Goodson Middle School

  • Goodson Middle School serves 1,384 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 92% (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 88% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 72%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Texas state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 55% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Texas state average of 72%.

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • Goodson Middle School's student population of 1,384 students has grown by 14% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 76 teachers has grown by 16% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students1,384 students
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Total Classroom Teachers76 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Goodson Middle School's student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has decreased from 19:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Goodson Middle School is 0.68, 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#992 out of 7,879 schools
(Top 20%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
92%
78%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
88%
72%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:115:1
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Asian
10%
4%
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Hispanic
31%
52%
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Black
12%
13%
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White
45%
28%
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Two or more races
2%
2%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Goodson Middle School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in TX.
Diversity Score0.680.41
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Eligible for Free Lunch
21%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Goodson 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 NameCypress-fairbanks Isd School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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