26721 Hawks Prairie Blvd
Katy, TX 77494
Rating
10/
10
Top 5%
Tays J High School serves 1,591 students in grades 6-8.
Tays J High School placed in the top 5% of all schools in Texas for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 85% (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 80% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 47%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the Texas state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 63% of the student body (majority Asian and Hispanic), which is lower than the Texas state average of 72% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Tays J High School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Texas for:

School Overview

Tays J High School's student population of 1,591 students has grown by 15% over five school years.
The teacher population of 86 teachers has grown by 14% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 6-8
Total Students
1,591 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
86 teachers
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School Rankings

Tays J High School 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 Tays J High School is 0.72, 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
#165 out of 8043 schools
(Top 5%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
85%
51%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
80%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
19:1
15:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
28%
4%
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Hispanic
25%
52%
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Black
7%
13%
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White
37%
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
0.72
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Eligible for Free Lunch
5%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
5%
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Students: 1,591 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 19:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 63%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 5% in TX
  • Math Proficiency
    : 85% (Top 5%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 80% (Top 5%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.72 (Top 5%)

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