Vernon Schrade Middle School

6201 Danridge Rd
Rowlett, TX 75089
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
4/
10
Bottom 50%
Vernon Schrade Middle School serves 1,034 students in grades 6-8.
Vernon Schrade 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 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 39% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 49%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 40% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Texas state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 62% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Texas state average of 72% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

Vernon Schrade Middle School places among the top 20% of public schools in Texas for:

School Overview

Vernon Schrade Middle School's student population of 1,034 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 65 teachers has declined by 8% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students1,034 students
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Total Classroom Teachers65 teachers
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School Comparison

Vernon Schrade Middle School is ranked within the bottom 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 Vernon Schrade Middle School is 0.70, 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
#5029 out of 7999 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
39%
49%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
40%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
4%
4%
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Hispanic
33%
52%
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Black
22%
13%
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White
38%
28%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
2%
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Diversity Score
0.700.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
38%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameGarland Independent School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school and middle school to Vernon Schrade Middle School is Harmony School Of Business - Dallas (1.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Steadham Elementary School (0.2 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Rowlett Steadham Elementary School Math: 41% | Reading: 46%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 524 students
    0.2 miles
    6200 Danridge Rd
    Rowlett, TX 75089
    (972) 463-5887
    0.2 PK-5 524
  • Rowlett Nita Pearson Elementary School Math: 55% | Reading: 51%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: PK-5 | 677 students
    0.9 miles
    5201 Nita Pearson Dr
    Rowlett, TX 75088
    (972) 463-7568
    0.9 PK-5 677
  • Rowlett Keeley Elementary School Math: 63% | Reading: 66%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: PK-5 | 668 students
    1.2 miles
    8700 Liberty Grove Rd
    Rowlett, TX 75089
    (972) 412-2140
    1.2 PK-5 668
  • Rowlett Doris Cullins-lake Pointe Elementary School Math: 43% | Reading: 43%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 698 students
    1.4 miles
    5701 Scenic Dr
    Rowlett, TX 75088
    (972) 412-3070
    1.4 PK-6 698
  • Houston Harmony School Of Business - Dallas Charter School
    Math: 43% | Reading: 45%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 6-12 | 381 students
    1.5 miles
    8080 W President George Bush H
    Houston, TX 77099
    (214) 321-0100
    1.5 6-12 381

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