Compare T H McDonald J H with Beckendorff J H

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 T H McDonald J H, which is a part of KATY ISD, with Beckendorff J H, which is a part of KATY ISD, we noted a slight difference in ratings.

T H McDonald J H’s regular student population is 976 with a 14.9 students/teacher ratio. The student population at Beckendorff J H is 1,695 students and a 17.7 students/teacher ratio.

Performance Indicators

T H McDonald J H 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 79 in student achievement, 87 in school progress and 77 in closing performance gaps. It scored 84 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, Beckendorff J H performed excellent to earn a State accountability rating of A. The school posted 96 in student achievement, 93 in school progress, 100 in closing performance gaps and 97 overall in post-secondary readiness.

T H McDonald J H
3635 LAKES OF BRIDGEWATER DR, KATY, TX, 77449
Beckendorff J H
8200 FRY RD, KATY, TX, 77494
T H McDonald J H
3635 LAKES OF BRIDGEWATER DR, KATY, TX, 77449
B
Good
rating starrating starrating starrating starrating star 4/5
79
Student Achievement
87
Student Progress
77
Closing Performance Gaps
84
Overall
Beckendorff J H
8200 FRY RD, KATY, TX, 77494
A
Excellent
rating starrating starrating starrating starrating star 5/5
96
Student Achievement
93
Student Progress
100
Closing Performance Gaps
97
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. T H McDonald J H’s only distinction designation is in Post-Secondary. Beckendorff J H's seven out of seven distinctions are in Reading/English Language Arts (ELA), Mathematics, Science, Social Studies, post-secondary, with 25% student progress and 25% closing performance gaps.

T H McDonald J H
3635 LAKES OF BRIDGEWATER DR, KATY, TX, 77449
Beckendorff J H
8200 FRY RD, KATY, TX, 77494
1/7
7/7
T H McDonald J H
3635 LAKES OF BRIDGEWATER DR, KATY, TX, 77449
Read/ELA
Mathematics
Science
Social Studies
Post-Secondary
Comparative Academic Growth
Comparative Closing the Gaps
Beckendorff J H
8200 FRY RD, KATY, TX, 77494
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 T H McDonald J H. They make up for 53.79% of student population, followed by African Americans (26.23%), Whites or Caucasians (12.70%), Asians (4.30%), Two or More Races (2.46%) and Native Americans (0.41%).

The student population at Beckendorff J H is also predominantly by Whites or Caucasians at 34.69%, followed by Asians (34.99%), Hispanics (19.65%), African Americans (7.08%), Two or More Races (3.42%) and Native Americans (0.06%).

Based on household incomes, T H McDonald J H’s economically disadvantaged students is significantly higher at 63.52% compared to 12.86% at Beckendorff J H.

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 H McDonald J H has a significantly higher number of English Language Learners comprising 19.57% of its student population compared to 7.32% at Beckendorff J H.

In addition, T H McDonald J H has 18.95% bilingual students, 4.30% are in the gifted and talented program, while 13.52% are in the special education program. This stacks up against Beckendorff J H with 7.02% bilingual students, 24.96% gifted and talented students and 9.14% students in the special education program.

T H McDonald J H
3635 LAKES OF BRIDGEWATER DR, KATY, TX, 77449
Beckendorff J H
8200 FRY RD, KATY, TX, 77494

Racial/Ethnic Groups

T H McDonald J H
3635 LAKES OF BRIDGEWATER DR, KATY, TX, 77449
Total Students 976
African American 26.23% (256 students)
Hispanic 53.79% (525 students)
White 12.70% (124 students)
Asian 4.30% (42 students)
Native American 0.41% (4 students)
Two or More Races 2.46% (24 students)
Total Students 100.00% (976 students)
Eco Disadvantaged 63.52% (620 students)
Limited English Proficiency 19.57% (191 students)
Beckendorff J H
8200 FRY RD, KATY, TX, 77494
Total Students 1,695
African American 7.08% (120 students)
Hispanic 19.65% (333 students)
White 34.69% (588 students)
Asian 34.99% (593 students)
Native American 0.06% (1 student)
Two or More Races 3.42% (58 students)
Total Students 100.00% (1695 students)
Eco Disadvantaged 12.86% (218 students)
Limited English Proficiency 7.32% (124 students)

Program

T H McDonald J H
3635 LAKES OF BRIDGEWATER DR, KATY, TX, 77449
Bilingual 18.95% (185 students)
Gifted & Talented 4.30% (42 students)
Special Education 13.52% (132 students)
Teacher Student Ratio 1.53% (15 students)
Beckendorff J H
8200 FRY RD, KATY, TX, 77494
Bilingual 7.02% (119 students)
Gifted & Talented 24.96% (423 students)
Special Education 9.14% (155 students)
Teacher Student Ratio 1.04% (18 students)
Staff Profile

T H McDonald J H's 65 teachers have been working at the campus for an average of 5.1 years with individual teaching experience averaging 9.4 years. Teachers at Beckendorff J H, numbering 95 teachers, have been serving the school for an average of 8.4 years with individual teaching experience averaging 12.3 years.

Of its teaching staff, T H McDonald J H no teacher serving the school for over 30 years, has five teachers serving the school for 20-30 years, 15 teachers have worked for 11-20 years, 22 teachers have worked for 6-10 years, while 18 teachers have been serving the school for over 1-5 years, including six beginning teachers. Beckendorff J H has five teachers serving the school for over 30 years, has 13 teachers serving the school for 20-30 years, 29 teachers have worked for 11-20 years, 22 teachers have worked for 6-10 years, while 22 teachers have been serving the school for over 1-5 years, including five beginning teachers.

In both schools, female teachers outnumber the male teachers. At T H McDonald J H there are 47 female teachers and 18 male teachers. Of its teaching staff, six special education teachers are being assisted by 11 teachers aides or paraprofessionals. In addition to its teaching staff, the school has five staff members in the school administration department and 13 more working as school support staff.

At Beckendorff J H there are 73 female teachers and 22 male teachers. Of its teaching staff, seven special education teachers are being assisted by nine teachers aides or paraprofessionals. In addition to its teaching staff, the school has five staff members in the school administration department and 13 more working as school support staff.

T H McDonald J H
3635 LAKES OF BRIDGEWATER DR, KATY, TX, 77449
Beckendorff J H
8200 FRY RD, KATY, TX, 77494

Experience

T H McDonald J H
3635 LAKES OF BRIDGEWATER DR, KATY, TX, 77449
Over 30 years 0.00% (0 teacher)
20 - 30 years 6.86% (5 teachers)
10 - 20 years 23.17% (15 teachers)
6 - 10 years 32.77% (22 teachers)
1- 5 years 27.44% (18 teachers)
Beginning Teacher 9.76% (6 teachers)
Teacher Experience Average 9.4 yrs
Teacher Tenure Average 5.1 yrs
Beckendorff J H
8200 FRY RD, KATY, TX, 77494
Over 30 years 5.32% (5 teachers)
20 - 30 years 13.57% (13 teachers)
10 - 20 years 29.75% (29 teachers)
6 - 10 years 23.07% (22 teachers)
1- 5 years 22.96% (22 teachers)
Beginning Teacher 5.32% (5 teachers)
Teacher Experience Average 12.3 yrs
Teacher Tenure Average 8.4 yrs

Teacher Type

T H McDonald J H
3635 LAKES OF BRIDGEWATER DR, KATY, TX, 77449
Female Teachers 71.80% (47 teachers)
Male Teachers 28.20% (19 teachers)
School Admin 5
School Support 13
Edu Aids 11
Special Education 5
Beckendorff J H
8200 FRY RD, KATY, TX, 77494
Female Teachers 77.04% (74 teachers)
Male Teachers 22.96% (22 teachers)
School Admin 5
School Support 13
Edu Aids 9
Special Education 6
Homes for Sale & Rent near
T H McDonald J H and Beckendorff J H

If you are looking to invest in real estate, buy a home or find rental property, neighborhoods and homes near T H McDonald J H and T H McDonald J H are definitely worth checking out. These prime properties have the advantage and convenience of easy access to the best medical facilities, office spaces, schools, churches, malls, restaurants, gyms, parks and other recreational establishments.

If any of these properties pique your interest, reach out to our realtors to arrange for an in-person or real-time video tour of a property. One of these could very well turn out to be your new home. Our realtors will help you navigate every step of the home buying process, and insure you find a home that fits your lifestyle and price range.

Listings near T H McDonald J H -> Listings near Beckendorff J H ->

School boundaries homes for sale and rent

Compare T H McDonald J H with Nearby Schools
Morton Ranch J H
Start FullStart FullStart FullStart FullStar Empty
B
Good
MedalMedalMedal
Compare T H McDonald J H with Morton Ranch J H
Cardiff J H
Start FullStart FullStart FullStart FullStar Empty
B
Good
MedalMedal
Compare T H McDonald J H with Cardiff J H
Stockdick J H
Start FullStart FullStart FullStart FullStar Empty
B
Good
MedalMedalMedalMedal
Compare T H McDonald J H with Stockdick J H
Mayde Creek J H
Start FullStart FullStart FullStart FullStar Empty
B
Good
MedalMedalMedalMedalMedal
Compare T H McDonald J H with Mayde Creek J H
West Memorial J H
Start FullStart FullStart FullStart FullStar Empty
B
Good
MedalMedalMedalMedalMedalMedalMedal
Compare T H McDonald J H with West Memorial J H
Katy J H
Start FullStart FullStart FullStart FullStar Empty
B
Good
MedalMedalMedal
Compare T H McDonald J H with Katy J H
Memorial Parkway J H
Start FullStart FullStart FullStart FullStar Empty
B
Good
MedalMedalMedalMedalMedalMedal
Compare T H McDonald J H with Memorial Parkway J H
Garland Mcmeans J H
Start FullStart FullStart FullStart FullStart Full
A
Excellent
MedalMedalMedalMedalMedalMedalMedal
Compare T H McDonald J H with Garland Mcmeans J H
Cinco Ranch J H
Start FullStart FullStart FullStart FullStart Full
A
Excellent
MedalMedalMedalMedalMedalMedal
Compare T H McDonald J H with Cinco Ranch J H
New Jh #18
Rating Not Available
Compare T H McDonald J H with New Jh #18
Haskett J H
Start FullStart FullStart FullStart FullStar Empty
B
Good
MedalMedalMedalMedal
Compare T H McDonald J H with Haskett J H
Woodcreek J H
Start FullStart FullStart FullStart FullStart Full
A
Excellent
MedalMedal
Compare T H McDonald J H with Woodcreek J H
Rodger & Ellen Beck J H
Start FullStart FullStart FullStart FullStart Full
A
Excellent
MedalMedalMedalMedalMedalMedalMedal
Compare T H McDonald J H with Rodger & Ellen Beck J H
Tays J H
Start FullStart FullStart FullStart FullStart Full
A
Excellent
MedalMedalMedal
Compare T H McDonald J H with Tays J H
Beckendorff J H
Start FullStart FullStart FullStart FullStart Full
A
Excellent
MedalMedalMedalMedalMedalMedalMedal
Compare T H McDonald J H with Beckendorff J H
Seven Lakes J H
Start FullStart FullStart FullStart FullStart Full
A
Excellent
MedalMedalMedalMedalMedalMedal
Compare T H McDonald J H with Seven Lakes J H
Adams J H
Start FullStart FullStart FullStart FullStart Full
A
Excellent
MedalMedalMedalMedal
Compare T H McDonald J H with Adams J H
Compare Beckendorff J H with Nearby Schools
Seven Lakes J H
Start FullStart FullStart FullStart FullStart Full
A
Excellent
MedalMedalMedalMedalMedalMedal
Compare Beckendorff J H with Seven Lakes J H
Cinco Ranch J H
Start FullStart FullStart FullStart FullStart Full
A
Excellent
MedalMedalMedalMedalMedalMedal
Compare Beckendorff J H with Cinco Ranch J H
Rodger & Ellen Beck J H
Start FullStart FullStart FullStart FullStart Full
A
Excellent
MedalMedalMedalMedalMedalMedalMedal
Compare Beckendorff J H with Rodger & Ellen Beck J H
Tays J H
Start FullStart FullStart FullStart FullStart Full
A
Excellent
MedalMedalMedal
Compare Beckendorff J H with Tays J H
Garland Mcmeans J H
Start FullStart FullStart FullStart FullStart Full
A
Excellent
MedalMedalMedalMedalMedalMedalMedal
Compare Beckendorff J H with Garland Mcmeans J H
Adams J H
Start FullStart FullStart FullStart FullStart Full
A
Excellent
MedalMedalMedalMedal
Compare Beckendorff J H with Adams J H
Woodcreek J H
Start FullStart FullStart FullStart FullStart Full
A
Excellent
MedalMedal
Compare Beckendorff J H with Woodcreek J H
Memorial Parkway J H
Start FullStart FullStart FullStart FullStar Empty
B
Good
MedalMedalMedalMedalMedalMedal
Compare Beckendorff J H with Memorial Parkway J H
West Memorial J H
Start FullStart FullStart FullStart FullStar Empty
B
Good
MedalMedalMedalMedalMedalMedalMedal
Compare Beckendorff J H with West Memorial J H
New Jh #18
Rating Not Available
Compare Beckendorff J H with New Jh #18
Haskett J H
Start FullStart FullStart FullStart FullStar Empty
B
Good
MedalMedalMedalMedal
Compare Beckendorff J H with Haskett J H
Katy J H
Start FullStart FullStart FullStart FullStar Empty
B
Good
MedalMedalMedal
Compare Beckendorff J H with Katy J H
Morton Ranch J H
Start FullStart FullStart FullStart FullStar Empty
B
Good
MedalMedalMedal
Compare Beckendorff J H with Morton Ranch J H
Mayde Creek J H
Start FullStart FullStart FullStart FullStar Empty
B
Good
MedalMedalMedalMedalMedal
Compare Beckendorff J H with Mayde Creek J H
T H Mcdonald J H
Start FullStart FullStart FullStart FullStar Empty
B
Good
Medal
Compare Beckendorff J H with T H Mcdonald J H
Stockdick J H
Start FullStart FullStart FullStart FullStar Empty
B
Good
MedalMedalMedalMedal
Compare Beckendorff J H with Stockdick J H
Cardiff J H
Start FullStart FullStart FullStart FullStar Empty
B
Good
MedalMedal
Compare Beckendorff J H with Cardiff J H