Houston High School

Serves grades 9 - 12

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Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Test data: Reflects 2017 – 2018 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2016
  • Educational Environment: 2017 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
9755 Wolf River Blvd
Germantown, TN 38139
Phone
(901) 756-2370
District
GERMANTOWN
County
SHELBY COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
1883
Classroom Teachers
103

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Tennessee

10

(10 is best)

Better than 94.2% of TN schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

10

(10 is best)

Houston High School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 10

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 57 29
Proficiency in Reading 61 34
Proficiency in Math 52 24

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 18.30
AVG FOR DISTRICT 17.57
AVG FOR STATE 15.58
AVG FOR NATION 16.50
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 9 500 26.6%
Grade 10 451 24.0%
Grade 11 473 25.1%
Grade 12 459 24.4%
Total 1883 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 71.2% 76.0% 65.0%
Black 14.8% 10.0% 22.8%
Hispanic 4.7% 3.8% 9.9%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 9.1% 9.9% 2.0%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.3% 0.3% 0.3%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED UNREPORTED 0.0%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE UNREPORTED 0.0%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE UNREPORTED 0.0%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 39,230 6,770,010
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) UNREPORTED 162
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 4.9% 6.1%
5-19 YEARS OLD 21.0% 19.1%
20-44 YEARS OLD 23.0% 32.9%
45-64 YEARS OLD 30.6% 26.5%
65 OR OLDER 20.4% 15.4%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 14,822 2,567,684
Single Parent Households With Children 3.8% 11.2%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 97.7% 86.5%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 64.4% 26.1%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 34.8% 7.8%
$100,000 - $149,999 22.4% 11.2%
$75,000 - $99,999 10.5% 11.5%
$50,000 - $74,999 14.7% 18.5%
$30,000 - $49,999 9.3% 20.1%
$15,000 - $29,999 5.0% 17.4%
$15,000 or less 3.3% 13.6%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,247 $30,327,660 56.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $426 $2,462,280 4.6%
Staff $416 $2,404,480 4.5%
General Administration $431 $2,491,180 4.7%
School Administration $533 $3,080,740 5.8%
Operation $515 $2,976,700 5.6%
Transportation $179 $1,034,620 1.9%
Other $306 $1,768,680 3.3%
Total Support $2,806 $16,218,680 30.3%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,207 $6,976,460 13.0%
Total Expenditures $9,261 $53,528,580 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,393 $5,401,794,135 55.8%
Support Expenditures
Student $415 $415,349,807 4.3%
Staff $519 $519,605,383 5.4%
General Administration $197 $197,201,905 2.0%
School Administration $539 $539,760,378 5.6%
Operation $716 $717,427,038 7.4%
Transportation $334 $334,277,096 3.5%
Other $191 $191,627,846 2.0%
Total Support $2,911 $2,915,204,413 30.1%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,361 $1,363,495,079 14.1%
Total Expenditures $9,665 $9,680,468,684 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,187 $370,071,182,734 52.0%
Support Expenditures
Student $632 $32,552,249,701 4.6%
Staff $522 $26,871,170,551 3.8%
General Administration $218 $11,205,514,316 1.6%
School Administration $643 $33,118,729,386 4.7%
Operation $1,057 $54,423,429,117 7.7%
Transportation $497 $25,596,058,378 3.6%
Other $416 $21,407,079,047 3.0%
Total Support $3,984 $205,172,626,109 28.9%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,638 $135,865,864,952 19.1%
Total Expenditures $13,810 $711,111,010,069 100.0%