Driscoll Middle School

Driscoll Middle School serves 838 students in grades 6 - 8.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the TX average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 95% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 71%.
Driscoll Middle School operates within the Corpus Christi Independent School District.

School Overview

The student population of 838 students has grown by 32% over five years.
The teacher population of 47 teachers has grown by 9% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 838 students
Driscoll Middle School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Driscoll Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 47 teachers
Driscoll Middle School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Driscoll Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has increased from 15:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.22 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 18:1 16:1
Driscoll Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Hispanic
88%
52%
Driscoll Middle School Black Students (1988-2014)
Black
7%
13%
Driscoll Middle School Black Students (1988-2014)
White
5%
29%
Driscoll Middle School White Students (1988-2014)
All Ethnic Groups Driscoll Middle School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown TX All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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.
0.22 0.41
Driscoll Middle School Diversity Score (1988-2014)
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.
84%
53%
Driscoll Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (1992-2014)
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.
5%
7%
Driscoll Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 39,414 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district revenue/student of $9,680 is less than the state average of $12,250. The district revenue/student has grown by 17% over four years.
The district spending/student of $10,393 is less than the state average of $12,682. The district spending/student has grown by 27% over four years.
School District Name Corpus Christi Independent School District
Number of Schools
Managed
60
3
Number of Students Managed 39,414 838
Corpus Christi Independent   School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
District Total Revenue $370 MM $9 MM
Corpus Christi Independent   School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $397 MM $10 MM
Corpus Christi Independent   School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $9,680 $12,250
Corpus Christi Independent   School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $10,393 $12,682
Corpus Christi Independent   School District District Spending / Student (1990-2010)
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 Roy Miller H S And Metro School Of Design (0.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Harold T Branch Academy For Career & Technical Ed (1.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Oak Park Special Emphasis School (0.6 miles away)
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  • Corpus ChristiRoy Miller H S And Metro School Of Design
    0.5 miles | Grades: 7-12 | 1365 students1 Battlin Buc Blvd
    Corpus ChristiTX 78408
    (361)878-5100
    0.57-121365
  • Corpus ChristiCesar E Chavez Academy
    Alternative School
    Charter School
    0.6 miles | Grades: 9-12 | 65 students3701 Mueller
    Corpus ChristiTX 78408
    (361)561-5651
    0.69-1265
  • Corpus ChristiOak Park Special Emphasis School
    0.6 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 743 students3801 Leopard
    Corpus ChristiTX 78408
    (361)878-2120
    0.6PK-5743
  • Corpus ChristiZavala Elementary School
    0.9 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 822 students3102 Highland
    Corpus ChristiTX 78405
    (361)878-2720
    0.9PK-5822
  • Corpus ChristiHarold T Branch Academy For Career & Technical Ed
    1.1 miles | Grades: 10-11 | 68 students3902 Morgan Ave
    Corpus ChristiTX 78405
    (361)878-4780
    1.110-1168

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