North Lamar High School

295 Stone Ave
Paris, TX 75460
Rating
8/
10
Top 30%
North Lamar High School serves 711 students in grades 9-12.
North Lamar High School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Texas for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 40-44% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 37%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 55-59% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 42%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Texas state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 24% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Texas state average of 74% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 711 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 24%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 90-94% (Top 50% in TX)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 30%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 40-44% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 55-59% (Top 20%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), TX Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

North Lamar High School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Texas for:

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School Overview

North Lamar High School's student population of 711 students has declined by 6% over five school years.
The teacher population of 58 teachers has declined by 17% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
Total Students
711 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
58 teachers
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School Rankings

North Lamar High School is ranked within the top 30% of all 8,079 schools in Texas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.
The diversity score of North Lamar 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 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School
State Level (TX)
Overall Testing Rank
#1836 out of 8079 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
40-44%
37%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
55-59%
42%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
12:1
14:1
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American Indian
2%
n/a
Asian
2%
5%
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Hispanic
12%
53%
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Black
5%
13%
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White
76%
26%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
3%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.41
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Graduation Rate
90-94%
89%
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
41%
57%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
4%
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Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), TX Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is North Lamar High School's ranking?
North Lamar High School is ranked #1836 out of 8,079 schools, which ranks it among the top 30% of public schools in Texas.
What schools are North Lamar High School often compared to?
North Lamar High Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Paris High School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
40-44% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 37% TX state average), while 55-59% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 42% TX state average).
What is the graduation rate of North Lamar High School?
The graduation rate of North Lamar High School is 90-94%, which is higher than the Texas state average of 89%.
How many students attend North Lamar High School?
711 students attend North Lamar High School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
76% of North Lamar High School students are White, 12% of students are Hispanic, 5% of students are Black, 3% of students are Two or more races, 2% of students are American Indian, and 2% of students are Asian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of North Lamar High School?
North Lamar High School has a student ration of 12:1, which is lower than the Texas state average of 14:1.
What grades does North Lamar High School offer ?
North Lamar High School offers enrollment in grades 9-12
What school district is North Lamar High School part of?
North Lamar High School is part of North Lamar ISD School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 711 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 24%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 90-94% (Top 50%)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 30%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 40-44% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 55-59% (Top 20%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), TX Dept. of Education

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