PROFICIENCY 63% 12% lower than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
74%GARLAND ISD
88%Garland
72%Texas

Bussey Middle School is a school servicing grades 6 to 8 and is located in the district of "GARLAND ISD" in Garland, TX. There are a total of 897 students and 62 teachers at Bussey Middle School, for a student to teacher ratio of 15 to 1. There are a total of 683 free lunch students and 60 reduced lunch students.

Bussey Middle School has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 63.0%, which is 12% lower than the Texas average.

Academics

Students/Teachers
Students897
Teachers61.75
Student/Teacher ratio15:1
Free lunch683
Reduced lunch60

 

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 Bussey 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
All60%
3n/a
4n/a
5n/a
655%
755-59%
860-64%
High School>= 90%

Proficiency in languages by grade

GradeProficiency
All66%
3n/a
4n/a
5n/a
656%
760-64%
882%
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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Bussey Middle School race/ethnicity breakdown

RaceSchoolDistrictTexasNational
Caucasian 6.7% 21.5% 29.3% 51.1%
African American 16.8% 17.3% 13.1% 15.9%
Asian 7.3% 8.2% 3.9% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 67.4% 50.4% 51.0% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 0.4% 0.5% 0.4% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.2% 0.1% 0.2% 0.4%
Multiracial 1.1% 2.0% 2.1% 3.1%

Other schools nearby

SchoolProficiencyMilesCity
Freeman Elementary School65%0.5Garland, TX
Golden Meadows Elementary School74%0.6Garland, TX
Alpha Charter School40%0.7Garland, TX
Cooper Elementary School74%0.8Garland, TX
Pathfinder Achievement Center20%0.8Garland, TX
Garland High School65%0.9Garland, TX
N Garland High School76%1.0Garland, TX
Ethridge Elementary School68%1.1Garland, TX
Sellers Middle School64%1.3Garland, TX
Shorehaven Elementary School75%1.3Garland, TX
Weaver Elementary School70%1.5Garland, TX
Davis Elementary School72%1.8Garland, TX

Garland demographics profile

StatisticGarlandTexasNational
Population234,81026,956,435318,558,162
Population density (sq mi)4,1179791
Median age34.134.237.7
Male/Female ratio1.0:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)56%56%55%
Speak English52%65%79%
Speak Spanish36%30%13%

Education level achieved in Garland

IndexGarlandTexasNational
Completed 8th grade74.1%79.3%84.3%
Completed high school72.2%77.8%83.0%
Completed some college51.6%57.3%59.4%
Completed associate degree29.2%34.9%38.5%
Completed bachelors22.5%28.1%30.3%
Completed masters6.6%9.6%11.5%
Completed professional degree1.3%2.6%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.6%1.1%1.3%
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Source: The Bussey Middle School data displayed above is derived from the 2016 National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.