George Dawson Middle

Overview

Student Enrollment
646
Best Middle School in Texas
#6
 Rating 10 out of 10
Grades 7th grade to 9
School District CARROLL ISD
Type Public
 Phone (817)949-5500
 Location 400 S KIMBALL AVE
SOUTHLAKE, TX 76092
Charter School No

George Dawson Middle has an academic rating significantly above the average for Texas middle schools based on its high test performance. It is ranked 6th in the best public middle schools in Texas.

Racial Demographics

The George Dawson Middle student body is mostly White with a small Asian Pacific population and has low racial diversity.

Race Percent Students
White77.6%501
Black1.1%7
Hispanic8.2%53
Asian Pacific8.8%57
Native American Indian0.5%3
Hawaiian Pacific Inlander0.2%1
Two or more races3.7%24

Family Income

vs. other Texas middle schools
Upper 0.4%

0.8% 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, GEORGE DAWSON MIDDLE students are largely wealthy and rank 5th in Texas for middle school student family income.

Enrollment by Grade

Grade Students
7th Grade318
8th Grade328
Total646

Completions

State Standardized Test Performance

Proficient Students
98%
Rank in Texas
6th
Rating
10 out of 10

Students at George Dawson Middle scored an average 98% 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 1.2% of Texas middle schools.

Test Proficiency By Gender

Gender Math Proficient Reading Proficient
Girls99% or more*99% or more*
Boys99% or more*97%

State Test Proficiency by Subgroup

Subgroup Math Proficient Reading Proficient
American Indiansuppressed*suppressed*
Asian & Pacific Islander90% or more*90% or more*
Black50% or more*50% or more*
Hispanic90% or more*90% or more*
Multiracial80% or more*80% or more*
White99% or more*98%
With Disabilites80% to 89%*70% to 79%*
Limited English50% or more*50% or more*

*Indicates statistic has been anonymized to protect student privacy.

Absenteeism Rate

School State
Overall Chronic Absenteeism Rate28%9%
Female Chronic Absenteeism Rate33%
Male Chronic Absenteeism Rate24%

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 Students0.3%2
Boys0.6%2
Girls0%0
Texas Median12.4%

Out-of-School Suspension Rate

Group Percent Suspensions
All Students0.3%2
Boys0.6%2
Girls0%0

Location

George Dawson Middle
400 S KIMBALL AVE
SOUTHLAKE, TX
76092
(817)949-5500

10 out of 10 1

District

CARROLL ISD
SOUTHLAKE, TX