Spring Oaks Middle School

Spring Oaks Middle School serves 824 students in grades 6-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the TX average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 91% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 69%.
Spring Oaks Middle School operates within the Spring Branch Independent School District.

Overview

The student population of 824 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 63 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 824 students
Spring Oaks Middle School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 52% Male / 48%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 63 teachers
Spring Oaks Middle School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Spring Oaks 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 0.37 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 13:1 14:1
Spring Oaks Middle School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
1%
n/a
Spring Oaks Middle School American Indian (2011-2012)
Asian
3%
3%
Spring Oaks Middle School Asian (1988-2012)
Hispanic
79%
50%
Spring Oaks Middle School Hispanic (1988-2012)
Black
5%
13%
Spring Oaks Middle School Black (1988-2012)
White
9%
31%
Spring Oaks Middle School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups
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.
0.37 0.99
Spring Oaks 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.
75%
44%
Spring Oaks 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.
7%
7%
Spring Oaks 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
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 Spring Woods High School (0.3 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Spring Woods Middle School (1.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is The Tiger Trail School (0.1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Houston The Tiger Trail School
    10406 Tiger Trl
    Houston , TX , 77043
    (713)251-8100
    0.1  mi  |  307  students  |  Gr.  PK
  • Houston Westwood Elementary School
    10595 Hammerly
    Houston , TX , 77043
    (713)251-2100
    0.2  mi  |  599  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Houston Spring Woods High School
    2045 Gessner
    Houston , TX , 77080
    (713)251-3100
    0.3  mi  |  2002  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Houston Harold D Guthrie Center For Excellence
    Alternative School
    10660 Hammerly
    Houston , TX , 77043
    (713)251-1300
    Alternative School
    0.3  mi  |  n/a  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Houston Terrace Elementary School
    10400 Rothbury
    Houston , TX , 77043
    (713)251-7200
    0.6  mi  |  526  students  |  Gr.  PK-5

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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.