Texas City High School

  • Texas City High School serves 1,893 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 72% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 78%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 53% (which is lower 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 66% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Texas state average of 72%.

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School Overview

  • Texas City High School's student population of 1,893 students has grown by 7% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 116 teachers has grown by 11% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,893 students
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Total Classroom Teachers116 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Texas City High School's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has decreased from 17:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Texas City High School is 0.67, 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#6887 out of 7,879 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
72%
78%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Texas City High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Texas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
53%
72%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Texas City High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Texas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio16:115:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
n/a
4%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Texas City High School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Texas by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
Hispanic
42%
52%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Texas City High School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Texas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
22%
13%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Texas City High School and the percentage of Black public school students in Texas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
34%
28%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Texas City High School and the percentage of White public school students in Texas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
1%
2%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Texas City High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in TX.
Diversity Score0.670.41
This chart display the diversity score of Texas City High School and the public school average diversity score of Texas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Graduation Rate
87%
89%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
53%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Texas City High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Texas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Texas City High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Texas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameTexas City Isd School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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