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MacArthur High School is a public, magnet school in San Antonio, TX. It has 2,649 students in grades 9-12. Students score above average on state standardized tests. There have been 288 reviews written and they have been mostly positive.

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On Student Culture & Diversity: Student involvement is at an all time high at this moment. This is due to the organization of the "Blue Crew" this past year.

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On Resources & Facilities: There are always tutoring sessions available for students. The counselors are very helpful and parent involvement is the best

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On Educational Outcomes: I feel that I am well prepared for college; not just because of the education I received, but because my mom pushed me to be better. I also think being involved in the dance team helped me to know what teamwork and discipline are.

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On Teachers: The teachers seem to be more interested in the student's ability to learn.

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On Resources & Facilities: There are a lot of resources available, but it's usually hard to get them or use them.

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MacArthur High School is a public, magnet school in San Antonio, TX. It has 2,649 students in grades 9-12. Students score above average on state standardized tests. There have been 288 reviews written and they have been mostly positive.

🔖 About the Academics See more in Academics ...

Graduation Rate

89%

Test Performance

68
MacArthur High School performed better than 68% of other schools on Texas math and reading standardized tests.

Average standardized
test results

SAT:
1760

Based on 44 students surveyed
Math
590
Verbal
600
Writing
570

ACT:
25

Based on 9 students surveyed
Math
25
English
24
Reading
27
Science
24
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 10 responses

  • 31% AP classes offered
  • 27% Teachers
  • 23% Variety of clubs/organizations
  • 12% School spirit
  • 8% Dance team

What one word or phrase best describes this school?     Based on 10 responses

  • 40% Duty, Honor, Country
  • 40% GO BRAHMAS!!
  • 10% Marijuana and entitlement
  • 10% Variety

What are the worst things about this school?     Based on 10 responses

  • 33% Tardy Sweeping
  • 28% Bathroom Rules
  • 22% It's a three story building
  • 17% Cliques

What is the most helpful tip for a student to know before coming to this school?     Based on 10 responses

  • 60% Get involved!
  • 20% Be prepared to complete all assignments on time.
  • 20% Don't procrastinate

If you could do it all over again, would you still want to go to this school?     Based on 20 responses

  • 70% Yes
  • 25% Not sure.
  • 5% No

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

  • 50% The mission statement
  • 50% School spirit

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

Gender Diversity

Male
52.9%
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Female
47.1%
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Racial Diversity

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Hispanic
49.0%
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White
36.3%
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African American
8.2%
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Multiracial
3.1%
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Asian
2.7%
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Native American
0.5%
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Pacific Islander
0.2%