Roach Middle School

12499 Independence Pkwy
Rank
10/
10
Top 10%
Roach Middle School serves 855 students in grades 6-8.
Roach Middle School placed in the top 10% of all schools in Texas for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 78% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 49%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 65% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Texas state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 56% of the student body (majority Asian and Black), which is lower than the Texas state average of 72% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Roach Middle School's student population of 855 students has declined by 22% over five school years.
The teacher population of 60 teachers has declined by 21% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students855 students
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Total Classroom Teachers60 teachers
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School Comparison

Roach Middle School is ranked within the top 10% 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 Roach Middle School is 0.72, 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
#551 out of 7999 schools
(Top 10%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
78%
49%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
65%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:115:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
Asian
23%
4%
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Hispanic
13%
52%
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Black
15%
13%
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White
44%
28%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
2%
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Diversity Score
0.720.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
13%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameFrisco Independent School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Roach Middle School is Heritage High School (0.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Nelson Middle School (0.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Ashley Elementary School (0.7 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Frisco Heritage High School Math: 68% | Reading: 75%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: 9-12 | 2,188 students
    0.3 miles
    14040 Eldorado Pkwy
    Frisco, TX 75035
    (469) 633-5900
    0.3 9-12 2,188
  • Frisco Independence High School Math: 63% | Reading: 80%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,958 student
    0.6 miles
    10555 Independence Pkwy
    Frisco, TX 75035
    (469) 633-5400
    0.6 9-12 1,958
  • Frisco Ashley Elementary School Math: 84% | Reading: 81%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: K-5 | 658 students
    0.7 miles
    15601 Christopher Ln
    Frisco, TX 75035
    (469) 633-3700
    0.7 K-5 658
  • Mckinney Mooneyham Elementary School Math: 71% | Reading: 76%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: K-5 | 826 students
    0.9 miles
    2301 Eden Dr
    Mckinney, TX 75070
    (469) 633-3650
    0.9 K-5 826
  • Frisco Nelson Middle School Math: 83% | Reading: 77%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: 6-8 | 767 students
    0.9 miles
    10100 Independence Pkwy
    Frisco, TX 75035
    (469) 633-4100
    0.9 6-8 767

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