Accountability rating

A

Hughes Springs ISD: B

Total students

325

Avg. teacher experience

12.3 years

Hughes Springs ISD: 13 years

Statewide: 11.1 years

Four-year graduation rate

98.9 %

Hughes Springs ISD: 98.9%

Statewide: 90%

Hughes Springs High School is a high school in Hughes Springs, TX, in the Hughes Springs ISD school district. As of the 2018-2019 school year, it had 325 students. The school received an accountability rating of A. 45.8% of students were considered at risk of dropping out of school. 0.9% of students were enrolled in bilingual and English language learning programs.

An average teacher's salary was $45,980, which is $8,142 less than the state average. The average ACT score was 20.1. In the Class of 2018, 98.9% of students received their high school diplomas on time or earlier.

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Contact information

Website

www.hsisd.net

Address

701 Russell St
Hughes Springs, TX 75656-0399

Office phone number

(903) 639-3841

Principal

Higher Ed Outcomes

Students in Hughes Springs High School are part of the Texas Education Agency’s Region 08. Students who started eighth grade in 2008 in this region had a college graduation rate of 23.0 percent. View a more comprehensive breakdown of the higher education outcomes in Region 08.

Demographics

Ethnicity

Total students

325

African American

26 (8%)

Hughes Springs ISD: 11.2%

Statewide: 12.6%

American Indian

3 (0.9%)

Hughes Springs ISD: 0.3%

Statewide: 0.4%

Asian

4 (1.2%)

Hughes Springs ISD: 0.5%

Statewide: 4.5%

Hispanic

34 (10.5%)

Hughes Springs ISD: 12%

Statewide: 52.6%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Hughes Springs ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

248 (76.3%)

Hughes Springs ISD: 72.5%

Statewide: 27.4%

Two or more races

10 (3.1%)

Hughes Springs ISD: 3.4%

Statewide: 2.4%

African American

8.0%

American Indian

0.9%

Asian

1.2%

Hispanic

10.5%

Pacific Islander

N/A

White

76.3%

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

45.8 %

Hughes Springs ISD: 49.8%

Statewide: 50.1%

Economically disadvantaged

52.3 %

Hughes Springs ISD: 60.3%

Statewide: 60.6%

Limited English proficiency

0.9 %

Hughes Springs ISD: 3.6%

Statewide: 19.5%

At-risk students

45.8%

Econ. disadvantaged

52.3%

Limited Eng. proficiency

0.9%

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

0.9 %

Hughes Springs ISD: 3.3%

Statewide: 19.7%

Career and Technical

97.8 %

Hughes Springs ISD: 29.7%

Statewide: 26.3%

Gifted and Talented

5.5 %

Hughes Springs ISD: 3.2%

Statewide: 8.1%

Special Education

7.7 %

Hughes Springs ISD: 9.9%

Statewide: 9.6%

Bilingual/ESL

0.9%

Career and technical

97.8%

Gifted and talented

5.5%

Special education

7.7%

Academics

Accountability ratings

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

Overall

A

Hughes Springs ISD: B

Student achievement

A

Hughes Springs ISD: A

School progress

A

Hughes Springs ISD: A

Closing the gaps

B

Hughes Springs 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.

Four-year graduation rates

The percentage of students who started ninth grade in 2014-2015 who received a high school diploma on time — by Aug. 31, 2018. (Learn more about how four-year graduation rates are defined.)

All students

98.9 %

Hughes Springs ISD: 98.9%

Statewide: 90%

African American

100 %

Hughes Springs ISD: 100%

Statewide: 86.5%

American Indian

N/A

Hughes Springs ISD: N/A

Statewide: 85.1%

Asian

Masked

Hughes Springs ISD: Masked

Statewide: 96.4%

Hispanic

100 %

Hughes Springs ISD: 100%

Statewide: 88.2%

Pacific Islander

N/A

Hughes Springs ISD: N/A

Statewide: 86.4%

White

98.4 %

Hughes Springs ISD: 98.4%

Statewide: 93.6%

Two or more races

Masked

Hughes Springs ISD: Masked

Statewide: 91.4%

African American

100.0%

American Indian

N/A

Asian

Masked

Hispanic

100.0%

Pacific Islander

N/A

White

98.4%

Two or more races

Masked

Dropout rates

The dropout rate for students in grades 9-12 for the 2017-2018 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 %

Hughes Springs ISD: 0%

Statewide: 1.9%

American Indian

N/A

Hughes Springs ISD: N/A

Statewide: 2.9%

African American

0 %

Hughes Springs ISD: 0%

Statewide: 2.8%

Asian

Masked

Hughes Springs ISD: Masked

Statewide: 0.5%

Hispanic

0 %

Hughes Springs ISD: 0%

Statewide: 2.3%

Pacific Islander

N/A

Hughes Springs ISD: N/A

Statewide: 2.7%

White

0 %

Hughes Springs ISD: 0%

Statewide: 1%

Two or more races

0 %

Hughes Springs ISD: 0%

Statewide: 1.6%

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 2017-2018 school year.

All students

1.1 %

Hughes Springs ISD: 1.1%

Statewide: 25.8%

African American

0 %

Hughes Springs ISD: 0%

Statewide: 17%

American Indian

N/A

Hughes Springs ISD: N/A

Statewide: 21.9%

Asian

Masked

Hughes Springs ISD: Masked

Statewide: 60.9%

Hispanic

0 %

Hughes Springs ISD: 0%

Statewide: 23.5%

Pacific Islander

N/A

Hughes Springs ISD: N/A

Statewide: 20.2%

White

1.5 %

Hughes Springs ISD: 1.5%

Statewide: 27.8%

Two or more races

0 %

Hughes Springs ISD: 0%

Statewide: 28.9%

AP/IB performance

The percentage of test-taking students who passed at least one AP or IB exam in the 2017-2018 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

Masked

Hughes Springs ISD: Masked

Statewide: 50.7%

African American

N/A

Hughes Springs ISD: N/A

Statewide: 29.2%

American Indian

N/A

Hughes Springs ISD: N/A

Statewide: 51%

Asian

N/A

Hughes Springs ISD: N/A

Statewide: 74.6%

Hispanic

N/A

Hughes Springs ISD: N/A

Statewide: 38.4%

Pacific Islander

N/A

Hughes Springs ISD: N/A

Statewide: 52.5%

White

Masked

Hughes Springs ISD: Masked

Statewide: 64.8%

Two or more races

N/A

Hughes Springs ISD: N/A

Statewide: 62.8%

SAT

The average SAT score for the Class of 2018, 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

Masked

Hughes Springs ISD: Masked

Statewide: 1036

ACT

The average ACT composite score for the Class of 2018. The maximum score is 36.

Avg. ACT score

20.1

Hughes Springs ISD: 20.1

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 the Class of 2018.

Reading

39.8 %

Hughes Springs ISD: 39.8%

Statewide: 58.2%

Math

23.9 %

Hughes Springs ISD: 23.9%

Statewide: 46%

Reading + Math

23.9 %

Hughes Springs ISD: 23.9%

Statewide: 42.1%

Reading

39.8%

Math

23.9%

Reading + Math

23.9%

Staff

Teacher ethnicities

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

Total teacher FTEs

36.3

African American

0 (0%)

Hughes Springs ISD: 0%

Statewide: 10.6%

American Indian

0 (0%)

Hughes Springs ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.3%

Asian

0 (0%)

Hughes Springs ISD: 0%

Statewide: 1.7%

Hispanic

2.3 (6.3%)

Hughes Springs ISD: 4.1%

Statewide: 27.7%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Hughes Springs ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

34 (93.7%)

Hughes Springs ISD: 95.9%

Statewide: 58.4%

Two or more races

0 (0%)

Hughes Springs 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

3 (8.3%)

Hughes Springs ISD: 3.1%

Statewide: 1.4%

Bachelor's

28.1 (77.6%)

Hughes Springs ISD: 86.7%

Statewide: 73.6%

Master's

5.1 (14.2%)

Hughes Springs ISD: 10.2%

Statewide: 24.3%

Doctorate

0 (0%)

Hughes Springs ISD: 0%

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

9

Hughes Springs ISD: 12.5

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

12.3 years

Hughes Springs 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

$45,980

Hughes Springs ISD: $44,541

Statewide: $54,122

Beginner

$35,532

Hughes Springs ISD: $33,471

Statewide: $47,218

1 to 5 years

$39,425

Hughes Springs ISD: $36,011

Statewide: $50,408

6 to 10 years

$43,063

Hughes Springs ISD: $42,698

Statewide: $52,786

11 to 20 years

$50,403

Hughes Springs ISD: $47,681

Statewide: $56,041

20+ years

$54,486

Hughes Springs ISD: $52,666

Statewide: $62,039

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