George Dawson Middle School

George Dawson Middle School serves 628 students in grades 7-8.
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 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 93% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 51%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 91% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 47%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Texas state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 32% of the student body (majority Asian and Hispanic), which is lower than the Texas state average of 72% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

George Dawson Middle School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Texas for:

School Overview

George Dawson Middle School's student population of 628 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 40 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 7-8
Total Students628 students
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Total Classroom Teachers40 teachers
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School Rankings

George Dawson Middle School is ranked within the top 1% of all 8,043 schools in Texas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of George Dawson 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
#17 out of 8043 schools
(Top 1%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
93%
51%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
91%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
13%
4%
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Hispanic
11%
52%
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Black
2%
13%
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White
68%
28%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
6%
2%
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Diversity Score
0.510.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
1%
53%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCarroll Independent School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to George Dawson Middle School is Tarrant County J J A E P (0.9 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Grapevine Middle School (2.0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Eubanks Intermediate School (0.1 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Southlake Eubanks Intermediate School Math: 92% | Reading: 81%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    Grades: 5-6 | 588 students
    0.1 miles
    500 S Kimball Ave
    Southlake, TX 76092
    (817) 949-5200
    0.1 5-6 588
  • Southlake Tarrant County J J A E P Alternative School
    Grades: 9 | 1 student
    0.9 miles
    2400 N Carroll Ave
    Southlake, TX 76092
    (817) 949-8222
    0.9 9 1
  • Grapevine Dove Elementary School Math: 47% | Reading: 46%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 494 students
    1.3 miles
    1932 Dove Rd
    Grapevine, TX 76051
    (817) 251-5700
    1.3 PK-5 494
  • Southlake Jack D Johnson Elementary School Math: 86% | Reading: 84%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: PK-4 | 666 students
    1.3 miles
    1301 N Carroll Ave
    Southlake, TX 76092
    (817) 949-4500
    1.3 PK-4 666
  • Southlake Old Union Elementary School Math: ≥95% | Reading: 90-94%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    Grades: PK-4 | 473 students
    1.5 miles
    1050 S Carroll Ave
    Southlake, TX 76092
    (817) 949-4600
    1.5 PK-4 473

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