2013 Academic Indicators
- National Rank
- College Readiness Index
- Math Proficiency
- Reading Proficiency
- Student/Teacher Ratio
- 09–12 Grades
- 3,268 Students
- 160 Teachers
Lamar High School
3325 WESTHEIMER RD
HOUSTON, TX 77098
Phone: (713) 522-5960
District: Houston Independent School District
Lamar High School is ranked 89th within Texas. Students have the opportunity to take International Baccalaureate course work and exams. The IB participation rate at Lamar High School is 47 percent. The student body makeup is 48 percent male and 52 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 68 percent. Lamar High School 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.
Students / Teachers
These counts and percentages of students and teachers are from data reported by schools to the government.
|Total Minority Enrollment (% of total)||68%|
|Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total)||36%|
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||96%|
|Proficient in Math||93%|
|College Readiness Index||35.5|
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)||89%|
|Proficient in Math (district average)||83%|
|College Readiness (district average)||27.6|
Data is based on the 2010-2011 school year.
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International Baccalaureate (IB) data provided by International Baccalaureate of North America. Used with permission.