Cavazos Middle School

Cavazos Middle School serves 568 students in grades 6 - 8.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the TX average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 96% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 71%.
Cavazos Middle School operates within the Lubbock Independent School District.

School Overview

The student population of 568 students has declined by 9% over five years.
The teacher population of 41 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School Type Magnet School
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 568 students
Cavazos Middle School Total Students (2007-2014)
Gender % Cavazos Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 41 teachers
Cavazos Middle School Total Teachers (2005-2014)
Students by Grade Cavazos Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has decreased from 15:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.17 is less than the state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (TX) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 14:1 16:1
Cavazos Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (2007-2014)
Hispanic
91%
52%
Cavazos Middle School Black Students (2007-2014)
Black
5%
13%
Cavazos Middle School Black Students (2007-2014)
White
4%
29%
Cavazos Middle School White Students (2007-2014)
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.17 0.41
Cavazos Middle School Diversity Score (2005-2014)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
81%
53%
Cavazos Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (2007-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
10%
7%
Cavazos Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2007-2014)

District Comparison

Lubbock Independent School District's student population of 29,287 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The revenue/student of $9,600 in this district is less than the state average of $12,250. The district revenue/student has grown by 5% over four years.
The district's spending/student of $8,954 is less than the state average of $12,682. The district spending/student has declined by 10% over four years.
School District Name Lubbock Independent School District
Number of Schools
Managed
57
3
Number of Students Managed 29,287 838
Lubbock Independent   School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $275 MM $9 MM
Lubbock Independent   School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $257 MM $10 MM
Lubbock Independent   School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $9,600 $12,250
Lubbock Independent   School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $8,954 $12,682
Lubbock Independent   School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is Matthews Lrn Ctr/new Directions High School (0.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Canyon Lakes (0.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Jackson Elementary School (0.4 miles away)
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  • LubbockMatthews Lrn Ctr/new Directions High SchoolAlternative School
    Grades: 8-12 | 207 students
    0.3 miles
    417 North Akron
    LubbockTX 79415
    (806)766-1533
    0.38-12207
  • LubbockJackson Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 297 students
    0.4 miles
    201 Vernon
    LubbockTX 79415
    (806)766-1766
    0.4PK-5297
  • LubbockMcwhorter Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 524 students
    0.4 miles
    2711 First
    LubbockTX 79415
    (806)766-1799
    0.4PK-5524
  • LubbockCanyon LakesAlternative School
    Charter School
    Grades: KG-11 | 51 students
    0.8 miles
    2402 Canyon Lakes Dr
    LubbockTX 79415
    (806)897-9735
    0.8KG-1151
  • LubbockWolffarth Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 463 students
    0.9 miles
    3202 Erskine
    LubbockTX 79415
    (806)766-1899
    0.9PK-5463

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