Dimmitt Middle School

  • Dimmitt Middle School serves 355 students in grades 5-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 67% (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 69% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 72%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Dimmitt 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 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the Texas state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 90% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Texas state average of 72%.

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Dimmitt Middle School's student population of 355 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 34 teachers has grown by 6% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 5-8
Total Students355 students
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Total Classroom Teachers34 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Dimmitt Middle School is ranked within the bottom 50% 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 10:1 has decreased from 11:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Dimmitt Middle School is 0.20, which is less 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 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (TX)
Overall School Rank (16-17)#5499 out of 7953 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
67%
78%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
69%
72%
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Student : Teacher Ratio10:115:1
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Asian
n/a
4%
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Hispanic
89%
52%
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Black
1%
13%
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White
10%
28%
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Two or more races
n/a
2%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Dimmitt Middle School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in TX.
Diversity Score0.200.63
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Eligible for Free Lunch
83%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Dimmitt Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Texas by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameDimmitt Independent School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Dimmitt Dimmitt High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 317 students
    0.1 miles
    1405 Western Cir Dr
    Dimmitt, TX 79027
    (806)647-3105
    0.1 9-12 317
  • Dimmitt Richardson Elementary School
    Grades: PK-4 | 560 students
    0.6 miles
    708 W Stinson St
    Dimmitt, TX 79027
    (806)647-4131
    0.6 PK-4 560
  • Nazareth Nazareth School
    Grades: PK-12 | 250 students
    13.1 miles
    101 S First Ave
    Nazareth, TX 79063
    (806)945-2231
    13.1 PK-12 250
  • Hart Hart Isd
    Grades: PK-12 | 232 students
    17.2 miles
    710 2nd St
    Hart, TX 79043
    (806)938-2141
    17.2 PK-12 232
  • Hereford Tierra Blanca Elementary School
    Grades: K-5 | 357 students
    18.4 miles
    615 Columbia Dr
    Hereford, TX 79045
    (806)363-7680
    18.4 K-5 357

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