C M Rice Middle School

8500 Gifford Dr
Plano, TX 75025
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
10/
10
Top 1%
C M Rice Middle School serves 1,080 students in grades 6-8.
C M Rice Middle School placed in the top 1% of all schools in Texas for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 87% (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 85% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Texas state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 79% of the student body (majority Asian), which is higher than the Texas state average of 72% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Top Placements

C M Rice Middle School places among the top 20% of public schools in Texas for:

School Overview

C M Rice Middle School's student population of 1,080 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 60 teachers has declined by 7% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students1,080 students
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Total Classroom Teachers60 teachers
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School Comparison

C M Rice Middle School is ranked within the top 1% 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 C M Rice Middle School is 0.52, 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
#65 out of 7999 schools
(Top 1%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
87%
49%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
85%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
66%
4%
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Hispanic
6%
52%
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Black
4%
13%
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White
21%
28%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
2%
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Diversity Score
0.520.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
3%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
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 C M Rice Middle School is Special Prog Ctr/j J A E P (2.0 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Fowler Middle School (0.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Skaggs Elementary School (0.5 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Plano Skaggs Elementary School Math: 83% | Reading: 79%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: K-5 | 417 students
    0.5 miles
    3201 Russell Creek Dr
    Plano, TX 75025
    (469) 752-3300
    0.5 K-5 417
  • Plano Fowler Middle School Math: 91% | Reading: 79%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: 6-8 | 1,141 student
    0.6 miles
    3801 Mcdermott Rd
    Plano, TX 75025
    (469) 633-5050
    0.6 6-8 1,141
  • Plano Wyatt Elementary School Math: 88% | Reading: 79%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: K-5 | 477 students
    0.6 miles
    8900 Coit Rd
    Plano, TX 75025
    (469) 752-3800
    0.6 K-5 477
  • Plano Borchardt Elementary School Math: 81% | Reading: 77%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: PK-5 | 754 students
    1.0 miles
    4300 Waskom Dr
    Plano, TX 75024
    (469) 633-2800
    1 PK-5 754
  • Plano Mathews Elementary School Math: 86% | Reading: 84%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    Grades: K-5 | 475 students
    1.0 miles
    7500 Marchman Way
    Plano, TX 75025
    (469) 752-2300
    1 K-5 475

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