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Harker Heights High School is a public school in Harker Heights, TX. It has 2,433 students in grades 9-12. Students score below average on state standardized tests. There have been 239 reviews written and they have been mixed.

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On Sports & Fitness: Everyone is always excited about games at the school, especially football games.

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On Resources & Facilities: Technology is becoming more prevalent in classroom instruction.

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On Teachers: Most of the teachers are very helpful and friendly.

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On Food: There's a lot of variety. You're bound to find what you want.

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On Overall Experience: I used to be a very quiet, shy person (and I still am to some extent), but by being involved in so many of the school's clubs, I've learned to come out of my shell.

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Harker Heights High School is a public school in Harker Heights, TX. It has 2,433 students in grades 9-12. Students score below average on state standardized tests. There have been 239 reviews written and they have been mixed.

🔖 About the Academics See more in Academics ...

Graduation Rate

92%

Test Performance

32
Harker Heights High School performed better than 32% of other schools on Texas math and reading standardized tests.

Average standardized
test results

SAT:
1620

Based on 45 students surveyed
Math
540
Verbal
550
Writing
530

ACT:
26

Based on 15 students surveyed
Math
24
English
26
Reading
27
Science
25
All test result data aggregated from users of colleges.niche.com

🏦 Where Students Go See more in Educational Outcomes ...

Student Polls

What are the best things about this school?     Based on 11 responses

  • 33% Prominence of sports & band
  • 22% Sports
  • 17% School spirit
  • 11% The students, the way the adults care and help
  • 6% Debate, Wrestling, and soccer club
  • 6% Theatre Program
  • 6% Cafeteria food

What are the worst things about this school?     Based on 11 responses

  • 35% Students who disrespect teachers
  • 24% Small bit of childishness
  • 18% Performing Arts Orchestra Building too small
  • 6% Cafeteria Food
  • 6% Large bit of childishness
  • 6% Too many students, not enough room
  • 6% Cleanliness

What one thing distinguishes this school from other schools?     Based on 10 responses

  • 40% Only Orchestra in the District
  • 20% Unique
  • 20% Band
  • 10% Only prominent speech team in the area
  • 10% Not as bad as other schools

What one word or phrase best describes this school?     Based on 11 responses

What is the most helpful tip for a student to know before coming to this school?     Based on 11 responses

  • 73% Be open
  • 18% Join Clubs
  • 9% Go to tutoring

If you could do it all over again, would you still want to go to this school?     Based on 23 responses

  • 57% Yes
  • 26% Not sure.
  • 17% No

About the Students More in Student Culture & Diversity ...

Gender Diversity

Male
50.1%
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Female
49.9%
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Racial Diversity

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White
39.0%
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African American
30.1%
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Hispanic
20.3%
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Multiracial
5.2%
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Asian
4.2%
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Native American
0.7%
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Pacific Islander
0.5%