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Choosing the right middle school for your children can prove to be a daunting task. Middle school is when children start to flex their growing independence. This is a critical transition period for students. As they assert their independence, their responsibilities increase, they attend multiple classes and their academic performance are closely monitored and graded. Schools focus on preparing them for the more rigorous academic grind in high school.

When we compared Mata Intermediate, which is a part of Alief ISD, with Albright Middle School, which is a part of Alief ISD, we noted a big difference in ratings.

Mata Intermediate’s regular student population is 875 with a 14.2 students/teacher ratio. The student population at Albright Middle School is one students and a 14.4 students/teacher ratio.
Performance Indicators
Mata Intermediate earned a State accountability rating of C (70-79) based on three domains: student achievement, school progress and closing the gaps. Scores are scaled from 0 to 100 to align with letter grades. The school scored 72 in student achievement, 82 in school progress, and 66 in closing performance gaps. It scored 77 overall in post-secondary readiness, a broad term that refers to student preparedness to undertake multiple pathways after graduation, or specifically, their preparedness for college education.

On the other hand, Albright Middle School performed better to earn a State accountability rating of A. The school posted 85 in student achievement, 91 in school progress, 86 in closing performance gaps and 90 overall in post-secondary readiness.
C
Average
  3/5
72
Student Achievement
82
Student Progress
66
Student Achievement
77
Overall
A
Excellent
  5/5
85
Student Achievement
91
Student Progress
86
Student Achievement
90
Overall
Distinction Designations
A distinction designation acknowledges districts and campuses for outstanding achievement based on the outcomes of several performance indicators. Distinction designations are awarded for achievement in several areas and are based on performance relative to a group of campuses of similar type, size, grade span, and student demographics.

It is in this area where the two schools differ. Mata Intermediate’s only distinction designation is in Comparative Closing the Gaps.Albright Middle School’s six out of seven only distinction designation is in Comparative Closing the Gaps.
1/7
Based on 2019
72STAAR Data
Read/ELA
Mathematics
Science
Social Studies
Post-Secondary
Comparative Academic Growth
Comparative Closing the Gaps
6/7
Based on 2019
85STAAR Data
Read/ELA
Mathematics
Science
Social Studies
Post-Secondary
Comparative Academic Growth
Comparative Closing the Gaps
Student Demographics
Based on Racial/Ethnic Groups, Hispanics comprise the biggest group at Mata Intermediate. They make up for 59.09% of student population, followed by African Americans (29.49%), Asians (6.51%), Whites or Caucasians (2.74%), Two or More Races (1.14%) and Native Americans (0.91%).

The student population at Albright Middle School is also predominantly Hispanics at 40.19%, followed by African Americans (39.26%), Asians (16.09%), Whites or Caucasians (3.12%), Native Americans (0.67%) and Two or More Races (0.59%).

Based on household incomes, the Mata Intermediate’s economically disadvantaged students are lower at 88.80% compared to 78.52% at Albright Middle School.

In terms of Limited English Proficiency (LEP), a term used in the United States that refers to a person who is not fluent in the English Language, mainly because it is not their native language, Mata Intermediate and Albright Middle School have no English Language Leaners or ELLS.

In addition, Mata Intermediate has 45.94% bilingual students, 7.31% are in the gifted and talented program, while 9.37% are in the special education program. This stacks up against Albright Middle School with 18.62% bilingual students, 9.77% gifted and talented students and 6.49% students in the special education program.
Racial/Ethnic Groups
Total Students 875
African American 29.49% (258 students)
Hispanic 59.09% (517 students)
White 2.74% (24 students)
Asian 6.51% (57 students)
Native American 0.91% (8 students)
Two or More Races 1.14% (10 students)
Economically Disadvantaged 88.80% (777 students)
Limited English Proficiency 41.94% (367 students)
Total Students 1,187
African American 39.26% (466 students)
Hispanic 40.19% (477 students)
White 3.12% (37 students)
Asian 16.09% (191 students)
Native American 0.67% (8 students)
Two or More Races 0.59% (7 students)
Economically Disadvantaged 78.52% (932 students)
Limited English Proficiency 16.43% (195 students)
Program
Bilingual 45.94% (402 students)
Gifted & Talented 7.31% (64 students)
Special Education 9.37% (82 students)
Teacher Student Ratio 1.62% (14 students)
Bilingual 18.62% (221 students)
Gifted & Talented 9.77% (116 students)
Special Education 6.49% (77 students)
Teacher Student Ratio 1.21% (14 students)
Staff Profile
Mata Intermediate’s 62 teachers have been working at the campus for an average of 8.3 years with individual teaching experience averaging 11 years. Teachers at Albright Middle School, numbering 82 teachers, have been serving the school for an average of 9.3 years with individual teaching experience averaging 11.6 years.

Of its teaching staff, Mata Intermediate has 12 teachers serving the school for over 20 years, 18 teachers have worked for 11-20 years, seven teachers have worked for 6-10 years, while 17 teachers have worked for 1-5 years, including seven beginning teachers. Albright Middle School has 11 teachers serving the school for over 20 years, 23 teachers have worked for 11-20 years, 19 teachers have worked for 6-10 years, while 25 teachers have worked for 1-5 years, including four beginning teachers.

In both schools, female teachers outnumber the male teachers. At Mata Intermediate there are 50 female teachers and 12 male teachers. Of its teaching staff, one special education teacher is being assisted by 11 teachers aides or paraprofessionals. In addition to its teaching staff, the school has three staff members in the school administration department and six more working as school support staff.

At Albright Middle School there are 65 female teachers and 17 male teachers. Of its teaching staff, there are one special education teacher only and 10 teachers aides or paraprofessionals. The school also employs four staff members working for the school administration and eight more working as school support staff.
Experience
Over 20 years 19.67% (12 teachers)
10 - 20 years 29.27% (18 teachers)
6 - 10 years 11.38% (7 teachers)
1- 5 years 28.29% (17 teachers)
Beginning Teacher 11.22% (7 teachers)
Teacher Experience Average 11 yrs
Teacher Tenure Average 8.3 yrs
Over 20 years 13.38% (11 teachers)
10 - 20 years 27.62% (23 teachers)
6 - 10 years 23.24% (19 teachers)
1- 5 years 30.90% (25 teachers)
Beginning Teacher 4.87% (4 teachers)
Teacher Experience Average 11.6 yrs
Teacher Tenure Average 9.3 yrs
Teacher Type
Female Teachers 80.49% (50 teachers)
Male Teachers 19.51% (12 teachers)
School Admin 3
School Support 6
Edu Aids 11
Special Education 1
Female Teachers 79.44% (65 teachers)
Male Teachers 20.56% (17 teachers)
School Admin 4
School Support 8
Edu Aids 10
Special Education 1

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Compare Mata Intermediate with Nearby Schools

  Name Ratings Distance
Holub Middle School
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  Good 
  Good 
0.2 miles
Youngblood Intermediate
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  Good 
  Good 
0.63 miles
Killough Middle School
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  Good 
  Good 
1.48 miles
Olle Middle School
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  Good 
  Good 
1.67 miles
Klentzman Intermediate
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  Average 
  Average 
2.02 miles
Alief Middle School
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  Average 
  Average 
2.24 miles
Owens Intermediate
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  Average 
  Average 
2.74 miles
O'Donnell Middle School
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  Good 
  Good 
2.99 miles
Budewig Intermediate
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  Good 
  Good 
3.63 miles
Albright Middle School
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  Excellent 
  Excellent 
3.76 miles
Miller Intermediate
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  Excellent 
  Excellent 
4.21 miles

Compare Albright Middle School with Nearby Schools

  Name Ratings Distance
Miller Intermediate
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  Excellent 
  Excellent 
0.73 miles
O'Donnell Middle School
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  Good 
  Good 
1.3 miles
Killough Middle School
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  Good 
  Good 
2.52 miles
Budewig Intermediate
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  Good 
  Good 
3.27 miles
Alief Middle School
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  Average 
  Average 
3.51 miles
Youngblood Intermediate
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  Good 
  Good 
3.57 miles
Mata Intermediate
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  Average 
  Average 
3.76 miles
Holub Middle School
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  Good 
  Good 
3.82 miles
Olle Middle School
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  Good 
  Good 
5.2 miles
Owens Intermediate
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  Average 
  Average 
5.25 miles
Klentzman Intermediate
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  Average 
  Average 
5.78 miles

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