Taylor High School Overview

2014 Academic Indicators
National Rank
#2,011
College Readiness Index
18.3
Geometry Proficiency
3.0
Reading Proficiency
2.5
Student/Teacher Ratio
17:1
  • 09–12 Grades
  • 2,831 Students
  • 163 Teachers

Taylor High School
7555 HOWELL SUGAR LAND RD
HOUSTON, TX 77083

Phone: (281) 988-3500

District: Alief Independent School District

Overview

Taylor High School is ranked 189th within Texas. Students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at Taylor High School is 35 percent. The student body makeup is 51 percent male and 49 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 97 percent. Taylor High School is 1 of 4 high schools in the Alief Independent School District.

Rankings / Awards

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

Medal Awarded Silver
National Rank
#2011
State Rank
#189

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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 2,831
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 97%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 73%
Full-Time Teachers 163

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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 41%
Proficient in Geometry 68%
College Readiness Index 18.3

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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 4
Total Students 11,557
Proficient in Reading (district average) 48%
Proficient in Geometry (district average) 64%
College Readiness (district average) 30.5

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

Nearby Schools

Taylor High School is 1 of 4 schools in the Alief Independent School District.

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