Lanier Middle

Overview

Student Enrollment
1,392
Best Middle School in Texas
#40
 Rating 10 out of 10
Grades 6th grade to 9th grade
School District HOUSTON ISD
Type Public
 Phone (713)942-1900
 Location 2600 WOODHEAD ST
HOUSTON, TX 77098
Charter School Yes

Lanier Middle has an academic rating significantly above the average for Texas middle schools based on its high test performance. It is ranked 40th in the best public middle schools in Texas.

Racial Demographics

The Lanier Middle student body is predominantly Hispanic with a significant White population and has very high racial diversity.

Race Percent Students
White35.3%491
Black9.3%130
Hispanic36.6%510
Asian Pacific14.3%199
Native American Indian0.4%5
Hawaiian Pacific Inlander0.1%2
Two or more races4%55

Family Income

vs. other Texas middle schools
Upper 13.8%

23.1% 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, LANIER MIDDLE students are largely upper income and rank 233rd in Texas for middle school student family income.

Enrollment by Grade

Grade Students
6th Grade478
7th Grade451
8th Grade463
Total1,392

Completions

State Standardized Test Performance

Proficient Students
96%
Rank in Texas
40th
Rating
10 out of 10

Students at Lanier Middle scored an average 96% 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 3% of Texas middle schools.

Test Proficiency By Gender

Gender Math Proficient Reading Proficient
Girls95%97%
Boys96%95%

State Test Proficiency by Subgroup

Subgroup Math Proficient Reading Proficient
American Indiansuppressed*suppressed*
Asian & Pacific Islander95% or more*95% or more*
Black90% to 94%*90% to 94%*
Hispanic91%92%
Multiracial90% or more*90% or more*
White98%99% or more*
With Disabilites60% to 69%*60% to 69%*
Limited English60% to 69%*40% to 49%*

*Indicates statistic has been anonymized to protect student privacy.

Absenteeism Rate

School State
Overall Chronic Absenteeism Rate0%9%
Female Chronic Absenteeism Rate0%
Male Chronic Absenteeism Rate1%

Police Referral Rate

Group Percent Referrals
All Students0.6%8
Boys0.6%4
Girls0.6%4
Texas Median0%

Police Arrest Rate

Group Percent Arrests
All Students0.3%4
Boys0.6%4
Girls0%0

Expulsion Rate

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

In-School Suspension Rate

Group Percent Suspensions
All Students3.4%48
Boys5.4%37
Girls1.5%11
Texas Median12.4%

Out-of-School Suspension Rate

Group Percent Suspensions
All Students3.2%45
Boys5%34
Girls1.6%11

Location

Lanier Middle
2600 WOODHEAD ST
HOUSTON, TX
77098
(713)942-1900

10 out of 10 1

District

HOUSTON ISD
HOUSTON, TX