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9/10
Perfor & Vis Arts High School
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This school is rated above average in school quality compared to other schools in Texas. Students here perform above average on state tests, ... More have above average college readiness measures, are making below average year-over-year academic improvement, take more advanced courses per student than the state average, and this school has above average results in how well it’s serving disadvantaged students.

Academics

9/10

Test scores

Find out what state standardized test scores really tell you about a school – and what they don’t.

Good news!

Test scores at this school are far above the state average, suggesting that most students at this school are performing at or above grade level.


Parent tips

Even high-performing schools can have disparities between student groups. To understand how well this school... More serves all its students, review the information below in the Equity section. Understand what on-track learning looks like for your child and how you can help at home.


Subject
% Proficient
English
95%
State avg: 44%
US History
99%
State avg: 67%
Biology I
97%
State avg: 59%
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4/10

Student progress

This rating measures how much students at this school improved from one year to the next, compared to students with similar proficiency levels at other schools in the state.

A worrisome sign:

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

Low progress with high test scores means students have strong academic skills but that students in this school are making smaller gains than similar students in other schools.


Parent tip

Ask the school how it interprets this rating and how it might use this information to improve its programs.

Equity

10/10

Equity overview

Is this school offering opportunity for all its students, or leaving some kids behind? Successful schools are working to close the achievement gap.

Good news!

Disadvantaged students at this school are performing far better than other students in the state, and this school is successfully closing the achievement gap.


Parent tip:

Schools that close the gap between different student groups are doing something right! Explore the Race/ethnicity and Low-income sections below to learn more.... More Start a conversation with a teacher or a fellow parent about how this school is helping all its students succeed – and how can you help.

Environment

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Student demographics

Studies show that diversity in school leads to long-term benefits for students. Discover why!
White
47%
Hispanic
24%
Black
17%
Asian
9%
Two or more races
2%
American Indian/Alaska Native
<1%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander
<1%

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
354 :1
State avg: 489 :1
Percentage of teachers with 3 or more years experience
80%
State avg: 86%
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Neighborhood

4001 Stanford Street
Houston, TX 77006
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