New Waverly J High School

1111 Front St
New Waverly, TX 77358
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
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 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 50% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 49%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 44% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 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 Placements

New Waverly J High School places 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 OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students229 students
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Total Classroom Teachers18 teachers
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School Comparison

New Waverly J High School is ranked within the top 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 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 DataThis SchoolState Level (TX)
Overall Testing Rank
#3413 out of 7999 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
50%
49%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
44%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:115:1
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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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Diversity Score
0.540.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
43%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNew Waverly Independent School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to New Waverly J High School is New Waverly High School (1.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Lynn Lucas Middle School (8.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is New Waverly Intermediate School (0.3 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • New Waverly New Waverly Intermediate School Math: 50-54% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: 4-5 | 156 students
    0.3 miles
    215 Clara Rudd Ln
    New Waverly, TX 77358
    (936) 344-6601
    0.3 4-5 156
  • New Waverly New Waverly Elementary School Math: 45-49% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-3 | 370 students
    1.0 miles
    335 Fm 1375w
    New Waverly, TX 77358
    (936) 344-2900
    1 PK-3 370
  • New Waverly New Waverly High School Math: 40-44% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 314 students
    1.7 miles
    9464 Hyw 75 S
    New Waverly, TX 77358
    (936) 344-6451
    1.7 9-12 314
  • New Waverly Thomas Buzbee Vocational School Alternative School
    Charter School
    Math: ≤5% | Reading: ≤5%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 104 students
    4.9 miles
    143 Forest Service Rd 233
    New Waverly, TX 77358
    (936) 344-7235
    4.9 9-12 104
  • Willis Lynn Lucas Middle School Math: 29% | Reading: 30%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 815 students
    8.1 miles
    1304 N Campbell St
    Willis, TX 77378
    (936) 856-1274
    8.1 6-8 815

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