Gus Garcia Middle School

3306 Ruiz St
San Antonio, TX 78228
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
1/
10
Bottom 50%
Gus Garcia Middle School serves 740 students in grades 6-8.
Gus Garcia Middle School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Texas for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 30% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 51%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 24% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 47%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher 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 Rankings

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School Overview

Gus Garcia Middle School's student population of 740 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 43 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students740 students
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Total Classroom Teachers43 teachers
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School Rankings

Gus Garcia Middle School is ranked within the bottom 50% 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 Gus Garcia Middle School is 0.04, 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
#7468 out of 8043 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
30%
51%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
24%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
4%
Hispanic
98%
52%
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Black
1%
13%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Gus Garcia Middle School and the percentage of Black public school students in Texas by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
White
1%
28%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
2%
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Diversity Score
0.040.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
94%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Gus Garcia Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Texas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch (08-09)
1%
8%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Gus Garcia Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Texas by year, with the latest 2008-09 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameEdgewood Independent School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school and middle school to Gus Garcia Middle School is Memorial High School (0.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Roosevelt Elementary School (0.4 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • San Antonio Cardenas Center
    Grades: PK | 365 students
    0.0 miles
    3300 Ruiz St
    San Antonio, TX 78228
    (210) 444-7826
    0 PK 365
  • San Antonio Roosevelt Elementary School Math: 23% | Reading: 24%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 497 students
    0.4 miles
    3823 Fortuna Ct
    San Antonio, TX 78237
    (210) 444-8376
    0.4 K-5 497
  • San Antonio Memorial High School Math: 44% | Reading: 29%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 8-12 | 1,320 student
    0.6 miles
    1227 Memorial St
    San Antonio, TX 78228
    (210) 444-8300
    0.6 8-12 1,320
  • San Antonio Roy Cisneros Elementary School Math: 44% | Reading: 34%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 502 students
    0.6 miles
    3011 Ruiz
    San Antonio, TX 78237
    (210) 444-7850
    0.6 K-5 502
  • San Antonio Stafford Center
    Grades: PK | 527 students
    0.8 miles
    611 Sw 36th St
    San Antonio, TX 78237
    (210) 444-7900
    0.8 PK 527

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