Brown Middle School

2700 S Ware Rd
Mcallen, TX 78503
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
5/
10
Bottom 50%
Brown Middle School serves 727 students in grades 6-8.
Brown Middle School placed in the bottom 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 47% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 49%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 37% (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 99% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Texas state average of 72% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Brown Middle School's student population of 727 students has declined by 7% over five school years.
The teacher population of 63 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students727 students
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Total Classroom Teachers63 teachers
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School Comparison

Brown Middle School is ranked within the bottom 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 Brown Middle School is 0.02, 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
#4373 out of 7999 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
47%
49%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
37%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
4%
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Hispanic
99%
52%
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Black
n/a
13%
White
1%
28%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
2%
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Diversity Score
0.020.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
89%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (07-08)
4%
8%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMcallen Independent School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school and middle school to Brown Middle School is Idea Mcallen College Preparatory (1.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Escandon Elementary School (0.7 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Mcallen Escandon Elementary School Math: 40-44% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 407 students
    0.7 miles
    2901 Colbath Ave
    Mcallen, TX 78503
    (956) 971-4511
    0.7 PK-5 407
  • Mcallen Bonham Elementary School Math: 55-59% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 294 students
    0.9 miles
    2400 Jordan Rd
    Mcallen, TX 78503
    (956) 971-4440
    0.9 PK-5 294
  • Mcallen Thigpen-zavala Elementary School Math: 48% | Reading: 35%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 586 students
    1.4 miles
    2500 Galveston Ave
    Mcallen, TX 78501
    (956) 971-4353
    1.4 PK-5 586
  • Mcallen Roosevelt Elementary School Math: 48% | Reading: 43%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 538 students
    1.5 miles
    4801 S 26th St
    Mcallen, TX 78503
    (956) 971-4424
    1.5 PK-5 538
  • Mcallen Houston Elementary School Math: 70% | Reading: 59%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: PK-5 | 520 students
    1.6 miles
    3221 Olga Ave
    Mcallen, TX 78501
    (956) 971-4484
    1.6 PK-5 520

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