Alderson Middle School (Closed 2013)

  • Alderson Middle School served 307 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math was 51% (which was lower than the Texas state average of 84%) for the 2010-11 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts was 67% (which was lower than the Texas state average of 88%) for the 2010-11 school year.
  • Alderson 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 2010-11 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 was lower than the Texas state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment was 97% of the student body (majority Black), which was higher than the Texas state average of 72%.

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students307 students
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Total Classroom Teachers30 teachers
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School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2012-2013 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (TX)
Overall School Rank (10-11)#7325 out of 7584 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
51%
84%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
67%
88%
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Student : Teacher Ratio10:115:1
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American Indian
4%
n/a
Hispanic
38%
52%
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Black
55%
13%
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White
3%
28%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Alderson Middle School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in TX.
Diversity Score0.560.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
88%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLubbock Independent School District
Source: 2012-2013 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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