Canyon Hills Middle

Overview

Student Enrollment
842
Best Middle School in Texas
#1190
 Rating 3 out of 10
Grades 6th grade to 9th grade
School District EL PASO ISD
Type Public
 Phone (915)231-2240
 Location 8930 ECLIPSE ST
EL PASO, TX 79904
Charter School No

Canyon Hills Middle has an academic rating somewhat below the average for Texas middle schools based on its low test performance. It is ranked 1190th in the best public middle schools in Texas.

Racial Demographics

The Canyon Hills Middle student body is mostly Hispanic with a small White population and has very low racial diversity.

Race Percent Students
White6.8%57
Black4.5%38
Hispanic85.9%723
Asian Pacific0.8%7
Native American Indian0.1%1
Hawaiian Pacific Inlander0.6%5
Two or more races1.3%11

Family Income

vs. other Texas middle schools
Lower 15.2%

79.2% percent of the school's students are eligible for free lunch under the National School Lunch Program compared to the Texas middle school median of 51.4%. By this measure, CANYON HILLS MIDDLE students are largely lower income and rank 1432nd in Texas for middle school student family income.

Enrollment by Grade

Grade Students
6th Grade302
7th Grade261
8th Grade279
Total842

Completions

State Standardized Test Performance

Proficient Students
68%
Rank in Texas
1190th
Rating
3 out of 10

Students at Canyon Hills Middle scored an average 68% of students proficient for math and reading as tested by the Texas Education Agency. Performance is somewhat below the state middle school median of 74% proficiency and places the school's test performance in the bottom 30.6% of Texas middle schools.

Test Proficiency By Gender

Gender Math Proficient Reading Proficient
Girls64%69%
Boys67%72%

State Test Proficiency by Subgroup

Subgroup Math Proficient Reading Proficient
American Indiansuppressed*suppressed*
Asian & Pacific Islander50% or more*50% or more*
Black70% to 79%*70% to 79%*
Hispanic62%68%
Multiracial50% or more*50% or more*
White80% to 89%*90% or more*
With Disabilites6% to 9%*15% to 19%*
Limited English30% to 34%*20% to 24%*

*Indicates statistic has been anonymized to protect student privacy.

Absenteeism Rate

School State
Overall Chronic Absenteeism Rate12%9%
Female Chronic Absenteeism Rate12%
Male Chronic Absenteeism Rate11%

Police Referral Rate

Group Percent Referrals
All Students0%0
Boys0%0
Girls0%0
Texas Median0%

Police Arrest Rate

Group Percent Arrests
All Students0%0
Boys0%0
Girls0%0

Expulsion Rate

Group Percent Expulsions
All Students0%0
Boys0%0
Girls0%0
Texas Median0%

In-School Suspension Rate

Group Percent Suspensions
All Students5.1%42
Boys7%28
Girls3.3%14
Texas Median12.4%

Out-of-School Suspension Rate

Group Percent Suspensions
All Students7.8%64
Boys10.4%42
Girls5.5%22

Location

Canyon Hills Middle
8930 ECLIPSE ST
EL PASO, TX
79904
(915)231-2240

4 out of 10 1

District

EL PASO ISD
EL PASO, TX