Alief Middle School

  • Alief Middle School serves 966 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 65% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 78%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 60% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 72%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Alief 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 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Texas state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Texas state average of 72%.

School Overview

  • Alief Middle School's student population of 966 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 74 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students966 students
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Total Classroom Teachers74 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Alief Middle School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 7,953 schools in Texas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has decreased from 14:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Alief Middle School is 0.56, 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 School Rank (16-17)#6646 out of 7953 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
65%
78%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
60%
72%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:115:1
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American Indian
2%
n/a
Asian
19%
4%
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Hispanic
62%
52%
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Black
16%
13%
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White
1%
28%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Alief 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
72%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameAlief Independent School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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