Ricardo Middle School

  • Ricardo Middle School serves 269 students in grades 5-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 84% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 78%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 84% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 72%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Ricardo Middle School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Texas for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Texas state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 83% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Texas state average of 72%.

Top Placements

Ricardo Middle School places among the top 20% of public schools in Texas for:

School Overview

  • Ricardo Middle School's student population of 269 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 20 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 5-8
Total Students269 students
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Total Classroom Teachers20 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Ricardo Middle School is ranked within the top 30% of all 7,953 schools in Texas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has decreased from 14:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Ricardo Middle School is 0.32, 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 School Rank (16-17)#1970 out of 7953 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
84%
78%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
84%
72%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:115:1
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Asian
1%
4%
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Hispanic
81%
52%
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Black
1%
13%
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White
17%
28%
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Two or more races
n/a
2%
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Diversity Score0.320.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
57%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameRicardo Independent School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Kingsville Ricardo Elementary School
    Grades: PK-4 | 419 students
    0.0 miles
    138 W Cr 2160
    Kingsville, TX 78363
    (361)592-6465
    0.0 PK-4 419
  • Kingsville H M King High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 966 students
    5.2 miles
    2210 S Brahma Blvd
    Kingsville, TX 78364
    (361)595-8600
    5.2 9-12 966
  • San Antonio Jubilee Kingsville Charter School
    Grades: PK-8 | 255 students
    5.4 miles
    1727 Senator Carlos Truan Blvd
    San Antonio, TX 78222
    (361)221-2591
    5.4 PK-8 255
  • Kingsville Perez Elementary School
    Grades: PK-4 | 475 students
    5.4 miles
    1111 E Ailsie
    Kingsville, TX 78364
    (361)592-8511
    5.4 PK-4 475
  • Kingsville Memorial Middle School
    Grades: 7-8 | 415 students
    6.2 miles
    915 S Armstrong St
    Kingsville, TX 78364
    (361)595-8675
    6.2 7-8 415

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