Dora M Sauceda Middle School

520 N Vly View Rd
Donna, TX 78537
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Dora M Sauceda Middle School serves 882 students in grades 6-8.
Dora M Sauceda 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 percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 40% (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 27% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the Texas state level of 15:1.

Top Placements

Dora M Sauceda Middle School places among the top 20% of public schools in Texas for:

School Overview

Dora M Sauceda Middle School's student population of 882 students has grown by 9% over five school years.
The teacher population of 80 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students882 students
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Total Classroom Teachers80 teachers
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School Comparison

Dora M Sauceda 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 diversity score of Dora M Sauceda Middle School is 0.00, 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
#6236 out of 7999 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
40%
49%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
27%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio11:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
4%
Hispanic
100%
52%
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Black
n/a
13%
White
n/a
28%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
2%
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Diversity Score
0.000.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
97%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Dora M Sauceda 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 (09-10)
1%
8%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Dora M Sauceda Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Texas by year, with the latest 2009-10 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameDonna Independent School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school and middle school to Dora M Sauceda Middle School is Idea College Prep (0.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Daniel Singleterry Senior (0.6 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Donna Daniel Singleterry Senior Math: 46% | Reading: 27%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 536 students
    0.6 miles
    9113 N Val Verde Rd
    Donna, TX 78537
    (956) 464-1845
    0.6 PK-5 536
  • Donna Idea Academy Charter School
    Math: 39% | Reading: 45%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 903 students
    0.9 miles
    401 S 1st St
    Donna, TX 78537
    (956) 464-0203
    0.9 PK-5 903
  • Donna Idea College Prep Charter School
    Math: 47% | Reading: 52%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 6-12 | 757 students
    0.9 miles
    401 S 1st St
    Donna, TX 78537
    (956) 464-0203
    0.9 6-12 757
  • Donna Donna Alternative Education Program Alternative School
    Grades: 1-12
    1.0 miles
    2006 Silver St
    Donna, TX 78537
    (956) 464-1954
    1 1-12 n/a
  • Donna J W Caceres Elementary School Math: 35-39% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 415 students
    1.0 miles
    503 S Hutto Rd
    Donna, TX 78537
    (956) 464-1995
    1 PK-5 415

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