Houston High School Overview

2014 Academic Indicators
National Rank
#308
College Readiness Index
56.3
Math Proficiency
2.3
Reading Proficiency
3.2
Student/Teacher Ratio
11:1
  • 07–12 Grades
  • 189 Students
  • 16 Teachers

Houston High School
306 WEST ELM ST
HOUSTON, MN 55943

Phone: (507) 896-5323

District: Houston Public School District

Overview

Houston High School is ranked 3rd within Minnesota. Students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at Houston High School is 96 percent. The student body makeup is 49 percent male and 51 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 4 percent. Houston High School is 1 of 3 high schools in the Houston Public School District.

Rankings / Awards

This details how this school compares with others based on U.S. News ranking criteria.

Medal Awarded Gold
National Rank
#308
State Rank
#3

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Students / Teachers

These counts and percentages of students and teachers are from data reported by schools to the government.

Total Enrollment 189
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 4%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 34%
Full-Time Teachers 16

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Test Scores

U.S. News calculates these values based on student performance on state exit exams and internationally available exams on college-level course work (AP®/IB exams).

Proficient in Reading 83%
Proficient in Math 54%
College Readiness Index 56.3

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School Data

School profile information is based on government data.

Grades Served 07 – 12
Setting Distant Rural
Charter School No
Magnet School No
Receives Title I Funding No

District

This information relates to high schools run by this school's state operating agency. Many districts contain only one high school.

Total Schools 3
Total Students 2,010
Proficient in Reading (district average) 66%
Proficient in Math (district average) 36%
College Readiness (district average) 56.3

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International Baccalaureate (IB) data provided by International Baccalaureate of North America. Used with permission.

Nearby Schools

Houston High School is 1 of 3 schools in the Houston Public School District.

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