Twain Middle School

  • Twain Middle School serves 314 students in grades 7-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 71% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 78%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 66% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 72%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Texas state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 97% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Texas state average of 72%.

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School Overview

  • Twain Middle School's student population of 314 students has declined by 45% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 26 teachers has declined by 27% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 7-8
Total Students314 students
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Total Classroom Teachers26 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Twain Middle School's student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has decreased from 16:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Twain Middle School is 0.12, which is less 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#6685 out of 7,879 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
71%
78%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
66%
72%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:115:1
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Asian
n/a
4%
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Hispanic
94%
52%
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Black
3%
13%
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White
3%
28%
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Two or more races
n/a
2%
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Diversity Score0.120.41
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Eligible for Free Lunch
93%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSan Antonio Isd School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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  • San Antonio Travis Early College High School Charter School
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  • San Antonio Jt Brackenridge Daep Alternative School
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    0.9 miles
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    (210)224-4916
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  • San Antonio Kipp Aspire Academy Charter School
    Grades: 5-8 | 477 students
    0.9 miles
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  • San Antonio Edison High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 1673 students
    1.0 miles
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