Nueces Canyon Jh/hs
Nueces Canyon Jh/hs places among the top 20% of public schools in Texas for:
- Category Attribute
- Reading/Language Arts Proficiency Highest reading/language arts proficiency (Top 20%)
- Community Size Largest student body (number of students) (Top 10%)
- Student Attention Lowest student:teacher ratio (Top 5%)
Nueces Canyon Jh/hs's student population of 107 students has declined by 10% 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|
|Total Classroom Teachers||15 teachers|
|Students by Grade|
Nueces Canyon Jh/hs 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 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||This School||State Level (TX)|
Overall Testing Rank
|#2529 out of 7999 schools|
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
|Student : Teacher Ratio||7:1||15:1|
|Two or more races|
|All Ethnic Groups|
|Eligible for Free Lunch|
|Eligible for Reduced Lunch|
|School Statewide Testing||View Education Department Test Scores|
|School District Name||Nueces Canyon CISD School District|
Nearby Public Schools
The nearest high school and middle school to Nueces Canyon Jh/hs is Big Springs Charter School (16.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Nueces Canyon Elementary School (4.2 miles away)
- School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
- Barksdale Nueces Canyon Elementary School Grades: PK-6 | 168 students
200 E 3rd St
Barksdale, TX 78828
(830) 597-3218 4.2 PK-6 168
- Leakey Big Springs Charter School Grades: K-12 | 129 students
10664 N Us Hwy 83
Leakey, TX 78873
(830) 232-7101 16.8 K-12 129
- Leakey Leakey School Grades: PK-12 | 309 students
429 Hwy 83 N
Leakey, TX 78873
(830) 232-5595 16.8 PK-12 309
- Rocksprings Rocksprings K-12 Grades: PK-12 | 313 students
201 N Hwy 377
Rocksprings, TX 78880
(830) 683-4136 22.6 PK-12 313
- Utopia Utopia School Grades: PK-12 | 238 students
258 School St
Utopia, TX 78884
(830) 966-3339 31.7 PK-12 238
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