Morris Middle School

  • Morris Middle School serves 1,017 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 82% (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 84% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 72%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the Texas state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 91% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Texas state average of 72%.

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School Overview

  • Morris Middle School's student population of 1,017 students has grown by 6% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 66 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students1,017 students
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Total Classroom Teachers66 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Morris Middle School's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Morris Middle School is 0.22, which is less 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#2985 out of 7,879 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
82%
78%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Morris 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)
84%
72%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1
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Asian
3%
4%
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Hispanic
88%
52%
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Black
n/a
13%
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White
9%
28%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Morris Middle 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 Morris Middle 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 Morris Middle School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in TX.
Diversity Score0.220.41
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Eligible for Free Lunch
52%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Morris 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 Lunchn/a
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Morris Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Texas by year, with the latest 2008-09 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMcallen Isd School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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