Accountability rating

B

La Joya ISD: B

Total students

830

Avg. teacher experience

10.3 years

La Joya ISD: 11.6 years

Statewide: 11.1 years

Four-year graduation rate

N/A

La Joya ISD: 85.8%

Statewide: 90%

Cesar Chavez Middle School is a middle school or junior high school in Mission, TX, in the La Joya ISD school district. As of the 2018-2019 school year, it had 830 students. The school received an accountability rating of B. 77.3% of students were considered at risk of dropping out of school. 44.3% of students were enrolled in bilingual and English language learning programs.

An average teacher's salary was $54,716, which is $594 more than the state average.

Contact information

Website

www.lajoyaisd.com

Address

78 Showers Rd
Mission, TX 78572

Office phone number

(956) 323-2800

Principal

Higher Ed Outcomes

Students in Cesar Chavez Middle School are part of the Texas Education Agency’s Region 01. Students who started eighth grade in 2007 in this region had a college graduation rate of 22.2 percent. View a more comprehensive breakdown of the higher education outcomes in Region 01.

Demographics

Ethnicity

Total students

830

African American

2 (0.2%)

La Joya ISD: 0%

Statewide: 12.6%

American Indian

0 (0%)

La Joya ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.4%

Asian

0 (0%)

La Joya ISD: 0%

Statewide: 4.5%

Hispanic

824 (99.3%)

La Joya ISD: 99.5%

Statewide: 52.6%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

La Joya ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

2 (0.2%)

La Joya ISD: 0.4%

Statewide: 27.4%

Two or more races

2 (0.2%)

La Joya ISD: 0%

Statewide: 2.4%

African American

0.2%

American Indian

N/A

Asian

N/A

Hispanic

99.3%

Pacific Islander

N/A

White

0.2%

Two or more races

0.2%

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

77.3 %

La Joya ISD: 79.3%

Statewide: 50.1%

Economically disadvantaged

86 %

La Joya ISD: 92.8%

Statewide: 60.6%

Limited English proficiency

46.5 %

La Joya ISD: 55.2%

Statewide: 19.5%

At-risk students

77.3%

Econ. disadvantaged

86.0%

Limited Eng. proficiency

46.5%

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

44.3 %

La Joya ISD: 53.6%

Statewide: 19.7%

Career and Technical

13.3 %

La Joya ISD: 30.8%

Statewide: 26.3%

Gifted and Talented

15.1 %

La Joya ISD: 9.5%

Statewide: 8.1%

Special Education

8.9 %

La Joya ISD: 8.7%

Statewide: 9.6%

Bilingual/ESL

44.3%

Career and technical

13.3%

Gifted and talented

15.1%

Special education

8.9%

Academics

Accountability ratings

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

Overall

B

La Joya ISD: B

Student achievement

B

La Joya ISD: B

School progress

A

La Joya ISD: A

Closing the gaps

B

La Joya 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

57.1

African American

0 (0%)

La Joya ISD: 0.2%

Statewide: 10.6%

American Indian

0 (0%)

La Joya ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.3%

Asian

0 (0%)

La Joya ISD: 1.3%

Statewide: 1.7%

Hispanic

56.1 (98.2%)

La Joya ISD: 96.8%

Statewide: 27.7%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

La Joya ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

1 (1.8%)

La Joya ISD: 1.6%

Statewide: 58.4%

Two or more races

0 (0%)

La Joya ISD: 0.2%

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%)

La Joya ISD: 1.4%

Statewide: 1.4%

Bachelor's

47 (82.3%)

La Joya ISD: 78.7%

Statewide: 73.6%

Master's

10.1 (17.7%)

La Joya ISD: 19.9%

Statewide: 24.3%

Doctorate

0 (0%)

La Joya 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

14.5

La Joya ISD: 14.9

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

10.3 years

La Joya 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

$54,716

La Joya ISD: $55,820

Statewide: $54,122

Beginner

$49,500

La Joya ISD: $49,700

Statewide: $47,218

1 to 5 years

$50,580

La Joya ISD: $50,670

Statewide: $50,408

6 to 10 years

$52,217

La Joya ISD: $52,992

Statewide: $52,786

11 to 20 years

$56,616

La Joya ISD: $57,492

Statewide: $56,041

20+ years

$69,130

La Joya ISD: $67,791

Statewide: $62,039

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