Cavazos Middle School

Cavazos Middle School serves 593 students in grades 6-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is equal to the TX average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 96% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 70%.
Cavazos Middle School operates within the Lubbock Independent School District.

Overview

The student population of 593 students has declined by 5% over five years.
The teacher population of 42 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School Type Magnet School
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 593 students
Cavazos Middle School Total Students (2007-2013)
Gender % 54% Male / 46%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 42 teachers
Cavazos Middle School Total Classroom Teachers (2007-2013)
Students by Grade Cavazos Middle School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.13 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 14:1
Cavazos Middle School Student : Teacher Ratio (2007-2013)
Hispanic
93%
51%
Cavazos Middle School Hispanic (2007-2013)
Black
3%
13%
Cavazos Middle School Black (2007-2013)
White
4%
30%
Cavazos Middle School White (2007-2013)
All Ethnic Groups Cavazos Middle School Ethnicity Breakdown Public School Average 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.
0.13 0.41
Cavazos Middle School Diversity Score (2007-2013)
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.
86%
53%
Cavazos Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (2007-2013)
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%
7%
Cavazos Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2007-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 32,076 students has grown by 10% over five years.
School District Name Lubbock Independent School District
Number of Schools
Managed
57
3
Number of Students Managed 32,076 822
Lubbock Independent   School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2013)
District Total Revenue $258 MM $9 MM
District Spending $248 MM $9 MM
District Revenue / Student $8,914 $11,947
Lubbock Independent   School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $8,555 $12,666
Lubbock Independent   School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

Nearby 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 Mcwhorter Elementary School (0.4 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • LubbockMatthews Lrn Ctr/new Directions High School
    Alternative School
    417 North Akron
    LubbockTX 79415
    (806)766-1533
    Alternative School

    0.3 mi | 236 students | Gr. 8-12                      
  • LubbockMcwhorter Elementary School
    2711 First
    LubbockTX 79415
    (806)766-1799
    0.4 mi | 529 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • LubbockJackson Elementary School
    201 Vernon
    LubbockTX 79415
    (806)766-1766
    0.4 mi | 295 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • LubbockCanyon Lakes
    Alternative School
    Charter School
    2402 Canyon Lakes Dr
    LubbockTX 79415
    (806)762-5782
    Alternative School
    Charter School

    0.8 mi | 33 students | Gr. KG-12                      
  • LubbockWolffarth Elementary School
    3202 Erskine
    LubbockTX 79415
    (806)766-1899
    0.9 mi | 476 students | Gr. PK-5                      

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