Berry Middle School

  • Berry Middle School serves 899 students in grades 6-9.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 76% (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 70% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 72%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Texas state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 85% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Texas state average of 72%.

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School Overview

  • Berry Middle School's student population of 899 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 57 teachers has grown by 5% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-9
Total Students899 students
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Total Classroom Teachers57 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Berry Middle School's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has decreased from 17:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Berry 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#4266 out of 7,879 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
76%
78%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
70%
72%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:115:1
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Asian
1%
4%
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Hispanic
54%
52%
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Black
27%
13%
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White
15%
28%
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Two or more races
3%
2%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Berry Middle School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in TX.
Diversity Score0.620.41
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Eligible for Free Lunch
60%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Berry Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Texas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
11%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Berry Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Texas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMesquite Isd School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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