Sweeny J High School

  • Sweeny J High School serves 458 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 85% (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 77% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 72%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Texas state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 44% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Texas state average of 72%.

School Overview

  • Sweeny J High School's student population of 458 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 33 teachers has grown by 13% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students458 students
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Total Classroom Teachers33 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Sweeny J High School's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has decreased from 16:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Sweeny J High School is 0.60, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (TX)
Overall School Rank#2792 out of 7,879 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
85%
78%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
77%
72%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:115:1
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Asian
n/a
4%
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Hispanic
27%
52%
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Black
13%
13%
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White
56%
28%
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Two or more races
4%
2%
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Diversity Score0.600.41
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Eligible for Free Lunch
44%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSweeny Isd School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Sweeny Sweeny Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 962 students
    0.3 miles
    905 Sycamore
    Sweeny, TX 77480
    (979)491-8300
    0.3 PK-5 962
  • Sweeny Sweeny High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 617 students
    0.4 miles
    600 E Ashley Wilson Rd
    Sweeny, TX 77480
    (979)491-8100
    0.4 9-12 617
  • West Columbia West Brazos J High School
    Grades: 7-8 | 451 students
    7.0 miles
    111 Roustabout Dr
    West Columbia, TX 77486
    (979)799-1700
    7.0 7-8 451
  • West Columbia Columbia High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 910 students
    7.4 miles
    521 S 16th St
    West Columbia, TX 77486
    (979)345-5147
    7.4 9-12 910
  • Van Vleck O H Herman Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 257 students
    11.3 miles
    719 1st St
    Van Vleck, TX 77482
    (979)245-6401
    11.3 6-8 257

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