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Houston High School
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  • Public
  • GERMANTOWN, TN

Report Card

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

editorial

Houston High School is a highly rated, public school located in GERMANTOWN, TN. It has 1,935 students in grades 9-12 with a student-teacher ratio of 19 to 1. According to state test scores, 32% of students are at least proficient in math and 68% in reading.

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Academics

Percent Proficient - Reading
68%
Percent Proficient - Math
32%
Average Graduation Rate
95%
Average SAT
1320
75 responses
Average ACT
28
684 responses
AP Enrollment
31%

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Living in the Area

grade A+
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Cost of Living
    grade B
  2. Good for Families
    grade A
  3. Housing
    grade A minus
Median Household Income
$118,163
National
$62,843
Median Rent
$1,387
National
$1,062
Median Home Value
$331,700
National
$217,500

Culture & Safety

Health & Safety
grade A minus
Based on chronic student absenteeism, suspensions/expulsions, and survey responses on the school environment from students and parents.
Poll
97%
of students agree that they feel safe at their school. 34 responses
Poll
79%
of students agree that they like their school and feel happy there. 34 responses
Poll
What are your favorite school events or traditions?
Based on 91 responses
  • The Houston vs. Collierville sporting events
    25%
  • HOMECOMING WEEK
    16%
  • Prom Night
    12%
  • Football games band jam sessions
    9%
  • football games, specifically classy vs trashy
    7%
  • HHS Band Competitions
    7%
  • Senior Miss
    7%

Students

Diversity
grade B+
Based on racial and economic diversity and survey responses on school culture and diversity from students and parents.
Students
1,935
Free or Reduced Lunch
8%
90%
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
97%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are athletic. 39 responses

Teachers

Student-Teacher Ratio
19:1
National
17:1
Average Teacher Salary
$57,478
Teachers in First/Second Year
6%
57%
of students and parents agree that the teachers give engaging lessons. 54 responses
65%
of students and parents agree that the teachers genuinely care about the students. 54 responses
78%
of students and parents agree that the teachers adequately lead and control the classroom. 54 responses

Clubs & Activities

Clubs & Activities
grade B+
Based on student and parent reviews of clubs and activities.
Girls Athletic Participation
Low
Boys Athletic Participation
Average
Expenses Per Student
$10,656 / year
National
$12,239
91%
of students and parents agree that there are plenty of clubs and organizations for students to get involved in. 58 responses
62%
of students and parents agree that clubs and organizations get the funding they need. 58 responses
91%
of students and parents agree that lots of students participate in clubs and organizations. 58 responses

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