Accountability rating (2018-2019)

B

Alvarado ISD: B

Total students

594

Avg. teacher experience

7.3 years

Alvarado ISD: 9.5 years

Statewide: 11.1 years

Four-year graduation rate

N/A

Alvarado ISD: 95.8%

Statewide: 90%

Alvarado Junior High is a middle school or junior high school in Alvarado, TX, in the Alvarado ISD school district. As of the 2019-2020 school year, it had 594 students. 57.7% of students were considered at risk of dropping out of school. 17.2% of students were enrolled in bilingual and English language learning programs. The school received an accountability rating of B for the previous school year.

As of the 2019-2020 school year, an average teacher's salary was $57,542, which is $451 more than the state average. On average, teachers had 7.3 years of experience.

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Contact information

Website

alvaradoisd.net

Address

P O Box 387
Alvarado, TX 76009-0387

Office phone number

(817) 783-6840

Principal

Higher Ed Outcomes

Students in Alvarado Junior High are part of the Texas Education Agency’s Region 11. Students who started eighth grade in 2008 in this region had a college graduation rate of 24.1 percent. View a more comprehensive breakdown of the higher education outcomes in Region 11.

Demographics

Race and ethnicity

Total students

594

African American

15 (2.5%)

Alvarado ISD: 2.7%

Statewide: 12.6%

American Indian

6 (1%)

Alvarado ISD: 0.7%

Statewide: 0.4%

Asian

1 (0.2%)

Alvarado ISD: 0.3%

Statewide: 4.6%

Hispanic

252 (42.4%)

Alvarado ISD: 42.7%

Statewide: 52.8%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Alvarado ISD: 0.1%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

303 (51%)

Alvarado ISD: 51%

Statewide: 27%

Two or more races

17 (2.9%)

Alvarado ISD: 2.6%

Statewide: 2.5%

African American

2.5%

American Indian

1.0%

Asian

0.2%

Hispanic

42.4%

Pacific Islander

N/A

White

51.0%

Two or more races

2.9%

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

57.7 %

Alvarado ISD: 47.4%

Statewide: 50.6%

Economically disadvantaged

64 %

Alvarado ISD: 63.9%

Statewide: 60.3%

Limited English proficiency

17.2 %

Alvarado ISD: 19.8%

Statewide: 20.3%

At-risk students

57.7%

Econ. disadvantaged

64.0%

Limited Eng. proficiency

17.2%

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

17.2 %

Alvarado ISD: 19.7%

Statewide: 20.6%

Career and Technical

30.6 %

Alvarado ISD: 28.9%

Statewide: 27.6%

Gifted and Talented

10.3 %

Alvarado ISD: 7.3%

Statewide: 8.1%

Special Education

7.2 %

Alvarado ISD: 7.9%

Statewide: 10.5%

Bilingual/ESL

17.2%

Career and technical

30.6%

Gifted and talented

10.3%

Special education

7.2%

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

Alvarado ISD: B

Student achievement

C

Alvarado ISD: B

School progress

B

Alvarado ISD: B

Closing the gaps

B

Alvarado ISD: C

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.

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

35.6

African American

2 (5.6%)

Alvarado ISD: 2.6%

Statewide: 10.8%

American Indian

0 (0%)

Alvarado ISD: 0.4%

Statewide: 0.3%

Asian

0 (0%)

Alvarado ISD: 0%

Statewide: 1.8%

Hispanic

4 (11.2%)

Alvarado ISD: 13.6%

Statewide: 28.1%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Alvarado ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

29.6 (83.1%)

Alvarado ISD: 82.5%

Statewide: 57.7%

Two or more races

0 (0%)

Alvarado ISD: 0.9%

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%)

Alvarado ISD: 0.4%

Statewide: 1.3%

Bachelor's

28.3 (79.5%)

Alvarado ISD: 78.2%

Statewide: 73.4%

Master's

7.3 (20.5%)

Alvarado ISD: 20.9%

Statewide: 24.5%

Doctorate

0 (0%)

Alvarado ISD: 0.4%

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

16.7

Alvarado ISD: 16

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

7.3 years

Alvarado ISD: 9.5 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

$57,542

Alvarado ISD: $59,764

Statewide: $57,091

Beginner

$58,019

Alvarado ISD: $56,015

Statewide: $49,868

1 to 5 years

$55,621

Alvarado ISD: $55,466

Statewide: $52,823

6 to 10 years

$54,720

Alvarado ISD: $54,674

Statewide: $55,756

11 to 20 years

$63,308

Alvarado ISD: $62,079

Statewide: $59,308

20+ years

$71,554

Alvarado ISD: $74,921

Statewide: $65,449

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