Salyards Middle School

21757 Fairfield Place
Houston, TX 77269
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Salyards Middle School serves 1,601 students in grades 6-8.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 77% (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 69% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Salyards 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 10%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the Texas state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 38% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Texas state average of 72% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Salyards Middle School's student population of 1,601 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 84 teachers has declined by 5% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students1,601 students
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Total Classroom Teachers84 teachers
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School Comparison

Salyards 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 Salyards Middle School is 0.57, 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 Testing Rank
#443 out of 7999 schools
(Top 10%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
77%
49%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
69%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio19:115:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
Asian
6%
4%
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Hispanic
20%
52%
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Black
8%
13%
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White
62%
28%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
2%
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Diversity Score
0.570.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
9%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCypress-Fairbanks Independent School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Salyards Middle School is Cypress Ranch High School (5.0 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Goodson Middle School (4.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Keith Elementary School (0.8 miles away)
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