Kerr High School

8150 Sugarland Howell
Houston, TX 77083
(School attendance zone shown in map)
10/
10
Top 5%
Serving 790 students in grades 9-12, Kerr High School ranks in the top 5% of all schools in Texas for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 5%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 70-74% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 37%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 93% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 42%).
The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the Texas state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 96% of the student body (majority Asian), which is higher than the Texas state average of 74% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 790 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 20:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 96%
  • : ≥95% (Top 20% in TX)
  • : Top 5%
  • : 70-74% (Top 5%)
  • : 93% (Top 1%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), TX Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Kerr High School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Texas for:

School Overview

Kerr High School's student population of 790 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 40 teachers has grown by 5% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
Total Students
790 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
40 teachers
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School Rankings

Kerr High School ranks within the top 5% of all 8,079 schools in Texas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Kerr High School is 0.62, 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 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School
State Level (TX)
#98 out of 8079 schools
(Top 5%)
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70-74%
37%
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93%
42%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
20:1
14:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
54%
5%
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Hispanic
26%
53%
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Black
15%
13%
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White
4%
26%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
3%
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All Ethnic Groups
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0.62
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≥95%
89%
This chart display graduation rate of Kerr High School and public school graduation rate of Texas by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
58%
57%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
11%
4%
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School District Name
Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), TX Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Kerr High School's ranking?
Kerr High School is ranked #98 out of 8,079 schools, which ranks it among the top 5% of public schools in Texas.
What schools are Kerr High School often compared to?
Kerr High Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Taylor High School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
70-74% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 37% TX state average), while 93% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 42% TX state average).
What is the graduation rate of Kerr High School?
The graduation rate of Kerr High School is 95%, which is higher than the Texas state average of 89%.
How many students attend Kerr High School?
790 students attend Kerr High School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
54% of Kerr High School students are Asian, 26% of students are Hispanic, 15% of students are Black, 4% of students are White, and 1% of students are Two or more races.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Kerr High School?
Kerr High School has a student ration of 20:1, which is higher than the Texas state average of 14:1.
What grades does Kerr High School offer ?
Kerr High School offers enrollment in grades 9-12
What school district is Kerr High School part of?
Kerr High School is part of Alief ISD School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 790 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 20:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 96%
  • : ≥95% (Top 20%)
  • : Top 5%
  • : 70-74% (Top 5%)
  • : 93% (Top 1%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), TX Dept. of Education

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