Kountze High School

1488 Fm 1293
Kountze, TX 77625
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
5/
10
Bottom 50%
Kountze High School serves 331 students in grades 9-12.
Kountze 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 percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 35-39% (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 40-44% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the Texas state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 28% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Texas state average of 72% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Kountze High School's student population of 331 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 32 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students331 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of Kountze High School
Total Classroom Teachers32 teachers
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School Comparison

Kountze 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 diversity score of Kountze High School is 0.45, 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
#4783 out of 7999 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
35-39%
49%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
40-44%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio10:115:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
Asian
1%
4%
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Hispanic
7%
52%
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Black
16%
13%
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White
72%
28%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
2%
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Diversity Score
0.450.64
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Graduation Rate
90-94%
89%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
39%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameKountze Independent School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Kountze High School is Hardin County J J A E P (2.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Kountze Middle School (0.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Kountze Intermediate School (2.1 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Kountze Kountze Middle School Math: 20-24% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 7-8 | 184 students
    0.4 miles
    1676 Fm 1293
    Kountze, TX 77625
    (409) 246-3551
    0.4 7-8 184
  • Kountze Hardin County J J A E P Alternative School
    Grades: 9-10 | 2 students
    2.1 miles
    440 W Monroe
    Kountze, TX 77625
    (409) 246-8490
    2.1 9-10 2
  • Kountze Kountze Intermediate School Math: 39% | Reading: 39%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 4-6 | 279 students
    2.1 miles
    150 Vaughn St
    Kountze, TX 77625
    (409) 246-8230
    2.1 4-6 279
  • Kountze Kountze Elementary School Math: 30-34% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-3 | 365 students
    2.5 miles
    565 Park Dr
    Kountze, TX 77625
    (409) 246-3877
    2.5 PK-3 365
  • Silsbee Laura Reeves Primary
    Grades: PK-K | 344 students
    9.8 miles
    695 Woodrow St
    Silsbee, TX 77656
    (409) 980-7800
    9.8 PK-K 344

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