Whitewright Middle School

  • Whitewright Middle School serves 204 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 92% (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 85% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 72%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Whitewright Middle School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Texas for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) 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 24% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Texas state average of 72%.

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • Whitewright Middle School's student population of 204 students has grown by 7% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 14 teachers has declined by 12% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students204 students
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Total Classroom Teachers14 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Whitewright Middle School is ranked within the top 20% of all 7,953 schools in Texas (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has increased from 12:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Whitewright Middle School is 0.40, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.63. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (TX)
Overall School Rank (16-17)#970 out of 7953 schools
(Top 20%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
92%
78%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
85%
72%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
n/a
4%
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Hispanic
13%
52%
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Black
5%
13%
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White
76%
28%
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Two or more races
5%
2%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Whitewright Middle School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in TX.
Diversity Score0.400.63
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Eligible for Free Lunch
30%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Whitewright Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Texas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWhitewright Independent School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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