Cook Middle School

9111 Wheatland Dr
Houston, TX 77064
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
8/
10
Top 30%
Cook Middle School serves 1,584 students in grades 6-8.
Cook Middle School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Texas for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 60% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 51%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 54% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 47%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Texas state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 81% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Texas state average of 72% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Cook Middle School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Texas for:

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School Overview

Cook Middle School's student population of 1,584 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 90 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 6-8
Total Students
1,584 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
90 teachers
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School Rankings

Cook Middle School is ranked within the top 30% of all 8,043 schools in Texas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Cook Middle School is 0.65, which is more 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 Data
This School
State Level (TX)
Overall Testing Rank
#1914 out of 8043 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
60%
51%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
54%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
18:1
15:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
Asian
12%
4%
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Hispanic
54%
52%
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Black
11%
13%
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White
19%
28%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
2%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.65
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Eligible for Free Lunch
49%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
5%
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Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Students: 1,584 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 18:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 81%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 30% in TX
  • Math Proficiency
    : 60% (Top 30%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 54% (Top 30%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.65 (Top 20%)

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