Spring Forest Middle School

Spring Forest Middle School serves 804 students in grades 6 - 8.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the TX average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 65% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 71%.
Spring Forest Middle School operates within the Spring Branch Independent School District.

School Overview

The student population of 804 students has declined by 5% over five years.
The teacher population of 60 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 804 students
Spring Forest Middle School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Spring Forest Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 60 teachers
Spring Forest Middle School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Spring Forest Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has stayed the same 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 13:1 16:1
Spring Forest Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
8%
4%
Spring Forest Middle School Asian Students (1988-2014)
Hispanic
35%
52%
Spring Forest Middle School Black Students (1988-2014)
Black
19%
13%
Spring Forest Middle School Black Students (1988-2014)
White
35%
29%
Spring Forest Middle School White Students (1988-2014)
Two or more races
2%
2%
Spring Forest Middle School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
All Ethnic Groups Spring Forest 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.
0.72 0.41
Spring Forest Middle School Diversity Score (1988-2014)
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%
53%
Spring Forest Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (1992-2014)
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.
5%
7%
Spring Forest Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 35,312 students has grown by 8% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $11,387 is less than the state average of $12,250. The district revenue/student has grown by 16% over four years.
The district spending/student of $14,442 is higher than the state average of $12,682. The district spending/student has grown by 44% over four years.
School District Name Spring Branch Independent School District
Number of Schools
Managed
53
3
Number of Students Managed 35,312 838
Spring Branch Independent   School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
District Total Revenue $370 MM $9 MM
Spring Branch Independent   School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $469 MM $10 MM
Spring Branch Independent   School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $11,387 $12,250
Spring Branch Independent   School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $14,442 $12,682
Spring Branch Independent   School District District Spending / Student (1990-2010)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

Nearby Public 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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    0.5 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 489 students14400 Fern
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    (713)251-7300
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    0.6 miles | Grades: 9-12 | 2010 students14555 Fern St
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    (713)251-3400
    0.69-122010
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    1 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 555 students570 Nottingham Oaks Trail
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    (713)251-6400
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