Health Careers High School

Overview

Student Enrollment
852
Best High School in Texas
#115
 Rating 9 out of 10
Grades 9 to 12th grade
School District NORTHSIDE ISD
Type Public
 Phone (210)397-5400
 Location 4646 HAMILTON WOLFE
SAN ANTONIO, TX 78229
Charter School No

Health Careers High School has an academic rating significantly above the average for Texas high schools based on its high test performance. It is ranked 115th in the best public high schools in Texas.

Racial Demographics

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

Race Percent Students
White20.5%175
Black4.2%36
Hispanic52%443
Asian Pacific16.3%139
Native American Indian0.8%7
Hawaiian Pacific Inlander2.1%18
Two or more races4%34

Family Income

vs. other Texas high schools
Upper 14.8%

20.5% 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, HEALTH CAREERS H S students are largely upper income and rank 175th in Texas for high school student family income.

Enrollment by Grade

Grade Students
Freshman223
Sophomore221
Junior195
Senior213
Total852

Completions

State Standardized Test Performance

Proficient Students
94%
Rank in Texas
19th
Rating
10 out of 10

Students at Health Careers High School scored an average 94% of students proficient for math and reading as tested by the Texas Education Agency. Performance is significantly above the state high school median of 73% proficiency and places the school's test performance in the top 2.3% of Texas high schools.

Test Proficiency By Gender

Gender Math Proficient Reading Proficient
Girls90% or more*95% or more*
Boys50% or more*95% or more*

State Test Proficiency by Subgroup

Subgroup Math Proficient Reading Proficient
American Indian-suppressed*
Asian & Pacific Islander50% or more*95% or more*
Blacksuppressed*80% or more*
Hispanic90% or more*95% or more*
Multiracialsuppressed*80% or more*
Whitesuppressed*95% or more*
With Disabilites-suppressed*
Limited English--

*Indicates statistic has been anonymized to protect student privacy.

College Admission Test Scoring

Average SAT Score
1136

The average SAT score for Health Careers High School students in 2015 was 1136.

AP Course and Test Performance

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

Absenteeism Rate

School State
Overall Chronic Absenteeism Rate3%15%
Female Chronic Absenteeism Rate4%
Male Chronic Absenteeism Rate1%

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 Students0.5%4
Boys1.3%4
Girls0%0
Texas Median11.8%

Out-of-School Suspension Rate

Group Percent Suspensions
All Students0.2%2
Boys0.6%2
Girls0%0

Location

Health Careers High School
4646 HAMILTON WOLFE
SAN ANTONIO, TX
78229
(210)397-5400

10 out of 10 1

District

NORTHSIDE ISD
SAN ANTONIO, TX