PROFICIENCY 58% 20% lower than state average
School Rankings
  • Ranked #32 of 46 in ALIEF ISD
  • Ranked #502 of 718 in Houston
  • Ranked #6695 of 8826 in Texas
Proficiency Averages
65%ALIEF ISD
74%Houston
72%Texas

Taylor High School is a school servicing grades 9 to 12 and is located in the district of "ALIEF ISD" in Houston, TX. There are a total of 3,068 students and 177 teachers at Taylor High School, for a student to teacher ratio of 18 to 1. There are a total of 1,965 free lunch students and 262 reduced lunch students.

Taylor High School has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 57.5%, which is 20% lower than the Texas average.

Academics

Students/Teachers
Students3068
Teachers177.14
Student/Teacher ratio18:1
Free lunch1965
Reduced lunch262

 

Advanced Placement
AP enrollment0
Taking some courses0
Taking some courses (not tests)0
Passing some courses0
Passing no courses0

Advanced placement (AP) is a program that offers high school students the ability to take college level courses and exams. These programs were created to be at the same level of most first year university courses. If the students were successful in the AP programs, they could potentially receive advanced placement, credit or exemptions when they go on to university. At Taylor High School, there are a total of n/a students enrolled in advanced placement courses, with n/a taking some courses.

Proficiency in mathematics comparison

Proficiency in languages comparison

Proficiency in mathematics by grade

GradeProficiency
All58%
3n/a
4n/a
5n/a
6n/a
7n/a
8n/a
High School58%

Proficiency in languages by grade

GradeProficiency
All57%
3n/a
4n/a
5n/a
6n/a
7n/a
8n/a
High School57%

The proficiency in math and languages tables represent the percentage of students that scored at or above the proficiency level on their standardized state assessment tests. Although these tests are standardized within each state, the tests may vary from state to state. Comparing the results of one state to another may not always be an accurate or fair comparison.

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Taylor High School race/ethnicity breakdown

RaceSchoolDistrictTexasNational
Caucasian 3.3% 3.6% 29.3% 51.1%
African American 35.9% 30.9% 13.1% 15.9%
Asian 11.4% 11.6% 3.9% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 47.5% 52.2% 51.0% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 1.2% 0.9% 0.4% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.5% 0.2% 0.2% 0.4%
Multiracial 0.3% 0.6% 2.1% 3.1%

Other schools nearby

SchoolProficiencyMilesCity
Petrosky Elementary School78%1.4Mission Bend, TX
Albright Middle School81%1.6Mission Bend, TX
Townewest Elementary School73%1.7Sugar Land, TX
Mission Glen Elementary School73%2.3Mission Bend, TX
Mission Bend Elementary School71%2.4Mission Bend, TX
Harmony School Of Science - Houston91%2.5Sugar Land, TX
Hodges Bend Middle School76%2.8Four Corners, TX
Mary Austin Holley Elementary School78%2.9Four Corners, TX
Harmony School Of Science - Houston High94%3.1Sugar Land, TX
George Bush High School68%3.2Mission Bend, TX
Mission West Elementary School72%3.2Mission Bend, TX
Barrington Place Elementary School87%3.2Sugar Land, TX

Houston demographics profile

StatisticHoustonTexasNational
Population37,33426,956,435318,558,162
Population density (sq mi)8,0439791
Median age33.134.237.7
Male/Female ratio0.9:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)53%56%55%
Speak English45%65%79%
Speak Spanish37%30%13%

Education level achieved in Houston

IndexHoustonTexasNational
Completed 8th grade79.6%79.3%84.3%
Completed high school78.4%77.8%83.0%
Completed some college57.1%57.3%59.4%
Completed associate degree31.5%34.9%38.5%
Completed bachelors25.6%28.1%30.3%
Completed masters8.2%9.6%11.5%
Completed professional degree2.0%2.6%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.8%1.1%1.3%
Source: The Taylor High School data displayed above is derived from the 2016 National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.