Macarthur Ninth Grade School

  • Macarthur Ninth Grade School serves 1,023 students in grades 9.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 85% (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 60% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 72%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Texas state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 98% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Texas state average of 72%.

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School Overview

  • Macarthur Ninth Grade School's student population of 1,023 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 59 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9
Total Students1,023 students
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Total Classroom Teachers59 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Macarthur Ninth Grade School's student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has increased from 16:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Macarthur Ninth Grade School is 0.15, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.00. 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#4213 out of 7,879 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
85%
78%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Macarthur Ninth Grade 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)
60%
72%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Macarthur Ninth Grade 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 Ratio17:115:1
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Asian
n/a
4%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Macarthur Ninth Grade School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Texas by year, with the latest 2009-10 school year data.
Hispanic
92%
52%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Macarthur Ninth Grade School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Texas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
6%
13%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Macarthur Ninth Grade School and the percentage of Black public school students in Texas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
2%
28%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Macarthur Ninth Grade School and the percentage of White public school students in Texas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
n/a
2%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Macarthur Ninth Grade School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Texas by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Macarthur Ninth Grade School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in TX.
Diversity Score0.15n/a
This chart display the diversity score of Macarthur Ninth Grade School and the public school average diversity score of Texas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
79%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Macarthur Ninth Grade 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
8%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Macarthur Ninth Grade 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 NameAldine Isd School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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