Friendswood Junior High

Overview

Student Enrollment
1,489
Best Middle School in Texas
#80
 Rating 10 out of 10
Grades 6th grade to 9th grade
School District FRIENDSWOOD ISD
Type Public
 Phone (281)996-6200
 Location 1000 MANISON PKWY
FRIENDSWOOD, TX 77546
Charter School No

Friendswood Junior High has an academic rating significantly above the average for Texas middle schools based on its high test performance. It is ranked 80th in the best public middle schools in Texas.

Racial Demographics

The Friendswood Junior High student body is mostly White with a smaller Hispanic population and has low racial diversity.

Race Percent Students
White73.5%1,095
Black2.1%31
Hispanic15.6%233
Asian Pacific6%89
Native American Indian0.4%6
Hawaiian Pacific Inlander0.2%3
Two or more races2.1%32

Family Income

vs. other Texas middle schools
Upper 3.6%

8% 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, FRIENDSWOOD J H students are largely wealthy and rank 60th in Texas for middle school student family income.

Enrollment by Grade

Grade Students
6th Grade485
7th Grade501
8th Grade503
Total1,489

Completions

State Standardized Test Performance

Proficient Students
93%
Rank in Texas
80th
Rating
10 out of 10

Students at Friendswood Junior High scored an average 93% of students proficient for math and reading as tested by the Texas Education Agency. Performance is significantly above the state middle school median of 74% proficiency and places the school's test performance in the top 5.6% of Texas middle schools.

Test Proficiency By Gender

Gender Math Proficient Reading Proficient
Girls95%95%
Boys91%91%

State Test Proficiency by Subgroup

Subgroup Math Proficient Reading Proficient
American Indian50% or more*50% or more*
Asian & Pacific Islander95% or more*95% or more*
Black80% to 89%*70% to 79%*
Hispanic80% to 84%*85% to 89%*
Multiracial80% or more*80% or more*
White95%94%
With Disabilites55% to 59%*55% to 59%*
Limited English60% to 79%*40% to 59%*

*Indicates statistic has been anonymized to protect student privacy.

Absenteeism Rate

School State
Overall Chronic Absenteeism Rate6%9%
Female Chronic Absenteeism Rate8%
Male Chronic Absenteeism Rate5%

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 Students3.1%47
Boys4.5%35
Girls1.6%12
Texas Median12.4%

Out-of-School Suspension Rate

Group Percent Suspensions
All Students0.3%4
Boys0%0
Girls0.5%4

Location

Friendswood Junior High
1000 MANISON PKWY
FRIENDSWOOD, TX
77546
(281)996-6200

10 out of 10 1

District

FRIENDSWOOD ISD
FRIENDSWOOD, TX