Nueces Canyon Jh/hs

  • Nueces Canyon Jh/hs serves 107 students in grades 7-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 80-89% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 78%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 70-74% (which is approximately equal to the Texas state average of 72%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Nueces Canyon Jh/hs placed in the top 50% of all schools in Texas for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2016-17 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%.

Top Placements

Nueces Canyon Jh/hs places 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 18% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 15 teachers has declined by 11% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 7-12
Total Students107 students
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Total Classroom Teachers15 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Nueces Canyon Jh/hs is ranked within the top 50% of all 7,953 schools in Texas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 7:1 has decreased from 8:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Nueces Canyon Jh/hs is 0.51, 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 School Rank (16-17)#3028 out of 7953 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)80-89%
78%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)70-74%
72%
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Student : Teacher Ratio7:115:1
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Asian
n/a
4%
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Hispanic
50%
52%
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Black
n/a
13%
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White
49%
28%
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Two or more races
1%
2%
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Diversity Score0.510.64
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Graduation Rate≥80%
89%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
48%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
15%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNueces Canyon CISD School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Barksdale Nueces Canyon Elementary School
    Grades: PK-6 | 168 students
    4.2 miles
    200 E 3rd St
    Barksdale, TX 78828
    (830)597-3218
    4.2 PK-6 168
  • Leakey Big Springs Charter School Alternative School
    Charter School
    Grades: K-12 | 129 students
    16.8 miles
    10664 N Us Hwy 83
    Leakey, TX 78873
    (830)232-7101
    16.8 K-12 129
  • Leakey Leakey School
    Grades: PK-12 | 309 students
    16.8 miles
    429 Hwy 83 N
    Leakey, TX 78873
    (830)232-5595
    16.8 PK-12 309
  • Rocksprings Rocksprings K-12
    Grades: PK-12 | 313 students
    22.6 miles
    201 N Hwy 377
    Rocksprings, TX 78880
    (830)683-4136
    22.6 PK-12 313
  • Utopia Utopia School
    Grades: PK-12 | 238 students
    31.7 miles
    258 School St
    Utopia, TX 78884
    (830)966-3339
    31.7 PK-12 238

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