Accountability rating

C

Florence ISD: C

Total students

260

Avg. teacher experience

8.9 years

Florence ISD: 11.6 years

Statewide: 11.1 years

Four-year graduation rate

N/A

Florence ISD: 92.8%

Statewide: 90%

Florence Middle School is a middle school or junior high school in Florence, TX, in the Florence ISD school district. As of the 2018-2019 school year, it had 260 students. The school received an accountability rating of C. 64.2% of students were considered at risk of dropping out of school. 23.5% of students were enrolled in bilingual and English language learning programs.

An average teacher's salary was $45,597, which is $8,525 less than the state average.

Contact information

Address

718 S Patterson
Florence, TX 76527-0489

Office phone number

(254) 793-2504

Principal

Higher Ed Outcomes

Students in Florence Middle School are part of the Texas Education Agency’s Region 13. Students who started eighth grade in 2007 in this region had a college graduation rate of 24.3 percent. View a more comprehensive breakdown of the higher education outcomes in Region 13.

Demographics

Ethnicity

Total students

260

African American

4 (1.5%)

Florence ISD: 1.6%

Statewide: 12.6%

American Indian

1 (0.4%)

Florence ISD: 0.4%

Statewide: 0.4%

Asian

0 (0%)

Florence ISD: 0.1%

Statewide: 4.5%

Hispanic

126 (48.5%)

Florence ISD: 48.6%

Statewide: 52.6%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Florence ISD: 0.1%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

121 (46.5%)

Florence ISD: 46.5%

Statewide: 27.4%

Two or more races

8 (3.1%)

Florence ISD: 2.8%

Statewide: 2.4%

African American

1.5%

American Indian

0.4%

Asian

N/A

Hispanic

48.5%

Pacific Islander

N/A

White

46.5%

Two or more races

3.1%

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

64.2 %

Florence ISD: 57.2%

Statewide: 50.1%

Economically disadvantaged

56.5 %

Florence ISD: 60.2%

Statewide: 60.6%

Limited English proficiency

25 %

Florence ISD: 23.3%

Statewide: 19.5%

At-risk students

64.2%

Econ. disadvantaged

56.5%

Limited Eng. proficiency

25.0%

Enrollment by program

A look at the percentage of students enrolled in certain programs offered at schools for the 2018-2019 school year. A student can be enrolled in more than one program.

Bilingual/ESL

23.5 %

Florence ISD: 23%

Statewide: 19.7%

Career and Technical

16.5 %

Florence ISD: 30.8%

Statewide: 26.3%

Gifted and Talented

3.8 %

Florence ISD: 4.8%

Statewide: 8.1%

Special Education

11.9 %

Florence ISD: 10.3%

Statewide: 9.6%

Bilingual/ESL

23.5%

Career and technical

16.5%

Gifted and talented

3.8%

Special education

11.9%

Academics

Accountability ratings

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

Overall

C

Florence ISD: C

Student achievement

C

Florence ISD: B

School progress

C

Florence ISD: C

Closing the gaps

C

Florence 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 2019 Accountability Manual.

Staff

Teacher ethnicities

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

Total teacher FTEs

21.3

African American

0 (0%)

Florence ISD: 1.2%

Statewide: 10.6%

American Indian

0 (0%)

Florence ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.3%

Asian

1 (4.7%)

Florence ISD: 1.2%

Statewide: 1.7%

Hispanic

3.2 (15.2%)

Florence ISD: 14.6%

Statewide: 27.7%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Florence ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

15 (70.7%)

Florence ISD: 80.5%

Statewide: 58.4%

Two or more races

2 (9.4%)

Florence ISD: 2.4%

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%)

Florence ISD: 0%

Statewide: 1.4%

Bachelor's

16 (75.4%)

Florence ISD: 68.3%

Statewide: 73.6%

Master's

5.2 (24.6%)

Florence ISD: 29.3%

Statewide: 24.3%

Doctorate

0 (0%)

Florence 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 2018-2019.

Students per teacher

12.2

Florence ISD: 13.2

Statewide: 15.1

Teacher experience

This figure for the 2018-2019 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

8.9 years

Florence ISD: 11.6 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

$45,597

Florence ISD: $47,646

Statewide: $54,122

Beginner

$41,000

Florence ISD: $41,000

Statewide: $47,218

1 to 5 years

$42,375

Florence ISD: $42,809

Statewide: $50,408

6 to 10 years

$43,145

Florence ISD: $44,028

Statewide: $52,786

11 to 20 years

$51,504

Florence ISD: $49,239

Statewide: $56,041

20+ years

$54,475

Florence ISD: $56,203

Statewide: $62,039

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