Lamar High School

  Met Standard   (Based on 2016 STAAR Data)
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Lamar High School

School Summary
Lamar High School is located at 3325 WESTHEIMER RD, HOUSTON, TX, 77098. The school is part of HOUSTON ISD.
To contact the school, call (713) 522-5960.

Teachers
Lamar High School employs 144 teachers, who have been with the school an average of 7 years. The teachers average 10 years of experience in teaching. The school currently has 3,313 students with a student to teacher ratio of 23.00 S/T. The special education division has 5 teachers assisting it. Lamar High School also employs 6 education aids.
Enrollment 3351
Is Charter No
School District: HOUSTON ISD
Phone Number: (713) 522-5960
Address: 3325 WESTHEIMER RD ,
HOUSTON , 77098 Map It
County: harris county
Accountability Rating of Lamar High School: Met Standard
 
Grade Span 09 - 12
Principal DR JAMES A MCSWAIN
Website Click to view

Accountability

Rating of Lamar High School

4 / 4

Performance
Index


School Index Required
Student Achievement 82 60 36.67%
Student Progress 25 17 47.06%
Closing Performance Gaps 48 30 60.00%
Post-secondary Readiness 88 60 46.67%

5 / 7

Distinction
Designations


 

Read/ELA
Mathematic
Science
Social Studies
Top 25% Student Progress
Post-secondary
Top 25% Closing Performance Gaps

Lamar High School Student / Staff

Statistics

Student Statistics

Ethnic Group Number Percent
African American 1,088 32.84 %
Hispanic 1,203 36.31 %
White 822 24.81 %
Asian 132 3.98 %
Native American 10 0.30 %
Two or More Races 53 1.60 %
Total Students 3,313 100.00%
Economically Disadvantaged 1,544 46.60 %
Limited English Proficiency 165 4.98 %
 
Program Number Percent
Bilingual 151 4.56 %
Gifted & Talented 887 26.77 %
Special Education 182 5.49 %
Teacher Student Ratio   23.00 S/T

Staff Statistics

Experience Number Percent
Over 20 years 18 12.16%
10 - 20 years 29 20.36%
6 - 10 years 24 16.96%
1- 5 years 59 40.79%
Beginning Teacher 14 9.73%
Teacher Experience Average 9.60 yrs  
Teacher Tenure Average 6.60 yrs  
 
Teacher Type Number Percent
Total Teachers 144 100.00%
Female Teachers 76 52.61%
Male Teachers 68 47.32%
School Admin 10  
School Support 13  
Edu Aids 6  
Special Education 5  

Lamar High School 2016 STAAR

Statistics

Group All Subjects Read Math Science SocStudies Writing      
ALL 82 % 75 % 78 % 92 % 93 % . %
African American 81 % 73 % 80 % 91 % 93 % . %
Hispanic 78 % 70 % 77 % 89 % 89 % . %
White 91 % 88 % 79 % 96 % 98 % . %
Asian 88 % 81 % 87 % 100 % 93 % . %
Two or More Races 92 % 89 % 86 % 92 % 100 % . %
Economically Disadvantaged 77 % 68 % 77 % 89 % 89 % . %
Male Students 78 % 69 % 75 % 90 % 92 % . %
Female Students 86 % 82 % 82 % 93 % 93 % . %
Special Education 42 % 32 % 43 % 60 % 56 % . %
Limited English Proficiency 37 % 20 % 55 % 58 % 58 % . %

Lamar High School Class of 2015

Graduates

Standardized Test

Graduation

Group % Tested SAT Avg ACT Avg Abv Criteria   Read Ready Math Ready Both Ready Graduated GED Cont. Dropout
ALL ? 1427 22.5 27.5   50 45 41 95.5 0.4 2.2 2
African American ? 1330 19.7 12.4   32 29 26 95.5 0 1.9 2.7
Hispanic 99.7 1340 20.6 15.8   43 33 29 95.5 0.3 3.1 1
White 100 1644 25.5 59   79 75 72 95.2 1 1.9 1.9
Asian ? 1532 24.2 42.2   73 70 65 97.6 0 0 2.4
Two or More Races 100 1424 * 20   40 30 30 90.9 0 0 9.1
Male Students 99.5 1449 23.6 32.2   52 51 46 94 0.5 3 2.5
Female Students ? 1407 21.6 23   48 39 36 96.9 0.2 1.4 1.4
Special Education n/a n/a n/a n/a   13 8 4 65.1 0 18.6 16.3
Eco Disadvantaged n/a n/a n/a n/a   36 29 26 95 0.2 1.5 3.2

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