Alamo Middle School

1819 W Hwy 83
Alamo, TX 78516
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
4/
10
Bottom 50%
Alamo Middle School serves 615 students in grades 6-8.
Alamo Middle School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Texas for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 44% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 49%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 32% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Texas state level of 15:1.

Top Placements

Alamo Middle School places among the top 20% of public schools in Texas for:

School Overview

Alamo Middle School's student population of 615 students has declined by 12% over five school years.
The teacher population of 52 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students615 students
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Total Classroom Teachers52 teachers
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School Comparison

Alamo Middle School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 7,999 schools in Texas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Alamo Middle School is 0.00, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.64. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (TX)
Overall Testing Rank
#5319 out of 7999 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
44%
49%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
32%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
4%
Hispanic
100%
52%
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Black
n/a
13%
White
n/a
28%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
2%
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Diversity Score
0.000.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
93%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (03-04)
1%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Alamo Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Texas by year, with the latest 2003-04 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePharr-San Juan-Alamo Independent School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Alamo Middle School is Idea College Preparatory San Juan (1.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Austin Middle School (1.0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Vida N Clover Elementary School (0.5 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • San Juan Vida N Clover Elementary School Math: 57% | Reading: 49%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: PK-5 | 587 students
    0.5 miles
    800 E Carrol St
    San Juan, TX 78589
    (956) 354-2730
    0.5 PK-5 587
  • Alamo Zeferino Farias Elementary School Math: 47% | Reading: 41%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 609 students
    0.8 miles
    1100 W Acacia St
    Alamo, TX 78516
    (956) 354-2760
    0.8 PK-5 609
  • San Juan Austin Middle School Math: 40% | Reading: 36%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 944 students
    1.0 miles
    804 S Stewart Rd
    San Juan, TX 78589
    (956) 354-2570
    1 6-8 944
  • Alamo Santos Livas Elementary School Math: 54% | Reading: 51%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: PK-5 | 640 students
    1.0 miles
    733 N Alamo Rd
    Alamo, TX 78516
    (956) 354-2840
    1 PK-5 640
  • San Juan Amanda Garza-pena Elementary School Math: 39% | Reading: 36%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 670 students
    1.2 miles
    500 E Fm 495
    San Juan, TX 78589
    (956) 354-2800
    1.2 PK-5 670

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