Wortham High School

  • Wortham High School serves 151 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 50-59% (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 40-49% (which is approximately equal to the Texas state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Wortham High School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Texas for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 9:1 is lower than the Texas state level of 15:1.

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • Wortham High School's student population of 151 students has grown by 20% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 16 teachers has declined by 20% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students151 students
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Total Classroom Teachers16 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Wortham High School is ranked within the top 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 school's student:teacher ratio of 9:1 has increased from 6:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Wortham High School is 0.38, 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#3029 out of 7999 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)50-59%
49%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)40-49%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio9:115:1
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American Indian
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Asian
1%
4%
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Hispanic
18%
52%
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Black
9%
13%
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White
72%
28%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
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2%
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Diversity Score0.380.64
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Graduation Rate≥90%
89%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
34%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWortham Independent School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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