Accountability rating

C

Hughes Springs ISD: B

Total students

279

Avg. teacher experience

13 years

Hughes Springs ISD: 13 years

Statewide: 11.1 years

Four-year graduation rate

N/A

Hughes Springs ISD: 98.9%

Statewide: 90%

Hughes Springs Junior High is a middle school or junior high school in Hughes Springs, TX, in the Hughes Springs ISD school district. As of the 2018-2019 school year, it had 279 students. The school received an accountability rating of C. 43.7% of students were considered at risk of dropping out of school. 4.7% of students were enrolled in bilingual and English language learning programs.

An average teacher's salary was $44,554, which is $9,568 less than the state average.

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Contact information

Website

www.hsisd.net

Address

609 Russell St
Hughes Springs, TX 75656-1389

Office phone number

(903) 639-3812

Principal

Higher Ed Outcomes

Students in Hughes Springs Junior High 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

279

African American

30 (10.8%)

Hughes Springs ISD: 11.2%

Statewide: 12.6%

American Indian

1 (0.4%)

Hughes Springs ISD: 0.3%

Statewide: 0.4%

Asian

0 (0%)

Hughes Springs ISD: 0.5%

Statewide: 4.5%

Hispanic

34 (12.2%)

Hughes Springs ISD: 12%

Statewide: 52.6%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Hughes Springs ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

210 (75.3%)

Hughes Springs ISD: 72.5%

Statewide: 27.4%

Two or more races

4 (1.4%)

Hughes Springs ISD: 3.4%

Statewide: 2.4%

African American

10.8%

American Indian

0.4%

Asian

N/A

Hispanic

12.2%

Pacific Islander

N/A

White

75.3%

Two or more races

1.4%

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

43.7 %

Hughes Springs ISD: 49.8%

Statewide: 50.1%

Economically disadvantaged

56.6 %

Hughes Springs ISD: 60.3%

Statewide: 60.6%

Limited English proficiency

4.7 %

Hughes Springs ISD: 3.6%

Statewide: 19.5%

At-risk students

43.7%

Econ. disadvantaged

56.6%

Limited Eng. proficiency

4.7%

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

4.7 %

Hughes Springs ISD: 3.3%

Statewide: 19.7%

Career and Technical

16.1 %

Hughes Springs ISD: 29.7%

Statewide: 26.3%

Gifted and Talented

1.8 %

Hughes Springs ISD: 3.2%

Statewide: 8.1%

Special Education

10 %

Hughes Springs ISD: 9.9%

Statewide: 9.6%

Bilingual/ESL

4.7%

Career and technical

16.1%

Gifted and talented

1.8%

Special education

10.0%

Academics

Accountability ratings

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

Overall

C

Hughes Springs ISD: B

Student achievement

C

Hughes Springs ISD: A

School progress

B

Hughes Springs ISD: A

Closing the gaps

C

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.

Staff

Teacher ethnicities

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

Total teacher FTEs

20.3

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

0.1 (0.6%)

Hughes Springs ISD: 4.1%

Statewide: 27.7%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Hughes Springs ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

20.2 (99.4%)

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

0 (0%)

Hughes Springs ISD: 3.1%

Statewide: 1.4%

Bachelor's

20.2 (99.3%)

Hughes Springs ISD: 86.7%

Statewide: 73.6%

Master's

0.1 (0.7%)

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

13.7

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

13 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

$44,554

Hughes Springs ISD: $44,541

Statewide: $54,122

Beginner

$31,036

Hughes Springs ISD: $33,471

Statewide: $47,218

1 to 5 years

$36,597

Hughes Springs ISD: $36,011

Statewide: $50,408

6 to 10 years

$50,682

Hughes Springs ISD: $42,698

Statewide: $52,786

11 to 20 years

$45,222

Hughes Springs ISD: $47,681

Statewide: $56,041

20+ years

$52,393

Hughes Springs ISD: $52,666

Statewide: $62,039

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