Macarthur High School Overview

2013 Academic Indicators
National Rank
#2,179
College Readiness Index
16.0
Math Proficiency
3.2
Reading Proficiency
3.1
Student/Teacher Ratio
17:1
  • 09–12 Grades
  • 2,532 Students
  • 152 Teachers

Macarthur High School
4400 ALDINE MAILROUTE
HOUSTON, TX 77039

Phone: (281) 985-6330

District: Aldine Independent School District

Overview

Macarthur High School is ranked 191st within Texas. Students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at Macarthur High School is 33 percent. The student body makeup is 52 percent male and 48 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 97 percent. Macarthur High School is 1 of 7 high schools in the Aldine Independent School District.

Rankings / Awards

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

Medal Awarded Silver
National Rank
#2179
State Rank
#191

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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 2,532
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 97%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 82%
Full-Time Teachers 152

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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 93%
Proficient in Math 94%
College Readiness Index 16.0

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School Data

School profile information is based on government data.

Grades Served 09 – 12
Setting Large Suburb
Charter School No
Magnet School No
Receives Title I Funding Yes

District

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

Total Schools 7
Total Students 11,481
Proficient in Reading (district average) 93%
Proficient in Math (district average) 88%
College Readiness (district average) 24.0

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