19000 Stewart Creek Rd
Montgomery, TX 77356
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
9/
10
Top 20%
Montgomery J High School serves 1,084 students in grades 6-8.
Montgomery J 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 30%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 72% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 51%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 55% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 47%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the Texas state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 24% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Texas state average of 74% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Students: 1,084 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 24%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 20% in TX
  • Math Proficiency
    : 72% (Top 10%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 55% (Top 30%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), TX Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Montgomery J High School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Texas for:

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School Overview

Montgomery J High School's student population of 1,084 students has declined by 19% over five school years.
The teacher population of 70 teachers has declined by 12% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 6-8
Total Students
1,084 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
70 teachers
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School Rankings

Montgomery J High School is ranked within the top 20% of all 8,043 schools in Texas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Montgomery J High School is 0.40, 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 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (TX)
Overall Testing Rank
#1257 out of 8043 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
72%
51%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
55%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
15:1
14:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
5%
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Hispanic
14%
53%
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Black
6%
13%
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White
76%
26%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
3%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.40
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National School Lunch Program
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
23%
56%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (20-21)
4%
4%
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School District Name
Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), TX Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Students: 1,084 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 24%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 20%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 72% (Top 10%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 55% (Top 30%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), TX Dept. of Education

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