Lorena Middle School

500 Leopard Ln
Lorena, TX 76655
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
9/
10
Top 20%
Lorena Middle School serves 438 students in grades 6-8.
Lorena Middle School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Texas for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 50% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 37%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 61% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 42%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the Texas state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 21% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Texas state average of 74% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Enrollment: 438 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 21%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 20% in TX
  • Math Proficiency
    : 50% (Top 30%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 61% (Top 20%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), TX Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

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

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School Overview

Lorena Middle School's student population of 438 students has grown by 15% over five school years.
The teacher population of 30 teachers has grown by 11% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 6-8
Total Students
438 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
30 teachers
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School Rankings

Lorena Middle School is ranked within the top 20% 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 Lorena Middle School is 0.36, 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
#1260 out of 8079 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
50%
37%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
61%
42%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
15:1
14:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
1%
5%
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Hispanic
15%
53%
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Black
1%
13%
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White
79%
26%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
3%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.36
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
26%
57%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
4%
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School District Name
Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), TX Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Lorena Middle School's ranking?
Lorena Middle School is ranked #1260 out of 8,079 schools, which ranks it among the top 20% of public schools in Texas.
What schools are Lorena Middle School often compared to?
Lorena Middle Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like China Spring Middle School, Midway Middle School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
50% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 37% TX state average), while 61% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 42% TX state average).
How many students attend Lorena Middle School?
438 students attend Lorena Middle School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
79% of Lorena Middle School students are White, 15% of students are Hispanic, 3% of students are Two or more races, 1% of students are American Indian, 1% of students are Asian, and 1% of students are Black.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Lorena Middle School?
Lorena Middle School has a student ration of 15:1, which is higher than the Texas state average of 14:1.
What grades does Lorena Middle School offer ?
Lorena Middle School offers enrollment in grades 6-8
What school district is Lorena Middle School part of?
Lorena Middle School is part of Lorena ISD School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Enrollment: 438 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 21%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 20%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 50% (Top 30%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 61% (Top 20%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), TX Dept. of Education

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