Sulphur Springs Middle School

Sulphur Springs Middle School serves 944 students in grades 6-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is equal to the TX average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 37% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 70%.
Sulphur Springs Middle School operates within the Sulphur Springs Independent School District.

Overview

The student population of 944 students has grown by 6% over five years.
The teacher population of 70 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 944 students
Sulphur Springs Middle School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 50% Male / 50%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 70 teachers
Sulphur Springs Middle School Total Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade Sulphur Springs Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has increased from 13:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.54 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 14:1 14:1
Sulphur Springs Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
Hispanic
23%
51%
Sulphur Springs Middle School Black Students (1988-2013)
Black
11%
13%
Sulphur Springs Middle School Black Students (1988-2013)
White
63%
30%
Sulphur Springs Middle School White Students (1988-2013)
Two or more races
3%
2%
Sulphur Springs Middle School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2013)
All Ethnic Groups Sulphur Springs Middle School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown TX 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.
0.54 0.41
Sulphur Springs 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.
47%
53%
Sulphur Springs 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.
8%
7%
Sulphur Springs Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 4,383 students has grown by 8% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $8,999 is less than the state average of $11,947. The district revenue/student has grown by 13% over four years.
The district spending/student of $8,667 is less than the state average of $12,666. The district spending/student has grown by 19% over four years.
School District Name Sulphur Springs Independent School District
Number of Schools
Managed
9
3
Number of Students Managed 4,383 822
Sulphur Springs Independent   School District Students Managed (1988-2013)
District Total Revenue $37 MM $9 MM
Sulphur Springs Independent   School District District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $36 MM $9 MM
Sulphur Springs Independent   School District District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $8,999 $11,947
Sulphur Springs Independent   School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $8,667 $12,666
Sulphur Springs Independent   School District 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 Sulphur Springs High School (1.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Douglas Intermediate School (1.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Sulphur Springs Elementary School (0 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Sulphur SpringsSulphur Springs Elementary School
    829 Bell St
    Sulphur SpringsTX 75482
    (903)885-2153
    0 mi | Gr. 3-4 | 622 students                      
  • Sulphur SpringsAustin Elementary School
    808 South Davis St
    Sulphur SpringsTX 75482
    (903)885-4045
    0.6 mi | Gr. 1-4 | 192 students                      
  • Sulphur SpringsTravis Elementary School
    130 Garrison St
    Sulphur SpringsTX 75482
    (903)885-5246
    1 mi | Gr. 1-2 | 201 students                      
  • Sulphur SpringsSulphur Springs High School
    1200 Connally
    Sulphur SpringsTX 75482
    (903)885-2158
    1.1 mi | Gr. 9-12 | 1104 students                      
  • Sulphur SpringsBowie Elementary School
    1400 Mockingbird Ln
    Sulphur SpringsTX 75482
    (903)885-3772
    1.2 mi | Gr. 1-2 | 195 students                      

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