Fossil Hill Middle School

  • Fossil Hill Middle School serves 930 students in grades 7-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 82% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 78%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 86% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 72%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Texas state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 66% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Texas state average of 72%.

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School Overview

  • Fossil Hill Middle School's student population of 930 students has declined by 5% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 68 teachers has grown by 7% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 7-8
Total Students930 students
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Total Classroom Teachers68 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Fossil Hill Middle School's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has decreased from 16:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Fossil Hill Middle School is 0.73, which is more 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#2211 out of 7,879 schools
(Top 30%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
82%
78%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Fossil Hill 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)
86%
72%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Fossil Hill 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 Ratio14:115:1
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Asian
12%
4%
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Hispanic
35%
52%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Fossil Hill Middle School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Texas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
16%
13%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Fossil Hill Middle School and the percentage of Black public school students in Texas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
34%
28%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Fossil Hill Middle School and the percentage of White public school students in Texas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
3%
2%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Fossil Hill Middle School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in TX.
Diversity Score0.730.41
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Eligible for Free Lunch
40%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Fossil Hill 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.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Fossil Hill Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Texas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameKeller Isd School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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