Hempstead Middle School

  • Hempstead Middle School serves 320 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 24% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 49%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 24% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Hempstead 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 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the Texas state level of 15:1.

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • Hempstead Middle School's student population of 320 students has declined by 8% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 30 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students320 students
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Total Classroom Teachers30 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Hempstead Middle School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 7,999 schools in Texas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has decreased from 12:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Hempstead Middle School is 0.57, 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#7507 out of 7999 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
24%
49%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
24%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio11:115:1
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American Indian
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Asian
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4%
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Hispanic
62%
52%
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Black
23%
13%
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White
14%
28%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
1%
2%
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Diversity Score0.570.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
82%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameHempstead Independent School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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