Worthing High School

  • Worthing High School serves 851 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 21% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 49%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 15% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Worthing High School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Texas for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Texas state level of 15:1.

School Overview

  • Worthing High School's student population of 851 students has grown by 24% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 51 teachers has grown by 34% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students851 students
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Total Classroom Teachers51 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Worthing High School is ranked within the bottom 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 17:1 has decreased from 18:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Worthing High School is 0.33, 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 School Rank#7756 out of 7999 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
21%
49%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
15%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:115:1
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American Indian
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Asian
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4%
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Hispanic
17%
52%
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Black
83%
13%
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White
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28%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
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2%
Diversity Score0.330.64
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Graduation Rate
63%
89%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
72%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameHouston Independent School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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