La Joya High School

604 North Coyote Blvd, La Joya, TX 78560 | (956) 580-5100
  • Grades: 8-12
  • Student Enrollment: 2,186
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5 out of 5 | 4 Reviews
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 604 N Coyote Blvd, La Joya, TX 78560
  • Principal or Admin: Mrs Janie Vega
  • Fax: (956) 580-5103
  • Website: www.lajoyaisd.com
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
    All students of this school are eligible for participation in authorized programs.
School District Details

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 2,186
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 149.5
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 14.6
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 1,107 (50.6%)
  • Females: 1,079 (49.4%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 187 (8.6%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 1,112 (50.9%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 1,299 (59.4%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
La Joya High School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian10.05%
Black20.09%
Asian--
Hispanic2,17799.6%
White60.3%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For La Joya High School
  Number Percent
9th Grade75734.6%
10th Grade44220.2%
11th Grade48622.2%
12th Grade50122.9%
Breakdown of College Ready Graduates (2009)
Percent Ready For College in Reading
School:
55.0%
District:
46.0%
State:
62.0%
Percent Ready For College in Math
School:
48.0%
District:
30.0%
State:
60.0%
Faculty Breakdown (2010)
Average Teacher Experience
School:
14.1
District:
9.7
State:
11.3
Percent of Teachers With 1-5 Years Experience
School:
19.8%
District:
29.7%
State:
31.0%
Percent of Teachers With 6-10 Years Experience
School:
17.2%
District:
25.6%
State:
20.3%
Percent of Teachers With 11-20 Years Experience
School:
19.7%
District:
16.1%
State:
24.4%
Percent of Teachers With Greater Than 20 Years Experience
School:
32.0%
District:
14.4%
State:
18.3%
Faculty Salary (2010)
School Administration Average Base Salary
School:
$67,182
District:
$65,510
State:
$70,209
Teacher Average Base Salary
School:
$52,676
District:
$48,157
State:
$48,263
Beginning Teacher Average Base Salary
School:
$43,993
District:
$41,647
State:
$41,165
Teacher With 1-5 Years Experience Average Base Salary
School:
$44,369
State:
$43,527
Teacher With 6-10 Years Experience Average Base Salary
School:
$46,888
State:
$46,149
Teacher With 11-20 Years Experience Average Base Salary
School:
$53,507
State:
$50,153
Teacher With Greater Than 20 Years Experience Average Base Salary
School:
$63,461
State:
$58,427
Source: TX Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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4 reviews for La Joya High School

  • Reviewed by Former Student on February 07, 2011
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • Coyote Pride!!!!

    Visit http://www.LaJoyaReunion.com for the 2011 Coyote Reunion (Classes 93-99!)
  • Reviewed by Student on January 25, 2011
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • its all about KNOWLEDGE AND SUCCESS
  • Reviewed by Student on January 25, 2011
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • The Best One Ever! its all about learning and being a successful person.. its not about grades its about KNOWLEDGE AND SUCCESS!!
  • Reviewed by Parent/Guardian on January 09, 2009
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • great schoo i think im going to have to transfer my kids over.

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