Waltrip High School Overview

2013 Academic Indicators
College Readiness Index
21.7
Math Proficiency
3.1
Reading Proficiency
3.2
Student/Teacher Ratio
17:1
  • 09–12 Grades
  • 1,762 Students
  • 105 Teachers

Waltrip High School
1900 WEST 34TH ST
HOUSTON, TX 77018

Phone: (713) 688-1361

District: Houston Independent School District

Overview

At Waltrip High School, students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at Waltrip High School is 40 percent. The student body makeup is 52 percent male and 48 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 88 percent. Waltrip 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.

Medal Awarded None
National Rank
Unranked

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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 1,762
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 88%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 50%
Full-Time Teachers 105

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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 95%
Proficient in Math 91%
College Readiness Index 21.7

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

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