Weis Middle School

  • Weis Middle School serves 355 students in grades 5-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 53% (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 41% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 72%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the Texas state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 85% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Texas state average of 72%.

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School Overview

  • Weis Middle School's student population of 355 students has grown by 25% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 24 teachers has grown by 20% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 5-8
Total Students355 students
Gender %This chart display gender of Weis Middle School
Total Classroom Teachers24 teachers
Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Weis Middle School by grade.

School Comparison

  • Weis Middle School's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has increased from 14:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Weis Middle School is 0.65, 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#7166 out of 7,879 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
53%
78%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
41%
72%
Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1
Asian
1%
4%
Hispanic
43%
52%
Black
38%
13%
White
15%
28%
Two or more races
3%
2%
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Weis Middle School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in TX.
Diversity Score0.650.41
Eligible for Free Lunch
79%
53%
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
6%
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameGalveston Isd School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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  • Galveston Parker Elementary School
    Grades: PK-4 | 538 students
    0.6 miles
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  • Galveston Oppe Elementary School
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  • Galveston Odyssey Academy - Galveston Charter School
    Grades: PK-12 | 843 students
    1.0 miles
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  • Galveston Ambassadors Preparatory Academy Charter School
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    1.4 PK-8 294

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