Besteiro Middle School



Besteiro Middle School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Besteiro Middle School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 256
7 239
8 260
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Besteiro Middle School is a public elementary school located in Brownsville, TX in the Brownsville Independent School District. It enrolls 755 students in grades 1st through 12th. It has 12.8 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 755
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 12.8:1
Full Time Teachers: 58.84

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Besteiro Middle School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 403
(53%)
17,101
(51%)
 Female 352
(47%)
16,547
(49%)

Besteiro Middle School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 755
(100%)
33,192
(99%)
 Two or More 0
(0%)
11
(0%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
50
(0%)
 Black 0
(0%)
30
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
2
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
6
(0%)
 White 0
(0%)
357
(1%)

Besteiro Middle School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 752
(100%)
31,744
(94%)
 Not Eligible 3
(0%)
1,904
(6%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

The percentage of Besteiro Middle School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (99.6%) is significantly 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.

Besteiro Middle School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 1008
2006 916
2007 876
2008 848
2009 845
2010 877
2011 899
2012 888
2013 910
2014 826
2015 755

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 14.4
2006 13.1
2007 11.7
2008 11.2
2009 11.9
2010 14.5
2011 15.8
2012 15.9
2013 17.1
2014 14.6
2015 12.8

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 N/A
2006 N/A
2007 0.0045662100456621
2008 0.0023584905660377
2009 N/A
2010 N/A
2011 N/A
2012 0.99436936936937
2013 0.99340659340659
2014 0.99636803874092
2015 0.99602649006623

Compare Besteiro Middle School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,280.0% 12.8:1
 
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 99.6%
 

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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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