Elias Longoria Senior Middle School

  • Elias Longoria Senior Middle School serves 1,010 students in grades 6-9.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 74% (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 67% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 72%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Texas state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 98% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Texas state average of 72%.

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School Overview

  • Elias Longoria Senior Middle School's student population of 1,010 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 81 teachers has grown by 6% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-9
Total Students1,010 students
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Total Classroom Teachers81 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Elias Longoria Senior Middle School's student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has decreased from 13:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Elias Longoria Senior Middle School is 0.04, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (TX)
Overall School Rank#4961 out of 7,879 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
74%
78%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Elias Longoria Senior Middle School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Texas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
67%
72%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Elias Longoria Senior Middle School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Texas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio12:115:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Elias Longoria Senior Middle School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Texas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Asian
n/a
4%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Elias Longoria Senior Middle School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Texas by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
Hispanic
98%
52%
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White
2%
28%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Elias Longoria Senior Middle School and the percentage of White public school students in Texas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Elias Longoria Senior Middle School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in TX.
Diversity Score0.040.41
This chart display the diversity score of Elias Longoria Senior Middle School and the public school average diversity score of Texas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
86%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Elias Longoria Senior Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Texas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameEdinburg Cisd School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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