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John B Connally High School

2,081 students in grades 9 ‐ 12

Rated: Met Standard

John B Connally High School is a suburban school in Austin with 2,081 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 $4,306 per student for academic programs and $6,321 per student for all school functions.

John B Connally High School is located in Congressional District 17, State Board of Education District 10 represented by Tom Maynard, Texas House District 50 represented by Celia Israel and Texas Senate District 14 represented by Kirk Watson.


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

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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)

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Spending per student by program

Spending per student by school function in dollars


These campuses are identified as peers for John B Connally 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
Abilene High School 2,091 Met Standard Abilene
Akins High School 2,650 Met Standard Austin
Austin High School 2,350 Met Standard Austin
Bastrop High School 2,318 Met Standard Bastrop
Berkner High School 2,721 Met Standard Richardson
Bryan High School 2,481 Improvement Required Bryan
Central High School 2,107 Met Standard San Angelo
Cypress Falls High School 3,347 Met Standard Houston
Dobie High School 3,431 Met Standard Houston
Duncanville High School 3,844 Improvement Required Duncanville
Eagle Pass High School 2,152 Met Standard Eagle Pass
Grand Prairie High School 2,006 Met Standard Grand Prairie
Hightower High School 2,719 Met Standard Missouri City
Jersey Village High School 2,953 Met Standard Houston
Judson High School 3,068 Met Standard Converse
Klein Forest High School 3,474 Met Standard Houston
Lamar High School 2,783 Met Standard Arlington
Langham Creek High School 3,126 Met Standard Houston
Mayde Creek High School 2,760 Met Standard Houston
Mesquite High School 2,744 Met Standard Mesquite
Nimitz High School 2,875 Improvement Required Houston
North Garland High School 2,195 Met Standard Garland
Pasadena Memorial High School 2,791 Met Standard Pasadena
Pflugerville High School 2,296 Met Standard Pflugerville
Richardson High School 2,399 Met Standard Richardson
Robert E Lee High School M 2,637 Met Standard Tyler
Round Rock High School 2,772 Met Standard Round Rock
Sachse High School 2,558 Met Standard Sachse
Sam Rayburn High School 2,600 Met Standard Pasadena
Spring High School 3,520 Met Standard Spring
Sterling High School 2,334 Met Standard Baytown
Stony Point High School 2,535 Met Standard Round Rock
Sunset High School 2,370 Met Standard Dallas
Taft High School M 2,808 Met Standard San Antonio
Tascosa High School 2,118 Met Standard Amarillo
Taylor High School 2,810 Met Standard Houston
United South High School 2,629 Met Standard Laredo
Westfield High School 3,222 Met Standard Houston
Westside High School M 2,954 Met Standard Houston
WT White High School 2,266 Met Standard Dallas