Law Enfcmt-crim Just High School

Overview

Student Enrollment
438
Best High School in Texas
#121
 Rating 8 out of 10
Grades 9 to 12th grade
School District HOUSTON ISD
Type Public
 Phone (713)867-5100
 Location 4701 DICKSON ST
HOUSTON, TX 77007
Charter School No

Law Enfcmt-crim Just High School has an academic rating well above the average for Texas high schools based on its high test performance and high AP course participation. It is ranked 121st in the best public high schools in Texas.

Racial Demographics

The Law Enfcmt-crim Just High School student body is mostly Hispanic with a smaller Black population and has low racial diversity.

Race Percent Students
White3.4%15
Black16.4%72
Hispanic79%346
Asian Pacific1.1%5
Native American Indian0%0
Hawaiian Pacific Inlander0%0
Two or more races0%0

Family Income

vs. other Texas high schools
Lower 15.4%

69.4% 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, LAW ENFCMT-CRIM JUST H S students are largely lower income and rank 1006th in Texas for high school student family income.

Enrollment by Grade

Grade Students
Freshman97
Sophomore98
Junior136
Senior107
Total438

Completions

State Standardized Test Performance

Proficient Students
84%
Rank in Texas
205th
Rating
8 out of 10

Students at Law Enfcmt-crim Just High School scored an average 84% 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 17.5% of Texas high schools.

Test Proficiency By Gender

Gender Math Proficient Reading Proficient
Girls80% to 89%*85% to 89%*
Boys80% to 89%*80% to 84%*

State Test Proficiency by Subgroup

Subgroup Math Proficient Reading Proficient
American Indian--
Asian & Pacific Islander-suppressed*
Black50% or more*80% to 89%*
Hispanic80% to 89%*85% to 89%*
Multiracial--
White50% or more*50% or more*
With Disabilitessuppressed*50% or more*
Limited Englishsuppressed*50% or more*

*Indicates statistic has been anonymized to protect student privacy.

College Admission Test Scoring

Average SAT Score
874

The average SAT score for Law Enfcmt-crim Just High School students in 2015 was 874.

College Admission Test Participation

Upperclassmen taking ACT or SAT
97%
Rank in Texas
25th
Rating
10 out of 10

235 out of 243 junior and senior of students took either the ACT or SAT test (97%). College admission testing participation is significantly above the Texas median rate of 37% and in the top 3% for participation.

AP Course and Test Performance

AP Class Enrollment Rate
80%
AP Pass Rank in Texas
544th
AP Pass Rate Rating
1 out of 10

Law Enfcmt-crim Just High School offers 17 AP courses. 80 percent of grade nine through twelve students are enrolled in at least one AP class. The AP participation rate is in the 99% percentile and significantly above the median AP enrollment rate for all Texas schools of 17%. Law Enfcmt-crim Just High School had 336 taking AP exams with a 48 passing at least one exam. The AP pass rate is in the 13% percentile and well below the Texas state median of 42 percent.

School State
AP Test Pass Rate 14% 42%
Students enrolled in an AP class 80% 17%
AP Math Enrollment Rate 4%
AP Science Enrollment Rate 18%
AP Other Enrollment Rate -4%
AP Courses Offered 17

Absenteeism Rate

School State
Overall Chronic Absenteeism Rate1%15%
Female Chronic Absenteeism Rate1%
Male Chronic Absenteeism Rate0%

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 Students2.2%11
Boys4.4%9
Girls0.7%2
Texas Median11.8%

Out-of-School Suspension Rate

Group Percent Suspensions
All Students3.2%16
Boys2.9%6
Girls4.9%10

Location

Law Enfcmt-crim Just High School
4701 DICKSON ST
HOUSTON, TX
77007
(713)867-5100

9 out of 10 1

District

HOUSTON ISD
HOUSTON, TX