Danny Jones Middle School

  • Danny Jones Middle School serves 1,016 students in grades 7-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 90% (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 90% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 72%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Danny Jones Middle School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Texas for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Texas state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 73% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Texas state average of 72%.

Top Placements

Danny Jones Middle School places among the top 20% of public schools in Texas for:

School Overview

  • Danny Jones Middle School's student population of 1,016 students has grown by 20% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 58 teachers has grown by 11% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 7-8
Total Students1,016 students
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Total Classroom Teachers58 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Danny Jones Middle School is ranked within the top 20% of all 7,953 schools in Texas (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has increased from 16:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Danny Jones Middle School is 0.72, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.63. 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#919 out of 7953 schools
(Top 20%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
90%
78%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
90%
72%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:115:1
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Asian
8%
4%
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Hispanic
18%
52%
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Black
42%
13%
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White
27%
28%
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Two or more races
5%
2%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Danny Jones Middle School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in TX.
Diversity Score0.720.63
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Eligible for Free Lunch
14%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMansfield ISD School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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