Terry Middle School

2351 Edwards Church Rd
Mesquite, TX 75181
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Terry Middle School serves 896 students in grades 6-8.
Terry Middle School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Texas for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 38% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 51%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 34% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 47%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Texas state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 87% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Texas state average of 72% (majority Hispanic).

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School Overview

Terry Middle School's student population of 896 students has grown by 12% over five school years.
The teacher population of 50 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students896 students
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Total Classroom Teachers50 teachers
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School Rankings

Terry Middle School is ranked within the bottom 50% 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 Terry Middle School is 0.67, which is more 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
#6179 out of 8043 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
38%
51%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
34%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:115:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
Asian
4%
4%
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Hispanic
32%
52%
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Black
46%
13%
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White
13%
28%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
2%
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Diversity Score
0.670.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
45%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
12%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMesquite Independent School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Terry Middle School is Horn High School (0.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Education Center International Academy 3 (0.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Thompson Elementary School (0.4 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Mesquite Thompson Elementary School Math: 35% | Reading: 37%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 565 students
    0.4 miles
    2525 Helen Ln
    Mesquite, TX 75181
    (972) 882-7190
    0.4 PK-5 565
  • Mesquite Horn High School Math: 60% | Reading: 43%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 2,386 students
    0.5 miles
    3300 E Cartwright Rd
    Mesquite, TX 75181
    (972) 882-5200
    0.5 9-12 2,386
  • Mesquite Achziger Elementary School Math: 43% | Reading: 45%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 971 students
    0.9 miles
    3300 Ridgeranch Rd
    Mesquite, TX 75181
    (972) 290-4180
    0.9 PK-5 971
  • Mesquite Education Center International Academy 3 Charter School
    Math: 40-44% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-8 | 117 students
    0.9 miles
    201 N Erby Campbell Blvd
    Mesquite, TX 75185
    (972) 636-2600
    0.9 K-8 117
  • Mesquite Berry Middle School Math: 48% | Reading: 44%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 6-9 | 904 students
    1.1 miles
    2675 Bear Dr
    Mesquite, TX 75181
    (972) 882-5850
    1.1 6-9 904

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