Houston Middle School

Houston Middle School serves 743 students in grades 6-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is higher than the NM average of 14:1.
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.

Overview

The student population of 743 students has grown by 31% over five years.
The teacher population of 35 teachers has declined by 14% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 743 students
Houston Middle School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 47% Male / 53%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 35 teachers
Houston Middle School Total Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade Houston Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 has increased from 17:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.51 is more than the state average of 0.38. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (NM) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 21:1 14:1
Houston Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
Hispanic
62%
60%
Houston Middle School Black Students (1990-2013)
Black
5%
2%
Houston Middle School Black Students (1990-2013)
White
33%
25%
Houston Middle School White Students (1990-2013)
All Ethnic Groups Houston Middle School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown NM 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.
0.51 0.38
Houston Middle School Diversity Score (1990-2013)
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.
45%
61%
Houston Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (2001-2013)
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.
9%
6%
Houston Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2001-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 9,205 students has grown by 17% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $9,594 is less than the state average of $16,127. The district revenue/student has grown by 25% over four years.
The district spending/student of $9,457 is less than the state average of $16,153. The district spending/student has grown by 11% over four years.
School District Name Hobbs Municipal s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
18
3
Number of Students Managed 9,205 312
Hobbs Municipal s School District Students Managed (1988-2013)
District Total Revenue $77 MM $10 MM
Hobbs Municipal s School District District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $76 MM $10 MM
Hobbs Municipal s School District District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $9,594 $16,127
Hobbs Municipal s School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $9,457 $16,153
Hobbs Municipal s School District District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, NM Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Hobbs High School (0.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Hobbs Freshman High School (1.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Will Rogers Elementary School (0.3 miles away)
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Show me:
  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • HobbsWill Rogers Elementary School
    300 East Clinton
    HobbsNM 88240
    (505)433-0100
    0.3 mi | Gr. KG-5 | 428 students                      
  • HobbsEdison Elementary School
    501 East Gypsy
    HobbsNM 88240
    (505)433-0100
    0.5 mi | Gr. KG-5 | 305 students                      
  • HobbsHobbs High School
    800 North Jefferson
    HobbsNM 88240
    (505)433-0100
    0.6 mi | Gr. 9-12 | 1701 students                      
  • HobbsB.t. Washington Elementary School
    1200 East Humble
    HobbsNM 88240
    (505)433-0100
    0.8 mi | Gr. PK-KG | 275 students                      
  • HobbsBroadmoor Elementary School
    1500 North Houston
    HobbsNM 88240
    (505)433-0100
    0.9 mi | Gr. KG-5 | 351 students                      

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