Flour Bluff High School

Overview

Student Enrollment
1,974
Best High School in Texas
#397
 Rating 6 out of 10
Grades 9 to 12th grade
School District FLOUR BLUFF ISD
Type Public
 Phone (361)694-9100
 Location 2601 WALDRON RD
CORPUS CHRISTI, TX 78418
Charter School No

Flour Bluff High School has an academic rating somewhat above the average for Texas high schools based on its average test performance and average AP course participation. It is ranked 397th in the best public high schools in Texas.

Racial Demographics

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

Race Percent Students
White53.1%1,048
Black3.6%72
Hispanic34.8%687
Asian Pacific2.2%44
Native American Indian0.3%6
Hawaiian Pacific Inlander0.2%4
Two or more races5.7%113

Family Income

vs. other Texas high schools
Upper 18.5%

23.3% 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, FLOUR BLUFF H S students are largely upper income and rank 219th in Texas for high school student family income.

Enrollment by Grade

Grade Students
Freshman586
Sophomore518
Junior425
Senior445
Total1,974

Completions

State Standardized Test Performance

Proficient Students
78%
Rank in Texas
400th
Rating
6 out of 10

Students at Flour Bluff High School scored an average 78% of students proficient for math and reading as tested by the Texas Education Agency. Performance is somewhat above the state high school median of 73% proficiency and places the school's test performance in the top 34.6% of Texas high schools.

Test Proficiency By Gender

Gender Math Proficient Reading Proficient
Girls75% to 79%*85%
Boys75% to 79%*70%

State Test Proficiency by Subgroup

Subgroup Math Proficient Reading Proficient
American Indiansuppressed*suppressed*
Asian & Pacific Islanderless than 50%*60% to 79%*
Black40% to 59%*60% to 69%*
Hispanic75% to 79%*76%
Multiracial80% or more*80% to 84%*
White80% to 84%*79%
With Disabilites40% to 49%*35% to 39%*
Limited Englishless than 50%*30% to 39%*

*Indicates statistic has been anonymized to protect student privacy.

College Admission Test Scoring

Average SAT Score
1020

The average SAT score for Flour Bluff High School students in 2015 was 1020.

College Admission Test Participation

Upperclassmen taking ACT or SAT
35%
Rank in Texas
543rd
Rating
4 out of 10

305 out of 870 junior and senior of students took either the ACT or SAT test (35%). College admission testing participation is slightly below the Texas median rate of 37% and in the bottom 44% for participation.

AP Course and Test Performance

AP Class Enrollment Rate
20%
AP Pass Rank in Texas
320th
AP Pass Rate Rating
4 out of 10

Flour Bluff High School offers 18 AP courses. 20 percent of grade nine through twelve students are enrolled in at least one AP class. The AP participation rate is in the 60% percentile and slightly above the median AP enrollment rate for all Texas schools of 17%. Flour Bluff High School had 311 taking AP exams with a 135 passing at least one exam. The AP pass rate is in the 49% percentile and about equal to the Texas state median of 42 percent.

School State
AP Test Pass Rate 43% 42%
Students enrolled in an AP class 20% 17%
AP Math Enrollment Rate 3%
AP Science Enrollment Rate 2%
AP Other Enrollment Rate 19%
AP Courses Offered 18

Absenteeism Rate

School State
Overall Chronic Absenteeism Rate13%15%
Female Chronic Absenteeism Rate14%
Male Chronic Absenteeism Rate13%

Police Referral Rate

Group Percent Referrals
All Students0.7%13
Boys0.9%9
Girls0.4%4
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 Students16.3%312
Boys20.2%202
Girls12.1%110
Texas Median11.8%

Out-of-School Suspension Rate

Group Percent Suspensions
All Students0.7%13
Boys1.1%11
Girls0.2%2

Location

Flour Bluff High School
2601 WALDRON RD
CORPUS CHRISTI, TX
78418
(361)694-9100

7 out of 10 1

District

FLOUR BLUFF ISD
CORPUS CHRISTI, TX