Brennan High School

Overview

Student Enrollment
2,455
Best High School in Texas
#236
 Rating 8 out of 10
Grades 9 to 12th grade
School District NORTHSIDE ISD
Type Public
 Phone (210)398-1250
 Location 2400 COTTONWOOD WAY
SAN ANTONIO, TX 78253
Charter School No

Brennan High School has an academic rating well above the average for Texas high schools based on its high test performance. It is ranked 236th in the best public high schools in Texas.

Racial Demographics

The Brennan High School student body is mainly Hispanic with a sizeable White population and has high racial diversity.

Race Percent Students
White21.5%529
Black11.8%290
Hispanic58.3%1,432
Asian Pacific1.4%35
Native American Indian0.3%7
Hawaiian Pacific Inlander0.7%16
Two or more races5.9%146

Family Income

vs. other Texas high schools
Upper 20.9%

25.5% percent of the school's students are eligible for free lunch under the National School Lunch Program compared to the Texas high school median of 41.7%. By this measure, BRENNAN H S students are largely upper income and rank 248th in Texas for high school student family income.

Enrollment by Grade

Grade Students
Freshman661
Sophomore673
Junior604
Senior517
Total2,455

Completions

State Standardized Test Performance

Proficient Students
84%
Rank in Texas
214th
Rating
8 out of 10

Students at Brennan High School scored an average 84% of students proficient for math and reading as tested by the Texas Education Agency. Performance is well above the state high school median of 73% proficiency and places the school's test performance in the top 18.3% of Texas high schools.

Test Proficiency By Gender

Gender Math Proficient Reading Proficient
Girls85% to 89%*85%
Boys87%74%

State Test Proficiency by Subgroup

Subgroup Math Proficient Reading Proficient
American Indiansuppressed*suppressed*
Asian & Pacific Islander80% or more*70% to 79%*
Black85% to 89%*75% to 79%*
Hispanic89%79%
Multiracial80% or more*85% to 89%*
White85% to 89%*82%
With Disabilites60% to 64%*40% to 44%*
Limited English60% to 79%*40% to 44%*

*Indicates statistic has been anonymized to protect student privacy.

College Admission Test Scoring

Average SAT Score
942

The average SAT score for Brennan High School students in 2015 was 942.

AP Course and Test Performance

BRENNAN H S has not reported Advanced Placement (AP) program data.

Absenteeism Rate

School State
Overall Chronic Absenteeism Rate13%15%
Female Chronic Absenteeism Rate15%
Male Chronic Absenteeism Rate12%

Police Referral Rate

Group Percent Referrals
All Students0%0
Boys0%0
Girls0%0
Texas Median0%

Police Arrest Rate

Group Percent Arrests
All Students0.4%8
Boys0.2%2
Girls0.5%6

Expulsion Rate

Group Percent Expulsions
All Students0%0
Boys0%0
Girls0%0
Texas Median0%

In-School Suspension Rate

Group Percent Suspensions
All Students12%269
Boys14.5%166
Girls9.4%103
Texas Median11.8%

Out-of-School Suspension Rate

Group Percent Suspensions
All Students3.2%71
Boys3.8%44
Girls2.4%27

Location

Brennan High School
2400 COTTONWOOD WAY
SAN ANTONIO, TX
78253
(210)398-1250

9 out of 10 1

District

NORTHSIDE ISD
SAN ANTONIO, TX