Accountability rating (2018-2019)

B

Cushing ISD: A

Total students

275

Avg. teacher experience

12.7 years

Cushing ISD: 13 years

Statewide: 11.1 years

Four-year graduation rate

95.5 %

Cushing ISD: 95.5%

Statewide: 90%

Cushing School is an elementary/secondary school in Cushing, TX, in the Cushing ISD school district. As of the 2019-2020 school year, it had 275 students. The school received an accountability rating of B for the previous school year. 46.5% of students were considered at risk of dropping out of school. 1.8% of students were enrolled in bilingual and English language learning programs.

In the Class of 2019, 95.5% of students received their high school diplomas on time or earlier.

The average SAT score at Cushing School was 1049 for students graduating the previous year. The average ACT score was 20.2.

As of the 2019-2020 school year, an average teacher's salary was $52,717, which is $4,374 less than the state average.

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Contact information

Website

www.cushingisd.org

Address

1088 W Breakat Dr
Cushing, TX 75760-0337

Office phone number

(936) 326-4890

Principal

Higher Ed Outcomes

Students in Cushing School are part of the Texas Education Agency’s Region 07. Students who started eighth grade in 2008 in this region had a college graduation rate of 22.9 percent. View a more comprehensive breakdown of the higher education outcomes in Region 07.

Demographics

Race and ethnicity

Total students

275

African American

17 (6.2%)

Cushing ISD: 5.2%

Statewide: 12.6%

American Indian

1 (0.4%)

Cushing ISD: 0.4%

Statewide: 0.4%

Asian

2 (0.7%)

Cushing ISD: 0.5%

Statewide: 4.6%

Hispanic

37 (13.5%)

Cushing ISD: 15.5%

Statewide: 52.8%

Pacific Islander

1 (0.4%)

Cushing ISD: 0.2%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

208 (75.6%)

Cushing ISD: 74.2%

Statewide: 27%

Two or more races

9 (3.3%)

Cushing ISD: 4.1%

Statewide: 2.5%

African American

6.2%

American Indian

0.4%

Asian

0.7%

Hispanic

13.5%

Pacific Islander

0.4%

White

75.6%

Two or more races

3.3%

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

46.5 %

Cushing ISD: 44.9%

Statewide: 50.6%

Economically disadvantaged

55.3 %

Cushing ISD: 56.5%

Statewide: 60.3%

Limited English proficiency

1.8 %

Cushing ISD: 4.8%

Statewide: 20.3%

At-risk students

46.5%

Econ. disadvantaged

55.3%

Limited Eng. proficiency

1.8%

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

1.8 %

Cushing ISD: 4.6%

Statewide: 20.6%

Career and Technical

58.9 %

Cushing ISD: 28.9%

Statewide: 27.6%

Gifted and Talented

5.8 %

Cushing ISD: 7.3%

Statewide: 8.1%

Special Education

10.5 %

Cushing ISD: 11.9%

Statewide: 10.5%

Bilingual/ESL

1.8%

Career and technical

58.9%

Gifted and talented

5.8%

Special education

10.5%

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

Cushing ISD: A

Student achievement

B

Cushing ISD: A

School progress

A

Cushing ISD: A

Closing the gaps

B

Cushing 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 who received a high school diploma on time — by Aug. 31, 2020. Learn more about how four-year graduation rates are defined.

All students

95.5 %

Cushing ISD: 95.5%

Statewide: 90%

African American

Masked

Cushing ISD: Masked

Statewide: 86.2%

American Indian

Masked

Cushing ISD: Masked

Statewide: 87.3%

Asian

N/A

Cushing ISD: N/A

Statewide: 96.4%

Hispanic

100 %

Cushing ISD: 100%

Statewide: 88.2%

Pacific Islander

Masked

Cushing ISD: Masked

Statewide: 88%

White

93.5 %

Cushing ISD: 93.5%

Statewide: 93.7%

Two or more races

Masked

Cushing ISD: Masked

Statewide: 91.4%

African American

Masked

American Indian

Masked

Asian

N/A

Hispanic

100.0%

Pacific Islander

Masked

White

93.5%

Two or more races

Masked

Dropout rates

The dropout rate for students in grades 9-12 for 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

0 %

Cushing ISD: 0%

Statewide: 1.9%

American Indian

Masked

Cushing ISD: Masked

Statewide: 2.5%

African American

0 %

Cushing ISD: 0%

Statewide: 3%

Asian

N/A

Cushing ISD: N/A

Statewide: 0.6%

Hispanic

0 %

Cushing ISD: 0%

Statewide: 2.3%

Pacific Islander

Masked

Cushing ISD: Masked

Statewide: 2.1%

White

0 %

Cushing ISD: 0%

Statewide: 1%

Two or more races

0 %

Cushing ISD: 0%

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

40 %

Cushing ISD: 40%

Statewide: 25.2%

African American

40 %

Cushing ISD: 40%

Statewide: 16.2%

American Indian

Masked

Cushing ISD: Masked

Statewide: 19.4%

Asian

N/A

Cushing ISD: N/A

Statewide: 60.5%

Hispanic

12.5 %

Cushing ISD: 12.5%

Statewide: 23%

Pacific Islander

Masked

Cushing ISD: Masked

Statewide: 21.2%

White

43.8 %

Cushing ISD: 43.8%

Statewide: 27%

Two or more races

40 %

Cushing ISD: 40%

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

5.9 %

Cushing ISD: 5.9%

Statewide: 51%

African American

Masked

Cushing ISD: Masked

Statewide: 29.2%

American Indian

Masked

Cushing ISD: Masked

Statewide: 53.5%

Asian

N/A

Cushing ISD: N/A

Statewide: 75.1%

Hispanic

Masked

Cushing ISD: Masked

Statewide: 39.2%

Pacific Islander

N/A

Cushing ISD: N/A

Statewide: 48.6%

White

7.1 %

Cushing ISD: 7.1%

Statewide: 64.5%

Two or more races

Masked

Cushing 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

1049

Cushing ISD: 1049

Statewide: 1027

ACT

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

Avg. ACT score

20.2

Cushing ISD: 20.2

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

50 %

Cushing ISD: 50%

Statewide: 60.7%

Math

40 %

Cushing ISD: 40%

Statewide: 48.6%

Reading + Math

37.5 %

Cushing ISD: 37.5%

Statewide: 44.2%

Reading

50.0%

Math

40.0%

Reading + Math

37.5%

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

23.2

African American

0 (0%)

Cushing ISD: 0%

Statewide: 10.8%

American Indian

0 (0%)

Cushing ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.3%

Asian

1 (4.3%)

Cushing ISD: 2.4%

Statewide: 1.8%

Hispanic

1.9 (8.1%)

Cushing ISD: 4.5%

Statewide: 28.1%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Cushing ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

20.3 (87.6%)

Cushing ISD: 93.1%

Statewide: 57.7%

Two or more races

0 (0%)

Cushing 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%)

Cushing ISD: 0%

Statewide: 1.3%

Bachelor's

18.3 (78.7%)

Cushing ISD: 84.5%

Statewide: 73.4%

Master's

3.9 (17%)

Cushing ISD: 13.1%

Statewide: 24.5%

Doctorate

1 (4.3%)

Cushing ISD: 2.4%

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

11.9

Cushing ISD: 13.5

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

12.7 years

Cushing ISD: 13 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

$52,717

Cushing ISD: $50,373

Statewide: $57,091

Beginner

$54,529

Cushing ISD: $37,834

Statewide: $49,868

1 to 5 years

$38,889

Cushing ISD: $37,428

Statewide: $52,823

6 to 10 years

$51,472

Cushing ISD: $48,831

Statewide: $55,756

11 to 20 years

$54,252

Cushing ISD: $52,523

Statewide: $59,308

20+ years

$64,503

Cushing ISD: $60,730

Statewide: $65,449

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