La Marque High School

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La Marque High School serves 665 students in grades 9-12.
La Marque 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 bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 10% (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 15% (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 90% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Texas state average of 72% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

La Marque High School's student population of 665 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 49 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students665 students
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Total Classroom Teachers49 teachers
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School Comparison

La Marque 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 La Marque High School is 0.51, 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
#7859 out of 7999 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
10%
49%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
15%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
1%
4%
Hispanic
20%
52%
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Black
67%
13%
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White
10%
28%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
2%
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Diversity Score
0.510.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
71%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameTexas City Independent School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school and middle school to La Marque High School is La Marque Middle School (1.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is La Marque Elementary School (0.4 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • La Marque La Marque Elementary School Math: 20% | Reading: 21%
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    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 2-4 | 574 students
    0.4 miles
    1217 Vauthier
    La Marque, TX 77568
    (409) 908-5056
    0.4 2-4 574
  • La Marque La Marque Primary
    Grades: PK-1 | 457 students
    0.8 miles
    100 Lake Rd
    La Marque, TX 77568
    (409) 935-3020
    0.8 PK-1 457
  • La Marque La Marque Middle School Math: 22% | Reading: 20%
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    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 5-9 | 737 students
    1.5 miles
    1431 Bayou Rd
    La Marque, TX 77568
    (409) 938-4286
    1.5 5-9 737
  • Hitchcock Hitchcock Headstart
    Grades: PK | 221 students
    2.4 miles
    5701 F M 2004
    Hitchcock, TX 77563
    (409) 316-6541
    2.4 PK 221
  • Hitchcock Hitchcock Primary
    Grades: PK-2 | 420 students
    2.4 miles
    5901 Fm 2004
    Hitchcock, TX 77563
    (409) 316-6467
    2.4 PK-2 420

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