Vandegrift High School
Best High School in Texas#24
|Rating||10 out of 10|
|Grades||9 to 12th grade|
|School District||LEANDER ISD|
|Location||9500 MCNEIL DR
AUSTIN, TX 78750
Vandegrift 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 24th in the best public high schools in Texas.
The Vandegrift High School student body is primarily White with a smaller Hispanic population and has medium racial diversity.
|Native American Indian||0.2%||4|
|Hawaiian Pacific Inlander||0%||0|
|Two or more races||3.2%||65|
vs. other Texas high schoolsUpper 1.4%
4.6% 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, VANDEGRIFT H S students are largely wealthy and rank 16th in Texas for high school student family income.
Enrollment by Grade
State Standardized Test Performance
Rank in Texas80th
Rating9 out of 10
Students at Vandegrift High School scored an average 90% of students proficient for math and reading as tested by the Texas Education Agency. Performance is significantly above the state high school median of 73% proficiency and places the school's test performance in the top 7.5% of Texas high schools.
Test Proficiency By Gender
|Gender||Math Proficient||Reading Proficient|
|Girls||85% to 89%*||96%|
|Boys||85% to 89%*||89%|
State Test Proficiency by Subgroup
|Subgroup||Math Proficient||Reading Proficient|
|Asian & Pacific Islander||50% or more*||90% to 94%*|
|Black||50% or more*||70% to 79%*|
|Hispanic||80% to 89%*||80% to 84%*|
|Multiracial||suppressed*||90% or more*|
|White||90% to 94%*||95%|
|With Disabilites||40% to 59%*||55% to 59%*|
|Limited English||less than 50%*||40% to 59%*|
*Indicates statistic has been anonymized to protect student privacy.
College Admission Test Scoring
Average SAT Score1156
The average SAT score for Vandegrift High School students in 2015 was 1156.
College Admission Test Participation
Upperclassmen taking ACT or SAT46%
Rank in Texas324th
Rating6 out of 10
424 out of 927 junior and senior of students took either the ACT or SAT test (46%). College admission testing participation is somewhat above the Texas median rate of 37% and in the top 34% for participation.
AP Course and Test Performance
AP Class Enrollment Rate41%
AP Pass Rank in Texas54th
AP Pass Rate Rating9 out of 10
Vandegrift High School offers 25 AP courses. 41 percent of grade nine through twelve students are enrolled in at least one AP class. The AP participation rate is in the 92% percentile and significantly above the median AP enrollment rate for all Texas schools of 17%. Vandegrift High School had 769 taking AP exams with a 628 passing at least one exam. The AP pass rate is in the 91% percentile and significantly above the Texas state median of 42 percent.
|AP Test Pass Rate||82%||42%|
|Students enrolled in an AP class||41%||17%|
|AP Math Enrollment Rate||11%|
|AP Science Enrollment Rate||9%|
|AP Other Enrollment Rate||36%|
|AP Courses Offered||25|
|Overall Chronic Absenteeism Rate||14%||15%|
|Female Chronic Absenteeism Rate||15%|
|Male Chronic Absenteeism Rate||13%|
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Vandegrift High School
9500 MCNEIL DR