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Moody High School

1,813 students in grades 9 ‐ 12

Rated: Met Standard

Moody High School is an predominantly Hispanic school in Corpus Christi with 1,813 students. Students perform well below the state average in passing TAKS scores. Fewer than half of students are prepared for college in both English Language Arts and Math.

Teachers have roughly the same experience as the state average and are paid about the same as the state average.

The school spends $4,814 per student for academic programs and $7,400 per student for all school functions.

Moody High School is located in Congressional District 27, State Board of Education District 2 represented by Ruben Cortez Jr., Texas House District 34 represented by Abel Herrero and Texas Senate District 20 represented by Juan "Chuy" Hinojosa.


Percent of student body by ethnicity

Percent of student body by academic risk factor

Student enrollment by grade level (percent of students/number of students)

Average number of students per class


Rate of students who dropped out

Rate of students who completed school

Number of days students were present divided by number of days students were enrolled

Percent of graduating students completing the requirements of a given graduation plan

College Readiness

Percent of graduating students who take advanced courses

Mean ACT score for all students who took the test

Mean SAT score (math and critical reading) for all students who took the test

Percent of graduating students who meet college-ready criteria on TAKS, SAT or ACT

Percent of high school seniors who graduate by ethnicity

Percent of high school seniors who graduate, receive a GED, or continue high school by ethnicity


Percent of teachers by years of experience in the field

Average years of experience in district and career

Average teacher salary by seniority (salary/percent of teachers)

Teachers by ethnicity and gender (percent/number of teachers)

Percent of staff by role


Spending per student by program

Spending per student by school function in dollars


These campuses are identified as peers for Moody High School by the comptroller's FAST report based on factors – like "regional wages, district size and student characteristics" – that affect the cost of education.

Name Enrollment Accountability Rating City
Boyd High School 335 Improvement Required Boyd
Bryan Adams High School 1,851 Met Standard Dallas
Canutillo High School 1,556 Met Standard Canutillo
Cleburne High School 1,654 Met Standard Cleburne
Crandall High School 736 Met Standard Crandall
Donna High School 2,197 Met Standard Donna
East Chambers High School 357 Met Standard Winnie
Farmersville High School 440 Met Standard Farmersville
Grandview High School 346 Met Standard Grandview
Gregory-Portland High School 1,279 Met Standard Portland
Hardin High School 360 Met Standard Hardin
Health Careers High School M 853 Met Standard San Antonio
Houston Academy For International Studies 323 Met Standard Houston
Hutto High School 1,219 Met Standard Hutto
Irvin High School 1,732 Met Standard El Paso
La Villa High School 170 Met Standard La Villa
Lockhart High School Freshman ML Cisneros Campus 327 Met Standard Lockhart
Luling High School 387 Met Standard Luling
Odem High School 303 Met Standard Odem
Pilot Point High School 448 Met Standard Pilot Point
Port Neches-Groves High School 1,392 Met Standard Port Neches
Riesel School 305 Met Standard Riesel
Roosevelt High School 310 Met Standard Lubbock
Sabine High School 381 Met Standard Gladewater
Shallowater High School 421 Met Standard Shallowater
Smithville High School 528 Met Standard Smithville
South Texas Academy Of Medical Technology M 461 Met Standard San Benito
Southwest High School 1,467 Met Standard Fort Worth
Spring Hill High School 523 Met Standard Longview
Trimble Technical High School 1,835 Met Standard Fort Worth
Troy High School 373 Met Standard Troy
Valle Verde Early College High School 294 Met Standard El Paso
Veterans Memorial High School 1,858 Met Standard Mission
Waller High School 1,494 Met Standard Waller
Whitesboro High School 448 Met Standard Whitesboro
Wimberley High School 677 Met Standard Wimberley