Alexander Middle School

  • Alexander Middle School serves 806 students in grades 5-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 81% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 49%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 65% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Alexander Middle School placed in the top 10% of all schools in Texas for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the Texas state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 51% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Texas state average of 72% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Alexander Middle School's student population of 806 students has grown by 31% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 43 teachers has grown by 19% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 5-6
Total Students806 students
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Total Classroom Teachers43 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Alexander Middle School is ranked within the top 10% 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 Alexander Middle School is 0.65, which is more 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#504 out of 7999 schools
(Top 10%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
81%
49%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
65%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio19:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
5%
4%
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Hispanic
32%
52%
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Black
10%
13%
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White
49%
28%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
2%
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Diversity Score0.650.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
19%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePearland Independent School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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