Pearce Middle School

Pearce Middle School serves 465 students in grades 6 - 8.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the TX average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 97% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 71%.
Pearce Middle School operates within the Austin Independent School District.

School Overview

The student population of 465 students has grown by 41% over five years.
The teacher population of 41 teachers has grown by 20% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 465 students
Pearce Middle School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Pearce Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 41 teachers
Pearce Middle School Total Teachers (1990-2014)
Students by Grade Pearce Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has increased from 10:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.52 is more 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 11:1 16:1
Pearce Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Asian
3%
4%
Pearce Middle School Asian Students (1988-2014)
Hispanic
63%
52%
Pearce Middle School Black Students (1990-2014)
Black
30%
13%
Pearce Middle School Black Students (1990-2014)
White
3%
29%
Pearce Middle School White Students (1990-2014)
Two or more races
1%
2%
Pearce Middle School Two Or More Races Students (2012-2014)
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.
0.52 0.41
Pearce 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.
89%
53%
Pearce Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (1994-2014)
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.
4%
7%
Pearce Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

Austin Independent School District's student population of 85,372 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The revenue/student of $12,488 is higher than the state average of $12,250. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The district's spending/student of $12,726 is higher than the state average of $12,682. The district spending/student has grown by 9% over four years.
School District Name Austin Independent School District
Number of Schools
Managed
133
3
Number of Students Managed 85,372 838
Austin Independent   School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $1,058 MM $9 MM
Austin Independent   School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $1,078 MM $10 MM
Austin Independent   School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $12,488 $12,250
Austin Independent   School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $12,726 $12,682
Austin 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 Reagan High School (0.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Austin Achieve Public Schools Middle School (0.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Texas Empowerment Academy Elementary School (0 miles away)
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