Morton School

  • Morton School serves 406 students in grades Prekindergarten-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 55-59% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 78%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 58% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 72%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the Texas state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 90% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Texas state average of 72%.

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School Overview

  • Morton School's student population of 406 students has grown by 250% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 38 teachers has grown by 123% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-12
Total Students406 students
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Total Classroom Teachers38 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Morton School's student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has increased from 7:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Morton School is 0.18, 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#6443 out of 7,879 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)55-59%
78%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
58%
72%
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Student : Teacher Ratio11:115:1
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Asian
n/a
4%
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Hispanic
90%
52%
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Black
n/a
13%
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White
10%
28%
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Two or more races
n/a
2%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Morton School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in TX.
Diversity Score0.180.41
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Graduation Rate≥80%
89%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
94%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Morton School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Texas by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMorton Isd School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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