Accountability rating

Met standard

George West ISD: B

Total students

341

Avg. teacher experience

18 years

George West ISD: 16.1 years

Statewide: 10.9 years

Four-year graduation rate

N/A

George West ISD: 91.9%

Statewide: 89.7%

George West Primary School is an elementary school in George West, TX, in the George West ISD school district. As of the 2017-2018 school year, it had 341 students. The school received an accountability rating of Met standard. 9.4% of students were considered at risk of dropping out of school. 3.5% of students were enrolled in bilingual and English language learning programs.

An average teacher's salary was $45,124, which is $8,210 less than the state average.

Contact information

Website

www.gwisd.esc2.net

Address

405 Travis St
George West, TX 78022-3418

Office phone number

(361) 449-1914

Principals

Higher Ed Outcomes

Students in George West Primary School are part of the Texas Education Agency’s Region 02. Students who started eighth grade in 2007 in this region had a college graduation rate of 19.6 percent. View a more comprehensive breakdown of the higher education outcomes in Region 02.

Demographics

Ethnicity

Total students

341

African American

2 (0.6%)

George West ISD: 0.5%

Statewide: 12.6%

American Indian

1 (0.3%)

George West ISD: 0.3%

Statewide: 0.4%

Asian

1 (0.3%)

George West ISD: 0.4%

Statewide: 4.4%

Hispanic

215 (63%)

George West ISD: 57.7%

Statewide: 52.4%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

George West ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.1%

White

119 (34.9%)

George West ISD: 39.9%

Statewide: 27.8%

Two or more races

3 (0.9%)

George West ISD: 1.3%

Statewide: 2.3%

African American

0.6%

American Indian

0.3%

Asian

0.3%

Hispanic

63.0%

Pacific Islander

N/A

White

34.9%

Two or more races

0.9%

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

9.4 %

George West ISD: 24.3%

Statewide: 50.8%

Economically disadvantaged

69.2 %

George West ISD: 62.1%

Statewide: 58.8%

Limited English proficiency

3.5 %

George West ISD: 2.7%

Statewide: 18.8%

At-risk students

9.4%

Econ. disadvantaged

69.2%

Limited Eng. proficiency

3.5%

Enrollment by program

A look at the percentage of students enrolled in certain programs offered at schools for the 2017-2018 school year. A student can be enrolled in more than one program.

Bilingual/ESL

3.5 %

George West ISD: 2.6%

Statewide: 18.9%

Career and Technical

0 %

George West ISD: 32%

Statewide: 25.8%

Gifted and Talented

4.4 %

George West ISD: 9.7%

Statewide: 7.9%

Special Education

9.1 %

George West ISD: 9.5%

Statewide: 9.1%

Bilingual/ESL

3.5%

Career and technical

N/A

Gifted and talented

4.4%

Special education

9.1%

Academics

Accountability ratings

Texas assigns ratings to districts and campuses that designate their performance in relation to the state's accountability system. In 2017-18, Texas gave school districts with more than one campus a letter grade from A to F. The state did not give grades to campuses and instead gave them ratings based on the previous system, such as "met standard" or "improvement required." Some districts did not receive ratings for a variety of reasons, including being impacted by Hurricane Harvey, being annexed by another district, or having compromised data.

Overall

Met standard

George West ISD: B

Student achievement

N/A

George West ISD: B

School progress

N/A

George West ISD: B

Closing the gaps

N/A

George West 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 2018 Accountability Manual.

Staff

Teacher ethnicities

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

Total teacher FTEs

21.5

African American

1 (4.7%)

George West ISD: 1.2%

Statewide: 10.4%

American Indian

0 (0%)

George West ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.3%

Asian

0 (0%)

George West ISD: 0%

Statewide: 1.6%

Hispanic

4 (18.6%)

George West ISD: 16.8%

Statewide: 27.2%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

George West ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.4%

White

16.5 (76.7%)

George West ISD: 82%

Statewide: 58.9%

Two or more races

0 (0%)

George West 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

0.8 (3.9%)

George West ISD: 1.2%

Statewide: 1.4%

Bachelor's

17.6 (82.2%)

George West ISD: 79.9%

Statewide: 74.1%

Master's

3 (14%)

George West ISD: 18.8%

Statewide: 23.8%

Doctorate

0 (0%)

George West ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.7%

Students per teacher

The total number of students divided by the total full-time equivalent count of teachers for 2017-2018.

Students per teacher

15.9

George West ISD: 13.5

Statewide: 15.1

Teacher experience

This figure for the 2017-2018 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 years

George West ISD: 16.1 years

Statewide: 10.9 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

$45,124

George West ISD: $45,950

Statewide: $53,334

Beginner

$38,000

George West ISD: $38,141

Statewide: $47,667

1 to 5 years

$37,618

George West ISD: $37,645

Statewide: $49,663

6 to 10 years

$42,215

George West ISD: $42,638

Statewide: $52,056

11 to 20 years

$47,910

George West ISD: $48,227

Statewide: $55,246

20+ years

$51,016

George West ISD: $52,962

Statewide: $61,428

Latest public education stories in The Texas Tribune