Dwight Middle School

2454 W Southcross Blvd
San Antonio, TX 78211
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
1/
10
Bottom 50%
Dwight Middle School serves 647 students in grades 6-8.
Dwight 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 21% (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 24% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher 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% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Dwight Middle School's student population of 647 students has grown by 34% over five school years.
The teacher population of 38 teachers has grown by 26% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students647 students
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Total Classroom Teachers38 teachers
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School Comparison

Dwight 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 Dwight Middle School is 0.04, 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
#7575 out of 7999 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
21%
49%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
24%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
4%
Hispanic
98%
52%
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Black
1%
13%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Dwight Middle School and the percentage of Black public school students in Texas by year, with the latest 2006-07 school year data.
White
1%
28%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
2%
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Diversity Score
0.040.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
90%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Dwight 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 (10-11)
3%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSouth San Antonio Independent School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Dwight Middle School is San Antonio Can Academy (1.0 miles away)
The nearest middle school is South San Antonio High School (1.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Price Elementary School (0.6 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • San Antonio Price Elementary School Math: 47% | Reading: 35%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 543 students
    0.6 miles
    245 Price Ave
    San Antonio, TX 78224
    (210) 977-7225
    0.6 PK-5 543
  • San Antonio Miguel Carrillo Junior Elementary School Math: 21% | Reading: 24%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 471 students
    0.7 miles
    500 Price Ave
    San Antonio, TX 78211
    (210) 977-7550
    0.7 PK-5 471
  • Dallas San Antonio Can Academy Alternative School
    Charter School
    Math: ≤5% | Reading: 9%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 402 students
    1.0 miles
    1807 Centennial Blvd
    Dallas, TX 75208
    (210) 923-1226
    1 9-12 402
  • San Antonio Columbia Heights Elementary School Math: 27% | Reading: 34%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 435 students
    1.2 miles
    1610 Fitch Ave
    San Antonio, TX 78211
    (210) 989-3000
    1.2 PK-5 435
  • San Antonio Kindred Elementary School Math: 25-29% | Reading: 25-29%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 409 students
    1.3 miles
    7811 Kindred St
    San Antonio, TX 78224
    (210) 977-7575
    1.3 PK-5 409

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