Accountability rating (2018-2019)

B

Academy ISD: B

Total students

455

Avg. teacher experience

12.2 years

Academy ISD: 9.9 years

Statewide: 11.1 years

Four-year graduation rate

98 %

Academy ISD: 98%

Statewide: 90%

Academy High School is a high school in Little River, TX, in the Academy ISD school district. As of the 2019-2020 school year, it had 455 students. 29.5% of students were considered at risk of dropping out of school. 2.6% of students were enrolled in bilingual and English language learning programs. The school received an accountability rating of B for the previous school year.

In the Class of 2019, 98% of students received their high school diplomas on time or earlier. The dropout rate for students in grades 9-12 was 1.1% during the 2018-2019 school year.

The average SAT score at Academy High School was 1112 for 2018-2019 graduates. The average ACT score was 22.5.

As of the 2019-2020 school year, an average teacher's salary was $51,858, which is $5,233 less than the state average. On average, teachers had 12.2 years of experience.

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Contact information

Website

www.academyisd.net

Address

602 E Main St
Little River, TX 76554-0548

Office phone number

(254) 982-4201

Higher Ed Outcomes

Students in Academy High School are part of the Texas Education Agency’s Region 12. Students who started eighth grade in 2008 in this region had a college graduation rate of 22.2 percent. View a more comprehensive breakdown of the higher education outcomes in Region 12.

Demographics

Race and ethnicity

Total students

455

African American

21 (4.6%)

Academy ISD: 5.6%

Statewide: 12.6%

American Indian

5 (1.1%)

Academy ISD: 0.5%

Statewide: 0.4%

Asian

3 (0.7%)

Academy ISD: 1%

Statewide: 4.6%

Hispanic

99 (21.8%)

Academy ISD: 22.3%

Statewide: 52.8%

Pacific Islander

2 (0.4%)

Academy ISD: 0.3%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

314 (69%)

Academy ISD: 66.9%

Statewide: 27%

Two or more races

11 (2.4%)

Academy ISD: 3.3%

Statewide: 2.5%

African American

4.6%

American Indian

1.1%

Asian

0.7%

Hispanic

21.8%

Pacific Islander

0.4%

White

69.0%

Two or more races

2.4%

Risk factors

A student is identified as being at risk of dropping out of school based on state-defined criteria. A student is defined as "economically disadvantaged" if he or she is eligible for free or reduced-price lunch or other public assistance.

At-risk students

29.5 %

Academy ISD: 26.6%

Statewide: 50.6%

Economically disadvantaged

34.1 %

Academy ISD: 41.2%

Statewide: 60.3%

Limited English proficiency

3.1 %

Academy ISD: 5.2%

Statewide: 20.3%

At-risk students

29.5%

Econ. disadvantaged

34.1%

Limited Eng. proficiency

3.1%

Enrollment by program

A look at the percentage of students enrolled in certain programs offered at schools for the 2019-2020 school year. A student can be enrolled in more than one program.

Bilingual/ESL

2.6 %

Academy ISD: 4.7%

Statewide: 20.6%

Career and Technical

90.3 %

Academy ISD: 23.9%

Statewide: 27.6%

Gifted and Talented

5.1 %

Academy ISD: 7.2%

Statewide: 8.1%

Special Education

11.2 %

Academy ISD: 9.6%

Statewide: 10.5%

Bilingual/ESL

2.6%

Career and technical

90.3%

Gifted and talented

5.1%

Special education

11.2%

Academics

Accountability ratings

Texas assigns ratings to districts and campuses that designate their performance in relation to the state's accountability system.

Because of the coronavirus pandemic, the state waived accountability ratings for the 2019-2020 school year. All Texas public school districts and campuses received the label “Not Rated: Declared State of Disaster.” Our schools explorer shows the accountability ratings from the 2018-2019 school year.

Overall

B

Academy ISD: B

Student achievement

B

Academy ISD: B

School progress

C

Academy ISD: B

Closing the gaps

C

Academy ISD: B

The overall grades are based on three categories: student achievement (how well students perform academically), school progress (how well students perform over time and compared to students in similar schools) and closing the gaps (how well schools are boosting performance for subgroups such as students with special needs).

For a detailed explanation of this year’s accountability system, see the 2020 Accountability Manual.

Four-year graduation rates

The percentage of students who started ninth grade in 2015-2016 and received a high school diploma on time — by Aug. 31, 2020. Learn more about how four-year graduation rates are defined.

All students

98 %

Academy ISD: 98%

Statewide: 90%

African American

Masked

Academy ISD: Masked

Statewide: 86.2%

American Indian

Masked

Academy ISD: Masked

Statewide: 87.3%

Asian

Masked

Academy ISD: Masked

Statewide: 96.4%

Hispanic

100 %

Academy ISD: 100%

Statewide: 88.2%

Pacific Islander

N/A

Academy ISD: N/A

Statewide: 88%

White

97.2 %

Academy ISD: 97.2%

Statewide: 93.7%

Two or more races

Masked

Academy ISD: Masked

Statewide: 91.4%

African American

Masked

American Indian

Masked

Asian

Masked

Hispanic

100.0%

Pacific Islander

N/A

White

97.2%

Two or more races

Masked

Dropout rates

The dropout rate for students in grades 9-12 during the 2018-2019 school year. It is calculated by dividing the number of dropouts by the number of students who were in attendance at any time during the school year.

All students

1.1 %

Academy ISD: 1.1%

Statewide: 1.9%

American Indian

Masked

Academy ISD: Masked

Statewide: 2.5%

African American

0 %

Academy ISD: 0%

Statewide: 3%

Asian

Masked

Academy ISD: Masked

Statewide: 0.6%

Hispanic

1.9 %

Academy ISD: 1.9%

Statewide: 2.3%

Pacific Islander

Masked

Academy ISD: Masked

Statewide: 2.1%

White

0.6 %

Academy ISD: 0.6%

Statewide: 1%

Two or more races

6.7 %

Academy ISD: 6.7%

Statewide: 1.7%

College readiness

AP/IB participation

The percentage of students in grades 11 and 12 taking at least one Advanced Placement (AP) or International Baccalaureate (IB) exam in any subject during the 2018-2019 school year.

All students

8.4 %

Academy ISD: 8.4%

Statewide: 25.2%

African American

0 %

Academy ISD: 0%

Statewide: 16.2%

American Indian

Masked

Academy ISD: Masked

Statewide: 19.4%

Asian

Masked

Academy ISD: Masked

Statewide: 60.5%

Hispanic

12.2 %

Academy ISD: 12.2%

Statewide: 23%

Pacific Islander

Masked

Academy ISD: Masked

Statewide: 21.2%

White

7.1 %

Academy ISD: 7.1%

Statewide: 27%

Two or more races

12.5 %

Academy ISD: 12.5%

Statewide: 28.4%

AP/IB performance

The percentage of test-taking students in grades 11 and 12 who passed at least one AP or IB exam in the 2018-2019 school year. A passing score on the AP exam is a 3, 4 or 5. On an IB exam, it is a 4, 5, 6 or 7.

All students

78.9 %

Academy ISD: 78.9%

Statewide: 51%

African American

N/A

Academy ISD: N/A

Statewide: 29.2%

American Indian

N/A

Academy ISD: N/A

Statewide: 53.5%

Asian

Masked

Academy ISD: Masked

Statewide: 75.1%

Hispanic

83.3 %

Academy ISD: 83.3%

Statewide: 39.2%

Pacific Islander

N/A

Academy ISD: N/A

Statewide: 48.6%

White

72.7 %

Academy ISD: 72.7%

Statewide: 64.5%

Two or more races

Masked

Academy ISD: Masked

Statewide: 64.3%

SAT

The average SAT score for students graduating in 2018-2019, with critical reading, writing and mathematics results combined. The maximum score is 2400. For the small percentage of students who took the redesigned SAT with a maximum score of 1600, their scores were converted to the equivalent scores on the previous SAT using College Board concordance tables.

Avg. SAT score

1112

Academy ISD: 1112

Statewide: 1027

ACT

The average ACT composite score for students graduating in 2018-2019. The maximum score is 36.

Avg. ACT score

22.5

Academy ISD: 22.5

Statewide: 20.6

College-ready graduates

A graduate is considered college ready in Reading or Math if he or she has met or exceeded the college-ready criteria on the Texas Success Initiative Assessment (TSIA) test, the SAT or the ACT test. These figures are for students graduating in 2018-2019.

Reading

63.1 %

Academy ISD: 63.1%

Statewide: 60.7%

Math

46.6 %

Academy ISD: 46.6%

Statewide: 48.6%

Reading + Math

43.7 %

Academy ISD: 43.7%

Statewide: 44.2%

Reading

63.1%

Math

46.6%

Reading + Math

43.7%

Staff

Teacher ethnicities

These figures are expressed as a percentage of the total teacher full-time equivalent (FTE) as of the 2019-2020 school year.

Total teacher FTEs

34.4

African American

0 (0%)

Academy ISD: 0%

Statewide: 10.8%

American Indian

0 (0%)

Academy ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.3%

Asian

0 (0%)

Academy ISD: 0%

Statewide: 1.8%

Hispanic

1.8 (5.1%)

Academy ISD: 2.5%

Statewide: 28.1%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Academy ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

32.6 (94.9%)

Academy ISD: 97.5%

Statewide: 57.7%

Two or more races

0 (0%)

Academy ISD: 0%

Statewide: 1.1%

Highest degree held by teachers

These figures are expressed as a percentage of the total teacher full-time equivalent.

No degree

0 (0%)

Academy ISD: 0%

Statewide: 1.3%

Bachelor's

31.4 (91.3%)

Academy ISD: 93.3%

Statewide: 73.4%

Master's

3 (8.7%)

Academy ISD: 6.7%

Statewide: 24.5%

Doctorate

0 (0%)

Academy ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.7%

Students per teacher

The total number of students divided by the total full-time equivalent count of teachers for 2019-2020.

Students per teacher

13.2

Academy ISD: 14.5

Statewide: 15.1

Teacher experience

This figure for the 2019-2020 school year refers to tenure — the number of years a teacher has been employed in any district, whether or not there was an interruption in service.

Avg. teacher experience

12.2 years

Academy ISD: 9.9 years

Statewide: 11.1 years

Teacher salaries

The average salaries listed here are for regular duties only and do not include supplemental pay. For teachers who also have nonteaching roles, only the portion of time and pay dedicated to classroom responsibilities is factored into the calculation.

Base average

$51,858

Academy ISD: $48,921

Statewide: $57,091

Beginner

N/A

Academy ISD: $22,938

Statewide: $49,868

1 to 5 years

$46,241

Academy ISD: $44,657

Statewide: $52,823

6 to 10 years

$50,738

Academy ISD: $46,690

Statewide: $55,756

11 to 20 years

$54,711

Academy ISD: $53,697

Statewide: $59,308

20+ years

$60,388

Academy ISD: $58,799

Statewide: $65,449

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