Total students

1,981

Students per teacher

18.9

Corpus Christi ISD: 16.6

Statewide: 15.1

Avg. teacher experience

9.1 years

Corpus Christi ISD: 12.2 years

Statewide: 10.9 years

Four-year graduation rate

N/A

Corpus Christi ISD: 87.8%

Statewide: 89.1%

Veterans Memorial High School is a high school in Corpus Christi, TX, in the Corpus Christi ISD school district. As of the 2016-2017 school year, it had 1,981 students. The school received an accountability rating of “met standard.” 42.6% of students were considered at risk of dropping out of school. 0.5% of students were enrolled in bilingual and English language learning programs.

An average teacher's salary was $52,787, which is $262 more than the state average.

Contact information

Website

veterans.ccisd.us

Address

3750 Cimmarron Blvd
Corpus Christi, TX 78414

Office phone number

(361) 878-7900

Principal

Higher Ed Outcomes

Students in Veterans Memorial High School are part of the Texas Education Agency’s Region 02. Students who started eighth grade in 2006 in this region had a college graduation rate of 18.1 percent. View a more comprehensive breakdown of the higher education outcomes in Region 02.

Demographics

Ethnicity

Total students

1,981

African American

53 (2.7%)

Corpus Christi ISD: 4%

Statewide: 12.6%

American Indian

6 (0.3%)

Corpus Christi ISD: 0.2%

Statewide: 0.4%

Asian

106 (5.4%)

Corpus Christi ISD: 2%

Statewide: 4.2%

Hispanic

1,308 (66%)

Corpus Christi ISD: 79.5%

Statewide: 52.4%

Pacific Islander

5 (0.3%)

Corpus Christi ISD: 0.1%

Statewide: 0.1%

White

482 (24.3%)

Corpus Christi ISD: 13.6%

Statewide: 28.1%

Two or more races

21 (1.1%)

Corpus Christi ISD: 0.7%

Statewide: 2.2%

African American

2.7%

American Indian

0.3%

Asian

5.4%

Hispanic

66.0%

Pacific Islander

0.3%

White

24.3%

Two or more races

1.1%

Risk factors

A student is identified as being at risk of dropping out of school based on state-defined criteria. A student is defined as "economically disadvantaged" if he or she is eligible for free or reduced-price lunch or other public assistance.

At-risk students

42.6 %

Corpus Christi ISD: 55.5%

Statewide: 50.3%

Economically disadvantaged

29.1 %

Corpus Christi ISD: 66.2%

Statewide: 59%

Limited English proficiency

0.6 %

Corpus Christi ISD: 6.2%

Statewide: 18.9%

At-risk students

42.6%

Econ. disadvantaged

29.1%

Limited Eng. proficiency

0.6%

Enrollment by program

A look at the percentage of students enrolled in certain programs offered at schools for the 2016-2017 school year. A student can be enrolled in more than one program.

Bilingual/ESL

0.5 %

Corpus Christi ISD: 5.7%

Statewide: 18.8%

Career and Technical

63.9 %

Corpus Christi ISD: 19.9%

Statewide: 25%

Gifted and Talented

0 %

Corpus Christi ISD: 2.9%

Statewide: 7.8%

Special Education

5.9 %

Corpus Christi ISD: 8.6%

Statewide: 8.8%

Bilingual/ESL

0.5%

Career and technical

63.9%

Gifted and talented

N/A

Special education

5.9%

Academics

Accountability rating

Texas assigns ratings to districts and campuses that designate their performance in relation to the state’s academic accountability system. Possible ratings are as follows: Met standard, Met alternative standard, Improvement required, Not rated and Not rated: Data integrity issues.

For a detailed explanation of this year’s accountability system, see the 2017 Accountability Manual.

Accountability rating

Met standard

Corpus Christi ISD: Met standard

Four-year graduation rates

The percentage of students who started ninth grade in 2012-2013 who received a high school diploma on time — by Aug. 31, 2016. (Learn more about how four-year graduation rates are defined.)

All students

N/A

Corpus Christi ISD: 87.8%

Statewide: 89.1%

African American

N/A

Corpus Christi ISD: 80.6%

Statewide: 85.4%

American Indian

N/A

Corpus Christi ISD: 80%

Statewide: 87.4%

Asian

N/A

Corpus Christi ISD: 96%

Statewide: 95.7%

Hispanic

N/A

Corpus Christi ISD: 87.8%

Statewide: 86.9%

Pacific Islander

N/A

Corpus Christi ISD: Masked

Statewide: 88%

White

N/A

Corpus Christi ISD: 90.3%

Statewide: 93.4%

Two or more races

N/A

Corpus Christi ISD: 86.7%

Statewide: 90.8%

African American

N/A

American Indian

N/A

Asian

N/A

Hispanic

N/A

Pacific Islander

N/A

White

N/A

Two or more races

N/A

Dropout rates

The dropout rate for students in grades 9-12 for the 2015-2016 school year. It is calculated by dividing the number of dropouts by the number of students who were in attendance at any time during the school year.

All students

0 %

Corpus Christi ISD: 2%

Statewide: 2%

American Indian

0 %

Corpus Christi ISD: 0%

Statewide: 2.7%

African American

0 %

Corpus Christi ISD: 2.5%

Statewide: 3%

Asian

0 %

Corpus Christi ISD: 0.8%

Statewide: 0.6%

Hispanic

0 %

Corpus Christi ISD: 2%

Statewide: 2.4%

Pacific Islander

Masked

Corpus Christi ISD: 0%

Statewide: 2.6%

White

0 %

Corpus Christi ISD: 1.9%

Statewide: 1.1%

Two or more races

0 %

Corpus Christi ISD: 1.3%

Statewide: 1.5%

College readiness

AP/IB participation

The percentage of students in grades 11 and 12 taking at least one Advanced Placement (AP) or International Baccalaureate (IB) exam in any subject during the 2015-2016 school year.

All students

25.3 %

Corpus Christi ISD: 15.7%

Statewide: 25.5%

African American

0 %

Corpus Christi ISD: 9.2%

Statewide: 17.2%

American Indian

Masked

Corpus Christi ISD: 0%

Statewide: 19.4%

Asian

46.7 %

Corpus Christi ISD: 55.8%

Statewide: 59.3%

Hispanic

22.3 %

Corpus Christi ISD: 12.8%

Statewide: 23.1%

Pacific Islander

N/A

Corpus Christi ISD: Masked

Statewide: 25.1%

White

32.9 %

Corpus Christi ISD: 28.1%

Statewide: 27.9%

Two or more races

Masked

Corpus Christi ISD: 24.1%

Statewide: 29%

AP/IB performance

The percentage of test-taking students who passed at least one AP or IB exam in the 2015-2016 school year. A passing score on the AP exam is a 3, 4 or 5. On an IB exam, it is a 4, 5, 6 or 7.

All students

28.4 %

Corpus Christi ISD: 40.7%

Statewide: 49.5%

African American

N/A

Corpus Christi ISD: 20%

Statewide: 28.2%

American Indian

N/A

Corpus Christi ISD: N/A

Statewide: 47.6%

Asian

42.9 %

Corpus Christi ISD: 62.7%

Statewide: 72.9%

Hispanic

21.4 %

Corpus Christi ISD: 34.6%

Statewide: 37.3%

Pacific Islander

N/A

Corpus Christi ISD: Masked

Statewide: 48%

White

33.3 %

Corpus Christi ISD: 51.4%

Statewide: 63.3%

Two or more races

Masked

Corpus Christi ISD: 42.9%

Statewide: 60.1%

SAT

The average SAT score for the Class of 2016, with critical reading, writing and mathematics results combined. The maximum score is 2400. For the small percentage of students who took the redesigned SAT with a maximum score of 1600, their scores were converted to the equivalent scores on the previous SAT using College Board concordance tables.

Avg. SAT score

N/A

Corpus Christi ISD: 1322

Statewide: 1375

ACT

The average ACT composite score for the Class of 2016. The maximum score is 36.

Avg. ACT score

N/A

Corpus Christi ISD: 19.0

Statewide: 20.3

College-ready graduates

A graduate is considered college ready in English or Math if he or she has met or exceeded the college-ready criteria on the TAKS exit-level test, the SAT or the ACT test. These figures are for the Class of 2016.

English

N/A

Corpus Christi ISD: 43.3%

Statewide: 50.6%

Math

N/A

Corpus Christi ISD: 29.2%

Statewide: 44.6%

English + Math

N/A

Corpus Christi ISD: 26%

Statewide: 38.7%

English

N/A

Math

N/A

English + Math

N/A

Staff

Teacher ethnicities

These figures are expressed as a percentage of the total teacher full-time equivalent (FTE).

Total teacher FTEs

104.8

African American

5 (4.8%)

Corpus Christi ISD: 3.6%

Statewide: 10.2%

American Indian

0 (0%)

Corpus Christi ISD: 0.3%

Statewide: 0.4%

Asian

3 (2.9%)

Corpus Christi ISD: 1.2%

Statewide: 1.5%

Hispanic

42 (40.1%)

Corpus Christi ISD: 56.8%

Statewide: 26.6%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Corpus Christi ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.4%

White

53.8 (51.3%)

Corpus Christi ISD: 37.4%

Statewide: 59.8%

Two or more races

1 (1%)

Corpus Christi ISD: 0.6%

Statewide: 1.1%

Highest degree held by teachers

These figures are expressed as a percentage of the total teacher full-time equivalent.

No degree

4.9 (4.7%)

Corpus Christi ISD: 1.6%

Statewide: 1.2%

Bachelor's

61.1 (58.3%)

Corpus Christi ISD: 64.9%

Statewide: 74.5%

Master's

37.8 (36.1%)

Corpus Christi ISD: 32.7%

Statewide: 23.6%

Doctorate

1 (1%)

Corpus Christi ISD: 0.8%

Statewide: 0.6%

Students per teacher

The total number of students divided by the total full-time equivalent count of teachers for 2016-2017.

Students per teacher

18.9

Corpus Christi ISD: 16.6

Statewide: 15.1

Teacher experience

This figure for the 2016-2017 school year refers to tenure — the number of years a teacher has been employed in any district, whether or not there was an interruption in service.

Avg. teacher experience

9.1 years

Corpus Christi ISD: 12.2 years

Statewide: 10.9 years

Teacher salaries

The average salaries listed here are for regular duties only and do not include supplemental pay. For teachers who also have nonteaching roles, only the portion of time and pay dedicated to classroom responsibilities is factored into the calculation.

Base average

$52,787

Corpus Christi ISD: $53,856

Statewide: $52,525

Beginner

$48,823

Corpus Christi ISD: $47,912

Statewide: $46,199

1 to 5 years

$49,395

Corpus Christi ISD: $49,487

Statewide: $48,779

6 to 10 years

$53,442

Corpus Christi ISD: $51,658

Statewide: $51,184

11 to 20 years

$55,636

Corpus Christi ISD: $55,408

Statewide: $54,396

20+ years

$59,319

Corpus Christi ISD: $61,362

Statewide: $60,913

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