School Details

La Porte Junior High School

401 S Broadway, La Porte, TX 77571
(281) 604-6600
6

(out of 10)

Public Grades 7-8 557 students 15 students/teacher (TX avg is 15)

Test Scores by grade

76%
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TX00194

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  • This school in 2013
  • La Porte Independent School District average
  • Texas state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

87%
89%
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69%
74%
77%
87%
89%
84%
77%
81%
75%
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66%
63%

TX00194

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  • This school in 2013
  • La Porte Independent School District average
  • Texas state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

100%
73%
78%

TX00194

None
  • This school in 2013
  • La Porte Independent School District average
  • Texas state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

About this school

La Porte Junior High School is a public middle school in La Porte. The principal of La Porte Junior High School is Ms Cynthia Anderson, whose e-mail is defeev@lpisd.org. 557 students go to La Porte Junior High School and are mostly Black, non-Hispanic; White, non-Hispanic; and Hispanic. 3% of the La Porte Junior High School students have "limited English proficiency." 39% of the 557 students here are classified as "economically disadvantaged", and 46% have subsidized lunches. The student to teacher ratio at La Porte Junior High School is 15:1. Dewalt Alternative School is one of the nearest middle schools.

Extracurricular activities

Arts

  • Band
  • Chorus
  • Computer arts
  • Drawing painting
  • Orchestra
  • Theater drama
  • Video film production

Sports

  • Basketball
  • Cheerleading
  • Cross country
  • Football
  • P.E. classes
  • Tennis
  • Track
  • Volleyball

Student Ethnicities

Ethnicity School District
Black, non-Hispanic 8% 9%
White, non-Hispanic 46% 52%
Hispanic 41% 37%
Multiracial 4% %
Asian/Pacific Islander 1% 2%
Native American or Native Alaskan 0.7% 0.3%
Asian 0.4% %
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0.2% %

Student Subgroups

Subgroup School District
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 46% 43%
Limited English proficiency 3% 7%
Economically disadvantaged 39% 38%

Community ratings & reviews

  • (8 years ago)

    A fasod of a quality program but actually very inadequate. Expectations from students is low.

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Overall score

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  • Teacher quality
  • Principal leadership
  • Parent involvement

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