Harold Wendell Language Senior Middle School

  • Harold Wendell Language Senior Middle School serves 906 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 56% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 78%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 50% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 72%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the Texas state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 98% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Texas state average of 72%.

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School Overview

  • Harold Wendell Language Senior Middle School's student population of 906 students has declined by 13% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 61 teachers has declined by 7% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students906 students
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Total Classroom Teachers61 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Harold Wendell Language Senior Middle School's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has decreased from 16:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Harold Wendell Language Senior Middle School is 0.51, 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#7516 out of 7,879 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
56%
78%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
50%
72%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Harold Wendell Language Senior 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 Ratio15:115:1
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Asian
n/a
4%
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Hispanic
56%
52%
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Black
42%
13%
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White
2%
28%
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Two or more races
n/a
2%
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Diversity Score0.510.41
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Eligible for Free Lunch
88%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Harold Wendell Language Senior Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Texas by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameDallas Isd School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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