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Heritage High School


Overview

Student Enrollment
1,844
Best High School in Texas
#54
 Rating 10 out of 10
Grades 9 to 12th grade
School District FRISCO ISD
Type Public
 Phone (469)633-5900
 Location 14040 ELDORADO PKWY
FRISCO, TX 75035
Charter School No

Heritage High School has an academic rating significantly above the average for Texas high schools based on its high test performance and high AP course participation. It is ranked 54th in the best public high schools in Texas.

Demographics

Race

The Heritage High School student body is predominantly White with a smaller Black population and has very high racial diversity.

Race Percent Students
White43.1%795
Black19.5%360
Hispanic16.6%306
Asian Pacific16.6%306
Native American Indian0.7%12
Hawaiian Pacific Inlander0.1%1
Two or more races3.5%64

Family Income

vs. other Texas high schools
Upper 5.4%

11.7% 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, HERITAGE H S students are largely wealthy and rank 63rd in Texas for high school student family income.

Enrollment by Grade

Grade Students
Freshman499
Sophomore472
Junior421
Senior452
Total1,844

Academics

State Standardized Test Performance

9 out of 10

Rank: 131st in Texas

Students at Heritage High School scored an average 87% 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 10.8% of Texas high schools.

Test Proficiency By Gender

Gender Math Proficient Reading Proficient
Girls85% to 89%*93%
Boys85% to 89%*81%

State Test Proficiency by Subgroup

Subgroup Math Proficient Reading Proficient
American Indiansuppressed*50% or more*
Asian & Pacific Islander80% to 89%*90% to 94%*
Black75% to 79%*75% to 79%*
Hispanic85% to 89%*85% to 89%*
Multiracial50% or more*80% to 89%*
White90% to 94%*91%
With Disabilites60% to 69%*35% to 39%*
Limited English50% or more*40% to 59%*

*Indicates statistic has been anonymized to protect student privacy.

College Admission Test Scoring

Average SAT Score
1050

The average SAT score for Heritage High School students in 2015 was 1050.

College Admission Test Participation

6 out of 10

Rank: 446th in Texas

345 out of 873 junior and senior of students took either the ACT or SAT test (40%). College admission testing participation is slightly above the Texas median rate of 33% and in the top 38% for participation.

AP Course and Test Performance

8 out of 10

Rank: 76th in Texas

Heritage High School offers 25 AP courses. 42 percent of grade nine through twelve students are enrolled in at least one AP class. The AP participation rate is in the 92% percentile and significantly above the median AP enrollment rate for all Texas schools of 17%. Heritage High School had 547 taking AP exams with a 409 passing at least one exam. The AP pass rate is in the 88% percentile and well above the state median of 42 percent.

School State
AP Test Pass Rate 75% 42%
Students enrolled in an AP class 42% 17%
AP Math Enrollment Rate 6%
AP Science Enrollment Rate 5%
AP Other Enrollment Rate 41%
AP Courses Offered 25

Learning Environment

Absenteeism Rate

School State
Overall Chronic Absenteeism Rate6%15%
Female Chronic Absenteeism Rate6%
Male Chronic Absenteeism Rate6%

Safety and Discipline

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 Students10.9%217
Boys15.1%150
Girls6.8%67
Texas Median11.7%

Out-of-School Suspension Rate

Group Percent Suspensions
All Students1.9%38
Boys2.3%23
Girls1.5%15

Location

Heritage High School
14040 ELDORADO PKWY
FRISCO, TX
75035
(469)633-5900

10 out of 10 1

District

FRISCO ISD
FRISCO, TX