Kilgore Middle School

  • Kilgore Middle School serves 884 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 71% (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 70% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 72%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Kilgore 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 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Texas state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 54% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Texas state average of 72%.

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Kilgore Middle School's student population of 884 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 6-8
Total Students884 students
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Total Classroom Teachers61 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Kilgore Middle School is ranked within the bottom 50% 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 14:1 has decreased from 15:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Kilgore Middle School is 0.66, which is more 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 (16-17)#5114 out of 7953 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
71%
78%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
70%
72%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:115:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
n/a
4%
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Hispanic
34%
52%
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Black
14%
13%
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White
46%
28%
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Two or more races
5%
2%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Kilgore Middle School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in TX.
Diversity Score0.660.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
56%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameKilgore Independent School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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