Odem Junior High

Overview

Student Enrollment
221
Best Middle School in Texas
#1216
 Rating 2 out of 10
Grades 6th grade to 9th grade
School District ODEM-EDROY ISD
Type Public
 Phone (361)368-8661
 Location 1 OWL SQ
ODEM, TX 78370
Charter School No

Odem Junior High has an academic rating well below the average for Texas middle schools based on its low test performance. It is ranked 1216th in the best public middle schools in Texas.

Racial Demographics

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

Race Percent Students
White12.7%28
Black0.9%2
Hispanic86%190
Asian Pacific0%0
Native American Indian0%0
Hawaiian Pacific Inlander0%0
Two or more races0.5%1

Family Income

vs. other Texas middle schools
Lower 38.7%

60.2% 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, ODEM J H students are largely lower-middle income and rank 1035th in Texas for middle school student family income.

Enrollment by Grade

Grade Students
6th Grade65
7th Grade75
8th Grade81
Total221

Completions

State Standardized Test Performance

Proficient Students
67%
Rank in Texas
1216th
Rating
2 out of 10

Students at Odem Junior High scored an average 67% of students proficient for math and reading as tested by the Texas Education Agency. Performance is well below the state middle school median of 74% proficiency and places the school's test performance in the bottom 28.5% of Texas middle schools.

Test Proficiency By Gender

Gender Math Proficient Reading Proficient
Girls50% to 54%*70% to 74%*
Boys65% to 69%*75% to 79%*

State Test Proficiency by Subgroup

Subgroup Math Proficient Reading Proficient
American Indiansuppressed*-
Asian & Pacific Islander--
Blacksuppressed*suppressed*
Hispanic55% to 59%*70% to 74%*
Multiracialsuppressed*suppressed*
White60% to 69%*80% to 89%*
With Disabilitesless than 50%*50% or more*
Limited Englishless than 50%*less than 50%*

*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 Rate0%

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 Students9.6%24
Boys10.9%13
Girls8.4%11
Texas Median12.4%

Out-of-School Suspension Rate

Group Percent Suspensions
All Students0.8%2
Boys1.7%2
Girls0%0

Location

Odem Junior High
1 OWL SQ
ODEM, TX
78370
(361)368-8661

3 out of 10 1

District

ODEM-EDROY ISD
ODEM, TX