Calallen High School

Overview

Student Enrollment
1,239
Best High School in Texas
#197
 Rating 8 out of 10
Grades 9 to 12th grade
School District CALALLEN ISD
Type Public
 Phone (361)242-5626
 Location 4001 WILDCAT DR
CORPUS CHRISTI, TX 78410
Charter School No

Calallen High School has an academic rating well above the average for Texas high schools based on its high test performance and low AP course participation. It is ranked 197th in the best public high schools in Texas.

Racial Demographics

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

Race Percent Students
White41.5%514
Black1.9%24
Hispanic54.1%670
Asian Pacific1.1%14
Native American Indian0.4%5
Hawaiian Pacific Inlander0.3%4
Two or more races0.6%8

Family Income

vs. other Texas high schools
Upper 22%

26.3% 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, CALALLEN H S students are largely upper income and rank 261st in Texas for high school student family income.

Enrollment by Grade

Grade Students
Freshman366
Sophomore318
Junior294
Senior261
Total1,239

Completions

State Standardized Test Performance

Proficient Students
83%
Rank in Texas
228th
Rating
8 out of 10

Students at Calallen High School scored an average 83% 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 19.8% of Texas high schools.

Test Proficiency By Gender

Gender Math Proficient Reading Proficient
Girls90% to 94%*87%
Boys75% to 79%*77%

State Test Proficiency by Subgroup

Subgroup Math Proficient Reading Proficient
American Indian--
Asian & Pacific Islandersuppressed*50% or more*
Black50% or more*60% to 79%*
Hispanic80% to 84%*78%
Multiracialsuppressed*suppressed*
White90% to 94%*85% to 89%*
With Disabilites40% to 59%*45% to 49%*
Limited Englishless than 50%*21% to 39%*

*Indicates statistic has been anonymized to protect student privacy.

College Admission Test Scoring

Average SAT Score
971

The average SAT score for Calallen High School students in 2015 was 971.

College Admission Test Participation

Upperclassmen taking ACT or SAT
44%
Rank in Texas
351st
Rating
6 out of 10

246 out of 555 junior and senior of students took either the ACT or SAT test (44%). College admission testing participation is slightly above the Texas median rate of 37% and in the top 37% for participation.

AP Course and Test Performance

AP Class Enrollment Rate
14%
AP Pass Rank in Texas
174th
AP Pass Rate Rating
7 out of 10

Calallen High School offers 19 AP courses. 14 percent of grade nine through twelve students are enrolled in at least one AP class. The AP participation rate is in the 39% percentile and somewhat below the median AP enrollment rate for all Texas schools of 17%. Calallen High School had 115 taking AP exams with a 68 passing at least one exam. The AP pass rate is in the 72% percentile and somewhat above the Texas state median of 42 percent.

School State
AP Test Pass Rate 59% 42%
Students enrolled in an AP class 14% 17%
AP Math Enrollment Rate 7%
AP Science Enrollment Rate 4%
AP Other Enrollment Rate 11%
AP Courses Offered 19

Absenteeism Rate

School State
Overall Chronic Absenteeism Rate82%15%
Female Chronic Absenteeism Rate85%
Male Chronic Absenteeism Rate80%

Police Referral Rate

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

Police Arrest Rate

Group Percent Arrests
All Students0%0
Boys0%0
Girls0%0

Expulsion Rate

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

In-School Suspension Rate

Group Percent Suspensions
All Students18.1%220
Boys20.6%130
Girls15.4%90
Texas Median11.8%

Out-of-School Suspension Rate

Group Percent Suspensions
All Students3%36
Boys2.8%18
Girls2.8%18

Location

Calallen High School
4001 WILDCAT DR
CORPUS CHRISTI, TX
78410
(361)242-5626

9 out of 10 1

District

CALALLEN ISD
CORPUS CHRISTI, TX