Talkington School For Young Women

10/10
GreatSchools Rating
Reviews
5
Grades
6-12
Students
415
Type
Public
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Academics
10/10
Test scores
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Reading
96%
State avg 74%
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Math
97%
State avg 72%
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Writing
93%
State avg 70%
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College readiness
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Average SAT score
1480
State avg: 1394
Average ACT score
21
State avg: 21
AP course participation
87%
State avg: 19%
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9/10
Student progress

Good news!

Students at this school are making far more academic progress given where they were last year, compared to other students in the state.

High student progress (also known as student growth) means different things, depending on the school's test scores.

High progress with low test scores means... that students are starting at a low point but the school is doing a great job at supporting their academic growth compared to most other schools.

High progress with high test scores means... students have strong academic skills and the school is a doing an excellent job at supporting academic growth compared to most other schools.

Parent tip:

Ask the school how it interprets this rating and what you can do to support the school's success.

Equity
Environment
Students
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Hispanic
White
Black
Two or more races
Asian
American Indian/Alaska Native
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander
Teachers & staff
Parents often value small class sizes, but the truth is more complicated.
Students per teacher
16 :1
State avg: 15 :1
Students per counselor
396 :1
State avg: 489 :1
Percent of teachers with less than 3 years of experience
20%
State avg: 14%
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5 Reviews
5 out of 5 stars
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Neighborhood
415 North Ivory Avenue
Lubbock, TX 79403
Berta Fogerson - School leader
(806) 766-1738
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Last modified: May 3, 2017
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