Childress Junior High School

700 Commerce St, Childress, TX 79201 | (940) 937-3641
  • Grades: 6-8
  • Student Enrollment: 249
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School Description

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Additional Contact Information
  • Principal or Admin: Mrs Marsha Meacham
  • Fax: (940) 937-8427
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
    All students of this school are eligible for participation in authorized programs.
School District Details

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 249
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 23.9
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 10.4
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 125 (50.2%)
  • Females: 124 (49.8%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 22 (8.8%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 114 (45.8%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 136 (54.6%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Childress Junior High School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian41.6%
Black239.2%
Asian20.8%
Hispanic8534.1%
White13554.2%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Childress Junior High School
  Number Percent
6th Grade8232.9%
7th Grade9236.9%
8th Grade7530.1%
Faculty Breakdown (2010)
Average Teacher Experience
School:
14.1
District:
13.7
State:
11.3
Percent of Teachers With 1-5 Years Experience
School:
21.8%
District:
16.6%
State:
31.0%
Percent of Teachers With 6-10 Years Experience
School:
14.9%
District:
24.5%
State:
20.3%
Percent of Teachers With 11-20 Years Experience
School:
23.6%
District:
25.6%
State:
24.4%
Percent of Teachers With Greater Than 20 Years Experience
School:
35.5%
District:
28.1%
State:
18.3%
Faculty Salary (2010)
School Administration Average Base Salary
School:
$61,684
District:
$61,303
State:
$70,209
Teacher Average Base Salary
School:
$41,445
District:
$40,870
State:
$48,263
Beginning Teacher Average Base Salary
School:
$29,168
District:
$29,941
State:
$41,165
Teacher With 1-5 Years Experience Average Base Salary
School:
$32,188
State:
$43,527
Teacher With 6-10 Years Experience Average Base Salary
School:
$38,858
State:
$46,149
Teacher With 11-20 Years Experience Average Base Salary
School:
$44,270
State:
$50,153
Teacher With Greater Than 20 Years Experience Average Base Salary
School:
$47,774
State:
$58,427
Source: TX Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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Test Scores and Performance Information

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The overall school rating shows that Childress Junior High School performed on average worse than many other schools across the state on TAKS state exams in the following subjects:
  • Math
  • Reading
  • Science
  • Social Studies
  • Writing
AYP and Performance (2010)
Overall AYP Met: Yes

TAKS - Test Proficiency by Grade and Subject

Grade 6 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201076.0%76.0%82.0%
200978.0%78.0%80.0%
200864.0%64.0%80.0%
 
Reading Test
201076.0%76.0%86.0%
200986.0%86.0%91.0%
200887.0%87.0%91.0%
 

Grade 7 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201077.0%77.0%81.0%
200976.0%76.0%79.0%
200884.0%84.0%76.0%
 
Reading Test
201078.0%78.0%86.0%
200976.0%76.0%84.0%
200886.0%86.0%84.0%
 
Writing Test
201088.0%88.0%74.0%
200990.0%90.0%72.0%
200893.0%93.0%70.0%
 

Grade 8 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201086.0%86.0%80.0%
200987.0%87.0%79.0%
200884.0%84.0%75.0%
 
Reading Test
201094.0%94.0%91.0%
200994.0%94.0%93.0%
200897.0%97.0%92.0%
 
Science Test
201072.0%72.0%78.0%
200973.0%73.0%72.0%
200873.0%73.0%68.0%
 
Social Studies Test
201097.0%97.0%95.0%
200996.0%96.0%92.0%
200898.0%98.0%90.0%
 
Source: TX Department of Education 2009-2010

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