Rio Grande City High School

Fm 755
Rio Grande City, TX 78582
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
4/
10
Bottom 50%
Rio Grande City High School serves 1,761 students in grades 9-12.
Rio Grande City 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 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 41% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 49%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 34% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Texas state level of 15:1.

School Overview

Rio Grande City High School's student population of 1,761 students has declined by 14% over five school years.
The teacher population of 128 teachers has declined by 7% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,761 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of Rio Grande City High School
Total Classroom Teachers128 teachers
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School Comparison

Rio Grande City High School is ranked within the bottom 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 Rio Grande City High School is 0.00, 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
#5571 out of 7999 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
41%
49%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
34%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
4%
Hispanic
100%
52%
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Black
n/a
13%
White
n/a
28%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Rio Grande City High School and the percentage of White public school students in Texas by year, with the latest 1996-97 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
2%
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Diversity Score
0.000.64
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Graduation Rate
92%
89%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
86%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Rio Grande City High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Texas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch (14-15)
1%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Rio Grande City High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Texas by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameRio Grande City CISD School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Rio Grande City High School is Preparatory For Early College High School (0.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Veterans Middle School (2.0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Roque Guerra Junior Elementary School (1.1 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Rio Grande City Preparatory For Early College High School Magnet School
    Math: 65-69% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: 9-12 | 477 students
    0.6 miles
    144 Fm 3167
    Rio Grande City, TX 78582
    (956) 352-6349
    0.6 9-12 477
  • Rio Grande City Roque Guerra Junior Elementary School Math: 49% | Reading: 37%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 754 students
    1.1 miles
    1600 W Main St
    Rio Grande City, TX 78582
    (956) 716-6982
    1.1 PK-5 754
  • Rio Grande City General Ricardo Sanchez Elementary School Math: 52% | Reading: 48%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 729 students
    1.9 miles
    2801 W Eisenhower St
    Rio Grande City, TX 78582
    (956) 487-7095
    1.9 PK-5 729
  • Rio Grande City Veterans Middle School Math: 36% | Reading: 35%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 894 students
    2.0 miles
    2700 W Eisenhower St
    Rio Grande City, TX 78582
    (956) 488-6084
    2 6-8 894
  • Rio Grande City North Grammar Elementary School Math: 41% | Reading: 26%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 535 students
    2.8 miles
    1400 N Lopez St
    Rio Grande City, TX 78582
    (956) 716-6917
    2.8 PK-5 535

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