Moody High School

Moody High School serves 1,691 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to the TX average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 98% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 71%.
Moody High School operates within the Corpus Christi Independent School District.
Corpus Christi Independent School District's 72% graduation rate is lower than the TX state average of 83%.

School Overview

The student population of 1691 students has declined by 5% over five years.
The teacher population of 107 teachers has declined by 9% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,691 students
Moody High School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Moody High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 107 teachers
Moody High School Total Teachers (1990-2014)
Students by Grade Moody High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has increased from 15:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.10 is less than the state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (TX) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 16:1 16:1
Moody High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Hispanic
95%
52%
Moody High School Black Students (1990-2014)
Black
3%
13%
Moody High School Black Students (1990-2014)
White
2%
29%
Moody High School White Students (1990-2014)
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.10 0.41
Moody High School Diversity Score (1987-2014)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
58%
53%
Moody High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1994-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
8%
7%
Moody High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

Corpus Christi Independent School District's student population of 39,414 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 72% has increased from 68% over five years.
The revenue/student of $9,680 in this district is less than the state average of $12,250. The district revenue/student has grown by 8% over four years.
The district's spending/student of $10,393 is less than the state average of $12,682. The district spending/student has grown by 20% over four years.
School District Name Corpus Christi Independent School District
Number of Schools
Managed
60
3
Number of Students Managed 39,414 838
Corpus Christi Independent   School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 72% 83%
Corpus Christi Independent   School District Graduation Rate (2001-2014)
District Total Revenue $370 MM $9 MM
Corpus Christi Independent   School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $397 MM $10 MM
Corpus Christi Independent   School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $9,680 $12,250
Corpus Christi Independent   School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $10,393 $12,682
Corpus Christi Independent   School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is Mary Grett School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Cunningham Middle School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Garcia Elementary School (0.7 miles away)
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  • Corpus ChristiCunningham Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 584 students
    0.7 miles
    4321 Prescott
    Corpus ChristiTX 78416
    (361)878-4630
    0.76-8584
  • Corpus ChristiGarcia Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 745 students
    0.7 miles
    4401 Greenwood
    Corpus ChristiTX 78416
    (361)878-2280
    0.7PK-5745
  • Corpus ChristiMary Grett SchoolSpecial Education School
    Grades: 12 | 103 students
    0.7 miles
    4402 Castenon
    Corpus ChristiTX 78416
    (361)878-1738
    0.712103
  • Corpus ChristiWynn Seale Metropolitan School Of Design
    Grades: KG-6 | 639 students
    0.8 miles
    1707 Ayers
    Corpus ChristiTX 78404
    (361)878-2780
    0.8KG-6639
  • Corpus ChristiAccelerated Learning CenterAlternative School
    Charter School
    Grades: PK-2 | 124 students
    1 miles
    4129 Greenwood Dr
    Corpus ChristiTX 78416
    (361)887-7766
    1PK-2124

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