Watson J High School

  • Watson J High School serves 309 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 82% (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 70% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 72%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Texas state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 83% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Texas state average of 72%.

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School Overview

  • Watson J High School's student population of 309 students has declined by 5% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 26 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students309 students
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Total Classroom Teachers26 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Watson J High School's student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Watson J High School is 0.29, 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#4370 out of 7,879 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
82%
78%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
70%
72%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:115:1
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Asian
n/a
4%
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Hispanic
83%
52%
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Black
n/a
13%
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White
17%
28%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Watson J High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in TX.
Diversity Score0.290.41
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Eligible for Free Lunch
70%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
11%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Watson 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 NameMuleshoe Isd School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Muleshoe Dillman Elementary School
    Grades: PK-2 | 420 students
    0.0 miles
    510 W 18th
    Muleshoe, TX 79347
    (806)272-7383
    0.0 PK-2 420
  • Muleshoe Mary Deshazo Elementary School
    Grades: 3-5 | 349 students
    0.0 miles
    300 W 3rd
    Muleshoe, TX 79347
    (806)272-7364
    0.0 3-5 349
  • Muleshoe Muleshoe High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 354 students
    0.0 miles
    800 W 3rd
    Muleshoe, TX 79347
    (806)272-7303
    0.0 9-12 354
  • Lazbuddie Lazbuddie School
    Grades: PK-12 | 189 students
    13.7 miles
    675 F M 1172
    Lazbuddie, TX 79053
    (806)965-2152
    13.7 PK-12 189
  • Sudan P E P Alter Alternative School
    Grades: 9-11 | 5 students
    16.1 miles
    107 W Hwy 303
    Sudan, TX 79371
    (806)227-2431
    16.1 9-11 5

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