Fondren Middle School

6333 S Braeswood
Houston, TX 77096
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
2/
10
Bottom 50%
Fondren Middle School serves 1,022 students in grades 6-8.
Fondren 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 36% (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 28% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher 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% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Fondren Middle School's student population of 1,022 students has grown by 14% over five school years.
The teacher population of 55 teachers has grown by 14% over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students1,022 students
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Total Classroom Teachers55 teachers
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School Comparison

Fondren 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 Fondren Middle School is 0.51, 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
#6566 out of 7999 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
36%
49%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
28%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio19:115:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
Asian
3%
4%
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Hispanic
63%
52%
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Black
31%
13%
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White
2%
28%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
2%
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Diversity Score
0.510.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
86%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameHouston Independent School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Fondren Middle School is Sharpstown High School (0.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Inspired For Excellence Academy Inc (0.0 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Houston Inspired For Excellence Academy Inc Alternative School
    Charter School
    Math: 48% | Reading: 21%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 5-8 | 303 students
    0.0 miles
    12525 Fondren Rd
    Houston, TX 77035
    (832) 834-5295
    0 5-8 303
  • Houston Elrod Elementary School Magnet School
    Math: 43% | Reading: 34%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 772 students
    0.4 miles
    6230 Dumfries Dr
    Houston, TX 77096
    (713) 778-3330
    0.4 PK-5 772
  • Houston Mcnamara Elementary School Math: 42% | Reading: 35%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 928 students
    0.6 miles
    8714 Mcavoy Dr
    Houston, TX 77074
    (713) 778-3460
    0.6 PK-5 928
  • Houston Sharpstown High School Math: 18% | Reading: 16%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,693 student
    0.8 miles
    7504 Bissonnet St
    Houston, TX 77074
    (713) 771-7215
    0.8 9-12 1,693
  • Houston Sugar Grove Academy Math: 18% | Reading: 20%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 659 students
    0.9 miles
    8405 Bonhomme
    Houston, TX 77074
    (713) 271-0214
    0.9 6-8 659

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