Rio Hondo High School

22547 State Hwy 345
Rio Hondo, TX 78583
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
4/
10
Bottom 50%
Rio Hondo High School serves 615 students in grades 9-12.
Rio Hondo 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 40-44% (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 37% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 47%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Texas state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 97% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Texas state average of 72% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Rio Hondo High School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Texas for:

School Overview

Rio Hondo High School's student population of 615 students has declined by 6% over five school years.
The teacher population of 50 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students615 students
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Total Classroom Teachers50 teachers
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School Rankings

Rio Hondo 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 Rio Hondo High School is 0.06, 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
#5310 out of 8043 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
40-44%
51%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
37%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
4%
Hispanic
97%
52%
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Black
n/a
13%
White
3%
28%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
2%
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Diversity Score
0.060.64
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Graduation Rate
≥95%
89%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
72%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameRio Hondo Independent School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Rio Hondo High School is Early College High School (5.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Rio Hondo J High School (0.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Rio Hondo Elementary School (0.5 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Rio Hondo Rio Hondo Elementary School
    Grades: PK-2 | 507 students
    0.5 miles
    700 N Reynolds St
    Rio Hondo, TX 78583
    (956) 748-1050
    0.5 PK-2 507
  • Rio Hondo Rio Hondo Intermediate School Math: 41% | Reading: 35%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 3-5 | 418 students
    0.6 miles
    600 N Reynolds
    Rio Hondo, TX 78583
    (956) 748-1100
    0.6 3-5 418
  • Rio Hondo Rio Hondo J High School Math: 37% | Reading: 39%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 411 students
    0.8 miles
    501 N Reynolds St
    Rio Hondo, TX 78583
    (956) 748-1150
    0.8 6-8 411
  • San Benito Judge Oscar De La Fuente Elementary School Math: 45-49% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 398 students
    5.2 miles
    2700 S Sam Houston
    San Benito, TX 78586
    (956) 361-6820
    5.2 PK-5 398
  • Harlingen Lee H Means Elementary School Math: 64% | Reading: 64%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: PK-5 | 639 students
    5.4 miles
    1204 E Loop 499
    Harlingen, TX 78550
    (956) 427-3377
    5.4 PK-5 639

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