Accountability rating

A

La Joya ISD: B

Total students

595

Avg. teacher experience

8.8 years

La Joya ISD: 11.6 years

Statewide: 11.1 years

Four-year graduation rate

N/A

La Joya ISD: 85.8%

Statewide: 90%

Evangelina Garza Elementary School is an elementary school in Mission, TX, in the La Joya ISD school district. As of the 2018-2019 school year, it had 595 students. The school received an accountability rating of A. 87.9% of students were considered at risk of dropping out of school. 81.7% of students were enrolled in bilingual and English language learning programs.

An average teacher's salary was $53,837, which is $285 less than the state average.

Contact information

Website

www.lajoyaisd.com

Address

8731 N Doffing Rd
Mission, TX 78574

Office phone number

(956) 323-2350

Principal

Higher Ed Outcomes

Students in Evangelina Garza Elementary 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

595

African American

0 (0%)

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

593 (99.7%)

La Joya ISD: 99.5%

Statewide: 52.6%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

La Joya ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

2 (0.3%)

La Joya ISD: 0.4%

Statewide: 27.4%

Two or more races

0 (0%)

La Joya ISD: 0%

Statewide: 2.4%

African American

N/A

American Indian

N/A

Asian

N/A

Hispanic

99.7%

Pacific Islander

N/A

White

0.3%

Two or more races

N/A

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

87.9 %

La Joya ISD: 79.3%

Statewide: 50.1%

Economically disadvantaged

97.8 %

La Joya ISD: 92.8%

Statewide: 60.6%

Limited English proficiency

84 %

La Joya ISD: 55.2%

Statewide: 19.5%

At-risk students

87.9%

Econ. disadvantaged

97.8%

Limited Eng. proficiency

84.0%

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

81.7 %

La Joya ISD: 53.6%

Statewide: 19.7%

Career and Technical

0 %

La Joya ISD: 30.8%

Statewide: 26.3%

Gifted and Talented

7.9 %

La Joya ISD: 9.5%

Statewide: 8.1%

Special Education

10.3 %

La Joya ISD: 8.7%

Statewide: 9.6%

Bilingual/ESL

81.7%

Career and technical

N/A

Gifted and talented

7.9%

Special education

10.3%

Academics

Accountability ratings

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

Overall

A

La Joya ISD: B

Student achievement

C

La Joya ISD: B

School progress

B

La Joya ISD: A

Closing the gaps

A

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

37

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

37 (100%)

La Joya ISD: 96.8%

Statewide: 27.7%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

La Joya ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

0 (0%)

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

30 (81.1%)

La Joya ISD: 78.7%

Statewide: 73.6%

Master's

7 (18.9%)

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

16.1

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

8.8 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

$53,837

La Joya ISD: $55,820

Statewide: $54,122

Beginner

N/A

La Joya ISD: $49,700

Statewide: $47,218

1 to 5 years

$51,182

La Joya ISD: $50,670

Statewide: $50,408

6 to 10 years

$53,181

La Joya ISD: $52,992

Statewide: $52,786

11 to 20 years

$56,668

La Joya ISD: $57,492

Statewide: $56,041

20+ years

$61,976

La Joya ISD: $67,791

Statewide: $62,039

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