Shotwell Middle School

6515 Trl Vly Way
Houston, TX 77086
(School attendance zone shown in map)
2/
10
Bottom 50%
Serving 1,094 students in grades 6-8, Shotwell Middle School ranks in the bottom 50% of all schools in Texas for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 14% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 37%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 23% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 42%).
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is equal to the Texas state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Texas state average of 74% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • School Type: Magnet School
  • Grades: 6-8
  • Enrollment: 1,094 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 99%
  • : Bottom 50% in TX
  • : 14% (Btm 50%)
  • : 23% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), TX Dept. of Education

School Overview

Shotwell Middle School's student population of 1,094 students has declined by 8% over five school years.
The teacher population of 78 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School Type
Grades Offered
Grades 6-8
Total Students
1,094 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
78 teachers
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School Rankings

Shotwell Middle School ranks within the bottom 50% of all 8,079 schools in Texas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Shotwell Middle School is 0.42, 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.
This School
State Level (TX)
#7174 out of 8079 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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14%
37%
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23%
42%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Shotwell Middle School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Texas by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
14:1
14:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
3%
5%
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Hispanic
73%
53%
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Black
22%
13%
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White
1%
26%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
3%
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All Ethnic Groups
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This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in TX.
0.42
This chart display the diversity score of Shotwell Middle School and the public school average diversity score of Texas by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
84%
57%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
4%
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School District Name
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), TX Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Shotwell Middle School's ranking?
Shotwell Middle School is ranked #7174 out of 8,079 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in Texas.
What schools are Shotwell Middle School often compared to?
Shotwell Middle Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Kujawa Ec/pk/k, Kujawa Elementary School, Klein Int by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
14% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 37% TX state average), while 23% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 42% TX state average).
How many students attend Shotwell Middle School?
1,094 students attend Shotwell Middle School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
73% of Shotwell Middle School students are Hispanic, 22% of students are Black, 3% of students are Asian, 1% of students are White, and 1% of students are Two or more races.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Shotwell Middle School?
Shotwell Middle School has a student ration of 14:1, which is equal to the Texas state average of 14:1.
What grades does Shotwell Middle School offer ?
Shotwell Middle School offers enrollment in grades 6-8
What school district is Shotwell Middle School part of?
Shotwell Middle School is part of Aldine ISD School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • School Type: Magnet School
  • Grades: 6-8
  • Enrollment: 1,094 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 99%
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : 14% (Btm 50%)
  • : 23% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), TX Dept. of Education

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