William B Travis High School

  • William B Travis High School serves 2,618 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 89% (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 83% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 72%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • William B Travis High School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Texas for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Texas state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 75% of the student body (majority Black and Asian), which is higher than the Texas state average of 72%.

Top Placements

William B Travis High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Texas for:

School Overview

  • William B Travis High School's student population of 2,618 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 153 teachers has grown by 15% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students2,618 students
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Total Classroom Teachers153 teachers
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School Comparison

  • William B Travis High School is ranked within the top 20% of all 7,953 schools in Texas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has decreased from 19:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of William B Travis High School is 0.77, which is more 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 School Rank (16-17)#1428 out of 7953 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
89%
78%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
83%
72%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:115:1
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Asian
23%
4%
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Hispanic
22%
52%
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Black
27%
13%
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White
25%
28%
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Two or more races
3%
2%
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Diversity Score0.770.64
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Graduation Rate
94%
89%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
19%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameFort Bend Independent School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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