Accountability rating

C

Laredo ISD: B

Total students

1,329

Avg. teacher experience

11.4 years

Laredo ISD: 14.2 years

Statewide: 11.1 years

Four-year graduation rate

N/A

Laredo ISD: 94.5%

Statewide: 90%

Joaquin Cigarroa Middle School is a middle school or junior high school in Laredo, TX, in the Laredo ISD school district. As of the 2018-2019 school year, it had 1,329 students. The school received an accountability rating of C. 61.9% of students were considered at risk of dropping out of school. 47.9% of students were enrolled in bilingual and English language learning programs.

An average teacher's salary was $56,004, which is $1,882 more than the state average.

Contact information

Address

2600 Palo Blanco St
Laredo, TX 78046-8232

Office phone number

(956) 273-6100

Principal

Higher Ed Outcomes

Students in Joaquin Cigarroa 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

1,329

African American

0 (0%)

Laredo ISD: 0%

Statewide: 12.6%

American Indian

1 (0.1%)

Laredo ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.4%

Asian

0 (0%)

Laredo ISD: 0.2%

Statewide: 4.5%

Hispanic

1,322 (99.5%)

Laredo ISD: 99.2%

Statewide: 52.6%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Laredo ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

6 (0.5%)

Laredo ISD: 0.6%

Statewide: 27.4%

Two or more races

0 (0%)

Laredo ISD: 0%

Statewide: 2.4%

African American

N/A

American Indian

0.1%

Asian

N/A

Hispanic

99.5%

Pacific Islander

N/A

White

0.5%

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

61.9 %

Laredo ISD: 64.9%

Statewide: 50.1%

Economically disadvantaged

98.2 %

Laredo ISD: 96.4%

Statewide: 60.6%

Limited English proficiency

47.9 %

Laredo ISD: 54.6%

Statewide: 19.5%

At-risk students

61.9%

Econ. disadvantaged

98.2%

Limited Eng. proficiency

47.9%

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

47.9 %

Laredo ISD: 54.5%

Statewide: 19.7%

Career and Technical

23.9 %

Laredo ISD: 27.3%

Statewide: 26.3%

Gifted and Talented

12.4 %

Laredo ISD: 8.8%

Statewide: 8.1%

Special Education

14.4 %

Laredo ISD: 8.8%

Statewide: 9.6%

Bilingual/ESL

47.9%

Career and technical

23.9%

Gifted and talented

12.4%

Special education

14.4%

Academics

Accountability ratings

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

Overall

C

Laredo ISD: B

Student achievement

C

Laredo ISD: B

School progress

B

Laredo ISD: A

Closing the gaps

D

Laredo 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

83.2

African American

1 (1.2%)

Laredo ISD: 0.3%

Statewide: 10.6%

American Indian

0 (0%)

Laredo ISD: 0.1%

Statewide: 0.3%

Asian

2 (2.4%)

Laredo ISD: 0.8%

Statewide: 1.7%

Hispanic

78.2 (94%)

Laredo ISD: 97%

Statewide: 27.7%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Laredo ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

2 (2.4%)

Laredo ISD: 1.8%

Statewide: 58.4%

Two or more races

0 (0%)

Laredo 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%)

Laredo ISD: 1%

Statewide: 1.4%

Bachelor's

68.9 (82.8%)

Laredo ISD: 76.9%

Statewide: 73.6%

Master's

14.3 (17.2%)

Laredo ISD: 22%

Statewide: 24.3%

Doctorate

0 (0%)

Laredo ISD: 0.2%

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

Laredo ISD: 16.3

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

11.4 years

Laredo ISD: 14.2 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

$56,004

Laredo ISD: $59,141

Statewide: $54,122

Beginner

$47,455

Laredo ISD: $47,933

Statewide: $47,218

1 to 5 years

$50,745

Laredo ISD: $52,842

Statewide: $50,408

6 to 10 years

$55,205

Laredo ISD: $55,630

Statewide: $52,786

11 to 20 years

$57,751

Laredo ISD: $59,226

Statewide: $56,041

20+ years

$66,627

Laredo ISD: $68,089

Statewide: $62,039

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