Houston High School

9755 Wolf River Blvd, Germantown, TN 38139 | (901) 756-2370
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Student Enrollment: 1,761
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5 out of 5 | 2 Reviews
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
  • Enrolls 1,761 high school students from grades 9-12
Additional Contact Information
  • Principal or Admin: Ms. Leisa Justus
School District Details
  • Shelby County School District
  • Per-Pupil Spending: $7,357
  • Graduation Rate: 75.7%
  • Dropout Rate: 0.2%
  • Students Per Teacher: 16.0
  • Enrolled Students: 48,211

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 1,761
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 104.9
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 16.8
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 857 (48.7%)
  • Females: 904 (51.3%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 60 (3.4%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 185 (10.5%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 245 (13.9%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Houston High School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian60.3%
Black36520.7%
Asian1387.8%
Hispanic502.8%
White1,20268.3%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Houston High School
  Number Percent
9th Grade42724.2%
10th Grade43424.6%
11th Grade43224.5%
12th Grade46826.6%
Source: TN Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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2 reviews for Houston High School

  • Reviewed by Community Member on May 13, 2009
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • My wife, Vivian, being from Texas originally has a question. How did a school in Tennessee come to be named HOUSTON High School? We received a graduation announcement from a student there. E-mail back with answer.
  • Reviewed by Parent/Guardian on August 21, 2007
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • Moreover, the ability to be innovative helps a leader to break people out of the narrow confines and closed-minded thinking of established tradition. I am very excited about the leadership at HOUSTON HIGH SCHOOL. No pain no gain and no gain no pain!

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