Pioneer Technology (ptaa) Mesquite Middle School

  • Pioneer Technology (ptaa) Mesquite Middle School serves 52 students in grades 6-7.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 75-79% (which is approximately equal to the Texas state average of 78%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 65-69% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 72%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 7:1 is lower than the Texas state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 76% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Texas state average of 72%.

School Overview

  • Pioneer Technology (ptaa) Mesquite Middle School's student population of 52 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 7 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades 6-7
Total Students52 students
Total Classroom Teachers7 teachers

School Comparison

  • Pioneer Technology (ptaa) Mesquite Middle School's student:teacher ratio of 7:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Pioneer Technology (ptaa) Mesquite Middle School is 0.65, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.41. 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--
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)75-79%
78%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)65-69%
72%
Student : Teacher Ratio7:115:1
Asian
3%
4%
Hispanic
51%
52%
Black
19%
13%
White
24%
28%
Two or more races
3%
2%
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Pioneer Technology (ptaa) Mesquite Middle School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in TX.
Diversity Score0.650.41
Eligible for Free Lunch
65%
53%
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePioneer Technology & Arts Academy School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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