2013 Academic Indicators
- National Rank
- College Readiness Index
- Math Proficiency
- Reading Proficiency
- Student/Teacher Ratio
- 09–12 Grades
- 2,414 Students
- 135 Teachers
Hightower High School
3333 HURRICANE LN
MISSOURI CITY, TX 77459
Phone: (281) 634-5240
District: Fort Bend Independent School District
Hightower High School is ranked 126th within Texas. Students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at Hightower High School is 40 percent. The student body makeup is 46 percent male and 54 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 95 percent. Hightower High School is 1 of 11 high schools in the Fort Bend Independent School District.
Rankings / Awards
This details how this school compares to others based on U.S. News ranking criteria.
Students / Teachers
These counts and percentages of students and teachers are from data reported by schools to the government.
|Total Minority Enrollment (% of total)||95%|
|Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total)||37%|
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||98%|
|Proficient in Math||93%|
|College Readiness Index||26.3|
School profile information is based on government data.
|Grades Served||09 – 12|
|Receives Title I Funding||Yes|
This information relates to high schools run by this school's state operating agency. Many districts contain only one high school.
|Proficient in Reading (district average)||98%|
|Proficient in Math (district average)||94%|
|College Readiness (district average)||26.9|
Data is based on the 2010-2011 school year.
AP® and Advanced Placement® are registered trademarks of the College Board. Used with permission.
International Baccalaureate (IB) data provided by International Baccalaureate of North America. Used with permission.