Texas City High School

1431 Ninth Ave N
Texas City, TX 77590
(School attendance zone shown in map)
5/
10
Bottom 50%
Serving 1,729 students in grades 8-12, Texas City High School ranks in the bottom 50% of all schools in Texas for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 32% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 37%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 36% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 42%).
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the Texas state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 75% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Texas state average of 74% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 8-12
  • Enrollment: 1,729 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 75%
  • : 86% (Btm 50% in TX)
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : 32% (Top 50%)
  • : 36% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), TX Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

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

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Attribute

School Overview

Texas City High School's student population of 1,729 students has declined by 8% over five school years.
The teacher population of 114 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 8-12
Total Students
1,729 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
114 teachers
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School Rankings

Texas City High School ranks within the bottom 50% of all 8,079 schools in Texas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Texas City High School 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 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School
State Level (TX)
#4358 out of 8079 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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32%
37%
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36%
42%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
15:1
14:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
5%
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Hispanic
51%
53%
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Black
19%
13%
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White
25%
26%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
3%
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All Ethnic Groups
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0.65
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86%
89%
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
71%
57%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
4%
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School District Name
Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), TX Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Texas City High School's ranking?
Texas City High School is ranked #4358 out of 8,079 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in Texas.
What schools are Texas City High School often compared to?
Texas City High Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Santa Fe High School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
32% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 37% TX state average), while 36% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 42% TX state average).
What is the graduation rate of Texas City High School?
The graduation rate of Texas City High School is 86%, which is lower than the Texas state average of 89%.
How many students attend Texas City High School?
1,729 students attend Texas City High School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
51% of Texas City High School students are Hispanic, 25% of students are White, 19% of students are Black, 4% of students are Two or more races, and 1% of students are Asian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Texas City High School?
Texas City High School has a student ration of 15:1, which is higher than the Texas state average of 14:1.
What grades does Texas City High School offer ?
Texas City High School offers enrollment in grades 8-12
What school district is Texas City High School part of?
Texas City High School is part of Texas City ISD School District.

School Reviews

2   8/16/2010
School doesn't encourage parent involvement. The Loop System keeps parents updated via email on testing, homework, or school activities.
- Posted by Student/Alumni - danne

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 8-12
  • Enrollment: 1,729 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 75%
  • : 86% (Btm 50%)
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : 32% (Top 50%)
  • : 36% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), TX Dept. of Education

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