Accountability rating (2018-2019)

B

Blue Ridge ISD: A

Total students

448

Avg. teacher experience

11.9 years

Blue Ridge ISD: 12.3 years

Statewide: 11.1 years

Four-year graduation rate

N/A

Blue Ridge ISD: 98.2%

Statewide: 90%

Blue Ridge Elementary School is an elementary school in Blue Ridge, TX, in the Blue Ridge ISD school district. As of the 2019-2020 school year, it had 448 students. The school received an accountability rating of B for the previous school year. 37.7% of students were considered at risk of dropping out of school. 11.8% of students were enrolled in bilingual and English language learning programs.

As of the 2019-2020 school year, an average teacher's salary was $51,611, which is $5,480 less than the state average.

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Contact information

Website

brisd.net

Address

425 N Church St
Blue Ridge, TX 75424-9730

Office phone number

(972) 752-5554

Principal

Higher Ed Outcomes

Students in Blue Ridge Elementary School are part of the Texas Education Agency’s Region 10. Students who started eighth grade in 2008 in this region had a college graduation rate of 22.1 percent. View a more comprehensive breakdown of the higher education outcomes in Region 10.

Demographics

Race and ethnicity

Total students

448

African American

1 (0.2%)

Blue Ridge ISD: 0.3%

Statewide: 12.6%

American Indian

1 (0.2%)

Blue Ridge ISD: 0.4%

Statewide: 0.4%

Asian

0 (0%)

Blue Ridge ISD: 0.1%

Statewide: 4.6%

Hispanic

139 (31%)

Blue Ridge ISD: 29.5%

Statewide: 52.8%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Blue Ridge ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

285 (63.6%)

Blue Ridge ISD: 65%

Statewide: 27%

Two or more races

22 (4.9%)

Blue Ridge ISD: 4.7%

Statewide: 2.5%

African American

0.2%

American Indian

0.2%

Asian

N/A

Hispanic

31.0%

Pacific Islander

N/A

White

63.6%

Two or more races

4.9%

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

37.7 %

Blue Ridge ISD: 32.5%

Statewide: 50.6%

Economically disadvantaged

56 %

Blue Ridge ISD: 52.3%

Statewide: 60.3%

Limited English proficiency

11.8 %

Blue Ridge ISD: 9.5%

Statewide: 20.3%

At-risk students

37.7%

Econ. disadvantaged

56.0%

Limited Eng. proficiency

11.8%

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

11.8 %

Blue Ridge ISD: 9.5%

Statewide: 20.6%

Career and Technical

0 %

Blue Ridge ISD: 28.5%

Statewide: 27.6%

Gifted and Talented

3.8 %

Blue Ridge ISD: 6.3%

Statewide: 8.1%

Special Education

7.8 %

Blue Ridge ISD: 12.1%

Statewide: 10.5%

Bilingual/ESL

11.8%

Career and technical

N/A

Gifted and talented

3.8%

Special education

7.8%

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

Blue Ridge ISD: A

Student achievement

B

Blue Ridge ISD: B

School progress

B

Blue Ridge ISD: A

Closing the gaps

C

Blue Ridge ISD: A

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

25.9

African American

0 (0%)

Blue Ridge ISD: 1.6%

Statewide: 10.8%

American Indian

0 (0%)

Blue Ridge ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.3%

Asian

0 (0%)

Blue Ridge ISD: 0%

Statewide: 1.8%

Hispanic

0 (0%)

Blue Ridge ISD: 0%

Statewide: 28.1%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Blue Ridge ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

25.9 (100%)

Blue Ridge ISD: 98.4%

Statewide: 57.7%

Two or more races

0 (0%)

Blue Ridge 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%)

Blue Ridge ISD: 0%

Statewide: 1.3%

Bachelor's

20 (77.2%)

Blue Ridge ISD: 77.8%

Statewide: 73.4%

Master's

5.9 (22.8%)

Blue Ridge ISD: 20.7%

Statewide: 24.5%

Doctorate

0 (0%)

Blue Ridge ISD: 1.6%

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

17.3

Blue Ridge ISD: 14.3

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

11.9 years

Blue Ridge ISD: 12.3 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

$51,611

Blue Ridge ISD: $54,993

Statewide: $57,091

Beginner

$38,409

Blue Ridge ISD: $40,806

Statewide: $49,868

1 to 5 years

$42,855

Blue Ridge ISD: $51,492

Statewide: $52,823

6 to 10 years

$49,438

Blue Ridge ISD: $50,783

Statewide: $55,756

11 to 20 years

$53,932

Blue Ridge ISD: $58,413

Statewide: $59,308

20+ years

$60,675

Blue Ridge ISD: $61,550

Statewide: $65,449

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