415 N Ivory Ave
Lubbock, TX 79403
Rating
10/
10
Top 5%
Talkington School For Young Women Leaders serves 472 students in grades 6-12.
Talkington School For Young Women Leaders placed in the top 5% of all schools in Texas for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 77% (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 81% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 47%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the Texas state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 64% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Texas state average of 72% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Talkington School For Young Women Leaders ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Texas for:

School Overview

Talkington School For Young Women Leaders's student population of 472 students has grown by 5% over five school years.
The teacher population of 32 teachers has grown by 6% over five school years.
School Type
Grades Offered
Grades 6-12
Total Students
472 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
32 teachers
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School Rankings

Talkington School For Young Women Leaders is ranked within the top 5% 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 Talkington School For Young Women Leaders is 0.65, which is more 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 Data
This School
State Level (TX)
Overall Testing Rank
#271 out of 8043 schools
(Top 5%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
77%
51%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
81%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
15:1
15:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
2%
4%
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Hispanic
45%
52%
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Black
14%
13%
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White
36%
28%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
2%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.65
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Graduation Rate
≥90%
89%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
35%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
5%
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Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • School Type: Magnet School
  • Grades: 6-12
  • Students: 472 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 64%
  • Graduation Rate
    : ≥90% (Top 50% in TX)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 5%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 77% (Top 10%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 81% (Top 5%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.65 (Top 20%)

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