Mandarin Immersion Magnet School

  • Mandarin Immersion Magnet School serves 638 students in grades Prekindergarten-7.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 96% (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 95% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 72%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Mandarin Immersion Magnet School placed in the top 5% of all schools in Texas for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) 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 80% of the student body (majority Asian), which is higher than the Texas state average of 72%.

Top Placements

Mandarin Immersion Magnet School places among the top 20% of public schools in Texas for:

School Overview

  • Mandarin Immersion Magnet School's student population of 638 students has grown by 60% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 37 teachers has grown by 85% over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-7
Total Students638 students
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Total Classroom Teachers37 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Mandarin Immersion Magnet School is ranked within the top 5% of all 7,953 schools in Texas (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has decreased from 20:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Mandarin Immersion Magnet School is 0.76, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.63. 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 (16-17)#152 out of 7953 schools
(Top 5%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
96%
78%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
95%
72%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:115:1
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Asian
38%
4%
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Hispanic
17%
52%
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Black
17%
13%
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White
20%
28%
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Two or more races
8%
2%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Mandarin Immersion Magnet School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in TX.
Diversity Score0.760.63
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Eligible for Free Lunch
18%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Mandarin Immersion Magnet School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Texas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameHouston Independent School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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