Saint Jo High School

  • Saint Jo High School serves 131 students in grades 7-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 85-89% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 78%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 85-89% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 72%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Saint Jo High School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Texas for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 9:1 is lower than the Texas state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 18% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Texas state average of 72%.

Top Placements

Saint Jo High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Texas for:

School Overview

  • Saint Jo High School's student population of 131 students has grown by 11% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 14 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 7-12
Total Students131 students
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Total Classroom Teachers14 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Saint Jo High School is ranked within the top 20% of all 7,953 schools in Texas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 9:1 has increased from 8:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Saint Jo High School is 0.30, 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 School Rank (16-17)#1267 out of 7953 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)85-89%
78%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)85-89%
72%
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Student : Teacher Ratio9:115:1
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Asian
n/a
4%
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Hispanic
16%
52%
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White
82%
28%
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Two or more races
2%
2%
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Diversity Score0.300.64
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Graduation Rate≥50%
89%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
45%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSaint Jo Independent School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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