Lorena High School

  • Lorena High School serves 577 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 90-94% (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 75-79% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 72%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Lorena High School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Texas for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Texas state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 16% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Texas state average of 72%.

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • Lorena High School's student population of 577 students has grown by 10% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 43 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students577 students
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Total Classroom Teachers43 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Lorena High School is ranked within the top 20% 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 13:1 has increased from 12:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Lorena High School is 0.28, 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 (16-17)#1585 out of 7953 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)90-94%
78%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)75-79%
72%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:115:1
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Asian
n/a
4%
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Hispanic
13%
52%
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Black
1%
13%
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White
84%
28%
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Two or more races
2%
2%
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Diversity Score0.280.64
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Graduation Rate≥95%
89%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
14%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLorena Independent School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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