Pearce Middle School (Closed 2015)

  • Pearce Middle School served 465 students in grades 6-8.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 was lower than the TX average of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment was 97% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which was more than the state average of 71%.
  • Pearce Middle School operated within the Austin Independent School District.

School Overview

Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students465 students
Pearce Middle School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender %Pearce Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers41 teachers
Pearce Middle School Total Teachers (1987-2015)
Students by GradePearce Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(TX) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio11:115:1
Pearce Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2015)
Asian
3%
4%
Pearce Middle School Asian Students (1989-2015)
Hispanic
63%
52%
Pearce Middle School Black Students (1988-2015)
Black
30%
13%
Pearce Middle School Black Students (1988-2015)
White
3%
29%
Pearce Middle School White Students (1988-2015)
Two or more races
1%
2%
Pearce Middle School Two Or More Races Students (2012-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsPearce Middle School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownTX All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.520.63
Pearce Middle School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
89%
52%
Pearce Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (1995-2015)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
4%
6%
Pearce Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2015)

District Comparison

School District NameAustin Independent School District
Number of Schools
Managed
127
3
Number of Students Managed83,811825
Austin Independent School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
District Total Revenue$1,058 MM$9 MM
Austin Independent School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$1,078 MM$10 MM
Austin Independent School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$12,223$12,250
Austin Independent School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$12,455$12,682
Austin Independent School District District Spending / Student (1995-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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