1400 Trenton Rd
Mcallen, TX 78504
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
9/
10
Top 20%
Morris Middle School serves 1,001 students in grades 6-9.
Morris Middle School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Texas for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 74% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 51%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 61% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 47%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Texas state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 91% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Texas state average of 74% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: 6-9
  • Students: 1,001 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 91%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 20% in TX
  • Math Proficiency
    : 74% (Top 10%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 61% (Top 20%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), TX Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

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

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Attribute

School Overview

Morris Middle School's student population of 1,001 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 61 teachers has declined by 7% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 6-9
Total Students
1,001 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
61 teachers
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School Rankings

Morris Middle School is ranked within the top 20% 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 Morris Middle School is 0.22, 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 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (TX)
Overall Testing Rank
#910 out of 8043 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
74%
51%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
61%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
16:1
14:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
5%
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Hispanic
88%
53%
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Black
1%
13%
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White
9%
26%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
3%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.22
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National School Lunch Program
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
55%
56%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (08-09)
3%
8%
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School District Name
Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), TX Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: 6-9
  • Students: 1,001 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 91%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 20%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 74% (Top 10%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 61% (Top 20%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), TX Dept. of Education

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