MacArthur High School

419 reviews
  1. North East Independent School District
  2. 9-12
  3. Public, Magnet
A-
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Academics
    A-
  2. Diversity
    A
  3. Teachers
    B+
  4. Outcomes
    A-
  5. Clubs & Activities
    B
  6. Health & Safety
    B+
  7. Administration
    A-
  8. Sports & Fitness
    B
  9. Food
    A-
  10. Resources & Facilities
    B
Address
2923 Macarthur View
San Antonio, TX 78217
Telephone
(210) 356-7600
Website
Data not available

MacArthur High School Rankings

Niche ranks over 14,000 public high schools based on statistics and millions of opinions from students and parents.

Outcomes

Average Graduation Rate
92%
Average SAT
1120
Average ACT
25

Academics

Percent Proficient - Reading
87%
Percent Proficient - Math
85%
AP Enrollment
28%
AP Exam Pass Rate
33%
Advance Math Class Enrollment
12%
Poll
How challenging are academics at this school?
  • This school is nationally recognized.
    10%
  • This school is the best in the area.
    35%
  • Probably like most other schools.
    55%
  • This school doesn't challenge anyone.
    0%

Culture & Safety

Health & Safety
B+
Based on the rate of disciplinary actions and student and parent reviews.
Poll
85%
of students agree that they feel safe at their school.27 responses
Poll
70%
of students agree that they like their school and feel happy there.27 responses
Poll
What are your favorite school events or traditions?
Based on 89 responses
  • Mactoberfest
    17%
  • The Brahma March
    17%
  • Football Games
    15%
  • Drum line
    10%
  • Habitat For Humanity
    9%
  • Soccer Games
    9%
  • Prom
    8%

Students

Diversity
A
Based on ethnic and economic diversity and student and parent reviews.
Students
2,621
Free or Reduced Lunch
42%
81%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are competitive.32 responses
78%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are creative and artsy.32 responses
88%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are athletic.32 responses

Teachers

Student-Teacher Ratio
17:1
National
16:1
Average Teacher Salary
$52,234
Teachers in First/Second Year
3.7%
62%
of students and parents agree that the teachers give engaging lessons.47 responses
74%
of students and parents agree that the teachers genuinely care about the students.47 responses
81%
of students and parents agree that the teachers adequately lead and control the classroom.47 responses

Clubs & Activities

Clubs & Activities
B
Based on expenses per student, number of sports offered, and student and parent reviews.
Male Athletes
22%
Female Athletes
12%
Expenses Per Student
$9,903/ year
National
$11,927
85%
of students and parents agree that there are plenty of clubs and organizations for students to get involved in.47 responses
32%
of students and parents agree that clubs and organizations get the funding they need.47 responses
72%
of students and parents agree that lots of students participate in clubs and organizations.47 responses

Homes for Sale

Reviews

419 reviews
  • Excellent
    78
  • Very Good
    191
  • Average
    126
  • Poor
    10
  • Terrible
    1
Very Large school. On one hand good preparatory environment for college. On the other hand if you are looking for teacher one on one compassion and help this school is to big. Very competitive on grades and testing.
  • Parent
  • 2 days ago
These were the best four years of my life, I enjoyed every moment of it. I played Volleyball all four years and was lucky enough to be on the top team.
  • Niche User
  • 18 days ago
The athletic events and and festivities make the school what it is. The pride and dedication the students have on their school make it a great environment to continually improve and make yourself better.
  • High School Senior
  • 3 months ago