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C
Overall Niche Grade
How are grades calculated?
  1. Academics
    C
  2. Diversity
    A-
  3. Teachers
    C+
  4. College Prep
    C
  5. Clubs & Activities
    B
  6. Health & Safety
    C-
  7. Administration
    B-
  8. Sports
    A-
  9. Food
    C+
  10. Resources & Facilities
    B-
John Tyler High School is a public school located in Tyler, TX. It has 2,262 students in grades 9-12 with a student-teacher ratio of 15 to 1. According to state test scores, 61% of students are at least proficient in math and 49% in reading.
Address
1120 N NW Loop 323
Tyler, TX 75702
Telephone
(903) 262-2850
Website

John Tyler High School Rankings

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Academics

Percent Proficient - Reading
49%
Percent Proficient - Math
61%
Average Graduation Rate
86%
Average SAT
1000
48 responses
Average ACT
20
42 responses
AP Enrollment
11%
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Living in the Area
A-
Overall Niche Grade
How are grades calculated?
  1. Crime & Safety
    C+
  2. Diversity
    A+
  3. Cost of Living
    B+
  4. Good for Families
    B+
Area Feel
Suburban
Median Household Income
$44,507
National
$55,322
Median Rent
$832
National
$949
Median Home Value
$140,000
National
$184,700

Culture & Safety

Health & Safety
C-
Based on chronic student absenteeism, suspensions/expulsions, and survey responses on the school environment from students and parents.
Poll
100%
of students agree that they feel safe at their school.12 responses
Poll
92%
of students agree that they like their school and feel happy there.12 responses
Poll
What are your favorite school events or traditions?
Based on 40 responses
Report
  • Football games
    33%
  • Pep rallies
    18%
  • Senior events
    18%
  • Blood drives
    13%
  • I kind of like our pep rallies.
    8%
  • Pantry Raid
    5%
  • Football team practice/program
    3%

Students

Diversity
A-
Based on racial and economic diversity and survey responses on school culture and diversity from students and parents.
Students
2,262
Free or Reduced Lunch
81%
73%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are competitive.15 responses
67%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are creative and artsy.15 responses
73%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are athletic.15 responses

Teachers

Student-Teacher Ratio
15:1
National
17:1
Average Teacher Salary
$45,978
Teachers in First/Second Year
11.4%
41%
of students and parents agree that the teachers give engaging lessons.22 responses
55%
of students and parents agree that the teachers genuinely care about the students.22 responses
59%
of students and parents agree that the teachers adequately lead and control the classroom.22 responses

Clubs & Activities

Clubs & Activities
B
Based on student and parent reviews of clubs and activities.
Girls Athletic Participation
Low
Boys Athletic Participation
High
Expenses Per Student
$13,033/ year
National
$12,239
96%
of students and parents agree that there are plenty of clubs and organizations for students to get involved in.23 responses
39%
of students and parents agree that clubs and organizations get the funding they need.23 responses
74%
of students and parents agree that lots of students participate in clubs and organizations.23 responses
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John Tyler High School Reviews

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I’ve been a student at John Tyler High School sense my freshman year back in 2014. The school has really developed and grown bigger sense then. All teachers and faculty members persuaded students to be more involved in school. Some of the classrooms don’t have the best resources, but they’re building a new school this up coming year so I hope that that changes. I personally won’t get the chance to see it because I’m graduate this year, god willing. This year we have a new principle and she’s really down to business, as people describe her as, unlike or last principle that honestly didn’t really care much for the school. The school has really grown throughout the years and I hope that the students, our next generation, take advantage of their resources because they are the future and we should guide them. With this being said, being a part of John Tyler High, a true Cujo, will be the best time of your high school life.
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Overall, I felt there was a lack of learning done at this school. Although that is true, many schools are “pass to play” types, meaning as long as you pass who cares (and I don’t mean play as in athletics). Wish there was more put into better staff and teachers than sports and other buildings. Sure building and sports are important to student life, but so are academics and worldly issues that are bound to happen after high school.
I liked the personal connection that students are able to develop with the teachers and administrators. They are not only the student's overseers, but also guides to help them be the best them they can be. However, some of the schools efforts are focused in the wrong areas when they should be focused on expanding the academic opportunities of the students attending.