George Dawson Middle School

  • George Dawson Middle School serves 636 students in grades 7-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is ≥99% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 75%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is ≥99% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 71%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • George Dawson Middle School placed in the top 1% of all schools in Texas for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 1%, and reading proficiency is top 1%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Texas state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 23% of the student body (majority Asian), which is lower than the Texas state average of 71%.

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School Overview

  • George Dawson Middle School's student population of 636 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 41 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 7-8
Total Students636 students
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Total Classroom Teachers41 teachers
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School Comparison

  • George Dawson Middle School is ranked within the top 1% of all 7,879 schools in Texas (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of George Dawson Middle School is 0.39, 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 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (TX)
Overall School Rankn/a
26%
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)≥99%
75%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)≥99%
71%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:115:1
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Asian
10%
4%
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Hispanic
8%
52%
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Black
1%
13%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in George Dawson Middle School and the percentage of Black public school students in Texas by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
White
77%
29%
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Two or more races
4%
2%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in George Dawson Middle School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in TX.
Diversity Score0.390.41
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Eligible for Free Lunchn/a
53%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in George Dawson Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Texas by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCarroll Independent School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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