Thornton Middle School

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19802 Kieth Harrow Blvd

Katy, TX 77449

(281) 856-1500

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Grades: 6 - 8

School Type: Public, Magnet

Student Enrollment: 1,300

Students Per Teacher: 16

Parent Reviews

22 Parent Reviews for Thornton Middle School

I was a studet in this School and people here would mature once they are in high school. These kids just came out of elementary so why do people expect them to mature so fast. This school was fun for me when i was there but honestly i believe the principal there messed it up bad. So dont blame the kids ...  Read more

Posted by a other on 03/01/11

Great school rarely any bully's, great teachers, has a great learning system, and its just a great school to be in.

Posted by a other on 01/03/11

I am an 8th grader at Thornton, and this was my first and last year. For 6th and 7th grade, I went to Hodges Bend Middle School. I have to say, HBMS does not come close to Thornton. IN education and behavior. The teachers and students are nice to you, and the teachers take time to help you to make sure ...  Read more

Posted by a student on 04/08/10

this year thornton changed. barely any fights and the kids have really improved their behavior.

Posted by a other on 12/02/09

Thornton is a horrible school. The students don't have any respect whatsoever for each other. Also the way things are ran there need to be corrected.

Posted by a student on 11/19/09

I am a student at Thornton MS I also think my school has had its ups and downs but we still all got through them.Personally I love this school the teachers treat you very well and you also have fun in some of the classes. But no matter what people say about our school to us ,students, we will always ...  Read more

Posted by a student on 07/30/09

I am a student at Thornton Middle School and most of the reviews here say that we are a school that has many fights and the students are always getting in trouble, but that is not true. From the year of 2006-07 to the year of 2008-09 fights have reduced by 65% according to the school paper and the 2008-09 ...  Read more

Posted by a student on 04/20/09

over the years this school has gotten better. i mean the passing rate of the reading TAKS was 91% this year i am an 8 grader. this school may have had its downs but right now we are all on top. this scool is the best

Posted by a student on 04/06/09

I'm a 6th grader at the school.what i think is this is probally the best middle school. i really don't care what all the parents think.they are way to over protective. there are alot of clubs you could join and the teachers are so cool. thorten rock

Posted by a student on 02/22/09

My daughter is a 6 grader. To be honest i was very worried before the school yr started, simply because of the reviews on this website. My daughter seems to enjoy the school. Although we both find there is not enough extra curr. Available to the students. I am a firm believer that in order for our children ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 11/30/08

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Test scores for Thornton Middle School

TAKS* Test Scores

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Test Year: 2011
Thornton Middle School
Cypress-fairbanks 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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Katy schools — Thornton Middle School is located at 19802 Kieth Harrow Blvd, Katy TX 77449. 19802 Kieth Harrow Blvd is in the 77449 ZIP code in Katy, TX The school district for Thornton Middle School is the Cypress-fairbanks Isd. Thornton Middle School is a Public school that serves grade levels 6 - 8.
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