PROFICIENCY 77% 6% higher than state average
School Rankings
  • Ranked #3 of 5 in RUSK ISD
  • Ranked #3 of 5 in Rusk
  • Ranked #3232 of 8826 in Texas
Proficiency Averages
76%RUSK ISD
76%Rusk
72%Texas

Rusk J H is a school servicing grades 6 to 8 and is located in the district of "RUSK ISD" in Rusk, TX. There are a total of 532 students and 36 teachers at Rusk J H, for a student to teacher ratio of 15 to 1. There are a total of 252 free lunch students and 22 reduced lunch students.

Rusk J H has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 76.5%, which is 6% higher than the Texas average.

Academics

Students/Teachers
Students532
Teachers35.76
Student/Teacher ratio15:1
Free lunch252
Reduced lunch22

 

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 Rusk J H, 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
All75%
3n/a
4n/a
5n/a
665-69%
770-74%
880-84%
High School>= 90%

Proficiency in languages by grade

GradeProficiency
All78%
3n/a
4n/a
5n/a
670-74%
770-74%
885-89%
High Schooln/a

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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Rusk J H race/ethnicity breakdown

RaceSchoolDistrictTexasNational
Caucasian 67.8% 67.9% 29.3% 51.1%
African American 15.5% 14.5% 13.1% 15.9%
Asian 0.0% 0.6% 3.9% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 13.1% 13.7% 51.0% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 0.4% 0.5% 0.4% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2% 0.4%
Multiracial 3.1% 2.6% 2.1% 3.1%

Other schools nearby

SchoolProficiencyMilesCity
Rusk Elementary School77%0.3Rusk, TX
Rusk High School77%1.5Rusk, TX
Rusk Intermediate74%1.6Rusk, TX

Rusk demographics profile

StatisticRuskTexasNational
Population5,58026,956,435318,558,162
Population density (sq mi)7729791
Median age36.834.237.7
Male/Female ratio2.0:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)39%56%55%
Speak English84%65%79%
Speak Spanish15%30%13%

Education level achieved in Rusk

IndexRuskTexasNational
Completed 8th grade63.6%79.3%84.3%
Completed high school59.5%77.8%83.0%
Completed some college34.8%57.3%59.4%
Completed associate degree12.5%34.9%38.5%
Completed bachelors10.1%28.1%30.3%
Completed masters2.9%9.6%11.5%
Completed professional degree0.1%2.6%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.0%1.1%1.3%
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Source: The Rusk J H data displayed above is derived from the 2016 National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.