Compare T A Howard Middle School with Asa E Low Jr Intermediate

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.

We are making this task easier for you by comparing two above average middle schools: T A Howard Middle School and Asa E Low Jr Intermediate. We compiled relevant data for you to be able to make an informed decision. Both schools are under the jurisdiction of the MANSFIELD ISD.

T A Howard Middle School’s regular student population is 746 with a 13.7 students/teacher ratio. The student population at Asa E Low Jr Intermediate is 746 students and a 16.4 students/teacher ratio.

Performance Indicators

T A Howard Middle School earned a State accountability rating of B (80-89) 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 74 in student achievement, 81 in school progress and 76 in closing performance gaps. It scored 80 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, Asa E Low Jr Intermediate also earned a State accountability rating of B. The school posted 85 in student achievement, 80 in school progress, 84 in closing performance gaps and 85 overall in post-secondary readiness.

T A Howard Middle School
7501 CALENDAR RD, ARLINGTON, TX, 76001
Asa E Low Jr Intermediate
1526 N WALNUT CREEK DR, MANSFIELD, TX, 76063
T A Howard Middle School
7501 CALENDAR RD, ARLINGTON, TX, 76001
B
Good
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74
Student Achievement
81
Student Progress
76
Closing Performance Gaps
80
Overall
Asa E Low Jr Intermediate
1526 N WALNUT CREEK DR, MANSFIELD, TX, 76063
B
Good
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85
Student Achievement
80
Student Progress
84
Closing Performance Gaps
85
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.

Distinction Designations for T A Howard Middle School and Asa E Low Jr Intermediate are not applicable as neither one earned a recognition for outstanding achievement in seven categories.

T A Howard Middle School
7501 CALENDAR RD, ARLINGTON, TX, 76001
Asa E Low Jr Intermediate
1526 N WALNUT CREEK DR, MANSFIELD, TX, 76063
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T A Howard Middle School
7501 CALENDAR RD, ARLINGTON, TX, 76001
Read/ELA
Mathematics
Science
Social Studies
Post-Secondary
Comparative Academic Growth
Comparative Closing the Gaps
Asa E Low Jr Intermediate
1526 N WALNUT CREEK DR, MANSFIELD, TX, 76063
Read/ELA
Mathematics
Science
Social Studies
Post-Secondary
Comparative Academic Growth
Comparative Closing the Gaps
Student Demographics

Based on Racial/Ethnic Groups, African Americans comprise the biggest group at T A Howard Middle School. They make up for 41.29% of student population, followed by Hispanics (27.08%), Whites or Caucasians (18.77%), Asians (6.97%), Two or More Races (5.09%) and Native Americans (0.67%).

The student population at Asa E Low Jr Intermediate is also predominantly by Whites or Caucasians at 37.40%, followed by African Americans (28.02%), Hispanics (21.58%), Asians (6.43%), Two or More Races (5.50%) and Native Americans (0.54%).

Based on household incomes, T A Howard Middle School’s economically disadvantaged students is significantly higher at 60.59% compared to 40.62% at Asa E Low Jr Intermediate.

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, T A Howard Middle School has a significantly higher number of English Language Learners comprising 10.19% of its student population compared to 7.24% at Asa E Low Jr Intermediate.

In addition, T A Howard Middle School has 10.19% bilingual students, 7.10% are in the gifted and talented program, while 13.94% are in the special education program. This stacks up against Asa E Low Jr Intermediate with 7.10% bilingual students, 10.32% gifted and talented students and 14.21% students in the special education program.

T A Howard Middle School
7501 CALENDAR RD, ARLINGTON, TX, 76001
Asa E Low Jr Intermediate
1526 N WALNUT CREEK DR, MANSFIELD, TX, 76063

Racial/Ethnic Groups

T A Howard Middle School
7501 CALENDAR RD, ARLINGTON, TX, 76001
Total Students 746
African American 41.29% (308 students)
Hispanic 27.08% (202 students)
White 18.77% (140 students)
Asian 6.97% (52 students)
Native American 0.67% (5 students)
Two or More Races 5.09% (38 students)
Total Students 100.00% (746 students)
Eco Disadvantaged 60.59% (452 students)
Limited English Proficiency 10.19% (76 students)
Asa E Low Jr Intermediate
1526 N WALNUT CREEK DR, MANSFIELD, TX, 76063
Total Students 746
African American 28.02% (209 students)
Hispanic 21.58% (161 students)
White 37.40% (279 students)
Asian 6.43% (48 students)
Native American 0.54% (4 students)
Two or More Races 5.50% (41 students)
Total Students 100.00% (746 students)
Eco Disadvantaged 40.62% (303 students)
Limited English Proficiency 7.24% (54 students)

Program

T A Howard Middle School
7501 CALENDAR RD, ARLINGTON, TX, 76001
Bilingual 10.19% (76 students)
Gifted & Talented 7.10% (53 students)
Special Education 13.94% (104 students)
Teacher Student Ratio 1.84% (14 students)
Asa E Low Jr Intermediate
1526 N WALNUT CREEK DR, MANSFIELD, TX, 76063
Bilingual 7.10% (53 students)
Gifted & Talented 10.32% (77 students)
Special Education 14.21% (106 students)
Teacher Student Ratio 2.20% (16 students)
Staff Profile

T A Howard Middle School's 54 teachers have been working at the campus for an average of 7.6 years with individual teaching experience averaging 11.7 years. Teachers at Asa E Low Jr Intermediate, numbering 45 teachers, have been serving the school for an average of 10 years with individual teaching experience averaging 14.7 years.

Of its teaching staff, T A Howard Middle School has one teacher only serving the school for over 30 years, has eight teachers serving the school for 20-30 years, 15 teachers have worked for 11-20 years, 12 teachers have worked for 6-10 years, while 14 teachers have been serving the school for over 1-5 years, including four beginning teachers. Asa E Low Jr Intermediate no teacher serving the school for over 30 years, has nine teachers serving the school for 20-30 years, 23 teachers have worked for 11-20 years, seven teachers have worked for 6-10 years, while six teachers have been serving the school for over 1-5 years, and school has no beginning teacher.

In both schools, female teachers outnumber the male teachers. At T A Howard Middle School there are 36 female teachers and 18 male teachers. Of its teaching staff, nine special education teachers are being assisted by four teachers aides or paraprofessionals. In addition to its teaching staff, the school has two staff members in the school administration department and four more working as school support staff.

At Asa E Low Jr Intermediate there are 41 female teachers and four male teachers. Of its teaching staff, eight special education teachers are being assisted by five 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.

T A Howard Middle School
7501 CALENDAR RD, ARLINGTON, TX, 76001
Asa E Low Jr Intermediate
1526 N WALNUT CREEK DR, MANSFIELD, TX, 76063

Experience

T A Howard Middle School
7501 CALENDAR RD, ARLINGTON, TX, 76001
Over 30 years 0.92% (1 teacher)
20 - 30 years 15.23% (8 teachers)
10 - 20 years 28.26% (15 teachers)
6 - 10 years 22.02% (12 teachers)
1- 5 years 26.42% (14 teachers)
Beginning Teacher 7.16% (4 teachers)
Teacher Experience Average 11.7 yrs
Teacher Tenure Average 7.6 yrs
Asa E Low Jr Intermediate
1526 N WALNUT CREEK DR, MANSFIELD, TX, 76063
Over 30 years 0.00% (0 teacher)
20 - 30 years 20.04% (9 teachers)
10 - 20 years 51.54% (23 teachers)
6 - 10 years 14.76% (7 teachers)
1- 5 years 13.66% (6 teachers)
Beginning Teacher 0.00% (0 teacher)
Teacher Experience Average 14.7 yrs
Teacher Tenure Average 10 yrs

Teacher Type

T A Howard Middle School
7501 CALENDAR RD, ARLINGTON, TX, 76001
Female Teachers 66.24% (36 teachers)
Male Teachers 33.58% (18 teachers)
School Admin 3
School Support 4
Edu Aids 4
Special Education 9
Asa E Low Jr Intermediate
1526 N WALNUT CREEK DR, MANSFIELD, TX, 76063
Female Teachers 90.97% (41 teachers)
Male Teachers 9.03% (4 teachers)
School Admin 3
School Support 6
Edu Aids 5
Special Education 7
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