PROFICIENCY 48% 34% lower than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
68%San Antonio

Tafolla Middle School is a school servicing grades 6 to 8 and is located in the district of "SAN ANTONIO ISD" in San Antonio, TX. There are a total of 812 students and 46 teachers at Tafolla Middle School, for a student to teacher ratio of 18 to 1. There are a total of 774 free lunch students and 0 reduced lunch students.

Tafolla Middle School has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 47.5%, which is 34% lower than the Texas average.


Student/Teacher ratio18:1
Free lunch774
Reduced lunch0


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 Tafolla 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

High School>= 80%

Proficiency in languages by grade

High School>= 90%

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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Tafolla Middle School race/ethnicity breakdown

Caucasian 1.2% 2.0% 29.3% 51.1%
African American 2.0% 6.6% 13.1% 15.9%
Asian 0.0% 0.3% 3.9% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 96.8% 90.5% 51.0% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 0.0% 0.1% 0.4% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.2% 0.4%
Multiracial 0.0% 0.4% 2.1% 3.1%

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San Antonio demographics profile

StatisticSan AntonioTexasNational
Population density (sq mi)3,1229791
Median age33.134.237.7
Male/Female ratio1.0:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)49%56%55%
Speak English56%65%79%
Speak Spanish40%30%13%

Education level achieved in San Antonio

IndexSan AntonioTexasNational
Completed 8th grade78.5%79.3%84.3%
Completed high school76.8%77.8%83.0%
Completed some college55.5%57.3%59.4%
Completed associate degree32.6%34.9%38.5%
Completed bachelors25.2%28.1%30.3%
Completed masters8.9%9.6%11.5%
Completed professional degree2.6%2.6%3.3%
Completed doctorate1.0%1.1%1.3%
Source: The Tafolla Middle School data displayed above is derived from the 2016 National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.