New Caney High School

  • New Caney High School serves 1,946 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 24% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 49%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 28% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • New Caney 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 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the Texas state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 59% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Texas state average of 72%.

School Overview

  • New Caney High School's student population of 1,946 students has grown by 22% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 128 teachers has grown by 10% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,946 students
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Total Classroom Teachers128 teachers
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School Comparison

  • New Caney High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 7,999 schools in Texas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has increased from 14:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of New Caney High School is 0.55, 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 School Rank#7275 out of 7999 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
24%
49%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
28%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1
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American Indian
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Asian
n/a
4%
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Hispanic
53%
52%
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Black
4%
13%
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White
41%
28%
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Two or more races
2%
2%
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Diversity Score0.550.64
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Graduation Rate
94%
89%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
56%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNew Caney Independent School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

  • The nearest high school, middle school and elementary school to New Caney High School is Project Restore (0.0 miles away)
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