Accountability rating

Not rated

La Joya ISD: B

Total students

43

Avg. teacher experience

12.2 years

La Joya ISD: 11.6 years

Statewide: 11.1 years

Four-year graduation rate

Masked

La Joya ISD: 85.8%

Statewide: 90%

Hope Academy is a high school in La Joya, TX, in the La Joya ISD school district. As of the 2018-2019 school year, it had 43 students. The school received an accountability rating of Not rated. 97.7% of students were considered at risk of dropping out of school. 67.4% of students were enrolled in bilingual and English language learning programs.

An average teacher's salary was $55,949, which is $1,827 more than the state average.

Contact information

Website

www.lajoyaisd.com

Address

101 E Expy 83
La Joya, TX 78560

Office phone number

(956) 323-2900

Principal

Higher Ed Outcomes

Students in Hope Academy 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

43

African American

1 (2.3%)

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

42 (97.7%)

La Joya ISD: 99.5%

Statewide: 52.6%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

La Joya ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

0 (0%)

La Joya ISD: 0.4%

Statewide: 27.4%

Two or more races

0 (0%)

La Joya ISD: 0%

Statewide: 2.4%

African American

2.3%

American Indian

N/A

Asian

N/A

Hispanic

97.7%

Pacific Islander

N/A

White

N/A

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

97.7 %

La Joya ISD: 79.3%

Statewide: 50.1%

Economically disadvantaged

100 %

La Joya ISD: 92.8%

Statewide: 60.6%

Limited English proficiency

67.4 %

La Joya ISD: 55.2%

Statewide: 19.5%

At-risk students

97.7%

Econ. disadvantaged

100.0%

Limited Eng. proficiency

67.4%

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

67.4 %

La Joya ISD: 53.6%

Statewide: 19.7%

Career and Technical

18.6 %

La Joya ISD: 30.8%

Statewide: 26.3%

Gifted and Talented

0 %

La Joya ISD: 9.5%

Statewide: 8.1%

Special Education

23.3 %

La Joya ISD: 8.7%

Statewide: 9.6%

Bilingual/ESL

67.4%

Career and technical

18.6%

Gifted and talented

N/A

Special education

23.3%

Academics

Accountability ratings

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

Overall

Not rated

La Joya ISD: B

Student achievement

Not rated

La Joya ISD: B

School progress

Not rated

La Joya ISD: A

Closing the gaps

Not rated

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.

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

Masked

La Joya ISD: 85.8%

Statewide: 90%

African American

N/A

La Joya ISD: N/A

Statewide: 86.5%

American Indian

N/A

La Joya ISD: Masked

Statewide: 85.1%

Asian

N/A

La Joya ISD: N/A

Statewide: 96.4%

Hispanic

Masked

La Joya ISD: 85.8%

Statewide: 88.2%

Pacific Islander

N/A

La Joya ISD: N/A

Statewide: 86.4%

White

N/A

La Joya ISD: 66.7%

Statewide: 93.6%

Two or more races

N/A

La Joya ISD: Masked

Statewide: 91.4%

African American

N/A

American Indian

N/A

Asian

N/A

Hispanic

Masked

Pacific Islander

N/A

White

N/A

Two or more races

N/A

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 %

La Joya ISD: 3.6%

Statewide: 1.9%

American Indian

N/A

La Joya ISD: Masked

Statewide: 2.9%

African American

N/A

La Joya ISD: Masked

Statewide: 2.8%

Asian

N/A

La Joya ISD: N/A

Statewide: 0.5%

Hispanic

0 %

La Joya ISD: 3.6%

Statewide: 2.3%

Pacific Islander

N/A

La Joya ISD: N/A

Statewide: 2.7%

White

Masked

La Joya ISD: 8.6%

Statewide: 1%

Two or more races

N/A

La Joya ISD: Masked

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

N/A

La Joya ISD: 25.5%

Statewide: 25.8%

African American

N/A

La Joya ISD: Masked

Statewide: 17%

American Indian

N/A

La Joya ISD: N/A

Statewide: 21.9%

Asian

N/A

La Joya ISD: N/A

Statewide: 60.9%

Hispanic

N/A

La Joya ISD: 25.5%

Statewide: 23.5%

Pacific Islander

N/A

La Joya ISD: N/A

Statewide: 20.2%

White

N/A

La Joya ISD: 36.4%

Statewide: 27.8%

Two or more races

N/A

La Joya ISD: Masked

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

N/A

La Joya ISD: 16.4%

Statewide: 50.7%

African American

N/A

La Joya ISD: N/A

Statewide: 29.2%

American Indian

N/A

La Joya ISD: N/A

Statewide: 51%

Asian

N/A

La Joya ISD: N/A

Statewide: 74.6%

Hispanic

N/A

La Joya ISD: 16.5%

Statewide: 38.4%

Pacific Islander

N/A

La Joya ISD: N/A

Statewide: 52.5%

White

N/A

La Joya ISD: Masked

Statewide: 64.8%

Two or more races

N/A

La Joya 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

N/A

La Joya ISD: 973

Statewide: 1036

ACT

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

Avg. ACT score

N/A

La Joya ISD: 15.9

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

N/A

La Joya ISD: 45.9%

Statewide: 58.2%

Math

N/A

La Joya ISD: 34.6%

Statewide: 46%

Reading + Math

N/A

La Joya ISD: 31.1%

Statewide: 42.1%

Reading

N/A

Math

N/A

Reading + Math

N/A

Staff

Teacher ethnicities

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

Total teacher FTEs

15

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

15 (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

14 (93.3%)

La Joya ISD: 78.7%

Statewide: 73.6%

Master's

1 (6.7%)

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

2.9

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

12.2 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

$55,949

La Joya ISD: $55,820

Statewide: $54,122

Beginner

N/A

La Joya ISD: $49,700

Statewide: $47,218

1 to 5 years

$50,943

La Joya ISD: $50,670

Statewide: $50,408

6 to 10 years

$51,718

La Joya ISD: $52,992

Statewide: $52,786

11 to 20 years

$57,306

La Joya ISD: $57,492

Statewide: $56,041

20+ years

$74,595

La Joya ISD: $67,791

Statewide: $62,039

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