Dr Javier Saenz Middle School



Dr Javier Saenz Middle School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Dr Javier Saenz Middle School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 284
7 239
8 269
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Dr Javier Saenz Middle School is a public high school of the La Joya Independent School District located in Penitas, TX. It has 792 students in grades 6th through 9th. It has a student teacher ratio of 13.3 to 1.

Total Students: 792
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 13.3:1
Full Time Teachers: 59.67

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Dr Javier Saenz Middle School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 417
(53%)
7,510
(51%)
 Female 375
(47%)
7,132
(49%)

Dr Javier Saenz Middle School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 787
(99%)
14,588
(100%)
 White 3
(0%)
44
(0%)
 American Indian 2
(0%)
7
(0%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 Black 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 Two or More 0
(0%)
3
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Dr Javier Saenz Middle School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 780
(98%)
13,895
(95%)
 Not Eligible 12
(2%)
533
(4%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 0
(0%)
214
(1%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

The percentage of Dr Javier Saenz Middle School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (98.5%) is significantly higher than the state average of 53.3%. This may indicate that the area has a higher level of poverty than the state average.

Students at a participating school may purchase a meal through the National School Lunch Program. Families with incomes between 130% and 185% of the federal poverty level are eligible for reduced price meals. Schools may not charge more than 40¢ for reduced-price lunches, nor more than 30¢ for reduced-price breakfasts. Students from families with incomes at or below 130% of the federal poverty level are eligible for free meals.

For 2014, a family of two needs to make an annual income below $20,449 to be eligible for free meals or below $29,100 for reduced price meals. A family of four needs to make an annual income below $31,005 for free meals or $44,122 for reduced price meals.

Dr Javier Saenz Middle School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 650
2006 699
2007 686
2008 760
2009 756
2010 555
2011 629
2012 636
2013 702
2014 736
2015 792

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 12.9
2006 12.9
2007 11
2008 12
2009 12.1
2010 11.2
2011 12.8
2012 12.9
2013 13.3
2014 13.1
2015 13.3

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.46153846153846
2006 0.41487839771102
2007 0.45626822157434
2008 0.31315789473684
2009 0.14285714285714
2010 0.030630630630631
2011 0.0095389507154213
2012 0.99528301886792
2013 0.9957264957265
2014 0.99592391304348
2015 0.98484848484848

Compare Dr Javier Saenz Middle School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,330.0% 13.3:1
 
1,419.0% 14.2:1
 
1,636.7% 16.4:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 48.3%
 
State Average 53.3%
 
This School 98.5%
 

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