PROFICIENCY 76% 6% higher than state average
School Rankings
  • Ranked #41 of 91 in EL PASO ISD
  • Ranked #106 of 205 in El Paso
  • Ranked #3352 of 8826 in Texas
Proficiency Averages
74%EL PASO ISD
85%El Paso
72%Texas

Wiggs Middle School is a school servicing grades 6 to 8 and is located in the district of "EL PASO ISD" in El Paso, TX. There are a total of 878 students and 50 teachers at Wiggs Middle School, for a student to teacher ratio of 18 to 1. There are a total of 652 free lunch students and 13 reduced lunch students.

Wiggs Middle School has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 76.0%, which is 6% higher than the Texas average.

Academics

Students/Teachers
Students878
Teachers50.07
Student/Teacher ratio18:1
Free lunch652
Reduced lunch13

 

Advanced Placement
AP enrollmentn/a
Taking some coursesn/a
Taking some courses (not tests)n/a
Passing some coursesn/a
Passing no coursesn/a

Advanced placement (AP) is a program that offers high school students the ability to take college level courses and exams. These programs were created to be at the same level of most first year university courses. If the students were successful in the AP programs, they could potentially receive advanced placement, credit or exemptions when they go on to university. At Wiggs Middle School, there are a total of n/a students enrolled in advanced placement courses, with n/a taking some courses.

Proficiency in mathematics comparison

Proficiency in languages comparison

Proficiency in mathematics by grade

GradeProficiency
All74%
3n/a
4n/a
5n/a
675-79%
769%
860-64%
High School>= 95%

Proficiency in languages by grade

GradeProficiency
All78%
3n/a
4n/a
5n/a
680-84%
773%
880-84%
High Schooln/a

The proficiency in math and languages tables represent the percentage of students that scored at or above the proficiency level on their standardized state assessment tests. Although these tests are standardized within each state, the tests may vary from state to state. Comparing the results of one state to another may not always be an accurate or fair comparison.

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Wiggs Middle School race/ethnicity breakdown

RaceSchoolDistrictTexasNational
Caucasian 6.9% 10.4% 29.3% 51.1%
African American 1.1% 4.0% 13.1% 15.9%
Asian 0.8% 1.1% 3.9% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 90.7% 82.7% 51.0% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 0.2% 0.2% 0.4% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.3% 0.2% 0.4%
Multiracial 0.2% 1.3% 2.1% 3.1%

Other schools nearby

SchoolProficiencyMilesCity
Lamar Elementary School91%0.1El Paso, TX
El Paso High School68%0.5El Paso, TX
Armendariz Middle School69%0.8El Paso, TX
El Paso Leadership Academy52%0.9El Paso, TX
College Career Technology Academy (ccta)48%0.9El Paso, TX
Paso Del Norte Academy-mesa Charter High School68%1.0El Paso, TX
Moreno Elementary School72%1.1El Paso, TX
Douglass Elementary School75%1.2El Paso, TX
Beall Elementary School72%1.3El Paso, TX
Mesita Elementary School89%1.4El Paso, TX
La Fe Preparatory School67%1.5El Paso, TX
Guillen Middle School48%1.6El Paso, TX

El Paso demographics profile

StatisticEl PasoTexasNational
Population678,05826,956,435318,558,162
Population density (sq mi)2,6359791
Median age32.634.237.7
Male/Female ratio1.0:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)54%56%55%
Speak English30%65%79%
Speak Spanish68%30%13%

Education level achieved in El Paso

IndexEl PasoTexasNational
Completed 8th grade74.8%79.3%84.3%
Completed high school73.2%77.8%83.0%
Completed some college54.5%57.3%59.4%
Completed associate degree31.1%34.9%38.5%
Completed bachelors23.6%28.1%30.3%
Completed masters7.4%9.6%11.5%
Completed professional degree1.9%2.6%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.7%1.1%1.3%
Source: The Wiggs Middle School data displayed above is derived from the 2016 National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.