PROFICIENCY 39% 46% lower than state average
School Rankings
  • Ranked #255 of 283 in HOUSTON ISD
  • Ranked #625 of 718 in Houston
  • Ranked #7555 of 8826 in Texas
Proficiency Averages
66%HOUSTON ISD
73%Houston
72%Texas

Worthing High School is a school servicing grades 9 to 12 and is located in the district of "HOUSTON ISD" in Houston, TX. There are a total of 681 students and 38 teachers at Worthing High School, for a student to teacher ratio of 18 to 1. There are a total of 474 free lunch students and 24 reduced lunch students.

Worthing High School has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 39.0%, which is 46% lower than the Texas average.

Academics

Students/Teachers
Students681
Teachers38.36
Student/Teacher ratio18:1
Free lunch474
Reduced lunch24

 

Advanced Placement
AP enrollmentn/a
Taking some coursesn/a
Taking some courses (not tests)n/a
Passing some coursesn/a
Passing no coursesn/a

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 Worthing 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
All44%
3n/a
4n/a
5n/a
6n/a
7n/a
8n/a
High School40-44%

Proficiency in languages by grade

GradeProficiency
All34%
3n/a
4n/a
5n/a
6n/a
7n/a
8n/a
High School34%

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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Worthing High School race/ethnicity breakdown

RaceSchoolDistrictTexasNational
Caucasian 1.1% 8.4% 29.3% 51.1%
African American 87.3% 24.9% 13.1% 15.9%
Asian 0.0% 3.6% 3.9% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 10.4% 61.8% 51.0% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 0.6% 0.3% 0.4% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.3% 0.1% 0.2% 0.4%
Multiracial 0.3% 0.9% 2.1% 3.1%

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Codwell Elementary School56%1.3Houston, TX

Houston demographics profile

StatisticHoustonTexasNational
Population2,240,58226,956,435318,558,162
Population density (sq mi)3,5209791
Median age32.734.237.7
Male/Female ratio1.0:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)48%56%55%
Speak English52%65%79%
Speak Spanish38%30%13%

Education level achieved in Houston

IndexHoustonTexasNational
Completed 8th grade75.8%79.3%84.3%
Completed high school74.2%77.8%83.0%
Completed some college54.7%57.3%59.4%
Completed associate degree36.0%34.9%38.5%
Completed bachelors31.2%28.1%30.3%
Completed masters12.1%9.6%11.5%
Completed professional degree4.0%2.6%3.3%
Completed doctorate1.6%1.1%1.3%
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Source: The Worthing High School data displayed above is derived from the 2016 National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.