Alex W Spence Middle School

4001 Capitol Ave, Dallas, TX 75204 | (972) 925-2300
  • Grades: 6-8
  • Student Enrollment: 1,072
Rating
Not Available

No Reviews Yet
Find Old Friends From Alex W Spence Middle School

Use the form below to search for alumni from Alex W Spence Middle School.

First Name:
Last Name:
Graduation Year
Powered by Classmates.com®

School Description

School Summary and Highlights
Additional Contact Information
  • Principal or Admin: Mary Davies
  • Fax: (972) 925-2301
  • Website: www.dallasisd.org
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: 1,072
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 81.0
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 13.2
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 539 (50.3%)
  • Females: 533 (49.7%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 62 (5.8%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 896 (83.6%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 958 (89.4%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Alex W Spence Middle School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian40.4%
Black18817.5%
Asian353.3%
Hispanic80975.5%
White363.4%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Alex W Spence Middle School
  Number Percent
6th Grade37234.7%
7th Grade37835.3%
8th Grade32230.0%
Faculty Breakdown (2010)
Average Teacher Experience
School:
12.0
District:
11.9
State:
11.3
Percent of Teachers With 1-5 Years Experience
School:
24.9%
District:
33.6%
State:
31.0%
Percent of Teachers With 6-10 Years Experience
School:
28.4%
District:
21.5%
State:
20.3%
Percent of Teachers With 11-20 Years Experience
School:
24.7%
District:
20.0%
State:
24.4%
Percent of Teachers With Greater Than 20 Years Experience
School:
18.4%
District:
21.0%
State:
18.3%
Faculty Salary (2010)
School Administration Average Base Salary
School:
$76,675
District:
$79,563
State:
$70,209
Teacher Average Base Salary
School:
$53,848
District:
$54,645
State:
$48,263
Beginning Teacher Average Base Salary
School:
$45,584
District:
$47,743
State:
$41,165
Teacher With 1-5 Years Experience Average Base Salary
School:
$46,755
State:
$43,527
Teacher With 6-10 Years Experience Average Base Salary
School:
$51,444
State:
$46,149
Teacher With 11-20 Years Experience Average Base Salary
School:
$55,155
State:
$50,153
Teacher With Greater Than 20 Years Experience Average Base Salary
School:
$67,081
State:
$58,427
Source: TX Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

School Ratings and Reviews

Be The First To Review Alex W Spence Middle School!

Rate This School
Suggested Topics for Reviews
  • Principal leadership and staff
  • Overall ranking and student achievement
  • Teacher involvement and guidance
  • Extracurricular activities and sports
  • Classroom, building and playground safety
  • School homework load appropriateness
Enter Your Review Below
Enter Your Email Below
Reviews Containing the Following Will Not Be Accepted
  • Offensive or innappropriate comments, including allegations of criminal behavior
  • Names of individuals (faculty, staff, teachers, or students)
I am a and Accept the Terms of Use

School Map and Similar Schools Nearby

Click to Activate Map of Nearby School Campuses
Private
Public
This School
Similar Schools Nearby
William B Travis Middle School
6-8 | 262 Students | 0.9 miles away
Not Yet Rated
J L Long Middle School
6-8 | 1,062 Students | 2.2 miles away
Not Yet Rated
Maynard Jackson Middle School
6-8 | 343 Students | 2.3 miles away
Not Yet Rated
Mcculloch Intermediate School
5-6 | 980 Students | 2.3 miles away
Not Yet Rated
Thomas J Rusk Middle School
6-8 | 818 Students | 2.9 miles away
Not Yet Rated
Irma Rangel Young Womens Leadership Middle School
6-8 | 221 Students | 3.0 miles away
Not Yet Rated
Henry W Longfellow Academy
6-8 | 412 Students | 3.3 miles away
Not Yet Rated
Hector Garcia Middle School
6-8 | 1,027 Students | 4.2 miles away
Not Yet Rated
Pearl C Anderson Middle School
6-8 | 464 Students | 4.3 miles away

3 out of 5
J T Brashear Elementary School
PK-6 | 729 Students | 4.5 miles away
Not Yet Rated

School Community Forum

Join a discussion about Alex W Spence Middle School and talk to others in the community including students, parents, teachers, and administrators.

Popular Discussion Topics
  • Admissions and Registration Questions (e.g. Dress Code and Discipline Policy)
  • School Calendar and Upcoming Events (e.g. Graduation)
  • After School Programs, Extracurricular Activities, and Athletics (e.g. Football)
  • News and Announcements (e.g. Yearbook and Class Supply List Details)
  • Graduate and Alumni Events (e.g. Organizing Class Reunions)
blog comments powered by Disqus
Navigation
Rankings
Nearby Cities
Sponsored Links
K-12 Articles
The Importance of Ninth Grade
Students who are entering ninth grade do not realize the importance of the critical decisions they...
Imho
I was watching Headline News's news ticker when I read something that made me LOL. The ticker said...
When Bad Report Cards Happen to Good Kids
It's mid-term season once again, and semester (or quarter or trimester) grades will be coming out...