Vandegrift High School

9500 Mcneil Dr
Austin, TX 78750
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
10/
10
Top 10%
Vandegrift High School serves 2,579 students in grades 9-12.
Vandegrift High School placed in the top 10% of all schools in Texas for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 1%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 68% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 49%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 87% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Texas state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 34% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Texas state average of 72% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Vandegrift High School's student population of 2,579 students has grown by 14% over five school years.
The teacher population of 152 teachers has grown by 15% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students2,579 students
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Total Classroom Teachers152 teachers
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School Comparison

Vandegrift High School is ranked within the top 10% 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 Vandegrift High School is 0.53, 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
#426 out of 7999 schools
(Top 10%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
68%
49%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
87%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
11%
4%
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Hispanic
16%
52%
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Black
3%
13%
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White
66%
28%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
2%
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Diversity Score
0.530.64
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Graduation Rate
98%
89%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
5%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLeander Independent School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Vandegrift High School is University High School (4.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Four Points Middle School (0.2 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Austin Four Points Middle School Math: 74% | Reading: 69%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: 6-8 | 773 students
    0.2 miles
    9700 Mcneil Dr
    Austin, TX 78750
    (512) 570-3700
    0.2 6-8 773
  • Austin River Place Elementary School Math: 58% | Reading: 63%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: PK-5 | 792 students
    0.9 miles
    6500 Sitio Del Rio Blvd
    Austin, TX 78730
    (512) 570-6900
    0.9 PK-5 792
  • Austin Grandview Hills Elementary School Math: 57% | Reading: 61%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: PK-5 | 479 students
    2.2 miles
    12024 Vista Parke Dr
    Austin, TX 78726
    (512) 570-6800
    2.2 PK-5 479
  • Austin Canyon Creek Elementary School Math: 96% | Reading: 89%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    Grades: K-5 | 429 students
    2.8 miles
    10210 Ember Glen Dr
    Austin, TX 78726
    (512) 428-2800
    2.8 K-5 429
  • Austin Laurel Mountain Elementary School Math: 90% | Reading: 89%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    Grades: K-5 | 758 students
    3.0 miles
    10111 Dk Ranch Rd
    Austin, TX 78759
    (512) 464-4300
    3 K-5 758

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