Accountability rating (2018-2019)

B

Kipp Texas Public Schools: B

Total students

691

Avg. teacher experience

5.3 years

Kipp Texas Public Schools: 4.4 years

Statewide: 11.2 years

Four-year graduation rate

N/A

Kipp Texas Public Schools: 97.5%

Statewide: 90.3%

Kipp Houston High School is a charter high school in Houston, TX, in the Kipp Texas Public Schools school district. As of the 2020-2021 school year, it had 691 students. 33.4% of students were considered at risk of dropping out of school. 25% of students were enrolled in bilingual and English language learning programs.

Because of the coronavirus pandemic, the state waived accountability ratings for the 2020-2021 school year. The school received an accountability rating of B for the 2018-2019 school year.

The dropout rate for students in grades 9-12 was 0.3% during the 2019-2020 school year.

The average SAT score at Kipp Houston High School was 985 for 2019-2020 graduates. The average ACT score was 20.8.

As of the 2020-2021 school year, an average teacher's salary was $59,140, which is $1,499 more than the state average. On average, teachers had 5.3 years of experience.

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Contact information

Website

www.kipptexas.org

Address

10711 Kipp Way St
Houston, TX 77099

Office phone number

(832) 328-1051

Higher Ed Outcomes

Students in Kipp Houston High School are part of the Texas Education Agency’s Region 04. Students who started eighth grade in 2008 in this region had a college graduation rate of 23.9 percent. View a more comprehensive breakdown of the higher education outcomes in Region 04.

Demographics

Race and ethnicity

Total students

691

African American

150 (21.7%)

Kipp Texas Public Schools: 25.9%

Statewide: 12.7%

American Indian

5 (0.7%)

Kipp Texas Public Schools: 0.4%

Statewide: 0.3%

Asian

20 (2.9%)

Kipp Texas Public Schools: 2%

Statewide: 4.7%

Hispanic

508 (73.5%)

Kipp Texas Public Schools: 69.1%

Statewide: 52.9%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Kipp Texas Public Schools: 0.1%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

4 (0.6%)

Kipp Texas Public Schools: 1.5%

Statewide: 26.5%

Two or more races

4 (0.6%)

Kipp Texas Public Schools: 0.8%

Statewide: 2.7%

African American

21.7%

American Indian

0.7%

Asian

2.9%

Hispanic

73.5%

Pacific Islander

N/A

White

0.6%

Two or more races

0.6%

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

33.4 %

Kipp Texas Public Schools: 42.8%

Statewide: 49.2%

Economically disadvantaged

88.7 %

Kipp Texas Public Schools: 90.3%

Statewide: 60.3%

Limited English proficiency

25 %

Kipp Texas Public Schools: 37%

Statewide: 20.7%

At-risk students

33.4%

Econ. disadvantaged

88.7%

Limited Eng. proficiency

25.0%

Enrollment by program

A look at the percentage of students enrolled in certain programs offered at schools for the 2020-2021 school year. A student can be enrolled in more than one program.

Bilingual/ESL

25 %

Kipp Texas Public Schools: 35.8%

Statewide: 21%

Gifted and Talented

0 %

Kipp Texas Public Schools: 0%

Statewide: 8.3%

Special Education

5.8 %

Kipp Texas Public Schools: 8.6%

Statewide: 11.1%

Bilingual/ESL

25.0%

Gifted and talented

N/A

Special education

5.8%

Academics

Accountability ratings

Texas assigns ratings to districts and campuses that designate their performance in relation to the state's accountability system.

Because of the coronavirus pandemic, the state waived accountability ratings for the 2020-2021 school year. All Texas public school districts and campuses received the label “Not Rated: Declared State of Disaster.” Our schools explorer shows the accountability ratings from the 2018-2019 school year when available.

Overall (2018-2019)

B

Kipp Texas Public Schools: B

Student achievement (2018-2019)

B

Kipp Texas Public Schools: B

School progress (2018-2019)

A

Kipp Texas Public Schools: B

Closing the gaps (2018-2019)

B

Kipp Texas Public Schools: C

The overall grades are based on three categories: student achievement (how well students perform academically), school progress (how well students perform over time and compared to students in similar schools) and closing the gaps (how well schools are boosting performance for subgroups such as students with special needs).

For a detailed explanation of this year’s accountability system, see the 2021 Accountability Manual.

Four-year graduation rates

The percentage of students who started ninth grade in 2016-2017 and received a high school diploma on time — by Aug. 31, 2021. Learn more about how four-year graduation rates are defined.

All students

N/A

Kipp Texas Public Schools: 97.5%

Statewide: 90.3%

African American

N/A

Kipp Texas Public Schools: 99.4%

Statewide: 87%

American Indian

N/A

Kipp Texas Public Schools: N/A

Statewide: 86.3%

Asian

N/A

Kipp Texas Public Schools: 100%

Statewide: 96.7%

Hispanic

N/A

Kipp Texas Public Schools: 97.1%

Statewide: 88.6%

Pacific Islander

N/A

Kipp Texas Public Schools: N/A

Statewide: 89.2%

White

N/A

Kipp Texas Public Schools: 100%

Statewide: 94%

Two or more races

N/A

Kipp Texas Public Schools: Masked

Statewide: 91.1%

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 during the 2019-2020 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

0.3 %

Kipp Texas Public Schools: 0.4%

Statewide: 1.6%

American Indian

Masked

Kipp Texas Public Schools: 0%

Statewide: 2.3%

African American

0 %

Kipp Texas Public Schools: 0%

Statewide: 2.5%

Asian

0 %

Kipp Texas Public Schools: 0%

Statewide: 0.3%

Hispanic

0.4 %

Kipp Texas Public Schools: 0.5%

Statewide: 1.9%

Pacific Islander

N/A

Kipp Texas Public Schools: Masked

Statewide: 1.5%

White

0 %

Kipp Texas Public Schools: 0%

Statewide: 0.9%

Two or more races

Masked

Kipp Texas Public Schools: 0%

Statewide: 1.5%

Chronic absenteeism

The chronic absenteeism rate for students during the 2019-2020 school year. It measures the number of students who were absent for at least ten percent of the school year.

All students

1.6 %

Kipp Texas Public Schools: 4.4%

Statewide: 6.7%

American Indian

Masked

Kipp Texas Public Schools: 5.3%

Statewide: 7.8%

African American

2.4 %

Kipp Texas Public Schools: 6%

Statewide: 8.9%

Asian

0 %

Kipp Texas Public Schools: 0.3%

Statewide: 1.8%

Hispanic

1.5 %

Kipp Texas Public Schools: 3.8%

Statewide: 7.4%

Pacific Islander

N/A

Kipp Texas Public Schools: 0%

Statewide: 7.2%

White

0 %

Kipp Texas Public Schools: 6.4%

Statewide: 5.2%

Two or more races

Masked

Kipp Texas Public Schools: 8%

Statewide: 6.7%

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 2019-2020 school year.

All students

79.3 %

Kipp Texas Public Schools: 68.8%

Statewide: 22%

African American

90.6 %

Kipp Texas Public Schools: 60.6%

Statewide: 13.3%

American Indian

N/A

Kipp Texas Public Schools: Masked

Statewide: 17.2%

Asian

100 %

Kipp Texas Public Schools: 87.5%

Statewide: 59.1%

Hispanic

76.6 %

Kipp Texas Public Schools: 70.2%

Statewide: 18.6%

Pacific Islander

N/A

Kipp Texas Public Schools: N/A

Statewide: 19.5%

White

Masked

Kipp Texas Public Schools: 72%

Statewide: 25.4%

Two or more races

Masked

Kipp Texas Public Schools: 100%

Statewide: 25.8%

AP/IB performance

The percentage of test-taking students in grades 11 and 12 who passed at least one AP or IB exam in the 2019-2020 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

42.6 %

Kipp Texas Public Schools: 39.7%

Statewide: 59%

African American

47.9 %

Kipp Texas Public Schools: 29.5%

Statewide: 40.4%

American Indian

N/A

Kipp Texas Public Schools: N/A

Statewide: 57.6%

Asian

85.7 %

Kipp Texas Public Schools: 85.7%

Statewide: 81.2%

Hispanic

39.9 %

Kipp Texas Public Schools: 41.2%

Statewide: 47.4%

Pacific Islander

N/A

Kipp Texas Public Schools: N/A

Statewide: 58.9%

White

Masked

Kipp Texas Public Schools: 33.3%

Statewide: 69%

Two or more races

Masked

Kipp Texas Public Schools: 42.9%

Statewide: 69.1%

SAT

The average SAT score for students graduating in 2019-2020, 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

985

Kipp Texas Public Schools: 948

Statewide: 1019

ACT

The average ACT composite score for students graduating in 2019-2020. The maximum score is 36.

Avg. ACT score

20.8

Kipp Texas Public Schools: 19.6

Statewide: 20.2

College-ready graduates

A graduate is considered college ready in Reading or Math if he or she has met or exceeded the college-ready criteria on the Texas Success Initiative Assessment (TSIA) test, the SAT or the ACT test. These figures are for students graduating in 2019-2020.

Reading

65.6 %

Kipp Texas Public Schools: 47.6%

Statewide: 59.7%

Math

45.9 %

Kipp Texas Public Schools: 42.5%

Statewide: 47.9%

Reading + Math

41.4 %

Kipp Texas Public Schools: 32.2%

Statewide: 43.2%

Reading

65.6%

Math

45.9%

Reading + Math

41.4%

Staff

Teacher ethnicities

These figures are expressed as a percentage of the total teacher full-time equivalent (FTE) as of the 2020-2021 school year.

Total teacher FTEs

39.5

African American

18 (45.6%)

Kipp Texas Public Schools: 38.9%

Statewide: 11.1%

American Indian

1 (2.5%)

Kipp Texas Public Schools: 0.3%

Statewide: 0.3%

Asian

0 (0%)

Kipp Texas Public Schools: 3%

Statewide: 1.8%

Hispanic

9.7 (24.5%)

Kipp Texas Public Schools: 30.3%

Statewide: 28.4%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Kipp Texas Public Schools: 1.5%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

10.8 (27.4%)

Kipp Texas Public Schools: 22.7%

Statewide: 56.9%

Two or more races

0 (0%)

Kipp Texas Public Schools: 3.1%

Statewide: 1.2%

Highest degree held by teachers

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

No degree

0 (0%)

Kipp Texas Public Schools: 2.5%

Statewide: 1.2%

Bachelor's

20.3 (51.3%)

Kipp Texas Public Schools: 79.3%

Statewide: 73%

Master's

18.3 (46.2%)

Kipp Texas Public Schools: 17.6%

Statewide: 25%

Doctorate

1 (2.5%)

Kipp Texas Public Schools: 0.7%

Statewide: 0.7%

Students per teacher

The total number of students divided by the total full-time equivalent count of teachers for 2020-2021.

Students per teacher

17.5

Kipp Texas Public Schools: 19.3

Statewide: 14.5

Teacher experience

This figure for the 2020-2021 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

5.3 years

Kipp Texas Public Schools: 4.4 years

Statewide: 11.2 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

$59,140

Kipp Texas Public Schools: $56,810

Statewide: $57,641

Beginner

$56,625

Kipp Texas Public Schools: $52,509

Statewide: $50,849

1 to 5 years

$57,303

Kipp Texas Public Schools: $55,976

Statewide: $53,288

6 to 10 years

$59,571

Kipp Texas Public Schools: $58,614

Statewide: $56,282

11 to 20 years

$67,586

Kipp Texas Public Schools: $63,417

Statewide: $59,900

21 to 30 years

$63,781

Kipp Texas Public Schools: $69,706

Statewide: $64,637

30+ years

N/A

Kipp Texas Public Schools: $79,374

Statewide: $69,974

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