Juan De Dios Salinas Middle School

  • Juan De Dios Salinas Middle School serves 832 students in grades 6-9.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 50% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 49%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 26% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Juan De Dios Salinas Middle School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Texas for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Texas state level of 15:1.

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School Overview

  • Juan De Dios Salinas Middle School's student population of 832 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 61 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-9
Total Students832 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of Juan De Dios Salinas Middle School
Total Classroom Teachers61 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Juan De Dios Salinas 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 diversity score of Juan De Dios Salinas 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 Testing Rank#5274 out of 7999 schools
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall school rank of Juan De Dios Salinas Middle School, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
50%
49%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Juan De Dios Salinas Middle School 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 2017-18 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
26%
45%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Juan De Dios Salinas Middle School 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 2017-18 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio14:115:1
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
4%
Hispanic
100%
52%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Juan De Dios Salinas Middle School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Texas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
n/a
13%
White
n/a
28%
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
2%
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Juan De Dios Salinas Middle School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in TX.
Diversity Score0.000.64
Eligible for Free Lunch
98%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Juan De Dios Salinas Middle School 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 (13-14)
1%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Juan De Dios Salinas Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Texas by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLa Joya Independent School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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Juan de dios Salinas middle school is a wonderful school with outstanding Teachers and Staff. I feel great that my children attend this school. My children also love this school. We are new to this area and were concerned of the change but are ecstatic at the outcome.
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