Spec Rafael Hernando Middle School

3451 Rich Beem Blvd
El Paso, TX 79938
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
7/
10
Top 50%
Spec Rafael Hernando Middle School serves 1,001 students in grades 6-8.
Spec Rafael Hernando Middle School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Texas for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 52% (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 46% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Texas state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 96% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Texas state average of 72% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Spec Rafael Hernando Middle School's student population of 1,001 students has grown by 11% over five school years.
The teacher population of 60 teachers has grown by 22% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students1,001 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of Spec Rafael Hernando Middle School
Total Classroom Teachers60 teachers
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School Comparison

Spec Rafael Hernando Middle School is ranked within the top 50% 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 Spec Rafael Hernando Middle School is 0.21, 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
#3008 out of 7999 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
52%
49%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
46%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
1%
4%
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Hispanic
89%
52%
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Black
4%
13%
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White
4%
28%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
1%
2%
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Diversity Score
0.210.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
55%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
17%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Spec Rafael Hernando 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.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSocorro Independent School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Spec Rafael Hernando Middle School is Pebble Hills High School (0.9 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Ssg Manuel R Puentes (1.0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Sgt Roberto Ituarte (0.3 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • El Paso Sgt Roberto Ituarte Math: 60% | Reading: 54%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: K-5 | 913 students
    0.3 miles
    12860 Tierra Sonora
    El Paso, TX 79938
    (915) 937-7000
    0.3 K-5 913
  • El Paso Chester E Jordan Math: 51% | Reading: 53%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 1,097 student
    0.8 miles
    13995 Jason Crandall Dr
    El Paso, TX 79938
    (915) 937-8800
    0.8 PK-5 1,097
  • El Paso Pebble Hills High School Math: 76% | Reading: 49%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: 9-12 | 2,467 students
    0.9 miles
    14400 Pebble Hills Blvd
    El Paso, TX 79938
    (915) 937-9400
    0.9 9-12 2,467
  • El Paso Ssg Manuel R Puentes Math: 46% | Reading: 47%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 990 students
    1.0 miles
    3216 Tim Foster
    El Paso, TX 79938
    (915) 937-9200
    1 6-8 990
  • El Paso El Dorado High School Math: 51% | Reading: 39%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 2,010 students
    1.1 miles
    12401 Edgemere
    El Paso, TX 79938
    (915) 937-3200
    1.1 9-12 2,010

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