Accountability rating

C

Howe ISD: B

Total students

499

Avg. teacher experience

10.6 years

Howe ISD: 13.3 years

Statewide: 11.1 years

Four-year graduation rate

N/A

Howe ISD: 95.9%

Statewide: 90%

Howe Elementary School is an elementary school in Howe, TX, in the Howe ISD school district. As of the 2018-2019 school year, it had 499 students. The school received an accountability rating of C. 44.3% of students were considered at risk of dropping out of school. 16.4% of students were enrolled in bilingual and English language learning programs.

An average teacher's salary was $48,014, which is $6,108 less than the state average.

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Contact information

Website

www.howeisd.net

Address

701 Summit Hill Pkwy
Howe, TX 75459-4594

Office phone number

(903) 745-4100

Principal

Higher Ed Outcomes

Students in Howe 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

Ethnicity

Total students

499

African American

13 (2.6%)

Howe ISD: 2.1%

Statewide: 12.6%

American Indian

2 (0.4%)

Howe ISD: 0.9%

Statewide: 0.4%

Asian

1 (0.2%)

Howe ISD: 0.2%

Statewide: 4.5%

Hispanic

123 (24.6%)

Howe ISD: 21.7%

Statewide: 52.6%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Howe ISD: 0.1%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

337 (67.5%)

Howe ISD: 70.9%

Statewide: 27.4%

Two or more races

23 (4.6%)

Howe ISD: 4%

Statewide: 2.4%

African American

2.6%

American Indian

0.4%

Asian

0.2%

Hispanic

24.6%

Pacific Islander

N/A

White

67.5%

Two or more races

4.6%

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

44.3 %

Howe ISD: 39.9%

Statewide: 50.1%

Economically disadvantaged

52.9 %

Howe ISD: 46.2%

Statewide: 60.6%

Limited English proficiency

16.4 %

Howe ISD: 9.9%

Statewide: 19.5%

At-risk students

44.3%

Econ. disadvantaged

52.9%

Limited Eng. proficiency

16.4%

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

16.4 %

Howe ISD: 9.9%

Statewide: 19.7%

Career and Technical

0 %

Howe ISD: 29.2%

Statewide: 26.3%

Gifted and Talented

2.8 %

Howe ISD: 3.6%

Statewide: 8.1%

Special Education

10.8 %

Howe ISD: 11.9%

Statewide: 9.6%

Bilingual/ESL

16.4%

Career and technical

N/A

Gifted and talented

2.8%

Special education

10.8%

Academics

Accountability ratings

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

Overall

C

Howe ISD: B

Student achievement

B

Howe ISD: B

School progress

B

Howe ISD: A

Closing the gaps

D

Howe 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 2019 Accountability Manual.

Staff

Teacher ethnicities

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

Total teacher FTEs

29.7

African American

0 (0%)

Howe ISD: 0%

Statewide: 10.6%

American Indian

0 (0%)

Howe ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.3%

Asian

0 (0%)

Howe ISD: 0%

Statewide: 1.7%

Hispanic

3 (10.1%)

Howe ISD: 4.5%

Statewide: 27.7%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Howe ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

25.7 (86.5%)

Howe ISD: 93.3%

Statewide: 58.4%

Two or more races

1 (3.4%)

Howe ISD: 2.2%

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%)

Howe ISD: 0%

Statewide: 1.4%

Bachelor's

28.7 (96.6%)

Howe ISD: 78.1%

Statewide: 73.6%

Master's

1 (3.4%)

Howe ISD: 20.9%

Statewide: 24.3%

Doctorate

0 (0%)

Howe ISD: 1%

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

16.8

Howe ISD: 14.1

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

10.6 years

Howe ISD: 13.3 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

$48,014

Howe ISD: $51,038

Statewide: $54,122

Beginner

$39,000

Howe ISD: $40,917

Statewide: $47,218

1 to 5 years

$42,500

Howe ISD: $42,464

Statewide: $50,408

6 to 10 years

$45,929

Howe ISD: $45,864

Statewide: $52,786

11 to 20 years

$52,417

Howe ISD: $53,779

Statewide: $56,041

20+ years

$57,182

Howe ISD: $61,019

Statewide: $62,039

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