Tanglewood Middle School

  • Tanglewood Middle School serves 758 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 78% (which is equal to the Texas state average of 78%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 76% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 72%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Texas state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 76% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Texas state average of 72%.

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School Overview

  • Tanglewood Middle School's student population of 758 students has grown by 35% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 44 teachers has grown by 41% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students758 students
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Total Classroom Teachers44 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Tanglewood Middle School's student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has decreased from 18:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Tanglewood Middle School is 0.68, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (TX)
Overall School Rank#4027 out of 7,879 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
78%
78%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
76%
72%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:115:1
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Asian
8%
4%
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Hispanic
48%
52%
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Black
18%
13%
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White
24%
28%
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Two or more races
2%
2%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Tanglewood Middle School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in TX.
Diversity Score0.680.41
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Eligible for Free Lunch
44%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Tanglewood Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Texas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameHouston Isd School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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