Joaquin Cigarroa Middle School

  • Joaquin Cigarroa Middle School serves 1,319 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 42% (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 28% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Joaquin Cigarroa 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 16:1 is higher than the Texas state level of 15:1.

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • Joaquin Cigarroa Middle School's student population of 1,319 students has declined by 6% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 85 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students1,319 students
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Total Classroom Teachers85 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Joaquin Cigarroa 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 16:1 has decreased from 17:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Joaquin Cigarroa Middle School is 0.00, 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 School Rank#5955 out of 7999 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
42%
49%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
28%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:115:1
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American Indian
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Asian
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4%
Hispanic
100%
52%
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Black
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13%
White
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28%
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Diversity Score0.000.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
92%
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 Joaquin Cigarroa Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Texas by year, with the latest 2006-07 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLaredo Independent School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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