Memorial High School
Best High School in Texas#26
|Rating||10 out of 10|
|Grades||9 to 12th grade|
|School District||SPRING BRANCH ISD|
|Location||935 ECHO LN
HOUSTON, TX 77024
Memorial 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 26th in the best public high schools in Texas.
The Memorial High School student body is primarily White with a smaller Hispanic population and has medium racial diversity.
|Native American Indian||0.3%||8|
|Hawaiian Pacific Inlander||0.2%||4|
|Two or more races||2.2%||56|
vs. other Texas high schoolsUpper 3.5%
8.6% 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, MEMORIAL H S students are largely wealthy and rank 41st in Texas for high school student family income.
Enrollment by Grade
State Standardized Test Performance
Rank in Texas149th
Rating8 out of 10
Students at Memorial High School scored an average 86% 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 12.9% of Texas high schools.
Test Proficiency By Gender
|Gender||Math Proficient||Reading Proficient|
|Girls||85% to 89%*||93%|
|Boys||75% to 79%*||87%|
State Test Proficiency by Subgroup
|Subgroup||Math Proficient||Reading Proficient|
|Asian & Pacific Islander||80% or more*||90% to 94%*|
|Black||60% to 79%*||70% to 79%*|
|Hispanic||75% to 79%*||80%|
|Multiracial||50% or more*||90% or more*|
|White||80% to 84%*||94%|
|With Disabilites||50% to 59%*||30% to 39%*|
|Limited English||70% to 79%*||45% to 49%*|
*Indicates statistic has been anonymized to protect student privacy.
College Admission Test Scoring
Average SAT Score1149
The average SAT score for Memorial High School students in 2015 was 1149.
College Admission Test Participation
Upperclassmen taking ACT or SAT76%
Rank in Texas85th
Rating9 out of 10
929 out of 1,230 junior and senior of students took either the ACT or SAT test (76%). College admission testing participation is significantly above the Texas median rate of 37% and in the top 10% for participation.
AP Course and Test Performance
AP Class Enrollment Rate30%
AP Pass Rank in Texas29th
AP Pass Rate Rating10 out of 10
Memorial High School offers 22 AP courses. 30 percent of grade nine through twelve students are enrolled in at least one AP class. The AP participation rate is in the 83% percentile and well above the median AP enrollment rate for all Texas schools of 17%. Memorial High School had 331 taking AP exams with a 304 passing at least one exam. The AP pass rate is in the 95% percentile and significantly above the Texas state median of 42 percent.
|AP Test Pass Rate||92%||42%|
|Students enrolled in an AP class||30%||17%|
|AP Math Enrollment Rate||11%|
|AP Science Enrollment Rate||7%|
|AP Other Enrollment Rate||28%|
|AP Courses Offered||22|
|Overall Chronic Absenteeism Rate||7%||15%|
|Female Chronic Absenteeism Rate||7%|
|Male Chronic Absenteeism Rate||8%|
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Memorial High School
935 ECHO LN
SPRING BRANCH ISD