Edwin M Wells Middle School

  • Edwin M Wells Middle School serves 1,087 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 24% (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 31% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Edwin M Wells 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 16:1 is higher than the Texas state level of 15:1.

School Overview

  • Edwin M Wells Middle School's student population of 1,087 students has declined by 19% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 66 teachers has declined by 15% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students1,087 students
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Total Classroom Teachers66 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Edwin M Wells 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 16:1 has decreased from 17:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Edwin M Wells Middle School is 0.59, 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#7094 out of 7999 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
24%
49%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
31%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:115:1
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American Indian
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Asian
5%
4%
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Hispanic
45%
52%
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Black
48%
13%
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White
1%
28%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
1%
2%
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Diversity Score0.590.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
66%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSpring Independent School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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