Grisham Middle School

Grisham Middle School
10805 School House Lane
Austin, TX 78750

Phone: 512-428-2650
Fax: 512-428-2790
Principal, Paige Hadziselimovic

Hours: 8:20 a.m. – 3:35 p.m.
Colors: Royal Blue & White
Mascot: Grizzly Bears
Grades: 6-8

Feeder Pattern

Each student’s feeder pattern is determined by his or her home address. To find out which schools your student will attend, use our Interactive School Boundaries Map.

IB Middle Years Programme

2015-16 STAAR Passing Rates

  • 6th Grade Reading – 87% 87%
  • 6th Grade Math – 84% 84%
  • 7th Grade Reading – 84% 84%
  • 7th Grade Math – 72% 72%
  • 7th Grade Writing – 84% 84%
  • 8th Grade Reading – 93% 93%
  • 8th Grade Math – 95% 95%
  • 8th Grade Science – 90% 90%
  • 8th Grade Social Studies – 83% 83%
Performance Indicators
  • School Report Card
  • Campus Improvement Plan
  • Climate Surveys
  • TX Academic Performance Report
  • Adequate Yearly Progress
  • Accountability Summary
  • Distinction Designation Summary
  • HB 5 Performance Ratings
    Performance Indicators website

2015-16 Student Demographics

  • African American – 6% 6%
  • Hispanic – 30.4% 30.4%
  • White – 41.5% 41.5%
  • Native American – 0.4% 0.4%
  • Asian – 20.1% 20.1%
  • Pacific Islander – 0% 0%
  • Two or more races – 5.6% 5.6%

Student Enrollment by program

  • Bilingual/ESL – 8.7% 8.7%
  • Economically Disadvantaged – 26.7% 26.7%
  • English Language Learners – 9.3% 9.3%
  • Gifted and Talented – 14.9% 14.9%
  • Special Education – 7.4% 7.4%
  • Career and Technical – 9.4% 9.4%

Enrollment

2016 Accountability Rating

Met Standard

Distinction Designations

Reading/ELA, Science, Social Studies, Top 25% Student Progress, Postsecondary Readiness

Mission

Grisham students and staff will challenge each other to think critically and collaborate through meaningful learning opportunities.

Vision

Empowering all in our community to develop their passions, foster independence and make unique contributions to our world.

History

Grisham Middle School is named after Noel Grisham, Superintendent from 1957-1979. The school opened its doors to students in August 1976.