Houston Middle School



Houston Middle School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Houston Middle School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 320
7 294
8 302
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Houston Middle School is a public elementary school located in Amarillo, TX in the Amarillo Independent School District. It enrolls 916 students in grades 1st through 12th. It has 13.9 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 916
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 13.9:1
Full Time Teachers: 66.04

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Houston Middle School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 486
(53%)
14,798
(51%)
 Female 430
(47%)
13,987
(49%)

Houston Middle School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 404
(44%)
14,039
(49%)
 White 230
(25%)
9,261
(32%)
 Black 178
(19%)
2,888
(10%)
 Asian 65
(7%)
1,656
(6%)
 Two or More 35
(4%)
777
(3%)
 American Indian 3
(0%)
126
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
38
(0%)

Houston Middle School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 665
(73%)
18,431
(64%)
 Not Eligible 161
(18%)
7,864
(27%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 90
(10%)
2,490
(9%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

The percentage of Houston Middle School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (82.4%) is higher than the state average of 62.2%. This may indicate that the area has a higher level of poverty than the state average.

Students at a participating school may purchase a meal through the National School Lunch Program. Families with incomes between 130% and 185% of the federal poverty level are eligible for reduced price meals. Schools may not charge more than 40¢ for reduced-price lunches, nor more than 30¢ for reduced-price breakfasts. Students from families with incomes at or below 130% of the federal poverty level are eligible for free meals.

For 2014, a family of two needs to make an annual income below $20,449 to be eligible for free meals or below $29,100 for reduced price meals. A family of four needs to make an annual income below $31,005 for free meals or $44,122 for reduced price meals.

Houston Middle School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 836
2006 814
2007 792
2008 773
2009 789
2010 820
2011 813
2012 834
2013 849
2014 870
2015 916

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 12
2006 12.3
2007 11.8
2008 11.5
2009 12.3
2010 12.9
2011 12.6
2012 13.2
2013 13
2014 13.7
2015 13.9

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.71172248803828
2006 0.74938574938575
2007 0.76388888888889
2008 0.76714100905563
2009 0.78580481622307
2010 0.80243902439024
2011 0.83025830258303
2012 0.82254196642686
2013 0.81861012956419
2014 0.81379310344828
2015 0.82423580786026

Compare Houston Middle School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,390.0% 13.9:1
 
1,466.4% 14.7:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.7%
 
State Average 62.2%
 
This School 82.4%
 

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Public elementary school and private elementary school data obtained from the National Center for Education Statistics in the United States. The data displayed is from the most current sources available. For public schools this is the 2015-2016 school year. For private schools this is the 2015-2016 school year.

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