Sulphur Springs Middle School

Serves grades 6 - 8

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Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Test data: Reflects 2017 – 2018 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2016
  • Educational Environment: 2017 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
835 Wildcat Way
Sulphur Springs, TX 75482
Phone
(903) 885-7741
District
SULPHUR SPRINGS ISD
County
HOPKINS COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
946
Classroom Teachers
79

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Texas

7

(10 is best)

Better than 69.5% of TX schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

6

(10 is best)

Sulphur Springs Middle School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 6

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 44 39
Proficiency in Reading 39 36
Proficiency in Math 49 42

Grade 7

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 47 40
Proficiency in Reading 46 45
Proficiency in Math 48 36

Grade 8

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 63 46
Proficiency in Reading 46 45
Proficiency in Math 80.0 47

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 11.91
AVG FOR DISTRICT 12.71
AVG FOR STATE 15.19
AVG FOR NATION 16.50
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 6 319 33.7%
Grade 7 319 33.7%
Grade 8 308 32.6%
Total 946 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 59.8% 59.0% 28.9%
Black 12.4% 12.0% 12.9%
Hispanic 26.2% 27.5% 53.3%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 1.1% 1.0% 4.3%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.4% 0.6% 0.5%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 57.5% 59.4% 58.6%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 49.7% 52.8% 52.7%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 7.8% 6.6% 6.0%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 23,638 28,701,845
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 91.7 108
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 6.8% 7.2%
5-19 YEARS OLD 20.4% 21.9%
20-44 YEARS OLD 31.0% 35.3%
45-64 YEARS OLD 24.0% 23.8%
65 OR OLDER 17.8% 11.7%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 8,821 9,562,772
Single Parent Households With Children 12.8% 12.5%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 83.7% 82.8%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 18.4% 28.7%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 7.7% 12.0%
$100,000 - $149,999 9.5% 14.0%
$75,000 - $99,999 9.9% 12.0%
$50,000 - $74,999 19.2% 17.9%
$30,000 - $49,999 20.8% 18.1%
$15,000 - $29,999 20.0% 14.7%
$15,000 or less 12.9% 11.3%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,486 $23,803,754 51.8%
Support Expenditures
Student $346 $1,501,294 3.3%
Staff $587 $2,546,993 5.5%
General Administration $159 $689,901 1.5%
School Administration $374 $1,622,786 3.5%
Operation $715 $3,102,385 6.8%
Transportation $271 $1,175,869 2.6%
Other $214 $928,546 2.0%
Total Support $2,665 $11,563,435 25.2%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,431 $10,548,109 23.0%
Total Expenditures $10,581 $45,910,959 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,397 $28,918,524,308 47.5%
Support Expenditures
Student $442 $2,367,389,970 3.9%
Staff $436 $2,333,971,970 3.8%
General Administration $128 $686,315,674 1.1%
School Administration $527 $2,824,943,065 4.6%
Operation $710 $3,802,009,903 6.2%
Transportation $249 $1,333,957,706 2.2%
Other $416 $2,230,530,750 3.7%
Total Support $2,908 $15,579,381,241 25.6%
Non-instructional Expenditures $3,052 $16,350,528,291 26.9%
Total Expenditures $11,357 $60,848,895,653 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,187 $370,071,182,734 52.0%
Support Expenditures
Student $632 $32,552,249,701 4.6%
Staff $522 $26,871,170,551 3.8%
General Administration $218 $11,205,514,316 1.6%
School Administration $643 $33,118,729,386 4.7%
Operation $1,057 $54,423,429,117 7.7%
Transportation $497 $25,596,058,378 3.6%
Other $416 $21,407,079,047 3.0%
Total Support $3,984 $205,172,626,109 28.9%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,638 $135,865,864,952 19.1%
Total Expenditures $13,810 $711,111,010,069 100.0%