Pearland J H South

  • Pearland J H South serves 890 students in grades 7-9.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 66% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 49%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 61% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Pearland J H South placed in the top 20% of all schools in Texas for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Minority enrollment is 69% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Texas state average of 72%.

Top Placements

Pearland J H South places among the top 20% of public schools in Texas for:

School Overview

  • Pearland J H South's student population of 890 students has grown by 10% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 53 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 7-9
Total Students890 students
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Total Classroom Teachers53 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Pearland J H South is ranked within the top 20% 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 Pearland J H South is 0.70, which is more 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#1106 out of 7999 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
66%
49%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
61%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:1n/a
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
5%
4%
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Hispanic
41%
52%
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Black
19%
13%
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White
31%
28%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
2%
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Diversity Score0.700.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
34%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePearland Independent School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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