Spring Forest Middle School

Spring Forest Middle School serves 820 students in grades 6-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is equal to the TX average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 67% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 69%.
Spring Forest Middle School operates within the Spring Branch Independent School District.

Overview

The student population of 820 students has declined by 5% over five years.
The teacher population of 57 teachers has declined by 10% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 820 students
Spring Forest Middle School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 53% Male / 47%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 57 teachers
Spring Forest Middle School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Spring Forest 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 0.72 is less than the state average of 0.99. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (TX) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 14:1 14:1
Spring Forest Middle School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
5%
3%
Spring Forest Middle School Asian (1988-2012)
Hispanic
34%
50%
Spring Forest Middle School Hispanic (1988-2012)
Black
23%
13%
Spring Forest Middle School Black (1988-2012)
White
33%
31%
Spring Forest Middle School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Spring Forest Middle School Sch Ethnicity Spring Forest 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.
0.72 0.99
Spring Forest Middle School Diversity Score (1988-2012)
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.
46%
44%
Spring Forest Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (1992-2012)
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.
6%
7%
Spring Forest Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 33,687 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Spring Branch Independent School District
Number of Schools
Managed
49
4
Number of Students Managed 33,687 730
Spring Branch Independent   School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $361 MM $9 MM
Spring Branch Independent   School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $375 MM $9 MM
Spring Branch Independent   School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $11,134 $11,947
Spring Branch Independent   School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $11,576 $12,666
Spring Branch 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 Stratford High School (0.6 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Westchester Academy For International Studies (1.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Meadow Wood Elementary School (0.1 miles away)
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Houston, TX public schools have a diversity scoreThe 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. of 0.47, which is higher than the Texas average of 0.39. The most diverse school in Houston is Harmony School Of Discovery - Houston. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Texas or national school diversity statistics.