Moreno J High School

301 N Minnesota St
Beeville, TX 78102
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
1/
10
Bottom 50%
Moreno J High School serves 462 students in grades 7-8.
Moreno J 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 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 24% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 51%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 27% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 47%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Texas state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 88% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Texas state average of 72% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

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

School Overview

Moreno J High School's student population of 462 students has declined by 16% over five school years.
The teacher population of 34 teachers has declined by 24% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 7-8
Total Students462 students
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Total Classroom Teachers34 teachers
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School Rankings

Moreno J High School is ranked within the bottom 50% 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 Moreno J High School is 0.28, 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 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (TX)
Overall Testing Rank
#7523 out of 8043 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
24%
51%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
27%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
1%
4%
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Hispanic
84%
52%
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Black
3%
13%
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White
12%
28%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
2%
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Diversity Score
0.280.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
70%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBeeville Independent School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Moreno J High School is A C Jones High School (1.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school is The Joe Barnhart Academy (0.0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is R A Hall Elementary School (0.8 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Beeville The Joe Barnhart Academy Magnet School
    Math: 75-79% | Reading: 85-89%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: 7-8 | 78 students
    0.0 miles
    301 N Minnesota
    Beeville, TX 78102
    (361) 358-7111
    0 7-8 78
  • Beeville R A Hall Elementary School Math: 38% | Reading: 42%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 1-4 | 421 students
    0.8 miles
    1100 W Huntington
    Beeville, TX 78102
    (361) 362-6060
    0.8 1-4 421
  • Beeville St Mary's Academy Charter School Charter School
    Math: 48% | Reading: 52%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: K-6 | 457 students
    1.1 miles
    410 N Tyler St
    Beeville, TX 78102
    (361) 358-5601
    1.1 K-6 457
  • Beeville Thomas Jefferson Intermediate School
    Grades: 5-6 | 449 students
    1.2 miles
    701 E Hayes St
    Beeville, TX 78102
    (361) 362-6070
    1.2 5-6 449
  • Beeville A C Jones High School Math: 44% | Reading: 29%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,033 student
    1.4 miles
    1902 N Adams
    Beeville, TX 78102
    (361) 362-6000
    1.4 9-12 1,033

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