Nimitz Ninth Grade School

  • Nimitz Ninth Grade School serves 708 students in grades 9.
  • 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 55% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 72%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Texas state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 96% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is higher than the Texas state average of 72%.

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School Overview

  • Nimitz Ninth Grade School's student population of 708 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 51 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9
Total Students708 students
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Total Classroom Teachers51 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Nimitz Ninth Grade School's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Nimitz Ninth Grade School is 0.57, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.00. 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#5895 out of 7,879 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
82%
78%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
55%
72%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:115:1
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Asian
2%
4%
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Hispanic
47%
52%
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Black
46%
13%
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White
4%
28%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
2%
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Diversity Score0.57n/a
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Eligible for Free Lunch
71%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameAldine Isd School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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