221 N Main St
Mcallen, TX 78501
Rating
6/
10
Top 50%
Horizon Montessori serves 590 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
Horizon Montessori placed in the top 50% of all schools in Texas for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 48% (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 47% (which is equal to the Texas state average of 47%) for the 2018-19 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% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Horizon Montessori's student population of 590 students has declined by 17% over five school years.
The teacher population of 39 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School Type
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students
590 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
39 teachers
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School Rankings

Horizon Montessori is ranked within the top 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 Horizon Montessori is 0.10, 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 Data
This School
State Level (TX)
Overall Testing Rank
#3565 out of 8043 schools
(Top 50%)
This chart display the overall school rank of Horizon Montessori, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
48%
51%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Horizon Montessori and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Texas by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
47%
47%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Horizon Montessori 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 2018-19 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
15:1
15:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Horizon Montessori and the public school average student teacher ratio of Texas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
American Indian
1%
1%
Asian
1%
4%
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Hispanic
95%
52%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Horizon Montessori and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Texas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
1%
13%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Horizon Montessori and the percentage of Black public school students in Texas by year, with the latest 2009-10 school year data.
White
2%
28%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Horizon Montessori and the percentage of White public school students in Texas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
2%
All Ethnic Groups
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This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in TX.
Diversity Score
0.10
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Eligible for Free Lunch
70%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Horizon Montessori 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
8%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Horizon Montessori and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Texas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • School Type: Charter School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Students: 590 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 98%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50% in TX
  • Math Proficiency
    : 48% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 47% (Top 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.10 (Btm 50%)

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