Marshall J High School

2710 E Travis
Marshall, TX 75672
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
1/
10
Bottom 50%
Marshall J High School serves 1,271 students in grades 6-8.
Marshall J 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 percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 21% (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 28% (which is lower 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 77% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Texas state average of 72% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Marshall J High School's student population of 1,271 students has grown by 62% over five school years.
The teacher population of 79 teachers has grown by 61% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students1,271 students
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Total Classroom Teachers79 teachers
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School Comparison

Marshall J 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 diversity score of Marshall J High School is 0.68, 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 Testing Rank
#7354 out of 7999 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
21%
49%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
28%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
1%
4%
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Hispanic
36%
52%
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Black
38%
13%
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White
23%
28%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
2%
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Diversity Score
0.680.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
61%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMarshall Independent School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Marshall J High School is Marshall High School (1.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Texas Early College High School (1.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Sam Houston Elementary School (1.0 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Marshall Washington Ech Center
    Grades: PK | 313 students
    0.7 miles
    1202 Evans
    Marshall, TX 75670
    (903) 927-8790
    0.7 PK 313
  • Marshall Sam Houston Elementary School Math: 71% | Reading: 63%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: K-5 | 510 students
    1.0 miles
    2905 E Travis
    Marshall, TX 75672
    (903) 927-8770
    1 K-5 510
  • Marshall Marshall High School Math: 20% | Reading: 29%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,412 student
    1.4 miles
    1900 Maverick Dr
    Marshall, TX 75670
    (903) 927-8800
    1.4 9-12 1,412
  • Marshall Price T Young Elementary School Math: 20% | Reading: 22%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 532 students
    1.7 miles
    1501 Sanford
    Marshall, TX 75672
    (903) 927-8700
    1.7 K-5 532
  • Marshall Texas Early College High School Charter School
    Math: 40-49% | Reading: 50-59%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 8-12 | 82 students
    1.9 miles
    3714 E End Blvd S
    Marshall, TX 75672
    (903) 935-4109
    1.9 8-12 82

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