Cesar Chavez Middle School

  • Cesar Chavez Middle School serves 861 students in grades 6-9.
  • 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 65% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 72%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Texas state level of 15:1.

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School Overview

  • Cesar Chavez Middle School's student population of 861 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 55 teachers has declined by 9% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-9
Total Students861 students
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Gender %This chart display gender of Cesar Chavez Middle School
Total Classroom Teachers55 teachers
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Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Cesar Chavez Middle School by grade.

School Comparison

  • Cesar Chavez Middle School's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has increased from 15:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Cesar Chavez Middle School is 0.00, which is less 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#5235 out of 7,879 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
79%
78%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Cesar Chavez Middle School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Texas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
65%
72%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Cesar Chavez Middle School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Texas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio16:115:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Cesar Chavez Middle School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Texas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Hispanic
100%
52%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Cesar Chavez Middle School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Texas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
n/a
28%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Cesar Chavez Middle School and the percentage of White public school students in Texas by year, with the latest 2003-04 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Cesar Chavez Middle School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in TX.
Diversity Scoren/a0.41
This chart display the diversity score of Cesar Chavez Middle School and the public school average diversity score of Texas by year, with the latest 2003-04 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
87%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Cesar Chavez Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Texas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Cesar Chavez Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Texas by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLa Joya Isd School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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