Sulphur Springs Middle School

Tel: (903)885-7741
Grades 6-8
983 students
Sulphur Springs Middle School serves 983 students in grades 6 - 8.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the TX average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 37% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 71%.
Sulphur Springs Middle School operates within the Sulphur Springs Independent School District.

School Overview

The student population of 983 students has grown by 11% over five years.
The teacher population of 74 teachers has grown by 5% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 983 students
Sulphur Springs Middle School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Sulphur Springs Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 74 teachers
Sulphur Springs Middle School Total Teachers (1990-2014)
Students by Grade Sulphur Springs 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 0.54 is less than the state average of 0.63. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (TX) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 13:1 16:1
Sulphur Springs Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Hispanic
24%
52%
Sulphur Springs Middle School Black Students (1990-2014)
Black
10%
13%
Sulphur Springs Middle School Black Students (1990-2014)
White
63%
29%
Sulphur Springs Middle School White Students (1990-2014)
Two or more races
3%
2%
Sulphur Springs Middle School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
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 0.63
Sulphur Springs Middle School Diversity Score (1987-2014)
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.
49%
53%
Sulphur Springs Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (1994-2014)
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.
9%
7%
Sulphur Springs Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

Sulphur Springs Independent School District's student population of 4,247 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The revenue/student of $10,775 is higher than the state average of n/a. The district revenue/student has grown by 24% over four years.
School District Name Sulphur Springs Independent School District
Number of Schools
Managed
8
3
Number of Students Managed 4,247 744
Sulphur Springs Independent   School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $44 MM n/a
Sulphur Springs Independent   School District District Total Revenue (1992-2010)
District Spending $47 MM n/a
Sulphur Springs Independent   School District District Spending (1992-2010)
District Revenue / Student $10,775 n/a
Sulphur Springs Independent   School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $11,504 n/a
Sulphur Springs 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 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
    Grades: 3-4 | 605 students
    0 miles
    829 Bell St
    Sulphur SpringsTX 75482
    (903)885-2153
    03-4605
  • Sulphur SpringsTravis Elementary School
    Grades: 1-2 | 205 students
    1 miles
    130 Garrison St
    Sulphur SpringsTX 75482
    (903)885-5246
    11-2205
  • Sulphur SpringsSulphur Springs High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 1129 students
    1.1 miles
    1200 Connally
    Sulphur SpringsTX 75482
    (903)885-2158
    1.19-121129
  • Sulphur SpringsBowie Elementary School
    Grades: 1-2 | 223 students
    1.2 miles
    1400 Mockingbird Ln
    Sulphur SpringsTX 75482
    (903)885-3772
    1.21-2223
  • Sulphur SpringsEarly Childhood Lrn Center
    Grades: PK-KG | 615 students
    1.5 miles
    390 North Hillcrest
    Sulphur SpringsTX 75482
    (903)439-6170
    1.5PK-KG615

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