Mesa High School (Closed 2018)

  • Mesa High School served 36 students in grades 11-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math was ≥50% (which was lower than the Texas state average of 78%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts was <50% (which was lower than the Texas state average of 72%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Mesa 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 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 3:1 was lower than the Texas state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment was 47% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which was lower than the Texas state average of 72%.

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School Overview

School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades 11-12
Total Students36 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of Mesa High School
Total Classroom Teachers11 teachers
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School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (TX)
Overall School Rank (16-17)#7510 out of 7953 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)≥50%
78%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Mesa High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Texas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)<50%
72%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Mesa High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Texas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio3:115:1
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Asian
n/a
4%
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Hispanic
37%
52%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Mesa High School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Texas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
8%
13%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Mesa High School and the percentage of Black public school students in Texas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
53%
28%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Mesa High School and the percentage of White public school students in Texas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Two or more races
2%
2%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Mesa High School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in TX.
Diversity Score0.580.64
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Graduation Rate70-79%
89%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
63%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Mesa High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Texas by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWhite Settlement Independent School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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