La Feria High School

901 N Canal St
La Feria, TX 78559
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
6/
10
Top 50%
La Feria High School serves 963 students in grades 9-12.
La Feria High School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Texas for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 55% (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 41% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Texas state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 97% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Texas state average of 72% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

La Feria High School's student population of 963 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 69 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students963 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of La Feria High School
Total Classroom Teachers69 teachers
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School Comparison

La Feria High School is ranked within the top 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 La Feria High School is 0.06, 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
#3374 out of 7999 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
55%
49%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
41%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
4%
Hispanic
97%
52%
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Black
n/a
13%
White
3%
28%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
2%
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Diversity Score
0.060.64
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Graduation Rate
95%
89%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
82%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (13-14)
2%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLa Feria Independent School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to La Feria High School is Cameron County Jjaep (0.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school is W B Green J High School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Sam Houston Elementary School (0.2 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • La Feria Sam Houston Elementary School Math: 40-44% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-4 | 514 students
    0.2 miles
    500 N Beddoes
    La Feria, TX 78559
    (956) 797-8490
    0.2 PK-4 514
  • La Feria W B Green J High School Math: 40% | Reading: 30%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 7-8 | 504 students
    0.2 miles
    501 N Canal St
    La Feria, TX 78559
    (956) 797-8400
    0.2 7-8 504
  • La Feria David G Sanchez Elementary School Math: 50-54% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-4 | 409 students
    0.3 miles
    1601 S Main St
    La Feria, TX 78559
    (956) 797-8550
    0.3 PK-4 409
  • La Feria Cameron County Jjaep Alternative School
    Grades: 9-12 | 5 students
    0.6 miles
    203 E Oleander
    La Feria, TX 78559
    (956) 797-8300
    0.6 9-12 5
  • La Feria C E Vail Elementary School Math: 45-49% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-4 | 489 students
    0.8 miles
    209 W Jessamine Ave
    La Feria, TX 78559
    (956) 797-8460
    0.8 PK-4 489

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