 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Texas state level of 15:1.

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Kemp High School's student population of 470 students has grown by 16% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 35 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students470 students
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Total Classroom Teachers35 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Kemp 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 13:1 has increased from 12:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Kemp High School is 0.41, 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#4744 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)45-49%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:115:1
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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
2%
13%
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White
76%
28%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
2%
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Diversity Score0.410.64
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Graduation Rate≥95%
89%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
51%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameKemp 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
  • Kemp Kemp Alternative Alternative School
    Grades: 9-12 | 34 students
    0.7 miles
    204 W 17th St
    Kemp, TX 75143
    (903) 498-1392
    0.7 9-12 34
  • Kemp Kemp Intermediate School
    Grades: 3-5 | 374 students
    0.7 miles
    101 Old Us 40
    Kemp, TX 75143
    (903) 498-1362
    0.7 3-5 374
  • Kemp Kemp J High School
    Grades: 6-8 | 347 students
    0.7 miles
    1000 Tolosa Rd
    Kemp, TX 75143
    (903) 498-1343
    0.7 6-8 347
  • Kemp Kemp Primary
    Grades: PK-2 | 395 students
    0.9 miles
    601 E 8th St
    Kemp, TX 75143
    (903) 498-1404
    0.9 PK-2 395
  • Mabank Mabank High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,035 student
    7.4 miles
    18786 E Hwy 175
    Mabank, TX 75147
    (903) 880-1600
    7.4 9-12 1,035

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