Wiggs Middle

Overview

Student Enrollment
878
Best Middle School in Texas
#754
 Rating 5 out of 10
Grades 6th grade to 9th grade
School District EL PASO ISD
Type Public
 Phone (915)231-2100
 Location 1300 CIR DR
EL PASO, TX 79902
Charter School No

Wiggs Middle has an academic rating slightly above the average for Texas middle schools based on its average test performance. It is ranked 754th in the best public middle schools in Texas.

Racial Demographics

The Wiggs Middle student body is almost exclusively Hispanic with a small White population and has extremely low racial diversity.

Race Percent Students
White7.3%64
Black1.6%14
Hispanic90.1%791
Asian Pacific0.5%4
Native American Indian0.2%2
Hawaiian Pacific Inlander0%0
Two or more races0.3%3

Family Income

vs. other Texas middle schools
Lower 20.2%

74.3% 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, WIGGS MIDDLE students are largely lower income and rank 1348th in Texas for middle school student family income.

Enrollment by Grade

Grade Students
6th Grade293
7th Grade295
8th Grade290
Total878

Completions

State Standardized Test Performance

Proficient Students
76%
Rank in Texas
754th
Rating
5 out of 10

Students at Wiggs Middle scored an average 76% of students proficient for math and reading as tested by the Texas Education Agency. Performance is slightly above the state middle school median of 74% proficiency and places the school's test performance in the top 45.2% of Texas middle schools.

Test Proficiency By Gender

Gender Math Proficient Reading Proficient
Girls75%80%
Boys73%77%

State Test Proficiency by Subgroup

Subgroup Math Proficient Reading Proficient
American Indiansuppressed*suppressed*
Asian & Pacific Islandersuppressed*suppressed*
Black50% or more*50% or more*
Hispanic73%78%
Multiracialsuppressed*suppressed*
White80% to 84%*80% to 84%*
With Disabilites20% to 24%*25% to 29%*
Limited English35% to 39%*35% to 39%*

*Indicates statistic has been anonymized to protect student privacy.

Absenteeism Rate

School State
Overall Chronic Absenteeism Rate9%9%
Female Chronic Absenteeism Rate10%
Male Chronic Absenteeism Rate8%

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 Students7.9%70
Boys9.4%42
Girls6.4%28
Texas Median12.4%

Out-of-School Suspension Rate

Group Percent Suspensions
All Students1.1%10
Boys1.8%8
Girls0.4%2

Location

Wiggs Middle
1300 CIR DR
EL PASO, TX
79902
(915)231-2100

6 out of 10 1

District

EL PASO ISD
EL PASO, TX