Ray High School

Overview

Student Enrollment
2,039
Best High School in Texas
#785
 Rating 3 out of 10
Grades 9 to 12th grade
School District CORPUS CHRISTI ISD
Type Public
 Phone (361)878-7300
 Location 1002 TEXAN TRL
CORPUS CHRISTI, TX 78411
Charter School No

Ray High School has an academic rating somewhat below the average for Texas high schools based on its low test performance and high AP course participation. It is ranked 785th in the best public high schools in Texas.

Racial Demographics

The Ray High School student body is mostly Hispanic with a smaller White population and has very low racial diversity.

Race Percent Students
White13.6%278
Black2.6%53
Hispanic80.9%1,649
Asian Pacific1.9%38
Native American Indian0.2%5
Hawaiian Pacific Inlander0.1%3
Two or more races0.6%13

Family Income

vs. other Texas high schools
Lower 35.1%

51.6% 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, RAY H S students are largely lower-middle income and rank 772nd in Texas for high school student family income.

Enrollment by Grade

Grade Students
Freshman646
Sophomore537
Junior449
Senior407
Total2,039

Completions

State Standardized Test Performance

Proficient Students
68%
Rank in Texas
799th
Rating
3 out of 10

Students at Ray High School scored an average 68% of students proficient for math and reading as tested by the Texas Education Agency. Performance is somewhat below the state high school median of 73% proficiency and places the school's test performance in the bottom 33.6% of Texas high schools.

Test Proficiency By Gender

Gender Math Proficient Reading Proficient
Girls75% to 79%*66%
Boys65% to 69%*57%

State Test Proficiency by Subgroup

Subgroup Math Proficient Reading Proficient
American Indian-suppressed*
Asian & Pacific Islander50% or more*80% or more*
Black50% or more*60% to 69%*
Hispanic73%58%
Multiracialsuppressed*50% or more*
White60% to 79%*75% to 79%*
With Disabilites40% to 49%*30% to 34%*
Limited English50% or more*11% to 19%*

*Indicates statistic has been anonymized to protect student privacy.

College Admission Test Scoring

Average SAT Score
927

The average SAT score for Ray High School students in 2015 was 927.

College Admission Test Participation

Upperclassmen taking ACT or SAT
23%
Rank in Texas
821st
Rating
1 out of 10

201 out of 856 junior and senior of students took either the ACT or SAT test (23%). College admission testing participation is well below the Texas median rate of 37% and in the bottom 16% for participation.

AP Course and Test Performance

AP Class Enrollment Rate
33%
AP Pass Rank in Texas
391st
AP Pass Rate Rating
3 out of 10

Ray High School offers 18 AP courses. 33 percent of grade nine through twelve students are enrolled in at least one AP class. The AP participation rate is in the 87% percentile and well above the median AP enrollment rate for all Texas schools of 17%. Ray High School had 91 taking AP exams with a 30 passing at least one exam. The AP pass rate is in the 37% percentile and somewhat below the Texas state median of 42 percent.

School State
AP Test Pass Rate 33% 42%
Students enrolled in an AP class 33% 17%
AP Math Enrollment Rate 2%
AP Science Enrollment Rate 2%
AP Other Enrollment Rate 33%
AP Courses Offered 18

Absenteeism Rate

School State
Overall Chronic Absenteeism Rate27%15%
Female Chronic Absenteeism Rate28%
Male Chronic Absenteeism Rate25%

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

Ray High School
1002 TEXAN TRL
CORPUS CHRISTI, TX
78411
(361)878-7300

4 out of 10 1

District

CORPUS CHRISTI ISD
CORPUS CHRISTI, TX