T H Mcdonald J High School

  • T H Mcdonald J High School serves 1,144 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 82% (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 78% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 72%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Texas state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 84% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Texas state average of 72%.

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T H Mcdonald J High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Texas for:

School Overview

  • T H Mcdonald J High School's student population of 1,144 students has grown by 17% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 73 teachers has grown by 15% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students1,144 students
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Total Classroom Teachers73 teachers
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School Comparison

  • T H Mcdonald J High School's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of T H Mcdonald J High School is 0.64, which is equal to the diversity score at state average of 0.64. 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#3460 out of 7,879 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
82%
78%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
78%
72%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:115:1
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Asian
6%
4%
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Hispanic
53%
52%
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Black
24%
13%
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White
16%
28%
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Two or more races
1%
2%
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Diversity Score0.640.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
50%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameKATY ISD School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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