Clack Middle School

Clack Middle School serves 773 students in grades 6-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the TX average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 61% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 69%.
Clack Middle School operates within the Abilene Independent School District.

Overview

The student population of 773 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 60 teachers has declined by 7% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 773 students
Clack Middle School Total Students (1993-2012)
Gender % 49% Male / 51%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 60 teachers
Clack Middle School Total Classroom Teachers (1993-2012)
Students by Grade Clack Middle School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has increased from 12:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.71 is more than the state average of 0.64. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (TX) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 13:1 14:1
Clack Middle School Student : Teacher Ratio (1993-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
4%
3%
Clack Middle School Asian (1993-2012)
Hispanic
34%
50%
Clack Middle School Hispanic (1993-2012)
Black
16%
13%
Clack Middle School Black (1993-2012)
White
39%
31%
Clack Middle School White (1993-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Clack Middle School Sch Ethnicity Clack Middle School Sta Ethnicity
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.
0.71 0.64
Clack Middle School Diversity Score (1993-2012)
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.
51%
44%
Clack Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (1993-2012)
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.
14%
7%
Clack Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 19,550 students has grown by 4836% over five years.
School District Name Abilene Independent School District
Number of Schools
Managed
37
3
Number of Students Managed 19,550 799
Abilene Independent   School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $149 MM $9 MM
Abilene Independent   School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $150 MM $9 MM
Abilene Independent   School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $375,058 $11,947
Abilene Independent   School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $379,071 $12,666
Abilene Independent   School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Premier H S Of Abilene (2 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Premier H S Of Abilene (2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Reagan Elementary School (0.7 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Abilene Reagan Early Childhood Elementary School
    5340 Hartford St
    Abilene , TX , 79605
    (325)677-1444
    0.5  mi  |  78  students  |  Gr.  PK
  • Abilene Reagan Elementary School
    5340 Hartford St
    Abilene , TX , 79605
    (325)690-3627
    0.7  mi  |  377  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Abilene Bassetti Elementary School
    5749 Hwy 277 South
    Abilene , TX , 79606
    (325)690-3720
    0.8  mi  |  603  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Abilene Dyess Elementary School
    402 Delaware
    Abilene , TX , 79607
    (325)690-3795
    1.3  mi  |  488  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Abilene Austin Elementary School
    2341 Greenbriar Dr
    Abilene , TX , 79605
    (325)690-3920
    1.3  mi  |  553  students  |  Gr.  PK-5

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