Barwise Middle School

  • Barwise Middle School serves 1,121 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 69% (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 68% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 72%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Texas state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 62% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Texas state average of 72%.

School Overview

  • Barwise Middle School's student population of 1,121 students has grown by 42% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 62 teachers has grown by 26% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students1,121 students
Gender %This chart display gender of Barwise Middle School
Total Classroom Teachers62 teachers
Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Barwise Middle School by grade.

School Comparison

  • Barwise Middle School's student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has increased from 16:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Barwise Middle School is 0.62, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (TX)
Overall School Rank#4487 out of 7,879 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
69%
78%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Barwise Middle School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Texas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
68%
72%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Barwise Middle School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Texas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio18:115:1
Asian
1%
4%
Hispanic
48%
52%
Black
10%
13%
White
38%
28%
Two or more races
3%
2%
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Barwise Middle School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in TX.
Diversity Score0.620.41
Eligible for Free Lunch
59%
53%
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
6%
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWICHITA FALLS ISD School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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