Lbj High School

  • Lbj High School serves 799 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 38% (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 24% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Lbj 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 student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Texas state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 98% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Texas state average of 72%.

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • Lbj High School's student population of 799 students has declined by 6% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 63 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students799 students
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Total Classroom Teachers63 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Lbj 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 school's student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Lbj 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 School Rank#6594 out of 7999 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
38%
49%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
24%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:115:1
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American Indian
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Asian
n/a
4%
Hispanic
59%
52%
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Black
38%
13%
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White
2%
28%
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Two or more races
1%
2%
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Diversity Score0.510.64
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Graduation Rate90-94%
89%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
67%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameAustin Independent School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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The absolute worst high school in the entire district. The worst leadership team in the entire district. Students graduate without knowing how to read.
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