Morris Middle School

10415 Fuqua St
Houston, TX 77089
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
5/
10
Bottom 50%
Morris Middle School serves 715 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 top 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 32% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 37%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 33% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 42%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Texas state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 96% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Texas state average of 74% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2023-24)

  • Grades: 5-6
  • Enrollment: 715 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 96%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in TX
  • Math Proficiency
    : 32% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 33% (Btm 50%)
  • 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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School Overview

Morris Middle School's student population of 715 students has declined by 23% over five school years.
The teacher population of 61 teachers has declined by 7% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 5-6
Total Students
715 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
61 teachers
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School Rankings

Morris Middle School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 8,079 schools in Texas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.
The diversity score of Morris Middle School is 0.46, 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 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School
State Level (TX)
Overall Testing Rank
#4610 out of 8079 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
32%
37%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
33%
42%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
12:1
14:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
6%
5%
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Hispanic
71%
53%
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Black
18%
13%
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White
4%
26%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
3%
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Diversity Score
0.46
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
70%
57%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
4%
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School District Name
Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), TX Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Morris Middle School's ranking?
Morris Middle School is ranked #4610 out of 8,079 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in Texas.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
32% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 37% TX state average), while 33% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 42% TX state average).
How many students attend Morris Middle School?
715 students attend Morris Middle School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
71% of Morris Middle School students are Hispanic, 18% of students are Black, 6% of students are Asian, 4% of students are White, and 1% of students are Two or more races.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Morris Middle School?
Morris Middle School has a student ration of 12:1, which is lower than the Texas state average of 14:1.
What grades does Morris Middle School offer ?
Morris Middle School offers enrollment in grades 5-6
What school district is Morris Middle School part of?
Morris Middle School is part of Pasadena ISD School District.

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Quick Stats (2023-24)

  • Grades: 5-6
  • Enrollment: 715 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 96%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 32% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 33% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), TX Dept. of Education

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