Armstrong Middle School

3805 Timberline Dr
Plano, TX 75074
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
6/
10
Top 50%
Armstrong Middle School serves 708 students in grades 6-8.
Armstrong Middle School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Texas for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 54% (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 40% (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.
Minority enrollment is 84% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Texas state average of 72% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Armstrong Middle School's student population of 708 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 57 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students708 students
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Total Classroom Teachers57 teachers
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School Comparison

Armstrong Middle School is ranked within the top 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 Armstrong Middle School is 0.60, 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
#3522 out of 7999 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
54%
49%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
40%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:115:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
Asian
4%
4%
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Hispanic
59%
52%
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Black
17%
13%
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White
16%
28%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
2%
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Diversity Score
0.600.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
58%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePlano Independent School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Armstrong Middle School is Plano East Senior High School (1.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Otto Middle School (1.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Forman Elementary School (0.3 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Plano Forman Elementary School Math: 35% | Reading: 38%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 594 students
    0.3 miles
    3600 Timberline Dr
    Plano, TX 75074
    (469) 752-1200
    0.3 PK-5 594
  • Plano Dooley Elementary School Math: 45-49% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 367 students
    0.9 miles
    2425 San Gabriel Dr
    Plano, TX 75074
    (469) 752-1100
    0.9 K-5 367
  • Plano Meadows Elementary School Math: 42% | Reading: 27%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 483 students
    1.0 miles
    2800 18th St
    Plano, TX 75074
    (469) 752-2400
    1 K-5 483
  • Plano Head Start Alternative School
    Grades: PK | 146 students
    1.1 miles
    1600 Rigsbee Dr
    Plano, TX 75074
    (469) 752-7160
    1.1 PK 146
  • Plano Otto Middle School Math: 65% | Reading: 74%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: 6-8 | 1,063 student
    1.2 miles
    504 N Star Rd
    Plano, TX 75074
    (469) 752-8500
    1.2 6-8 1,063

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