De Zavala Middle School

  • De Zavala Middle School serves 716 students in grades 5-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 28% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 49%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 28% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • De Zavala Middle School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Texas for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Texas state level of 15:1.

Top Placements

De Zavala Middle School places among the top 20% of public schools in Texas for:

School Overview

  • De Zavala Middle School's student population of 716 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 54 teachers has declined by 5% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 5-6
Total Students716 students
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Total Classroom Teachers54 teachers
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School Comparison

  • De Zavala Middle School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 7,999 schools in Texas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of De Zavala Middle School is 0.11, which is less 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 DataThis SchoolState Level (TX)
Overall Testing Rank#7083 out of 7999 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
28%
49%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of De Zavala 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 2017-18 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
28%
45%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of De Zavala 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 2017-18 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio13:115:1
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American Indian
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Asian
n/a
4%
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Hispanic
93%
52%
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Black
3%
13%
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White
4%
28%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
2%
Diversity Score0.110.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
85%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in De Zavala Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Texas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in De Zavala Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Texas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePasadena Independent School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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  3.00 out of 5  (2 reviews)
1  
One of the worst schools in Pasadena, Tx. Teachers do not care if the kids succeed or not. You can clearly see that all they care about is about their paycheck.
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I love dezavala middle school is the perfect school for a 5 grader like me
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