Fort Hancock Middle School

100 School Dr
Fort Hancock, TX 79839
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
6/
10
Top 50%
Fort Hancock Middle School serves 100 students in grades 6-8.
Fort Hancock Middle School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Texas for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 30-34% (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 55-59% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower 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

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

School Overview

Fort Hancock Middle School's student population of 100 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 8 teachers has declined by 11% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students100 students
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Total Classroom Teachers8 teachers
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School Comparison

Fort Hancock Middle School is ranked within the top 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 Fort Hancock Middle School is 0.02, 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
#3925 out of 7999 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
30-34%
49%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
55-59%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
4%
Hispanic
99%
52%
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Black
n/a
13%
White
1%
28%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
2%
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Fort Hancock Middle School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in TX.
Diversity Score
0.020.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
82%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
11%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Fort Hancock Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Texas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameFT Hancock Independent School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Fort Hancock Middle School is Fort Hancock High School (0.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Tornillo Junior High School (18.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Benito Martinez Elementary School (0.1 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Fort Hancock Benito Martinez Elementary School Math: 30-34% | Reading: 25-29%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 200 students
    0.1 miles
    100 School Dr
    Fort Hancock, TX 79839
    (915) 769-3913
    0.1 PK-5 200
  • Fort Hancock Fort Hancock High School Math: 21-39% | Reading: 30-39%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 110 students
    0.1 miles
    100 School Dr
    Fort Hancock, TX 79839
    (915) 769-3811
    0.1 9-12 110
  • Tornillo Tornillo Elementary School
    Grades: PK-2 | 282 students
    17.6 miles
    19200 Gaby Rd
    Tornillo, TX 79853
    (915) 765-3100
    17.6 PK-2 282
  • Tornillo Tornillo Intermediate School Math: 27% | Reading: 24%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 3-5 | 222 students
    17.7 miles
    300 Oil Mill
    Tornillo, TX 79853
    (915) 765-3350
    17.7 3-5 222
  • Tornillo Tornillo Junior High School Math: 28% | Reading: 33%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 262 students
    18.3 miles
    420 Oil Mill Rd
    Tornillo, TX 79853
    (915) 765-3450
    18.3 6-8 262

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