Orange Grove J High School

600 Theil St
Orange Grove, TX 78372
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
4/
10
Bottom 50%
Orange Grove J High School serves 442 students in grades 6-8.
Orange Grove J High School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Texas for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 44% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 51%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 36% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 47%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Texas state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 62% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Texas state average of 72% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Orange Grove J High School's student population of 442 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 28 teachers has declined by 6% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students442 students
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Total Classroom Teachers28 teachers
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School Rankings

Orange Grove J High School is ranked within the bottom 50% 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 Orange Grove J High School is 0.48, 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
#5438 out of 8043 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
44%
51%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
36%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
4%
Hispanic
62%
52%
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Black
n/a
13%
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White
38%
28%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
2%
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Diversity Score
0.480.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
52%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameOrange Grove Independent School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Orange Grove J High School is Orange Grove High School (0.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Agua Dulce High School (11.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Orange Grove Elementary School (0.3 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Orange Grove Orange Grove Elementary School Math: 65-69% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: 2-3 | 266 students
    0.3 miles
    500 So Eugenia St
    Orange Grove, TX 78372
    (361) 384-9398
    0.3 2-3 266
  • Orange Grove Orange Grove High School Math: 70-74% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: 9-12 | 531 students
    0.3 miles
    701 S Reynolds
    Orange Grove, TX 78372
    (361) 384-2330
    0.3 9-12 531
  • Orange Grove Orange Grove Intermediate School Math: 59% | Reading: 53%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: 4-5 | 293 students
    0.3 miles
    506 S Dibrell
    Orange Grove, TX 78372
    (361) 384-9358
    0.3 4-5 293
  • Orange Grove Orange Grove Primary
    Grades: PK-1 | 346 students
    0.5 miles
    205 Dahme Ave
    Orange Grove, TX 78372
    (361) 384-2316
    0.5 PK-1 346
  • Agua Dulce Agua Dulce Elementary School Math: 55-59% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: PK-5 | 150 students
    11.8 miles
    1 Longhorn Dr
    Agua Dulce, TX 78330
    (361) 998-2335
    11.8 PK-5 150

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