Morris Middle School

10415 Fuqua
Houston, TX 77089
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
5/
10
Bottom 50%
Morris Middle School serves 895 students in grades 5-6.
Morris Middle School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Texas for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 42% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 49%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 40% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Texas state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 95% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Texas state average of 72% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Morris Middle School's student population of 895 students has declined by 5% over five school years.
The teacher population of 65 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 5-6
Total Students895 students
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Total Classroom Teachers65 teachers
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School Comparison

Morris Middle School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 7,999 schools in Texas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Morris Middle School is 0.52, 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 DataThis SchoolState Level (TX)
Overall Testing Rank
#4650 out of 7999 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
42%
49%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
40%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
10%
4%
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Hispanic
66%
52%
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Black
18%
13%
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White
5%
28%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
2%
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Diversity Score
0.520.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
59%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePasadena Independent School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Morris Middle School is Dobie High School (0.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Beverly Hills Intermediate School (0.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Meador Elementary School (0.2 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Houston Meador Elementary School Math: 59% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: PK-4 | 604 students
    0.2 miles
    10701 Seaford Dr
    Houston, TX 77089
    (713) 740-0648
    0.2 PK-4 604
  • Houston Beverly Hills Intermediate School Math: 52% | Reading: 47%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 7-8 | 1,038 student
    0.3 miles
    11111 Beamer
    Houston, TX 77089
    (713) 740-0420
    0.3 7-8 1,038
  • Houston Dobie High School Math: 35% | Reading: 37%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 4,205 students
    0.3 miles
    10220 Blackhawk
    Houston, TX 77089
    (281) 481-3000
    0.3 9-12 4,205
  • Houston Atkinson Elementary School Math: 50-54% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-4 | 480 students
    0.7 miles
    9602 Kingspoint Rd
    Houston, TX 77075
    (713) 740-0520
    0.7 PK-4 480
  • Houston Laura Welch Bush Elementary School Math: 50% | Reading: 57%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: PK-4 | 691 students
    1.3 miles
    9100 Blackhawk
    Houston, TX 77075
    (713) 740-4126
    1.3 PK-4 691

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