Central Middle School

  • Central Middle School serves 716 students in grades 5-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 79% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 78%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 77% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 72%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Texas state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 55% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is lower than the Texas state average of 72%.

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School Overview

  • Central Middle School's student population of 716 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 52 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 5-8
Total Students716 students
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Total Classroom Teachers52 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Central Middle School's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Central Middle School is 0.70, 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#3609 out of 7,879 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
79%
78%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
77%
72%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:115:1
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American Indian
2%
n/a
Asian
11%
4%
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Hispanic
25%
52%
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Black
16%
13%
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White
45%
28%
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Two or more races
1%
2%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Central Middle School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in TX.
Diversity Score0.700.41
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Eligible for Free Lunch
45%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Central 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 NameNEDERLAND ISD School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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