O'hara Lanier Middle School

522 N Ave B
Freeport, TX 77541
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
4/
10
Bottom 50%
5.00 (1 review)
O'hara Lanier Middle School serves 441 students in grades 5-6.
O'hara Lanier 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 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 47% (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 31% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 47%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Texas state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 82% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Texas state average of 72% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

O'hara Lanier Middle School's student population of 441 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 33 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 5-6
Total Students441 students
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Total Classroom Teachers33 teachers
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School Rankings

O'hara Lanier 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 O'hara Lanier Middle School is 0.45, 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
#5543 out of 8043 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
47%
51%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
31%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
1%
4%
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Hispanic
72%
52%
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Black
8%
13%
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White
18%
28%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
2%
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Diversity Score
0.450.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
73%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBrazosport Independent School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to O'hara Lanier Middle School is Brazosport High School (0.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Freeport Intermediate School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Velasco Elementary School (0.2 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Freeport Velasco Elementary School Math: 54% | Reading: 32%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 2-4 | 640 students
    0.2 miles
    401 N Gulf Blvd
    Freeport, TX 77541
    (979) 730-7210
    0.2 2-4 640
  • Freeport Brazosport High School Math: 32% | Reading: 29%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,023 student
    0.5 miles
    1800 W Second St
    Freeport, TX 77541
    (979) 730-7260
    0.5 9-12 1,023
  • Freeport Freeport Intermediate School Math: 46% | Reading: 37%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 7-8 | 464 students
    0.7 miles
    1815 W Fourth St
    Freeport, TX 77541
    (979) 730-7240
    0.7 7-8 464
  • Freeport O A Fleming Elementary School
    Grades: PK-1 | 522 students
    1.3 miles
    431 W Fourth St
    Freeport, TX 77541
    (979) 730-7175
    1.3 PK-1 522
  • Freeport B-success Academy - Aec Alternative School
    Math: ≤10% | Reading: ≤10%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 206 students
    4.6 miles
    500 Cir Way
    Freeport, TX 77541
    (979) 730-7090
    4.6 9-12 206

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