Ortiz Middle School



Ortiz Middle School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Ortiz Middle School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 343
7 342
8 350
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Ortiz Middle School is a public elementary school located in Houston, TX in the Houston Independent School District. It enrolls 1,035 students in grades 1st through 12th. It has 17.9 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 1,035
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 17.9:1
Full Time Teachers: 57.86

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Ortiz Middle School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 569
(55%)
84,767
(51%)
 Female 466
(45%)
82,642
(49%)

Ortiz Middle School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 743
(72%)
104,021
(62%)
 Black 224
(22%)
40,163
(24%)
 Asian 44
(4%)
6,226
(4%)
 White 19
(2%)
14,735
(9%)
 Two or More 2
(0%)
1,759
(1%)
 American Indian 2
(0%)
375
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
130
(0%)

Ortiz Middle School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free and Reduced Lunch Eligible 965
(93%)
130,078
(78%)
 Not Eligible 70
(7%)
37,331
(22%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

The percentage of Ortiz Middle School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (93.2%) 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.

Ortiz Middle School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 1064
2006 1078
2007 1046
2008 998
2009 979
2010 1032
2011 1035
2012 1013
2013 1010
2014 1040
2015 1035

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 21.3
2006 20.1
2007 20.1
2008 18.5
2009 16.9
2010 18.4
2011 18.8
2012 18.4
2013 18
2014 18.7
2015 17.9

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.90037593984962
2006 0.69758812615955
2007 0.73231357552581
2008 0.74148296593186
2009 0.68437180796731
2010 0.63081395348837
2011 0.51207729468599
2012 0.93385982230997
2013 0.97227722772277
2014 0.75769230769231
2015 0.93236714975845

Compare Ortiz Middle School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,466.4% 14.7:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
1,790.0% 17.9:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.7%
 
State Average 62.2%
 
This School 93.2%
 

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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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