Pasadena Memorial High School

4410 Crenshaw
Pasadena, TX 77504
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
9/
10
Top 20%
Pasadena Memorial High School serves 3,375 students in grades 9-12.
Pasadena Memorial High School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Texas for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 75% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 51%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 50% (which is higher 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 89% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Texas state average of 72% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Pasadena Memorial High School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Texas for:

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School Overview

Pasadena Memorial High School's student population of 3,375 students has grown by 5% over five school years.
The teacher population of 212 teachers has grown by 19% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
Total Students
3,375 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
212 teachers
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School Rankings

Pasadena Memorial High School is ranked within the top 20% 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 Pasadena Memorial High School is 0.35, 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
#1535 out of 8043 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
75%
51%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
50%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
16:1
15:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
4%
4%
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Hispanic
80%
52%
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Black
4%
13%
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White
11%
28%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
2%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.35
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Graduation Rate
91%
89%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
55%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
5%
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Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

School Reviews

5  
I am going into 10th grade at memorial this year. For the most part there are really great teachers there!! But the students can be little brats sometimes. I am white and 70% of the school is Hispanic. So therefore I am often picked on because of race.
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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Students: 3,375 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 89%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 91% (Top 50% in TX)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 20%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 75% (Top 10%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 50% (Top 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.35 (Btm 50%)

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