Walnut Grove Middle School

990 N Walnut Grove Rd
Midlothian, TX 76065
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
8/
10
Top 30%
Walnut Grove Middle School serves 1,058 students in grades 6-8.
Walnut Grove Middle School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Texas for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 62% (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 52% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Texas state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 34% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Texas state average of 72% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

Walnut Grove Middle School places among the top 20% of public schools in Texas for:

School Overview

Walnut Grove Middle School's student population of 1,058 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 58 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students1,058 students
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Total Classroom Teachers58 teachers
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School Comparison

Walnut Grove Middle School is ranked within the top 30% 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 Walnut Grove Middle School is 0.51, 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
#1696 out of 7999 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
62%
49%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
52%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
1%
4%
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Hispanic
24%
52%
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Black
6%
13%
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White
66%
28%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
2%
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Diversity Score
0.510.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
17%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMidlothian Independent School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Walnut Grove Middle School is Midlothian Heritage High School (0.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Frank Seale Middle School (2.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is T E Baxter Elementary School (1.2 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Midlothian Midlothian Heritage High School Math: 40-44% | Reading: 60%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 914 students
    0.5 miles
    4000 Fm 1387
    Midlothian, TX 76065
    (972) 775-8296
    0.5 9-12 914
  • Midlothian T E Baxter Elementary School Math: 44% | Reading: 44%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 607 students
    1.2 miles
    1050 Park Pl
    Midlothian, TX 76065
    (972) 775-8281
    1.2 PK-5 607
  • Midlothian Dolores Mcclatchey Elementary School Math: 67% | Reading: 64%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: K-5 | 591 students
    2.6 miles
    6631 Shiloh Rd
    Midlothian, TX 76065
    (972) 775-5266
    2.6 K-5 591
  • Midlothian J A Vitovsky Elementary School Math: 34% | Reading: 37%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 599 students
    2.8 miles
    333 Church St
    Midlothian, TX 76065
    (972) 775-5536
    2.8 PK-5 599
  • Midlothian Frank Seale Middle School Math: 66% | Reading: 51%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: 6-8 | 1,058 student
    2.9 miles
    700 George Hopper Rd
    Midlothian, TX 76065
    (972) 775-6145
    2.9 6-8 1,058

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