De Leon Middle School

  • De Leon Middle School serves 685 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 76% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 78%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 74% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 72%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Texas state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Texas state average of 72%.

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School Overview

  • De Leon Middle School's student population of 685 students has declined by 5% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 54 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students685 students
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Total Classroom Teachers54 teachers
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School Comparison

  • De Leon Middle School's student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has decreased from 14:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of De Leon Middle School is 0.08, 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#4175 out of 7,879 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
76%
78%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of De Leon 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)
74%
72%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of De Leon 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 Ratio13:115:1
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Asian
3%
4%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in De Leon Middle School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Texas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Hispanic
96%
52%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in De Leon Middle School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Texas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
n/a
13%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in De Leon Middle School and the percentage of Black public school students in Texas by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
White
1%
28%
This chart display the percentage of White students in De Leon Middle School and the percentage of White public school students in Texas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in De Leon Middle School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in TX.
Diversity Score0.080.41
This chart display the diversity score of De Leon Middle School and the public school average diversity score of Texas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
76%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in De Leon 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 De Leon Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Texas by year, with the latest 2007-08 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMcallen Isd School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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