Kipp Connect Middle School

6700 Bellaire Blvd
Houston, TX 77074
Rating
6/
10
Top 50%
Kipp Connect Middle School serves 477 students in grades 5-8.
Kipp Connect Middle School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Texas for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 29% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 37%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 43% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 42%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 28:1 is higher than the Texas state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 97% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Texas state average of 74% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • School Type: Charter School
  • Grades: 5-8
  • Enrollment: 477 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 28:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 97%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50% in TX
  • Math Proficiency
    : 29% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 43% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), TX Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Kipp Connect Middle School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Texas for:

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School Overview

Kipp Connect Middle School's student population of 477 students has grown by 7% over five school years.
The teacher population of 17 teachers has declined by 10% over five school years.
School Type
Grades Offered
Grades 5-8
Total Students
477 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
17 teachers
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School Rankings

Kipp Connect Middle School is ranked within the top 50% of all 8,079 schools in Texas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.
The diversity score of Kipp Connect Middle School is 0.38, 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 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School
State Level (TX)
Overall Testing Rank
#3946 out of 8079 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
29%
37%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
43%
42%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
28:1
14:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
8%
5%
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Hispanic
78%
53%
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Black
9%
13%
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White
3%
26%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
3%
All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.38
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
90%
57%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
4%
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Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), TX Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Kipp Connect Middle School's ranking?
Kipp Connect Middle School is ranked #3946 out of 8,079 schools, which ranks it among the top 50% of public schools in Texas.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
29% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 37% TX state average), while 43% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 42% TX state average).
How many students attend Kipp Connect Middle School?
477 students attend Kipp Connect Middle School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
78% of Kipp Connect Middle School students are Hispanic, 9% of students are Black, 8% of students are Asian, 3% of students are White, 1% of students are American Indian, and 1% of students are Two or more races.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Kipp Connect Middle School?
Kipp Connect Middle School has a student ration of 28:1, which is higher than the Texas state average of 14:1.
What grades does Kipp Connect Middle School offer ?
Kipp Connect Middle School offers enrollment in grades 5-8
What school district is Kipp Connect Middle School part of?
Kipp Connect Middle School is part of KIPP Texas Public Schools School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • School Type: Charter School
  • Grades: 5-8
  • Enrollment: 477 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 28:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 97%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 29% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 43% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), TX Dept. of Education

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