Bandera Middle School

1005 Cherry St
Bandera, TX 78003
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
4/
10
Bottom 50%
Bandera Middle School serves 518 students in grades 6-8.
Bandera 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 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 37% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 51%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 42% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 47%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Texas state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 34% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Texas state average of 72% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Bandera Middle School's student population of 518 students has grown by 8% over five school years.
The teacher population of 33 teachers has grown by 10% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students518 students
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Total Classroom Teachers33 teachers
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School Rankings

Bandera Middle School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 8,043 schools in Texas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Bandera Middle School is 0.47, 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
#5182 out of 8043 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
37%
51%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
42%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
4%
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Hispanic
32%
52%
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Black
n/a
13%
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White
66%
28%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
2%
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Diversity Score
0.470.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
41%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBandera Independent School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Bandera Middle School is Bandera High School (0.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Medina School (11.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Alkek Elementary School (1.2 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Bandera Bandera High School Math: 25-29% | Reading: 47%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 656 students
    0.8 miles
    474 Old San Antonio Hwy
    Bandera, TX 78003
    (830) 460-3898
    0.8 9-12 656
  • Bandera Alkek Elementary School Math: 47% | Reading: 44%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 591 students
    1.2 miles
    1798 Hwy 173 S
    Bandera, TX 78003
    (830) 460-3900
    1.2 PK-5 591
  • Bandera Hill Country Elementary School Math: 32% | Reading: 43%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 518 students
    9.7 miles
    6346 Fm 1283
    Bandera, TX 78003
    (830) 460-3901
    9.7 PK-5 518
  • Medina Medina School Math: 35-39% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-12 | 322 students
    11.6 miles
    One Bobcat Ln
    Medina, TX 78055
    (830) 589-2851
    11.6 PK-12 322
  • Center Point Center Point Elementary School Math: 40-44% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 279 students
    15.0 miles
    215 China
    Center Point, TX 78010
    (830) 634-2257
    15 PK-5 279

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