Mcneil High School

Overview

Student Enrollment
2,546
Best High School in Texas
#160
 Rating 8 out of 10
Grades 9 to 12th grade
School District ROUND ROCK ISD
Type Public
 Phone (512)464-6300
 Location 5720 MCNEIL DR
AUSTIN, TX 78729
Charter School No

Mcneil 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 160th in the best public high schools in Texas.

Racial Demographics

The Mcneil High School student body is predominantly White with a sizeable Hispanic population and has very high racial diversity.

Race Percent Students
White43.9%1,118
Black10.1%256
Hispanic23.6%600
Asian Pacific17.6%449
Native American Indian0.3%7
Hawaiian Pacific Inlander0.3%7
Two or more races4.3%109

Family Income

vs. other Texas high schools
Upper 8.9%

15.5% 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, MCNEIL H S students are largely wealthy and rank 105th in Texas for high school student family income.

Enrollment by Grade

Grade Students
Freshman723
Sophomore643
Junior628
Senior552
Total2,546

Completions

State Standardized Test Performance

Proficient Students
84%
Rank in Texas
214th
Rating
8 out of 10

Students at Mcneil 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 18.3% of Texas high schools.

Test Proficiency By Gender

Gender Math Proficient Reading Proficient
Girls85% to 89%*88%
Boys75% to 79%*78%

State Test Proficiency by Subgroup

Subgroup Math Proficient Reading Proficient
American Indiansuppressed*less than 50%*
Asian & Pacific Islander90% or more*90% to 94%*
Black70% to 74%*65% to 69%*
Hispanic80% to 84%*78%
Multiracial80% or more*80% to 84%*
White85% to 89%*88%
With Disabilites50% to 59%*45% to 49%*
Limited English70% to 79%*45% to 49%*

*Indicates statistic has been anonymized to protect student privacy.

College Admission Test Scoring

Average SAT Score
1084

The average SAT score for Mcneil High School students in 2015 was 1084.

College Admission Test Participation

Upperclassmen taking ACT or SAT
28%
Rank in Texas
728th
Rating
2 out of 10

328 out of 1,180 junior and senior of students took either the ACT or SAT test (28%). College admission testing participation is well below the Texas median rate of 37% and in the bottom 25% for participation.

AP Course and Test Performance

AP Class Enrollment Rate
24%
AP Pass Rank in Texas
46th
AP Pass Rate Rating
9 out of 10

Mcneil High School offers 21 AP courses. 24 percent of grade nine through twelve students are enrolled in at least one AP class. The AP participation rate is in the 72% percentile and somewhat above the median AP enrollment rate for all Texas schools of 17%. Mcneil High School had 398 taking AP exams with a 348 passing at least one exam. The AP pass rate is in the 93% percentile and significantly above the Texas state median of 42 percent.

School State
AP Test Pass Rate 87% 42%
Students enrolled in an AP class 24% 17%
AP Math Enrollment Rate 6%
AP Science Enrollment Rate 7%
AP Other Enrollment Rate 20%
AP Courses Offered 21

Absenteeism Rate

School State
Overall Chronic Absenteeism Rate14%15%
Female Chronic Absenteeism Rate15%
Male Chronic Absenteeism Rate13%

Police Referral Rate

Group Percent Referrals
All Students0.1%2
Boys0.2%2
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 Students5.6%139
Boys7.1%89
Girls4.1%50
Texas Median11.8%

Out-of-School Suspension Rate

Group Percent Suspensions
All Students1.2%29
Boys1.8%22
Girls0.6%7

Location

Mcneil High School
5720 MCNEIL DR
AUSTIN, TX
78729
(512)464-6300

9 out of 10 1

District

ROUND ROCK ISD
ROUND ROCK, TX