Nimitz Middle School

5426 Blanco Rd
San Antonio, TX 78216
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Nimitz Middle School serves 1,285 students in grades 6-8.
Nimitz 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 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 41% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 51%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 36% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 47%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the Texas state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 88% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Texas state average of 72% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Nimitz Middle School's student population of 1,285 students has grown by 5% over five school years.
The teacher population of 86 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students1,285 students
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Total Classroom Teachers86 teachers
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School Rankings

Nimitz Middle School is ranked within the bottom 50% 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 Nimitz Middle School is 0.35, 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
#5748 out of 8043 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
41%
51%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
36%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
2%
4%
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Hispanic
80%
52%
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Black
5%
13%
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White
12%
28%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
2%
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Diversity Score
0.350.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
63%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNorth East Independent School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Nimitz Middle School is International School Of America (0.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Dr Paul S Saenz J High School (1.0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Olmos Elementary School (0.5 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • San Antonio Olmos Elementary School Math: 55% | Reading: 49%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 623 students
    0.5 miles
    1103 Allena Dr
    San Antonio, TX 78213
    (210) 407-6000
    0.5 PK-5 623
  • San Antonio International School Of America Magnet School
    Math: 50-59% | Reading: 85-89%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: 9-12 | 488 students
    0.6 miles
    1400 Jackson Keller Rd
    San Antonio, TX 78213
    (210) 356-0900
    0.6 9-12 488
  • San Antonio Lee High School Magnet School
    Math: 47% | Reading: 47%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 2,642 students
    0.6 miles
    1400 Jackson Keller Rd
    San Antonio, TX 78213
    (210) 356-0800
    0.6 9-12 2,642
  • San Antonio Dr Harmon W Kelley Elementary School Charter School
    Math: 40-44% | Reading: 30-34%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 301 students
    0.8 miles
    802 Oblate Dr
    San Antonio, TX 78216
    (210) 431-9881
    0.8 PK-6 301
  • San Antonio Jackson-keller Elementary School Math: 34% | Reading: 33%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 783 students
    0.9 miles
    1601 Jackson Keller Rd
    San Antonio, TX 78213
    (210) 407-4400
    0.9 PK-5 783

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