100 E Gist Ave
Midland, TX 79701
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
6/
10
Top 50%
Midland Freshman High School serves 842 students in grades 9.
Midland Freshman High School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Texas for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 48% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 51%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 47% (which is equal to the Texas state average of 47%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Texas state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 71% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Texas state average of 72% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Midland Freshman High School's student population of 842 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 47 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9
Total Students
842 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
47 teachers
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School Rankings

Midland Freshman High School is ranked within the top 50% of all 8,043 schools in Texas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Midland Freshman High School is 0.54, 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 Data
This School
State Level (TX)
Overall Testing Rank
#3565 out of 8043 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
48%
51%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
47%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
18:1
15:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
1%
4%
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Hispanic
61%
52%
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Black
7%
13%
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White
29%
28%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
2%
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All Ethnic Groups
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This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in TX.
Diversity Score
0.54
This chart display the diversity score of Midland Freshman High School and the public school average diversity score of Texas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
36%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
5%
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Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: 9
  • Students: 842 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 18:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 71%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50% in TX
  • Math Proficiency
    : 48% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 47% (Top 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.54 (Top 50%)

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