LAMAR HIGH SCHOOL

Go back
3325 WESTHEIMER RD
HOUSTON, TX 77098
Visit this school's website
Phone: 713-522-5960
School Information
  • School Rating: 3
  • Educational Climate: Above Average
  • Technology Measure: High
  • Type: Public
  • Grades: 9th Grade - 12th Grade
  • District: Houston Isd
  • Students/Teacher: 20:1
  • Students/Grade: 850
  • Number Students: 3400
  • Number Teachers: 130
  • Instructional Expense/Pupil: 4533
  • Poverty Level: 16 - 29.9 PERCENT
  • Principal: Dr James Mcswain
  • CHARTER SCHOOL
  • GIFTED AND TALENTED PROGRAMS
  • ESL
  • SPECIAL EDUCATION
  • ADVANCED PLACEMENT
  • BEFORE AND AFTER SCHOOL PROGRAMS
  • ALTERNATIVE PROGRAMS
  • YEAR ROUND CLASSES
  • VOC-TECH
  • ADULT EDUCATION
  • NCLB SCHOOL
  • BLUE RIBBON SCHOOL
  • AYP SCHOOL
  • INTERNATIONAL BACCALAUREATE
  • MAGNET SCHOOL
School Ratings & Reviews

School Ratings (10419 ratings)
Maximum Rating: 5




    School Reviews (233 Reviews)
    Page 1 of 47
    Topic: Overall Experience | Rating:
    Posted 2016-08-01
    "I spent the past three years sticking to my studies and minding my own business. People are just rude sometimes and I would not relive it again"
    Topic: Overall Experience | Rating:
    Posted 2016-08-01
    "This school is completely overcrowded. There are hundreds of students packed in the hallways that are extremely rude and rowdy. The students had no respect for authority, which is not a surprise due to how little the teachers cared about their jobs. The IB program is supposed to be Lamar's most rigorous program, however, the teachers teach it as a joke. The students received little to no help on any of their assignments that were supposed to be completed with a mentor. The IB program is only rigorous due to the amount of mindless work that the teachers assigned that took students hours. Every teacher would assign "busy work" assignments that take up hours and they never communicated with each other to let them know how much was being assigned and when. Overall, this school was a terrible experience."
    Topic: Overall Experience | Rating:
    Posted 2016-07-01
    "When I was there we had a small graduating class and didn't really have adequate funding. However, after the recession more people chose Lamar over private school options so it is overcrowded. My parents didn't send my brother there as a result of increased class size."
    Topic: Overall Experience | Rating:
    Posted 2016-07-01
    "Having a large student body of almost 3,200 students, Lamar was a very diverse school. Faculty and staff would greet their students with a smile and never put anyone down. There was always a place for everyone and no one was ever left behind."
    Topic: Overall Experience | Rating:
    Posted 2016-07-01
    "I like the school due to the fact that i am engaged in some of the clubs and there is some parent participation, but the students are brought up to be independent so its not really needed."
    Page 1 of 47
    Community information and market data Powered by Onboard Informatics. Copyright ©2016 Onboard Informatics. Information is deemed reliable but not guaranteed. * Based on a 30-year fixed rate of 4.75% with 20% down. The estimated payment is offered for convenience and is not an offer of credit. Due to market fluctuations, interest rates are subject to change at any time and without notice. Interest rates are also subject to credit and property approval based on secondary market guidelines. The rates shown are based on average rates for our best qualified customers. Your individual rate may vary. Rates may differ for FHA, VA or jumbo loans.
    Sources: Maponics, LLC and Onboard Informatics ©2016. School Performance data by SchoolDigger.com. School Review data by Niche.com. This information is provided for general informational purposes only and should not be relied on in making any home-buying decisions. School information does not guarantee enrollment. Contact a local real estate professional or the school district(s) for current information on schools. This information is not intended for use in determining a person's eligibility to attend a school or to use or benefit from other city, town or local services.
    C21 Properties In this Area C21 Offices Serving this Area C21 Agents Serving this Area
    View Agents
    Nelson Rubio
    CENTURY 21 Western Realty
    281.­392.9272
    21945 A-2 Katy Freeway
    Katy, TX 77450
    Patricia Castro
    CENTURY 21 Garlington & Associates
    281.­236.3181
    14654 Woodforest Boulevard
    Houston, TX 77015
    Joe Creswell of The Bob Kory Team
    CENTURY 21 Western Realty
    281.­392.9272
    21945 A-2 Katy Freeway
    Katy, TX 77450
    Nathalie Sweeney
    CENTURY 21 Olympian
    713.­582.9570
    2915 South Sam Houston Parkway East
    Suite 100
    Houston, TX 77047
    Matt Freeman
    CENTURY 21 Western Realty
    281.­392.9272
    21945 A-2 Katy Freeway
    Katy, TX 77450
    Robert Gonzalez
    CENTURY 21 Olympian
    281.­216.1185
    3033 Chimney Rock #100
    Houston, TX 77056
    Janae Franklin
    CENTURY 21 Garlington & Associates
    713.­455.0011
    14654 Woodforest Boulevard
    Houston, TX 77015
    Monique Mason
    CENTURY 21 Garlington & Associates
    713.­455.0011
    14654 Woodforest Boulevard
    Houston, TX 77015
    LOAN HUYNH
    CENTURY 21 Olympian
    832.­553.8300
    2915 South Sam Houston Parkway East
    Suite 100
    Houston, TX 77047
    Jamaal Wiley Sr
    CENTURY 21 Olympian
    832.­553.8300
    3424 FM 1092 #250
    Missouri City, TX 77459
    Clayton Young
    CENTURY 21 Olympian
    346.­218.8512
    3033 Chimney Rock #100
    Houston, TX 77056
    Tonya Mitchell
    CENTURY 21 Garlington & Associates
    713.­455.0011
    14654 Woodforest Boulevard
    Houston, TX 77015
    Dan Tran
    CENTURY 21 Garlington & Associates
    713.­455.0011
    14654 Woodforest Boulevard
    Houston, TX 77015
    Fatima Franco
    CENTURY 21 Olympian
    832.­553.8300
    3424 FM 1092 #250
    Missouri City, TX 77459
    Catherine Corte of The Bob Kory Team
    CENTURY 21 Western Realty
    281.­392.9272
    21945 A-2 Katy Freeway
    Katy, TX 77450
    Don Glatthaar
    CENTURY 21 Olympian
    832.­370.3534
    2915 South Sam Houston Parkway East
    Suite 100
    Houston, TX 77047
    Gulsah Weatherford
    CENTURY 21 Western Realty
    281.­392.9272
    21945 A-2 Katy Freeway
    Katy, TX 77450
    Yolanda Speaker
    CENTURY 21 Olympian
    832.­553.8300
    3033 Chimney Rock #100
    Houston, TX 77056
    Gina Gonzalez
    CENTURY 21 Olympian
    832.­563.4403
    3033 Chimney Rock #100
    Houston, TX 77056
    George Morales
    CENTURY 21 Top Realty
    713.­725.4858
    13100 Northwest Freeway, Suite 370
    Houston, TX 77040
    LATOYA ABENGOWE
    CENTURY 21 Olympian
    832.­553.8300
    3424 FM 1092 #250
    Missouri City, TX 77459
    Godfrey Charles
    CENTURY 21 Olympian
    713.­367.0457
    2915 South Sam Houston Parkway East
    Suite 100
    Houston, TX 77047
    Yogi Evans
    CENTURY 21 Olympian
    832.­728.6253
    3033 Chimney Rock #100
    Houston, TX 77056
    Johnson Varughese
    CENTURY 21 Olympian
    281.­948.4001
    2915 South Sam Houston Parkway East
    Suite 100
    Houston, TX 77047