Troy High School

205 N Waco Rd
Troy, TX 76579
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
5/
10
Bottom 50%
Troy High School serves 428 students in grades 9-12.
Troy High School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Texas for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 20-24% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 49%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 55-59% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Texas state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 31% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Texas state average of 72% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

Troy High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Texas for:

School Overview

Troy High School's student population of 428 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 31 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students428 students
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Total Classroom Teachers31 teachers
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School Comparison

Troy High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 7,999 schools in Texas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Troy High School is 0.45, which is less 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 DataThis SchoolState Level (TX)
Overall Testing Rank
#4521 out of 7999 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
20-24%
49%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
55-59%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
1%
4%
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Hispanic
28%
52%
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Black
1%
13%
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White
69%
28%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
2%
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Diversity Score
0.450.64
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Graduation Rate
≥95%
89%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
33%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameTroy Independent School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Troy High School is Moody High School (6.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Raymond Mays Middle School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Edna Bigham Mays Elementary School (0.1 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Troy Edna Bigham Mays Elementary School
    Grades: PK-1 | 277 students
    0.1 miles
    725 W Main St
    Troy, TX 76579
    (254) 938-0304
    0.1 PK-1 277
  • Troy Raymond Mays Middle School Math: 50% | Reading: 45%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 354 students
    0.2 miles
    915 W Main
    Troy, TX 76579
    (254) 938-2543
    0.2 6-8 354
  • Troy Troy Elementary School Math: 45% | Reading: 38%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 2-5 | 475 students
    1.0 miles
    808 E Austin Ave
    Troy, TX 76579
    (254) 938-2503
    1 2-5 475
  • Moody Moody High School Math: 50-59% | Reading: 30-34%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 199 students
    6.3 miles
    11862 S Lonestar Pkwy
    Moody, TX 76557
    (254) 853-3622
    6.3 9-12 199
  • Temple Jefferson Elementary School Math: 45% | Reading: 35%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 578 students
    6.5 miles
    2616 N 3rd St
    Temple, TX 76501
    (254) 215-5500
    6.5 PK-5 578

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