P E Wallace Middle School

504 Dunn Ave
Mount Pleasant, TX 75456
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
6/
10
Top 50%
P E Wallace Middle School serves 663 students in grades 5-6.
P E Wallace Middle School placed in the top 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 39% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 37%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 37% (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 85% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Texas state average of 74% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 5-6
  • Enrollment: 663 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 85%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50% in TX
  • Math Proficiency
    : 39% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 37% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), TX Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

P E Wallace Middle School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Texas for:

Category
Attribute
Most improved public schools

School Overview

P E Wallace Middle School's student population of 663 students has declined by 15% over five school years.
The teacher population of 54 teachers has grown by 10% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 5-6
Total Students
663 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
54 teachers
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School Rankings

P E Wallace Middle School is ranked within the top 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 P E Wallace 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 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School
State Level (TX)
Overall Testing Rank
#3544 out of 8079 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
39%
37%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
37%
42%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
12:1
14:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
5%
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Hispanic
72%
53%
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Black
10%
13%
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White
15%
26%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
3%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.45
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
82%
57%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (17-18)
6%
6%
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Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), TX Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is P E Wallace Middle School's ranking?
P E Wallace Middle School is ranked #3544 out of 8,079 schools, which ranks it among the top 50% of public schools in Texas.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
39% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 37% TX state average), while 37% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 42% TX state average).
How many students attend P E Wallace Middle School?
663 students attend P E Wallace Middle School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
72% of P E Wallace Middle School students are Hispanic, 15% of students are White, 10% of students are Black, 2% of students are Two or more races, and 1% of students are Asian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of P E Wallace Middle School?
P E Wallace Middle School has a student ration of 12:1, which is lower than the Texas state average of 14:1.
What grades does P E Wallace Middle School offer ?
P E Wallace Middle School offers enrollment in grades 5-6
What school district is P E Wallace Middle School part of?
P E Wallace Middle School is part of Mount Pleasant ISD School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 5-6
  • Enrollment: 663 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 85%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 39% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 37% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), TX Dept. of Education

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