Lamar J High School

4814 Mustang Ave
Rosenberg, TX 77471
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
7/
10
Top 50%
Lamar J High School serves 848 students in grades 7-8.
Lamar J High School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Texas for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 50% (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 46% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Texas state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 85% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Texas state average of 72% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Lamar J High School's student population of 848 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 54 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 7-8
Total Students848 students
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Total Classroom Teachers54 teachers
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School Comparison

Lamar J 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 Lamar J 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 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (TX)
Overall Testing Rank
#3198 out of 7999 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
50%
49%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
46%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
5%
4%
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Hispanic
55%
52%
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Black
24%
13%
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White
15%
28%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
2%
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Diversity Score
0.620.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
57%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLamar CISD School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Lamar J High School is Lamar Consolidated High School (0.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Fort Bend County Alter (0.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is J J Wessendorff Middle School (0.5 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Rosenberg Lamar Consolidated High School Math: 45% | Reading: 37%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,699 student
    0.1 miles
    4606 Mustang Ave
    Rosenberg, TX 77471
    (832) 223-3000
    0.1 9-12 1,699
  • Rosenberg J J Wessendorff Middle School Math: 43% | Reading: 38%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6 | 404 students
    0.5 miles
    5201 Mustang Ave
    Rosenberg, TX 77471
    (832) 223-3300
    0.5 6 404
  • Rosenberg Fort Bend County Alter Alternative School
    Grades: 7-12 | 9 students
    0.8 miles
    3409 Ave F
    Rosenberg, TX 77471
    (832) 471-2542
    0.8 7-12 9
  • Richmond Smith Elementary School Math: 50-54% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 420 students
    0.8 miles
    2014 Lamar Dr
    Richmond, TX 77469
    (832) 223-2300
    0.8 PK-5 420
  • Rosenberg Navarro Middle School Math: 42% | Reading: 38%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6 | 513 students
    0.9 miles
    4700 Ave N
    Rosenberg, TX 77471
    (832) 223-3700
    0.9 6 513

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