Richard Milburn Academy Midland (Closed 2018)

Richard Milburn Academy Midland served 190 students in grades 9-12.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math was 20-24% (which was lower than the Texas state average of 78%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts was 15-19% (which was lower than the Texas state average of 72%) for the 2016-17 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 was higher than the Texas state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment was 69% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which was lower than the Texas state average of 72% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
Total Students
190 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
9 teachers
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Students by Grade
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School Rankings

Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year Data
This School
State Level (TX)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(16-17)
20-24%
78%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(16-17)
15-19%
72%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
21:1
15:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
4%
Hispanic
60%
52%
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Black
7%
13%
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White
31%
28%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
2%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.54
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Eligible for Free Lunch
57%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Richard Milburn Academy Midland and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Texas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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