Canyon Middle School

  • Canyon Middle School serves 1,187 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 56% (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 44% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Canyon Middle School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Texas for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) 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 58% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Texas state average of 72% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

  • Canyon Middle School's student population of 1,187 students has grown by 5% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 66 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students1,187 students
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Total Classroom Teachers66 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Canyon Middle School is ranked within the top 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 Canyon Middle School is 0.59, 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#2931 out of 7999 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
56%
49%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
44%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
1%
4%
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Hispanic
49%
52%
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Black
4%
13%
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White
42%
28%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
2%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Canyon Middle School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in TX.
Diversity Score0.590.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
35%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Canyon Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Texas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameComal Independent School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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