Van Alstyne J High School

  • Van Alstyne J High School serves 488 students in grades 5-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 91% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 78%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 89% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 72%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the Texas state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 19% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Texas state average of 72%.

School Overview

  • Van Alstyne J High School's student population of 488 students has grown by 19% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 32 teachers has grown by 23% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 5-8
Total Students488 students
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Total Classroom Teachers32 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Van Alstyne J High School's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has decreased from 16:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Van Alstyne J High School is 0.33, which is less 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#798 out of 7,879 schools
(Top 20%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
91%
78%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
89%
72%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1
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Asian
1%
4%
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Hispanic
14%
52%
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Black
1%
13%
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White
81%
28%
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Two or more races
3%
2%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Van Alstyne J High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in TX.
Diversity Score0.330.41
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Eligible for Free Lunch
23%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Van Alstyne J 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 NameVAN ALSTYNE ISD School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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