High School for Law Enforcement and Criminal Justice Overview

2013 Academic Indicators
National Rank
#653
College Readiness Index
41.0
Math Proficiency
3.1
Reading Proficiency
3.3
Student/Teacher Ratio
15:1
  • 09–12 Grades
  • 570 Students
  • 39 Teachers

High School for Law Enforcement and Criminal Justice
4701 DICKSON ST
HOUSTON, TX 77007

Phone: (713) 867-5100

District: Houston Independent School District

Overview

High School for Law Enforcement and Criminal Justice is ranked 69th within Texas. Students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at High School for Law Enforcement and Criminal Justice is 85 percent. The student body makeup is 41 percent male and 59 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 97 percent. High School for Law Enforcement and Criminal Justice is 1 of 47 high schools in the Houston 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
#653
State Rank
#69
Magnet Rank
#113

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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 570
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 97%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 54%
Full-Time Teachers 39

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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 99%
Proficient in Math 97%
College Readiness Index 41.0

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School Data

School profile information is based on government data.

Grades Served 09 – 12
Setting Large City
Charter School No
Magnet School Yes
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 47
Total Students 47,830
Proficient in Reading (district average) 89%
Proficient in Math (district average) 83%
College Readiness (district average) 27.6

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