Moody High School

Overview

Student Enrollment
1,665
Best High School in Texas
#876
 Rating 2 out of 10
Grades 9 to 12th grade
School District CORPUS CHRISTI ISD
Type Public
 Phone (361)878-7340
 Location 1818 TROJAN DR
CORPUS CHRISTI, TX 78416
Charter School No

Moody High School has an academic rating well below the average for Texas high schools based on its low test performance and high AP course participation. It is ranked 876th in the best public high schools in Texas.

Racial Demographics

The Moody High School student body is almost exclusively Hispanic with a small White population and has extremely low racial diversity.

Race Percent Students
White3.1%52
Black2.9%49
Hispanic92.9%1,546
Asian Pacific0.7%11
Native American Indian0%0
Hawaiian Pacific Inlander0%0
Two or more races0.4%7

Family Income

vs. other Texas high schools
Lower 22.2%

61.4% 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, MOODY H S students are largely lower income and rank 926th in Texas for high school student family income.

Enrollment by Grade

Grade Students
Freshman516
Sophomore400
Junior404
Senior345
Total1,665

Completions

State Standardized Test Performance

Proficient Students
66%
Rank in Texas
836th
Rating
2 out of 10

Students at Moody High School scored an average 66% of students proficient for math and reading as tested by the Texas Education Agency. Performance is well below the state high school median of 73% proficiency and places the school's test performance in the bottom 29.8% of Texas high schools.

Test Proficiency By Gender

Gender Math Proficient Reading Proficient
Girls75% to 79%*59%
Boys70% to 74%*53%

State Test Proficiency by Subgroup

Subgroup Math Proficient Reading Proficient
American Indian-suppressed*
Asian & Pacific Islander-suppressed*
Black60% to 79%*50% to 59%*
Hispanic76%56%
Multiracialsuppressed*suppressed*
White50% or more*60% to 69%*
With Disabilites60% to 79%*30% to 34%*
Limited English50% or more*20% to 29%*

*Indicates statistic has been anonymized to protect student privacy.

College Admission Test Scoring

Average SAT Score
839

The average SAT score for Moody High School students in 2015 was 839.

College Admission Test Participation

Upperclassmen taking ACT or SAT
27%
Rank in Texas
739th
Rating
2 out of 10

205 out of 749 junior and senior of students took either the ACT or SAT test (27%). College admission testing participation is well below the Texas median rate of 37% and in the bottom 24% for participation.

AP Course and Test Performance

AP Class Enrollment Rate
31%
AP Pass Rank in Texas
547th
AP Pass Rate Rating
1 out of 10

Moody High School offers 18 AP courses. 31 percent of grade nine through twelve students are enrolled in at least one AP class. The AP participation rate is in the 85% percentile and well above the median AP enrollment rate for all Texas schools of 17%. Moody High School had 174 taking AP exams with a 24 passing at least one exam. The AP pass rate is in the 12% 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 31% 17%
AP Math Enrollment Rate 6%
AP Science Enrollment Rate 7%
AP Other Enrollment Rate 29%
AP Courses Offered 18

Absenteeism Rate

School State
Overall Chronic Absenteeism Rate32%15%
Female Chronic Absenteeism Rate36%
Male Chronic Absenteeism Rate28%

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 Students0%0
Boys0%0
Girls0%0
Texas Median11.8%

Out-of-School Suspension Rate

Group Percent Suspensions
All Students0%0
Boys0%0
Girls0%0

Location

Moody High School
1818 TROJAN DR
CORPUS CHRISTI, TX
78416
(361)878-7340

3 out of 10 1

District

CORPUS CHRISTI ISD
CORPUS CHRISTI, TX