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min. proficiency
89%
  • Jimmy Carter Early College High School
  • 603 N College Dr, La Joya
  • LA JOYA ISD
  • Grades: 9 - 12 · Students: 369
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 15:1
88%
  • Thelma Rosa Salinas Stem Early College High School
  • 801 N College Dr, La Joya
  • LA JOYA ISD
  • Grades: 9 - 11 · Students: 290
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 14:1
84%
  • Enrique Kiki Camarena Elementary School
  • 2612 N Moorefield Rd, Mission
  • LA JOYA ISD
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 705
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 17:1
78%
  • John F Kennedy Elementary School
  • 1801 N Diamond Ave, Penitas
  • LA JOYA ISD
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 820
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 16:1
77%
  • Lloyd M Bentsen Elementary School
  • 3301 W Mile 3, Doffing
  • LA JOYA ISD
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 740
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 16:1
75%
  • Eligio Kika De La Garza Elementary School
  • 5441 La Homa Rd, La Homa
  • LA JOYA ISD
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 523
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 17:1
74%
  • Patricio Perez Elementary School
  • 4431 Minnesota Rd, Doffing
  • LA JOYA ISD
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 682
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 17:1
73%
  • Jose De Escandon Elementary School
  • 700 N Schuebach Rd, Mission
  • LA JOYA ISD
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 719
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 17:1
72%
  • Cesar Chavez Middle School
  • 78 Showers Rd, Mission
  • LA JOYA ISD
  • Grades: 6 - 9 · Students: 843
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 15:1
71%
  • Lorenzo De Zavala Middle School
  • 603 N Tabasco St, La Joya
  • LA JOYA ISD
  • Grades: 6 - 9 · Students: 700
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 14:1
70%
  • Guillermo Flores Elementary School
  • 1913 Roque Salinas, Mission
  • LA JOYA ISD
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 602
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 16:1
70%
  • Elodia R Chapa Elementary School
  • 5670 Doffing Rd, Doffing
  • LA JOYA ISD
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 587
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 16:1
70%
  • Sam Fordyce Elementary School
  • 801 Fm 886, Sullivan City
  • LA JOYA ISD
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 500
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 16:1
69%
  • Irene M Garcia Middle School
  • 933 Paula Dr, Palmview
  • LA JOYA ISD
  • Grades: 6 - 9 · Students: 811
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 15:1
69%
  • Henry B Gonzalez Elementary School
  • 3912 E Expy 83, Palmview
  • LA JOYA ISD
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 597
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 16:1
68%
  • E B Reyna Elementary School
  • 900 E Veterans Blvd, Palmview
  • LA JOYA ISD
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 722
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 17:1
66%
  • Dr Americo Paredes Elementary School
  • 5301 Bentsen Palm Dr, La Homa
  • LA JOYA ISD
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 596
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 17:1
66%
  • William J Clinton Elementary School
  • 39202 Mile 7 Rd, Penitas
  • LA JOYA ISD
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 686
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 17:1
66%
  • Ann Richards Middle School
  • 7005 Ann Richards Rd, Perezville
  • LA JOYA ISD
  • Grades: 6 - 9 · Students: 938
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 15:1
65%
  • Dr Maria Palmira Mendiola Elementary School
  • 6401 N Abram Rd, Mission
  • LA JOYA ISD
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 707
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 17:1
64%
  • Leo J Leo Elementary School
  • 1625 Roque Salinas, Palmview
  • LA JOYA ISD
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 593
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 16:1
64%
  • La Joya Palmview High School
  • 3901 N La Homa Rd, La Homa
  • LA JOYA ISD
  • Grades: 9 - 12 · Students: 2,117
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 14:1
62%
  • Diaz-villarreal Elementary School
  • 5543 La Homa Rd, La Homa
  • LA JOYA ISD
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 760
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 17:1
62%
  • Juan De Dios Salinas Middle School
  • 6101 N Bentsen Palm Dr, La Homa
  • LA JOYA ISD
  • Grades: 6 - 9 · Students: 851
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 14:1
62%
  • Evangelina Garza Elementary School
  • 8731 N Doffing Rd, Mission
  • LA JOYA ISD
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 771
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 16:1
62%
  • Rosendo Benavides Elementary School
  • 1882 El Pinto Rd, Sullivan City
  • LA JOYA ISD
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 465
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 15:1
61%
  • Tabasco Elementary School
  • 223 S Leo Ave, La Joya
  • LA JOYA ISD
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 781
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 17:1
60%
  • Domingo Trevino Middle School
  • 301 S Inspiration Rd, Alton
  • LA JOYA ISD
  • Grades: 6 - 9 · Students: 908
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 15:1
60%
  • La Joya High School
  • 604 N Coyote Blvd, La Joya
  • LA JOYA ISD
  • Grades: 9 - 12 · Students: 2,484
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 15:1
59%
  • Emiliano Zapata Elementary School
  • 9100 N La Homa, Mission
  • LA JOYA ISD
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 738
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 18:1
58%
  • Narciso Cavazos
  • 4563 Minnesota Rd, Doffing
  • LA JOYA ISD
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 594
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 17:1
58%
  • Juarez-lincoln High School
  • 7801 W Mile 7 Rd, Citrus City
  • LA JOYA ISD
  • Grades: 9 - 12 · Students: 2,357
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 15:1
58%
  • Dr Javier Saenz Middle School
  • 39200 Mile 7 Rd, Penitas
  • LA JOYA ISD
  • Grades: 6 - 9 · Students: 736
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 14:1
56%
  • Juan Seguin Elementary School
  • 8500 N Western Rd, Citrus City
  • LA JOYA ISD
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 860
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 17:1
55%
  • Corina Pena Elementary School
  • 4800 Liberty Blvd, Penitas
  • LA JOYA ISD
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 741
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 17:1
n/a
  • Hope Academy
  • 101 E Expy 83, La Joya
  • LA JOYA ISD
  • Grades: 5 - 12 · Students: 55
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 4:1
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Mission school information

IndexMissionTexasNational
Average Test Scores74%72%49%
Student/Teacher ratio16:114:116:1
Total public schools437,41879,221
Total private schools21,26724,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a4637,963
The Mission, TX educational system consists of 43 public schools, 2 private schools and n/a post-secondary schools. Mission public schools have average test scores of 74% which is 2% higher than than the Texas average and 50% higher than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Mission public schools is 16:1, compared to 14:1 in Texas and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 70.8% of students have completed 8th grade, 67.7% have completed high school, 24.5% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 2.1% have completed a doctorate degree.

Education level achieved in Mission

IndexMissionTexasNational
Completed 8th grade70.8%79.3%84.3%
Completed high school67.7%77.8%83.0%
Completed some college48.2%57.3%59.4%
Completed associate degree30.5%34.9%38.5%
Completed bachelors24.5%28.1%30.3%
Completed masters7.6%9.6%11.5%
Completed professional degree2.1%2.6%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.6%1.1%1.3%

Listed above are La Joya Independent School District, Mission schools. To customize your list of La Joya Independent School District schools, you can start by sorting the list of schools by proficiency test score, school name or student to teacher ratio. Then you can select the grade levels that you would like to see, these include preschool, elementary, middle school and high school. Next, select the school type from the following options: charter, magnet, title I and title 1. Finally, you are able to filter your results by average proficiency score. Simply select the minimum proficiency score that you would like to see and only schools with that proficiency score or higher will appear on your list of La Joya Independent School District schools.

Source: The Mission, TX education data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS) and from the National Center for Education Statistics. The average school test scores are based on all schools that completed test scores within the state. Average test scores are conducted by each state independently and the type of tests may change from one state to another. Test scores were not available for all schools within the state, but were available for the vast majority.
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