Spring Forest Middle School

Spring Forest Middle School serves 874 students in grades 6-9.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the TX average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 68% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 70%.
Spring Forest Middle School operates within the Spring Branch Independent School District.

Overview

The student population of 874 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 57 teachers has declined by 10% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-9
Total Students 874 students
Spring Forest Middle School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 53% Male / 47%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 57 teachers
Spring Forest Middle School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade Spring Forest Middle School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has increased from 14:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.72 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 15:1 14:1
Spring Forest Middle School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
Asian
7%
4%
Spring Forest Middle School Asian (1988-2013)
Hispanic
36%
51%
Spring Forest Middle School Hispanic (1988-2013)
Black
23%
13%
Spring Forest Middle School Black (1988-2013)
White
32%
30%
Spring Forest Middle School White (1988-2013)
Two or more races
2%
2%
Spring Forest Middle School Two or more races (2011-2013)
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 0.41
Spring Forest Middle School Diversity Score (1988-2013)
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.
51%
53%
Spring Forest Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (1992-2013)
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.
4%
7%
Spring Forest Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 35,040 students has grown by 8% over five years.
School District Name Spring Branch Independent School District
Number of Schools
Managed
50
3
Number of Students Managed 35,040 780
Spring Branch Independent   School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2013)
District Total Revenue $361 MM n/a
District Spending $375 MM n/a
District Revenue / Student $11,134 $0
Spring Branch Independent   School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $11,576 $0
Spring Branch 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 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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    HoustonTX 77079
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    14555 Fern St
    HoustonTX 77079
    (713)251-3400
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  • HoustonNottingham Elementary School
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    HoustonTX 77079
    (281)251-6400
    1 mi | 643 students | Gr. PK-5                      
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