Kimbrough Middle School

3900 N Galloway Ave
Mesquite, TX 75150
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
6/
10
Top 50%
5.00 5 1 (1 review)
Kimbrough Middle School serves 825 students in grades 7-9.
Kimbrough Middle School 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 2017-18 school year.
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 42% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Texas state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 80% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Texas state average of 72% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Kimbrough Middle School's student population of 825 students has declined by 7% over five school years.
The teacher population of 52 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 7-9
Total Students825 students
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Total Classroom Teachers52 teachers
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School Comparison

Kimbrough Middle School is ranked within the top 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 Kimbrough Middle School is 0.69, 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 Testing Rank
#3566 out of 7999 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
50%
49%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
42%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:115:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
Asian
4%
4%
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Hispanic
44%
52%
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Black
29%
13%
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White
20%
28%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
2%
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Diversity Score
0.690.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
52%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
11%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMesquite Independent School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Kimbrough Middle School is Poteet High School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Pioneer Technology (ptaa) Greenville Middle School (0.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Beasley Elementary School (0.3 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Mesquite Beasley Elementary School Math: 45% | Reading: 45%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 467 students
    0.3 miles
    919 Green Canyon Dr
    Mesquite, TX 75150
    (972) 882-5160
    0.3 PK-6 467
  • Mesquite Kimball Elementary School Math: 60-64% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: K-6 | 242 students
    0.4 miles
    4010 Coryell Way
    Mesquite, TX 75150
    (972) 290-4120
    0.4 K-6 242
  • Mesquite Poteet High School Math: 36% | Reading: 43%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,848 student
    0.7 miles
    3300 Poteet Dr
    Mesquite, TX 75150
    (972) 882-5300
    0.7 9-12 1,848
  • Mesquite Pioneer Technology (ptaa) Greenville Middle School Charter School
    Math: 60-64% | Reading: 70-74%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: 6-9 | 83 students
    0.9 miles
    300 Aerobic Ln
    Mesquite, TX 75150
    (903) 257-3920
    0.9 6-9 83
  • Mesquite Porter Elementary School Math: 57% | Reading: 37%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 605 students
    0.9 miles
    517 Via Avenida
    Mesquite, TX 75150
    (972) 290-4000
    0.9 PK-6 605

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