Life H S Waxahachie

  • Life H S Waxahachie serves 853 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 81% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 78%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 72% (which is equal to the Texas state average of 72%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Texas state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 69% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Texas state average of 72%.

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School Overview

  • Life H S Waxahachie's student population of 853 students has grown by 20% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 61 teachers has grown by 10% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students853 students
Total Classroom Teachers61 teachers
Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Life H S Waxahachie by grade.

School Comparison

  • Life H S Waxahachie's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has increased from 13:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Life H S Waxahachie is 0.69, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (TX)
Overall School Rank#4531 out of 7,879 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
81%
78%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
72%
72%
Student : Teacher Ratio14:115:1
Hispanic
25%
52%
Black
40%
13%
White
31%
28%
Two or more races
4%
2%
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Life H S Waxahachie.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in TX.
Diversity Score0.690.41
Eligible for Free Lunch
27%
53%
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
6%
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLife School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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