West Briar Middle School

  • West Briar Middle School serves 1,042 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 89% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 78%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 83% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 72%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Texas state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 76% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Texas state average of 72%.

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School Overview

  • West Briar Middle School's student population of 1,042 students has declined by 10% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 58 teachers has declined by 10% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students1,042 students
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Total Classroom Teachers58 teachers
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School Comparison

  • West Briar Middle School's student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of West Briar Middle School is 0.70, 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#1847 out of 7,879 schools
(Top 30%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
89%
78%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
83%
72%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:115:1
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Asian
7%
4%
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Hispanic
41%
52%
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Black
27%
13%
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White
24%
28%
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Two or more races
1%
2%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in West Briar Middle School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in TX.
Diversity Score0.700.41
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Eligible for Free Lunch
47%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in West Briar Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Texas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameHouston Isd School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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