Furr High School

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Furr High School

School Summary
Furr High School is located at 520 MERCURY, HOUSTON, TX, 77013. The school is part of HOUSTON ISD.
To contact the school, call (713) 675-1118.

Teachers
Furr High School employs 64 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 1,122 students with a student to teacher ratio of 17.60 S/T. The special education division has 5 teachers assisting it. Furr High School also employs 5 education aids.
Enrollment 1122
Is Charter No
School District: HOUSTON ISD
Phone Number: (713) 675-1118
Address: 520 MERCURY ,
HOUSTON , 77013 Directions
County: harris county
Grade Span 09 - 12
Principal MR STEVEN STAPLETON
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Accountability

Ratings & Designations of Furr High School

Accountability Ratings


  Average
Scaled Score
Student Achievement 73
Student Progress 73
Closing Performance Gaps 71
Overall 72

Distinction Designations


 

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

Furr High School Student / Staff

Statistics

Student Statistics

Racial/Ethnic Group Number Percent
African American 209 18.63 %
Hispanic 879 78.34 %
White 18 1.60 %
Asian 6 0.53 %
Native American 4 0.36 %
Two or More Races 4 0.36 %
Total Students 1,122 100.00%
Economically Disadvantaged 883 78.70 %
Limited English Proficiency 221 19.70 %
 
Program Number Percent
Bilingual 216 19.25 %
Gifted & Talented 28 2.50 %
Special Education 140 12.48 %
Teacher Student Ratio   17.60 S/T

Staff Statistics

Experience Number Percent
Over 20 years 9 14.29%
10 - 20 years 12 18.05%
6 - 10 years 14 21.66%
1- 5 years 19 30.14%
Beginning Teacher 10 15.70%
Teacher Experience Average 9.50 yrs  
Teacher Tenure Average 6.90 yrs  
 
Teacher Type Number Percent
Total Teachers 64 100.00%
Female Teachers 30 47.10%
Male Teachers 34 52.90%
School Admin 5  
School Support 11  
Edu Aids 5  
Special Education 5  

Furr High School 2018 STAAR

Statistics

Group All Subjects Read Math Science SocStudies Writing      
ALL 52 % 40 % 52 % 62 % 81 % . %
African American 45 % * % * % * % 79 % . %
Hispanic 54 % 42 % 55 % 61 % 82 % . %
White * % * % * % * % * % . %
Asian * % * % * % * % . % . %
Two or More Races * % * % . % . % * % . %
Economically Disadvantaged 52 % 39 % 55 % 62 % 79 % . %
Male Students 45 % 33 % 47 % 54 % 75 % . %
Female Students 62 % 49 % * % 72 % 88 % . %
Special Education 26 % 14 % 35 % 32 % * % . %
Limited English Proficiency 33 % * % * % * % 49 % . %

Furr High School Class of 2017

Graduates

Standardized Test

Graduation

Group % Tested SAT Avg ACT Avg Abv Criteria   Read Ready Math Ready Both Ready Graduated GED Cont. Dropout
ALL 91 837 17.1 0.6   34.2 23.1 22.1 91.2 0 1.9 7
African American 89.7 780 * 0   17.2 13.8 10.3 93.8 0 0 6.3
Hispanic 91.4 848 17.9 0.7   36.8 23.9 23.3 90.9 0 2.3 6.9
White * * . *   * * * 80 0 0 20
Asian * * * *   * * * * * * *
Two or More Races * * . *   * * * . . . .
Male Students 90.7 834 16 1   28.7 22.2 21.3 88 0 2.6 9.4
Female Students 91.2 841 17.9 0   40.7 24.2 23.1 94.9 0 1 4.1
Special Education n/a n/a n/a n/a   5 0 0 95.2 0 0 4.8
Eco Disadvantaged n/a n/a n/a n/a   34.6 23.8 22.7 91.4 0 2 6.6

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