Memorial Parkway J High School

21203 Highland Knolls
Katy, TX 77450
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
9/
10
Top 20%
Memorial Parkway J High School serves 799 students in grades 6-8.
Memorial Parkway J High School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Texas for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 62% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 49%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 60% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the Texas state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 56% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Texas state average of 72% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Memorial Parkway J High School's student population of 799 students has declined by 6% over five school years.
The teacher population of 54 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students799 students
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Total Classroom Teachers54 teachers
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School Comparison

Memorial Parkway J High School is ranked within the top 20% 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 Memorial Parkway J High School is 0.69, 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
#1268 out of 7999 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
62%
49%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
60%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
10%
4%
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Hispanic
32%
52%
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Black
9%
13%
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White
44%
28%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
5%
2%
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Diversity Score
0.690.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
32%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameKaty Independent School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Memorial Parkway J High School is Taylor High School (1.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Garland Mcmeans J High School (1.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Jeanette Hayes Elementary School (0.3 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Katy Jeanette Hayes Elementary School Math: 70% | Reading: 71%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: PK-5 | 682 students
    0.3 miles
    21203 Park Timbers
    Katy, TX 77450
    (281) 237-3200
    0.3 PK-5 682
  • Katy Memorial Parkway Elementary School Math: 48% | Reading: 59%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: PK-5 | 823 students
    0.7 miles
    21603 Park Tree Ln
    Katy, TX 77450
    (281) 237-5856
    0.7 PK-5 823
  • Katy Hazel S Pattison Elementary School Math: 89% | Reading: 81%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: PK-5 | 1,015 student
    1.2 miles
    19910 Stonelodge
    Katy, TX 77450
    (281) 237-5456
    1.2 PK-5 1,015
  • Katy Nottingham Country Elementary School Math: 57% | Reading: 63%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: PK-5 | 790 students
    1.2 miles
    20500 Kingsland Blvd
    Katy, TX 77450
    (281) 237-5500
    1.2 PK-5 790
  • Katy Taylor High School Math: 63% | Reading: 74%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: 9-12 | 2,940 students
    1.2 miles
    20700 Kingsland Blvd
    Katy, TX 77450
    (281) 237-3100
    1.2 9-12 2,940

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