Devers Junior High School

201 S Chism
Devers, TX 77538
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
10/
10
Top 10%
Devers Junior High School serves 52 students in grades 6-8.
Devers Junior High School placed in the top 10% of all schools in Texas for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 70-79% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 49%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 60-69% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the Texas state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 35% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Texas state average of 72% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

Devers Junior High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Texas for:

School Overview

Devers Junior High School's student population of 52 students has grown by 15% over five school years.
The teacher population of 5 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students52 students
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Total Classroom Teachers5 teachers
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School Comparison

Devers Junior High School is ranked within the top 10% of all 7,999 schools in Texas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Devers Junior High School is 0.50, 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
#681 out of 7999 schools
(Top 10%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
70-79%
49%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
60-69%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio10:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
2%
4%
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Hispanic
29%
52%
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Black
2%
13%
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White
65%
28%
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Hawaiian
2%
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
2%
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Diversity Score
0.500.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
52%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameDevers Independent School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Devers Junior High School is Hardin-jefferson High School (7.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Henderson Middle School (7.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Devers Elementary School (7.2 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Devers Devers Elementary School Math: ≥90% | Reading: 80-89%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    Grades: PK-5 | 123 students
    7.2 miles
    201 S Chism
    Devers, TX 77538
    (936) 549-7591
    7.2 PK-5 123
  • China China Elementary School Math: 51% | Reading: 45%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 439 students
    7.8 miles
    605 Henderson Ave
    China, TX 77613
    (409) 981-6410
    7.8 PK-5 439
  • Sour Lake Hardin-jefferson High School Math: 75-79% | Reading: 61%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: 9-12 | 656 students
    7.8 miles
    3155 Hwy 326 S
    Sour Lake, TX 77659
    (409) 981-6430
    7.8 9-12 656
  • Sour Lake Henderson Middle School Math: 62% | Reading: 47%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: 6-8 | 516 students
    7.9 miles
    3025 Hwy 326 S
    Sour Lake, TX 77659
    (409) 981-6420
    7.9 6-8 516
  • Sour Lake Sour Lake Elementary School Math: 56% | Reading: 49%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 635 students
    8.4 miles
    1055 Hwy 326 S
    Sour Lake, TX 77659
    (409) 981-6440
    8.4 PK-5 635

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