Lorenzo De Zavala Middle School

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707 W Pioneer Dr

Irving, TX 75061

(972) 600-6000

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Grades: 6 - 8

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 950

Students Per Teacher: 15

Parent Reviews

9 Parent Reviews for Lorenzo De Zavala Middle School

We've been really thrilled with de Zavala. The principal, Ms. Horgan, is excellent -- responsive and energetic. The GT program has been excellent and flexible for our son. The music program is simply outstanding. The choirs and orchestras are superlative. The awards that they won this year affirm ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 06/20/13

I reviewed this school once and appears my review has been deleted..... This school is horrible the administration is unhelpful and seems to try and talk down to the parents. The teachers are great it is unfortunate for them to teach in a district with little involvement from the parents. If you can ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 04/12/12

I feel de Zavala is a great school, I am in 6th Grade G.T. I feel it could be better if the prinncipal was more involed like my old principal (Mrs.Bowling)she promised to jump out of a plane if we got exemplary and we did. I feel our principal needs to be involed more.

Posted by a other on 05/30/11

TAKS scores have gone way up in math over the past two years. The discipline that the students are learning is wonderful. No more sagging pants and I feel very safe in the school. I could not say the same before the 2007-08 school year. The atmosphere is positive and the students still have lots of opportunity ...  Read more

Posted by a teacher on 08/30/09

i used to go to Zavala. i am now a junior in high school, but my little brother is currently in de zavala. well, the school used to be a good school, but now they have a new principal (no more Mr. Bosas) and the school took a nose dive. they removed the laptop program and cut down on school spending. ...  Read more

Posted by a student on 08/29/09

It's just an all around great school!!

Posted by a other on 05/23/08

I have a daughter who went to Zavala and one daughter who is currently enrolled at Zavala. Both of my daughters have attended there on transfers. I have been real happy with this school and its principal (Mr. Bosas). It's nice to see him in front of the school every morning. He really cares about ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 01/18/07

Great School! Excellent Teachers! Band director is awesome! Laptop program is very beneficial to learning and homework. Principle is wonderful influence on kids and is seen on campus everywhere. Clean campus and caring staff. Seems to have predonimant hispanic population but it diversified. Safety ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 05/08/06

This is the newest middle school in the district. My son goes to this school and I was impressed by everything that they had to offer. The student council is especially active.

Posted by a parent on 04/05/05

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Test scores for Lorenzo De Zavala Middle School

TAKS* Test Scores

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Test Year: 2011
Lorenzo De Zavala Middle School
Irving Isd
* In 2010-2011, the Texas Assessment of Knowledge and Skills (TAKS) was used to test students in reading in grades 3 through 9; in writing in grades 4 and 7; in English language arts in grades 10 and 11; in mathematics in grades 3 through 11; in science in grades 5, 8, 10 and 11; and in social studies in grades 8, 10 and 11. TAKS is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Texas. The grade 11 Exit Level TAKS is a high school graduation requirement. The goal is for all students to score at or above the state standard.

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Irving schools — Lorenzo De Zavala Middle School is located at 707 W Pioneer Dr, Irving TX 75061. 707 W Pioneer Dr is in the 75061 ZIP code in Irving, TX The school district for Lorenzo De Zavala Middle School is the Irving Isd. Lorenzo De Zavala Middle School is a Public school that serves grade levels 6 - 8.
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