Kipp Houston High School
Best High School in Texas#62
|Rating||9 out of 10|
|Grades||9 to 12th grade|
|School District||KIPP INC CHARTER|
|Location||10711 KIPP WAY
HOUSTON, TX 77099
Kipp Houston 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 62nd in the best public high schools in Texas.
The Kipp Houston High School student body is mostly Hispanic with a smaller Black population and has low racial diversity.
|Native American Indian||0.2%||1|
|Hawaiian Pacific Inlander||0.5%||3|
|Two or more races||0.7%||4|
vs. other Texas high schoolsLower 11.5%
75.3% 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, KIPP HOUSTON H S students are largely lower income and rank 1053rd in Texas for high school student family income.
Enrollment by Grade
State Standardized Test Performance
Rank in Texas103rd
Rating9 out of 10
Students at Kipp Houston High School scored an average 88% 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 9.3% of Texas high schools.
Test Proficiency By Gender
|Gender||Math Proficient||Reading Proficient|
|Girls||80% to 89%*||90% to 94%*|
|Boys||80% or more*||85% to 89%*|
State Test Proficiency by Subgroup
|Subgroup||Math Proficient||Reading Proficient|
|Asian & Pacific Islander||suppressed*||50% or more*|
|Black||50% or more*||85% to 89%*|
|Hispanic||80% to 89%*||90% to 94%*|
|With Disabilites||50% or more*||40% to 59%*|
|Limited English||80% or more*||70% to 79%*|
*Indicates statistic has been anonymized to protect student privacy.
College Admission Test Scoring
Average SAT Score977
The average SAT score for Kipp Houston High School students in 2015 was 977.
College Admission Test Participation
Upperclassmen taking ACT or SAT54%
Rank in Texas217th
Rating7 out of 10
136 out of 253 junior and senior of students took either the ACT or SAT test (54%). College admission testing participation is well above the Texas median rate of 37% and in the top 23% for participation.
AP Course and Test Performance
AP Class Enrollment Rate44%
AP Pass Rank in Texas321st
AP Pass Rate Rating4 out of 10
Kipp Houston High School offers 14 AP courses. 44 percent of grade nine through twelve students are enrolled in at least one AP class. The AP participation rate is in the 94% percentile and significantly above the median AP enrollment rate for all Texas schools of 17%. Kipp Houston High School had 245 taking AP exams with a 106 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.
|AP Test Pass Rate||43%||42%|
|Students enrolled in an AP class||44%||17%|
|AP Math Enrollment Rate||13%|
|AP Science Enrollment Rate||11%|
|AP Other Enrollment Rate||35%|
|AP Courses Offered||14|
|Overall Chronic Absenteeism Rate||2%||15%|
|Female Chronic Absenteeism Rate||3%|
|Male Chronic Absenteeism Rate||0%|
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Kipp Houston High School
10711 KIPP WAY
KIPP INC CHARTER