Liberty J High School

  • Liberty J High School serves 616 students in grades 7-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 78% (which is equal to the Texas state average of 78%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 76% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 72%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Liberty 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 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Texas state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 89% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is higher than the Texas state average of 72%.

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • Liberty J High School's student population of 616 students has declined by 7% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 50 teachers has grown by 6% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 7-8
Total Students616 students
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Total Classroom Teachers50 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Liberty J High School is ranked within the top 50% of all 7,953 schools in Texas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has decreased from 14:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Liberty J High School is 0.71, which is more 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 (16-17)#3488 out of 7953 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
78%
78%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
76%
72%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:115:1
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Asian
14%
4%
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Hispanic
40%
52%
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Black
33%
13%
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White
11%
28%
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Two or more races
2%
2%
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Diversity Score0.710.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
65%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameRichardson Independent School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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