School Details

Bear Branch Sixth Grade Campus

Test Scores by grade

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79%

State of Texas Assessment of Academic Readiness (STAAR)

In 2013-2014, the State of Texas Assessments of Academic Readiness (STAAR) was used to test students in reading and math in grades 3 through 8; in writing in grades 4 and 7; in science in grades 5 and 8; in social studies in grade 8; and end-of-course assessments for English I and II, Algebra I and II, biology and US History. STAAR is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Texas. The goal is for all students to score at or above the state standard.
  • This school in 2014
  • Magnolia Independent School District average
  • Texas state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

About this school

Bear Branch Sixth Grade Campus is a public middle school. The principal of Bear Branch Sixth Grade Campus is TOMMY BURNS and can be contacted at tburns@magnoliaisd.org. 459 students go to Bear Branch Sixth Grade Campus and identify primarily as White, non-Hispanic; Hispanic; and Black, non-Hispanic. 10% of the Bear Branch Sixth Grade Campus students are "limited in English proficiency." 25% of the 459 students here are classified as "economically disadvantaged", and 32% get reduced lunch prices. The ratio of students to teachers at Bear Branch Sixth Grade Campus is 18:1. Bear Branch J High School is one of the nearest middle schools.

Extracurricular activities

Arts

  • Band
  • Chorus
  • Computer arts
  • Drawing painting

Languages Taught

  • Spanish

Sports

  • Baseball
  • Basketball
  • Cross country
  • Football
  • Golf
  • P.E. classes
  • Tennis

Student Ethnicities

Ethnicity School District
White, non-Hispanic 71% 65%
Hispanic 26% 30%
Black, non-Hispanic 2% 2%
Asian/Pacific Islander 2% 0.5%
Multiracial 1% 2%
Asian 0.9% %
Native American or Native Alaskan 0.2% 0.5%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0.2% %

Student Subgroups

Subgroup School District
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 32% 40%
Limited English proficiency 10% 11%
Economically disadvantaged 25% 35%

Community ratings & reviews

  • (3 years ago)

    Love this school its our first year in a public school and my son is doing awesome the principal and staff work as a team !!

  • (6 years ago)

    This is our first year in this district and it isearly on but we feel very blessed! All te teachers sem to care about you childs needs an education! They are very friendly and very professional! The head principal is very friedly amd makes your child feel special! We look forward to a great year!

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