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Houston Academy for International Studies
  • Public, Magnet
  • HOUSTON, TX

Report Card

grade A minus
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Academics
    grade A minus
  2. Diversity
    grade A
  3. Teachers
    grade B
  4. College Prep
    grade A minus
  5. Clubs & Activities
    grade C
  6. Administration
    grade B
  7. Sports
    grade unavailable
  8. Food
    grade B minus
  9. Resources & Facilities
    grade C+

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Houston Academy for International Studies is a highly rated, public, magnet school located in HOUSTON, TX. It has 460 students in grades 9-12 with a student-teacher ratio of 22 to 1. According to state test scores, 47% of students are at least proficient in math and 92% in reading.

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Houston Academy for International Studies Rankings

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Academics

Percent Proficient - Reading
92%
Percent Proficient - Math
47%
Average Graduation Rate
95%
Average SAT
1100
205 responses
Average ACT
21
33 responses
AP Enrollment
74%

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Living in the Area

grade A minus
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Cost of Living
    grade B
  2. Good for Families
    grade B+
  3. Housing
    grade C+
Median Household Income
$60,440
National
$75,149
Median Rent
$1,235
National
$1,268
Median Home Value
$235,000
National
$281,900

Culture & Safety

Poll
72%
of students agree that they feel safe at their school. 36 responses
Poll
75%
of students agree that they like their school and feel happy there. 36 responses
Poll
What are your favorite school events or traditions?
Based on 134 responses
  • Phoenix Festival
    25%
  • Internships
    19%
  • College and Career Day
    16%
  • Black History
    10%
  • Spirit week
    10%
  • Powderpuff Game
    6%
  • Talent Show
    6%

Students

Diversity
grade A
Based on racial and economic diversity and survey responses on school culture and diversity from students and parents.
Students
460
Free or Reduced Lunch
69%
82%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are competitive. 39 responses
82%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are creative and artsy. 39 responses
51%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are athletic. 39 responses

Teachers

Student-Teacher Ratio
22:1
National
17:1
Average Teacher Salary
$50,258
Teachers in First/Second Year
33.3%
65%
of students and parents agree that the teachers give engaging lessons. 46 responses
80%
of students and parents agree that the teachers genuinely care about the students. 46 responses
74%
of students and parents agree that the teachers adequately lead and control the classroom. 46 responses

Clubs & Activities

Clubs & Activities
grade C
Based on student and parent reviews of clubs and activities.
Girls Athletic Participation
Very Low
Boys Athletic Participation
Very Low
Expenses Per Student
$13,833 / year
National
$12,239
57%
of students and parents agree that there are plenty of clubs and organizations for students to get involved in. 42 responses
24%
of students and parents agree that clubs and organizations get the funding they need. 42 responses
60%
of students and parents agree that lots of students participate in clubs and organizations. 42 responses

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