New Horizon High School

  • New Horizon High School serves 38 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is ≥50% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 78%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is <50% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 4:1 is lower than the Texas state level of 15:1.

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School Overview

  • New Horizon High School's student population of 38 students has declined by 25% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 9 teachers has grown by 28% over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students38 students
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Total Classroom Teachers9 teachers
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School Comparison

  • New Horizon High School's student:teacher ratio of 4:1 has decreased from 7:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of New Horizon High School is 0.41, 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)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient) (16-17)≥50%
78%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of New Horizon 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%
45%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of New Horizon 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 2017-18 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio4:115:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
n/a
4%
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Hispanic
10%
52%
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Black
n/a
13%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in New Horizon High School and the percentage of Black public school students in Texas by year, with the latest 2006-07 school year data.
White
90%
28%
This chart display the percentage of White students in New Horizon High School and the percentage of White public school students in Texas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
2%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in New Horizon High School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Texas by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Diversity Score0.410.64
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Graduation Rate80-89%
89%
This chart display graduation rate of New Horizon High School and public school graduation rate of Texas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
57%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in New Horizon High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Texas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in New Horizon High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Texas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameJoshua Independent School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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