Accountability rating (2018-2019)

B

Brownsville ISD: A

Total students

906

Avg. teacher experience

18.1 years

Brownsville ISD: 15.4 years

Statewide: 11.1 years

Four-year graduation rate

N/A

Brownsville ISD: 93.7%

Statewide: 90%

Stell Middle School is a middle school or junior high school in Brownsville, TX, in the Brownsville ISD school district. As of the 2019-2020 school year, it had 906 students. The school received an accountability rating of B for the previous school year. 75.5% of students were considered at risk of dropping out of school. 33.1% of students were enrolled in bilingual and English language learning programs.

As of the 2019-2020 school year, an average teacher's salary was $61,112, which is $4,021 more than the state average.

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Contact information

Website

www.bisd.us/stell/

Address

1105 Los Ebanos Blvd
Brownsville, TX 78520-8729

Office phone number

(956) 548-8560

Principal

Higher Ed Outcomes

Students in Stell Middle School are part of the Texas Education Agency’s Region 01. 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 01.

Demographics

Race and ethnicity

Total students

906

African American

0 (0%)

Brownsville ISD: 0.1%

Statewide: 12.6%

American Indian

0 (0%)

Brownsville ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.4%

Asian

0 (0%)

Brownsville ISD: 0.2%

Statewide: 4.6%

Hispanic

898 (99.1%)

Brownsville ISD: 98.3%

Statewide: 52.8%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Brownsville ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

8 (0.9%)

Brownsville ISD: 1.3%

Statewide: 27%

Two or more races

0 (0%)

Brownsville ISD: 0%

Statewide: 2.5%

African American

N/A

American Indian

N/A

Asian

N/A

Hispanic

99.1%

Pacific Islander

N/A

White

0.9%

Two or more races

N/A

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

75.5 %

Brownsville ISD: 67.8%

Statewide: 50.6%

Economically disadvantaged

95.7 %

Brownsville ISD: 89.5%

Statewide: 60.3%

Limited English proficiency

33.8 %

Brownsville ISD: 36.1%

Statewide: 20.3%

At-risk students

75.5%

Econ. disadvantaged

95.7%

Limited Eng. proficiency

33.8%

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

33.1 %

Brownsville ISD: 35.6%

Statewide: 20.6%

Career and Technical

19.8 %

Brownsville ISD: 33%

Statewide: 27.6%

Gifted and Talented

15.3 %

Brownsville ISD: 11.6%

Statewide: 8.1%

Special Education

15.3 %

Brownsville ISD: 13.3%

Statewide: 10.5%

Bilingual/ESL

33.1%

Career and technical

19.8%

Gifted and talented

15.3%

Special education

15.3%

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

Brownsville ISD: A

Student achievement

C

Brownsville ISD: B

School progress

B

Brownsville ISD: A

Closing the gaps

D

Brownsville 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.

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

60

African American

0 (0%)

Brownsville ISD: 0.2%

Statewide: 10.8%

American Indian

0 (0%)

Brownsville ISD: 0.1%

Statewide: 0.3%

Asian

0 (0%)

Brownsville ISD: 0.1%

Statewide: 1.8%

Hispanic

53.1 (88.4%)

Brownsville ISD: 89.8%

Statewide: 28.1%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Brownsville ISD: 1.4%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

7 (11.6%)

Brownsville ISD: 8.4%

Statewide: 57.7%

Two or more races

0 (0%)

Brownsville 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%)

Brownsville ISD: 1.3%

Statewide: 1.3%

Bachelor's

49 (81.7%)

Brownsville ISD: 79.4%

Statewide: 73.4%

Master's

11 (18.3%)

Brownsville ISD: 18.9%

Statewide: 24.5%

Doctorate

0 (0%)

Brownsville 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

15.1

Brownsville ISD: 15

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

18.1 years

Brownsville ISD: 15.4 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

$61,112

Brownsville ISD: $58,957

Statewide: $57,091

Beginner

$45,025

Brownsville ISD: $50,807

Statewide: $49,868

1 to 5 years

$48,371

Brownsville ISD: $51,636

Statewide: $52,823

6 to 10 years

$51,458

Brownsville ISD: $53,468

Statewide: $55,756

11 to 20 years

$59,348

Brownsville ISD: $58,689

Statewide: $59,308

20+ years

$69,698

Brownsville ISD: $67,128

Statewide: $65,449

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