1111 Front St
New Waverly, TX 77358
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
6/
10
Top 50%
New Waverly J High School serves 229 students in grades 6-8.
New Waverly J High School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Texas for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 52% (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 45% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 47%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Texas state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 35% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is lower than the Texas state average of 72% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

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

School Overview

New Waverly J High School's student population of 229 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 18 teachers has grown by 5% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 6-8
Total Students
229 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
18 teachers
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School Rankings

New Waverly J High School is ranked within the top 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 New Waverly J High School is 0.54, 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 Data
This School
State Level (TX)
Overall Testing Rank
#3413 out of 8043 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
52%
51%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
45%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
13:1
15:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
Asian
n/a
4%
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Hispanic
14%
52%
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Black
15%
13%
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White
65%
28%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
5%
2%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.54
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Eligible for Free Lunch
43%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
5%
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Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Students: 229 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 35%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50% in TX
  • Math Proficiency
    : 52% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 45% (Top 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.54 (Top 50%)

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