Houston Middle School

Houston Middle School serves 721 students in grades 6 - 8.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the NM average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 67% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 75%.
Houston Middle School operates within the Hobbs Municipal s School District.

School Overview

The student population of 721 students has grown by 18% over five years.
The teacher population of 40 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 721 students
Houston Middle School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Houston Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 40 teachers
Houston Middle School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Houston 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 0.50 is less than the state average of 0.56. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (NM) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 18:1 16:1
Houston Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
Hispanic
63%
61%
Houston Middle School Black Students (1990-2014)
Black
4%
2%
Houston Middle School Black Students (1990-2014)
White
33%
25%
Houston Middle School White Students (1990-2014)
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.
0.50 0.56
Houston Middle School Diversity Score (1987-2014)
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.
39%
61%
Houston Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (2002-2014)
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.
7%
6%
Houston Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2002-2014)

District Comparison

Hobbs Municipal s School District's student population of 9,401 students has grown by 11% over five years.
The revenue/student of $9,513 in this district is less than the state average of $16,798. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The district's spending/student of $10,796 is less than the state average of $17,733. The district spending/student has grown by 15% over four years.
School District Name Hobbs Municipal s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
18
1
Number of Students Managed 9,401 340
Hobbs Municipal s School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $78 MM $9 MM
Hobbs Municipal s School District District Total Revenue (1990-2012)
District Spending $89 MM $9 MM
Hobbs Municipal s School District District Spending (1990-2012)
District Revenue / Student $9,513 $16,798
Hobbs Municipal s School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2012)
District Spending / Student $10,796 $17,733
Hobbs Municipal s School District District Spending / Student (1992-2012)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, NM Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is Hobbs High School (0.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Heizer Middle School (1.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Will Rogers Elementary School (0.3 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • HobbsWill Rogers Elementary School
    Grades: KG-5 | 424 students
    0.3 miles
    300 East Clinton
    HobbsNM 88240
    (505)433-0100
    0.3KG-5424
  • HobbsEdison Elementary School
    Grades: KG-5 | 304 students
    0.5 miles
    501 East Gypsy
    HobbsNM 88240
    (505)433-0100
    0.5KG-5304
  • HobbsHobbs High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 1686 students
    0.6 miles
    800 North Jefferson
    HobbsNM 88240
    (505)433-0100
    0.69-121686
  • HobbsB.t. Washington Elementary School
    Grades: PK-KG | 269 students
    0.8 miles
    1200 East Humble
    HobbsNM 88240
    (505)433-0100
    0.8PK-KG269
  • HobbsBroadmoor Elementary School
    Grades: KG-5 | 384 students
    0.9 miles
    1500 North Houston
    HobbsNM 88240
    (505)433-0100
    0.9KG-5384

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