Howell Middle School

  • Howell Middle School serves 870 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 74% (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 71% (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 71% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Texas state average of 72%.

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School Overview

  • Howell Middle School's student population of 870 students has grown by 9% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 57 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students870 students
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Total Classroom Teachers57 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Howell Middle School's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has increased from 14:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Howell Middle School is 0.54, 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#3980 out of 7,879 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
74%
78%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
71%
72%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1
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Asian
1%
4%
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Hispanic
61%
52%
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Black
8%
13%
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White
29%
28%
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Two or more races
1%
2%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Howell Middle School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in TX.
Diversity Score0.540.41
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Eligible for Free Lunch
46%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameVICTORIA ISD School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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