Herman E Utley Middle School

  • Herman E Utley Middle School serves 787 students in grades 7-9.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 88% (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 86% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 72%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Herman E Utley Middle School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Texas for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Texas state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 38% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Texas state average of 72%.

Top Placements

Herman E Utley Middle School places among the top 20% of public schools in Texas for:

School Overview

  • Herman E Utley Middle School's student population of 787 students has grown by 17% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 47 teachers has grown by 14% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 7-9
Total Students787 students
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Total Classroom Teachers47 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Herman E Utley Middle School is ranked within the top 20% of all 7,953 schools in Texas (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has increased from 16:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Herman E Utley Middle School is 0.56, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.63. 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#1352 out of 7953 schools
(Top 20%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
88%
78%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
86%
72%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:115:1
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Asian
2%
4%
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Hispanic
23%
52%
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Black
10%
13%
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White
62%
28%
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Two or more races
3%
2%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Herman E Utley Middle School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in TX.
Diversity Score0.560.63
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Eligible for Free Lunch
20%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Herman E Utley 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 NameRockwall ISD School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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