The Mary Catherine Harris School-school Of Choice

  • The Mary Catherine Harris School-school Of Choice serves 228 students in grades 7-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 45-49% (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 20-24% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 72%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the Texas state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 87% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Texas state average of 72%.

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The Mary Catherine Harris School-school Of Choice places among the top 20% of public schools in Texas for:

School Overview

  • The Mary Catherine Harris School-school Of Choice's student population of 228 students has declined by 18% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 21 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades 7-12
Total Students228 students
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Total Classroom Teachers21 teachers
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School Comparison

  • The Mary Catherine Harris School-school Of Choice's student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has decreased from 13:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of The Mary Catherine Harris School-school Of Choice is 0.54, 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#7715 out of 7,879 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)45-49%
78%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)20-24%
72%
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Student : Teacher Ratio11:115:1
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Hispanic
63%
52%
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Black
23%
13%
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White
13%
28%
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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 The Mary Catherine Harris School-school Of Choice.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in TX.
Diversity Score0.540.41
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Graduation Rate35-39%
89%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
71%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBryan Isd School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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