Lamesa Middle School

  • Lamesa Middle School serves 409 students in grades 6-9.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 27% (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 25% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Lamesa 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 14:1 is lower than the Texas state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 88% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Texas state average of 72%.

School Overview

  • Lamesa Middle School's student population of 409 students has declined by 6% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 29 teachers has declined by 9% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-9
Total Students409 students
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Total Classroom Teachers29 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Lamesa 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 14:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Lamesa Middle School is 0.28, 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#7334 out of 7999 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
27%
49%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
25%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
4%
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Hispanic
84%
52%
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Black
3%
13%
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White
12%
28%
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Two or more races
n/a
2%
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Diversity Score0.280.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
79%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLamesa Independent School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Lamesa Lamesa Success Academy Alternative School
    Grades: 7-12 | 45 students
    0.0 miles
    102 Bryan Ave
    Lamesa, TX 79331
    (806)872-5410
    0.0 7-12 45
  • Lamesa South Elementary School
    Grades: PK-2 | 537 students
    0.8 miles
    2000 S 8th
    Lamesa, TX 79331
    (806)872-5401
    0.8 PK-2 537
  • Lamesa Lamesa High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 491 students
    1.0 miles
    600 N 14th
    Lamesa, TX 79331
    (806)872-8385
    1.0 9-12 491
  • Lamesa North Elementary School
    Grades: 3-5 | 439 students
    1.0 miles
    601 N 14th
    Lamesa, TX 79331
    (806)872-5428
    1.0 3-5 439
  • Lamesa Klondike Isd
    Grades: PK-12 | 246 students
    3.5 miles
    2911 County Rd H
    Lamesa, TX 79331
    (806)462-7332
    3.5 PK-12 246

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