200 Taylor St
Barksdale, TX 78828
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
8/
10
Top 30%
Nueces Canyon Jh/hs serves 107 students in grades 7-12.
Nueces Canyon Jh/hs 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 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 50-59% (which is approximately equal to the Texas state average of 51%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 60-64% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 47%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 7:1 is lower than the Texas state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 51% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Texas state average of 72% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Nueces Canyon Jh/hs ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Texas for:

School Overview

Nueces Canyon Jh/hs's student population of 107 students has declined by 6% over five school years.
The teacher population of 15 teachers has declined by 11% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 7-12
Total Students
107 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
15 teachers
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School Rankings

Nueces Canyon Jh/hs is ranked within the top 30% 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 Nueces Canyon Jh/hs is 0.52, 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
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State Level (TX)
Overall Testing Rank
#1879 out of 8043 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
50-59%
51%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
60-64%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
7:1
15:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
4%
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Hispanic
49%
52%
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Black
n/a
13%
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White
49%
28%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
2%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.52
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Graduation Rate
≥80%
89%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
49%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
16%
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: 7-12
  • Students: 107 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 7:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 51%
  • Graduation Rate
    : ≥80% (Btm 50% in TX)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 30%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 50-59% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 60-64% (Top 20%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.52 (Top 50%)

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