Accountability rating (2018-2019)

A

Corpus Christi ISD: B

Total students

2,217

Avg. teacher experience

9.6 years

Corpus Christi ISD: 11.4 years

Statewide: 11.1 years

Four-year graduation rate

99.3 %

Corpus Christi ISD: 92.6%

Statewide: 90%

Veterans Memorial High School is a high school in Corpus Christi, TX, in the Corpus Christi ISD school district. As of the 2019-2020 school year, it had 2,217 students. The school received an accountability rating of A for the previous school year. 36.3% of students were considered at risk of dropping out of school. 0.6% of students were enrolled in bilingual and English language learning programs.

In the Class of 2019, 99.3% of students received their high school diplomas on time or earlier. The dropout rate for students in grades 9-12 was 0.3% for the 2018-2019 school year.

The average SAT score at Veterans Memorial High School was 1060 for students graduating the previous year. The average ACT score was 21.8.

As of the 2019-2020 school year, an average teacher's salary was $55,264, which is $1,827 less than the state average.

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Contact information

Website

veterans.ccisd.us

Address

3750 Cimmarron Blvd
Corpus Christi, TX 78414

Office phone number

(361) 878-7900

Principal

Higher Ed Outcomes

Students in Veterans Memorial High School are part of the Texas Education Agency’s Region 02. Students who started eighth grade in 2008 in this region had a college graduation rate of 19.6 percent. View a more comprehensive breakdown of the higher education outcomes in Region 02.

Demographics

Race and ethnicity

Total students

2,217

African American

78 (3.5%)

Corpus Christi ISD: 3.6%

Statewide: 12.6%

American Indian

6 (0.3%)

Corpus Christi ISD: 0.2%

Statewide: 0.4%

Asian

126 (5.7%)

Corpus Christi ISD: 2%

Statewide: 4.6%

Hispanic

1,444 (65.1%)

Corpus Christi ISD: 79.9%

Statewide: 52.8%

Pacific Islander

5 (0.2%)

Corpus Christi ISD: 0.1%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

521 (23.5%)

Corpus Christi ISD: 13.2%

Statewide: 27%

Two or more races

37 (1.7%)

Corpus Christi ISD: 1.1%

Statewide: 2.5%

African American

3.5%

American Indian

0.3%

Asian

5.7%

Hispanic

65.1%

Pacific Islander

0.2%

White

23.5%

Two or more races

1.7%

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

36.3 %

Corpus Christi ISD: 51.2%

Statewide: 50.6%

Economically disadvantaged

27 %

Corpus Christi ISD: 68.1%

Statewide: 60.3%

Limited English proficiency

0.7 %

Corpus Christi ISD: 6.4%

Statewide: 20.3%

At-risk students

36.3%

Econ. disadvantaged

27.0%

Limited Eng. proficiency

0.7%

Enrollment by program

A look at the percentage of students enrolled in certain programs offered at schools for the 2019-2020 school year. A student can be enrolled in more than one program.

Bilingual/ESL

0.6 %

Corpus Christi ISD: 6.4%

Statewide: 20.6%

Career and Technical

73.6 %

Corpus Christi ISD: 22%

Statewide: 27.6%

Gifted and Talented

0 %

Corpus Christi ISD: 3%

Statewide: 8.1%

Special Education

7.3 %

Corpus Christi ISD: 10.4%

Statewide: 10.5%

Bilingual/ESL

0.6%

Career and technical

73.6%

Gifted and talented

N/A

Special education

7.3%

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 2019-2020 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.

Overall

A

Corpus Christi ISD: B

Student achievement

A

Corpus Christi ISD: C

School progress

B

Corpus Christi ISD: B

Closing the gaps

A

Corpus Christi ISD: B

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 2020 Accountability Manual.

Four-year graduation rates

The percentage of students who started ninth grade in 2015-2016 who received a high school diploma on time — by Aug. 31, 2020. Learn more about how four-year graduation rates are defined.

All students

99.3 %

Corpus Christi ISD: 92.6%

Statewide: 90%

African American

100 %

Corpus Christi ISD: 90.8%

Statewide: 86.2%

American Indian

Masked

Corpus Christi ISD: 100%

Statewide: 87.3%

Asian

100 %

Corpus Christi ISD: 95.5%

Statewide: 96.4%

Hispanic

99.7 %

Corpus Christi ISD: 92.4%

Statewide: 88.2%

Pacific Islander

N/A

Corpus Christi ISD: Masked

Statewide: 88%

White

98.1 %

Corpus Christi ISD: 93.7%

Statewide: 93.7%

Two or more races

100 %

Corpus Christi ISD: 94.1%

Statewide: 91.4%

African American

100.0%

American Indian

Masked

Asian

100.0%

Hispanic

99.7%

Pacific Islander

N/A

White

98.1%

Two or more races

100.0%

Dropout rates

The dropout rate for students in grades 9-12 for the 2018-2019 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 %

Corpus Christi ISD: 1.4%

Statewide: 1.9%

American Indian

0 %

Corpus Christi ISD: 0%

Statewide: 2.5%

African American

2.4 %

Corpus Christi ISD: 2.8%

Statewide: 3%

Asian

0 %

Corpus Christi ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.6%

Hispanic

0.4 %

Corpus Christi ISD: 1.4%

Statewide: 2.3%

Pacific Islander

0 %

Corpus Christi ISD: 0%

Statewide: 2.1%

White

0 %

Corpus Christi ISD: 0.7%

Statewide: 1%

Two or more races

0 %

Corpus Christi ISD: 1.9%

Statewide: 1.7%

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 2018-2019 school year.

All students

17.5 %

Corpus Christi ISD: 15.8%

Statewide: 25.2%

African American

8.1 %

Corpus Christi ISD: 13.7%

Statewide: 16.2%

American Indian

Masked

Corpus Christi ISD: 9.1%

Statewide: 19.4%

Asian

48.5 %

Corpus Christi ISD: 50.8%

Statewide: 60.5%

Hispanic

12.8 %

Corpus Christi ISD: 13.9%

Statewide: 23%

Pacific Islander

Masked

Corpus Christi ISD: 20%

Statewide: 21.2%

White

23.2 %

Corpus Christi ISD: 20.1%

Statewide: 27%

Two or more races

26.7 %

Corpus Christi ISD: 34.9%

Statewide: 28.4%

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 2018-2019 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

62 %

Corpus Christi ISD: 39.3%

Statewide: 51%

African American

Masked

Corpus Christi ISD: 17.9%

Statewide: 29.2%

American Indian

N/A

Corpus Christi ISD: Masked

Statewide: 53.5%

Asian

78.1 %

Corpus Christi ISD: 75.4%

Statewide: 75.1%

Hispanic

53.2 %

Corpus Christi ISD: 31.2%

Statewide: 39.2%

Pacific Islander

Masked

Corpus Christi ISD: Masked

Statewide: 48.6%

White

66.7 %

Corpus Christi ISD: 61.7%

Statewide: 64.5%

Two or more races

Masked

Corpus Christi ISD: 33.3%

Statewide: 64.3%

SAT

The average SAT score for students graduating in 2018-2019, 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

1060

Corpus Christi ISD: 1011

Statewide: 1027

ACT

The average ACT composite score for students graduating in 2018-2019. The maximum score is 36.

Avg. ACT score

21.8

Corpus Christi ISD: 19.6

Statewide: 20.6

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 2018-2019.

Reading

70.7 %

Corpus Christi ISD: 46.3%

Statewide: 60.7%

Math

45.8 %

Corpus Christi ISD: 29.2%

Statewide: 48.6%

Reading + Math

44.9 %

Corpus Christi ISD: 27.7%

Statewide: 44.2%

Reading

70.7%

Math

45.8%

Reading + Math

44.9%

Staff

Teacher ethnicities

These figures are expressed as a percentage of the total teacher full-time equivalent (FTE) as of the 2019-2020 school year.

Total teacher FTEs

119.5

African American

4 (3.3%)

Corpus Christi ISD: 3.6%

Statewide: 10.8%

American Indian

0 (0%)

Corpus Christi ISD: 0.3%

Statewide: 0.3%

Asian

2 (1.7%)

Corpus Christi ISD: 1.3%

Statewide: 1.8%

Hispanic

54.9 (45.9%)

Corpus Christi ISD: 59.2%

Statewide: 28.1%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Corpus Christi ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

55.6 (46.5%)

Corpus Christi ISD: 34.8%

Statewide: 57.7%

Two or more races

3 (2.5%)

Corpus Christi ISD: 0.8%

Statewide: 1.1%

Highest degree held by teachers

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

No degree

5.8 (4.8%)

Corpus Christi ISD: 5.5%

Statewide: 1.3%

Bachelor's

74.9 (62.7%)

Corpus Christi ISD: 64.5%

Statewide: 73.4%

Master's

36.8 (30.8%)

Corpus Christi ISD: 29.2%

Statewide: 24.5%

Doctorate

2 (1.7%)

Corpus Christi ISD: 0.7%

Statewide: 0.7%

Students per teacher

The total number of students divided by the total full-time equivalent count of teachers for 2019-2020.

Students per teacher

18.5

Corpus Christi ISD: 16.4

Statewide: 15.1

Teacher experience

This figure for the 2019-2020 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

9.6 years

Corpus Christi ISD: 11.4 years

Statewide: 11.1 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

$55,264

Corpus Christi ISD: $55,551

Statewide: $57,091

Beginner

$51,655

Corpus Christi ISD: $48,575

Statewide: $49,868

1 to 5 years

$51,984

Corpus Christi ISD: $51,638

Statewide: $52,823

6 to 10 years

$55,291

Corpus Christi ISD: $54,152

Statewide: $55,756

11 to 20 years

$58,449

Corpus Christi ISD: $57,924

Statewide: $59,308

20+ years

$59,553

Corpus Christi ISD: $62,876

Statewide: $65,449

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