Sam Rayburn High School

2121 Cherrybrook Ln
Pasadena, TX 77502
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
6/
10
Top 50%
Sam Rayburn High School serves 3,028 students in grades 9-12.
Sam Rayburn High School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Texas for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 64% (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 37% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 47%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Texas state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 95% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Texas state average of 72% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Sam Rayburn High School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Texas for:

School Overview

Sam Rayburn High School's student population of 3,028 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 210 teachers has grown by 14% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students3,028 students
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Total Classroom Teachers210 teachers
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School Rankings

Sam Rayburn High School is ranked within the top 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 Sam Rayburn High School is 0.15, 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
#3401 out of 8043 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
64%
51%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
37%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
4%
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Hispanic
92%
52%
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Black
3%
13%
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White
5%
28%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
2%
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Diversity Score
0.150.64
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Graduation Rate
87%
89%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
71%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePasadena Independent School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Sam Rayburn High School is Dr Kirk Lewis Career And Technical High School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Park View Intermediate School (0.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Mae Smythe Elementary School (0.4 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Pasadena Mae Smythe Elementary School Math: 33% | Reading: 33%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-4 | 690 students
    0.4 miles
    2202 Pasadena Blvd
    Pasadena, TX 77502
    (713) 740-0656
    0.4 PK-4 690
  • Pasadena Park View Intermediate School Math: 46% | Reading: 39%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 7-8 | 659 students
    0.6 miles
    3003 Dabney Dr
    Pasadena, TX 77502
    (713) 740-0460
    0.6 7-8 659
  • Houston Dr Kirk Lewis Career And Technical High School Math: 80% | Reading: 60%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: PK-12
    0.7 miles
    1348 Genoa Red Bluff
    Houston, TX 77034
    (713) 740-0000
    0.7 PK-12 n/a
  • Pasadena Fisher Elementary School Math: 50% | Reading: 42%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-4 | 748 students
    0.7 miles
    2920 Watters Rd
    Pasadena, TX 77502
    (713) 740-0552
    0.7 PK-4 748
  • Pasadena Fred Roberts Middle School Math: 52% | Reading: 45%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 5-6 | 607 students
    0.7 miles
    13402conklin Ln
    Pasadena, TX 77503
    (713) 740-5390
    0.7 5-6 607

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