Nueces Canyon Jh/hs

200 Taylor St
Barksdale, TX 78828
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
7/
10
Top 50%
Nueces Canyon Jh/hs serves 107 students in grades 7-12.
Nueces Canyon Jh/hs placed in the top 50% of all schools in Texas for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 40-49% (which is approximately equal to the Texas state average of 49%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 60-69% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 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 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 10% 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 7,999 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 DataThis SchoolState Level (TX)
Overall Testing Rank
#2529 out of 7999 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
40-49%
49%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
60-69%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio7:115:1
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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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Diversity Score
0.520.64
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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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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

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)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Barksdale Nueces Canyon Elementary School Math: 35-39% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    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
    Math: 10-14% | Reading: 15-19%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    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 Math: 35-39% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    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 Math: 25-29% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    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 Math: 40-44% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    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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