12th Ave L
Shallowater, TX 79363
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
10/
10
Top 10%
Shallowater Middle School serves 493 students in grades 5-8.
Shallowater 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 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 78% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 51%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 64% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 47%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Texas state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 32% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Texas state average of 72% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Shallowater Middle School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Texas for:

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School Overview

Shallowater Middle School's student population of 493 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 38 teachers has grown by 8% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 5-8
Total Students
493 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
38 teachers
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School Rankings

Shallowater Middle School is ranked within the top 10% of all 8,043 schools in Texas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Shallowater Middle School is 0.45, 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 Data
This School
State Level (TX)
Overall Testing Rank
#627 out of 8043 schools
(Top 10%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
78%
51%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Shallowater Middle School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Texas by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
64%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
13:1
15:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Shallowater Middle School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Texas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
American Indian
1%
1%
Asian
n/a
4%
Hispanic
30%
52%
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Black
n/a
13%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Shallowater Middle School and the percentage of Black public school students in Texas by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
White
68%
28%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
2%
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All Ethnic Groups
This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Shallowater Middle School.
This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in TX.
Diversity Score
0.45
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National School Lunch Program
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
30%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Shallowater Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Texas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Shallowater Middle School 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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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: 5-8
  • Students: 493 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 32%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 10% in TX
  • Math Proficiency
    : 78% (Top 5%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 64% (Top 20%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.45 (Btm 50%)

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