Lorenzo De Zavala Middle School

  • Lorenzo De Zavala Middle School serves 385 students in grades 5-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 90% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 78%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 86% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 72%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Texas state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 35% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Texas state average of 72%.

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School Overview

  • Lorenzo De Zavala Middle School's student population of 385 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 29 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 5-8
Total Students385 students
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Total Classroom Teachers29 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Lorenzo De Zavala Middle School's student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has decreased from 14:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Lorenzo De Zavala Middle School is 0.53, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (TX)
Overall School Rank#718 out of 7,879 schools
(Top 10%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
90%
78%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Lorenzo De Zavala Middle School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Texas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
86%
72%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Lorenzo De Zavala Middle School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Texas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio13:115:1
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Asian
8%
4%
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Hispanic
21%
52%
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Black
4%
13%
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White
65%
28%
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Two or more races
2%
2%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Lorenzo De Zavala Middle School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in TX.
Diversity Score0.530.41
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Eligible for Free Lunch
22%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Lorenzo De Zavala Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Texas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Lorenzo De Zavala Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Texas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameAmarillo Isd School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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