Rancier Middle School

3301 Hilliard Ave
Killeen, TX 76543
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
2/
10
Bottom 50%
5.00 5 1 (1 review)
Rancier Middle School serves 657 students in grades 6-8.
Rancier Middle School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Texas for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 38% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 49%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 26% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the Texas state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 83% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Texas state average of 72% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

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School Overview

Rancier Middle School's student population of 657 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 44 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students657 students
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Total Classroom Teachers44 teachers
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School Comparison

Rancier Middle School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 7,999 schools in Texas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Rancier Middle School is 0.71, which is more 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
#6530 out of 7999 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
38%
49%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
26%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
1%
4%
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Hispanic
31%
52%
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Black
41%
13%
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White
17%
28%
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Hawaiian
3%
n/a
Two or more races
7%
2%
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Diversity Score
0.710.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
77%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (14-15)
13%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameKilleen Independent School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Rancier Middle School is Killeen High School (1.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Killeen Jjaep (1.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Brookhaven Elementary School (0.1 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Killeen Brookhaven Elementary School Math: 34% | Reading: 28%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 654 students
    0.1 miles
    3221 Hilliard Ave
    Killeen, TX 76543
    (254) 336-1440
    0.1 PK-5 654
  • Killeen Peebles Elementary School Math: 43% | Reading: 37%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 827 students
    1.0 miles
    1800 N W S Young Dr
    Killeen, TX 76543
    (254) 336-2120
    1 PK-5 827
  • Killeen Killeen High School Math: 23% | Reading: 28%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 2,362 students
    1.3 miles
    500 N 38th St
    Killeen, TX 76543
    (254) 336-7208
    1.3 9-12 2,362
  • Killeen Killeen Isd Career Center
    Grades: 9-12
    1.3 miles
    1320 Stagecoach Rd
    Killeen, TX 76542
    (254) 336-3800
    1.3 9-12 n/a
  • Killeen Killeen Jjaep Alternative School
    Grades: 8-9 | 3 students
    1.3 miles
    4800 E Rancier Ave
    Killeen, TX 76543
    (254) 336-0150
    1.3 8-9 3

School Reviews

5  
When I went there I had fun,as well as; learned the things I needed to know to progress to the next grade level. I liked the fact that they started us off in middle school trying to learn a different language instead of waiting until high school like some schools.
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