Cavazos Middle School

  • Cavazos Middle School serves 544 students in grades 6-8.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the TX average of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 96% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 71%.
  • Cavazos Middle School operates within the Lubbock Independent School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 544 students has declined by 8% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 41 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students544 students
Cavazos Middle School Total Students (2007-2015)
Gender %Cavazos Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers41 teachers
Cavazos Middle School Total Teachers (2005-2015)
Students by GradeCavazos Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(TX) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio13:115:1
Cavazos Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (2007-2015)
Hispanic
91%
52%
Cavazos Middle School Black Students (2007-2015)
Black
5%
13%
Cavazos Middle School Black Students (2007-2015)
White
4%
29%
Cavazos Middle School White Students (2007-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsCavazos Middle School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownTX All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.170.63
Cavazos Middle School Diversity Score (2007-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
87%
52%
Cavazos Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (2007-2015)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
1%
6%
Cavazos Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2007-2015)

District Comparison

  • Lubbock Independent School District's student population of 29,265 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $9,423 in this district is less than the state average of $12,250. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $8,789 is less than the state average of $12,682. The district spending/student has declined by 16% over four years.
School District NameLubbock Independent School District
Number of Schools
Managed
51
3
Number of Students Managed29,265825
Lubbock Independent School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
District Total Revenue$275 MM$9 MM
Lubbock Independent School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$257 MM$10 MM
Lubbock Independent School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$9,423$12,250
Lubbock Independent School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$8,789$12,682
Lubbock Independent School District District Spending / Student (1995-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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