Meridian High School

  • Meridian High School serves 259 students in grades 6-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 70-74% (which is lower 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.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 9:1 is lower than the Texas state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 41% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Texas state average of 72%.

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Meridian High School's student population of 259 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 30 teachers has grown by 11% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-12
Total Students259 students
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Total Classroom Teachers30 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Meridian High School's student:teacher ratio of 9:1 has decreased from 10:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Meridian High School is 0.53, 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 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (TX)
Overall School Rank#3937 out of 7,879 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)70-74%
78%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)75-79%
72%
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Student : Teacher Ratio9:115:1
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Asian
n/a
4%
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Hispanic
36%
52%
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Black
1%
13%
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White
59%
28%
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Two or more races
4%
2%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Meridian High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in TX.
Diversity Score0.530.64
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Graduation Rate≥90%
89%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
44%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
12%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMERIDIAN ISD School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Meridian Meridian Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 220 students
    1.1 miles
    550 Cr 2515
    Meridian, TX 76665
    (254)435-2731
    1.1 PK-5 220
  • Morgan Morgan School
    Grades: PK-12 | 125 students
    7.2 miles
    1306 Charles St
    Morgan, TX 76671
    (254)635-2311
    7.2 PK-12 125
  • Clifton Clifton Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 214 students
    10.2 miles
    1102 Key Ave
    Clifton, TX 76634
    (254)675-1856
    10.2 6-8 214
  • Clifton Clifton High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 310 students
    10.3 miles
    1101 N Ave Q
    Clifton, TX 76634
    (254)675-1845
    10.3 9-12 310
  • Walnut Springs Walnut Springs School
    Grades: PK-12 | 191 students
    10.3 miles
    184 Ave A
    Walnut Springs, TX 76690
    (254)797-2133
    10.3 PK-12 191

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