Accountability rating (2018-2019)

A

Mansfield ISD: A

Total students

830

Avg. teacher experience

11.3 years

Mansfield ISD: 12 years

Statewide: 11.1 years

Four-year graduation rate

N/A

Mansfield ISD: 95.8%

Statewide: 90%

T A Howard Middle School is a middle school or junior high school in Arlington, TX, in the Mansfield ISD school district. As of the 2019-2020 school year, it had 830 students. The school received an accountability rating of A for the previous school year. 39% of students were considered at risk of dropping out of school. 6.5% of students were enrolled in bilingual and English language learning programs.

As of the 2019-2020 school year, an average teacher's salary was $61,944, which is $4,853 more than the state average.

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Contact information

Website

howard.mansfieldisd.org

Address

7501 Calendar Rd
Arlington, TX 76001

Office phone number

(682) 314-1050

Principal

Higher Ed Outcomes

Students in T A Howard Middle School are part of the Texas Education Agency’s Region 11. Students who started eighth grade in 2008 in this region had a college graduation rate of 24.1 percent. View a more comprehensive breakdown of the higher education outcomes in Region 11.

Demographics

Race and ethnicity

Total students

830

African American

373 (44.9%)

Mansfield ISD: 30.8%

Statewide: 12.6%

American Indian

4 (0.5%)

Mansfield ISD: 0.3%

Statewide: 0.4%

Asian

47 (5.7%)

Mansfield ISD: 7.7%

Statewide: 4.6%

Hispanic

205 (24.7%)

Mansfield ISD: 26.2%

Statewide: 52.8%

Pacific Islander

2 (0.2%)

Mansfield ISD: 0.1%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

165 (19.9%)

Mansfield ISD: 30.1%

Statewide: 27%

Two or more races

34 (4.1%)

Mansfield ISD: 4.8%

Statewide: 2.5%

African American

44.9%

American Indian

0.5%

Asian

5.7%

Hispanic

24.7%

Pacific Islander

0.2%

White

19.9%

Two or more races

4.1%

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

39 %

Mansfield ISD: 34.7%

Statewide: 50.6%

Economically disadvantaged

66.6 %

Mansfield ISD: 43.7%

Statewide: 60.3%

Limited English proficiency

6.5 %

Mansfield ISD: 10.3%

Statewide: 20.3%

At-risk students

39.0%

Econ. disadvantaged

66.6%

Limited Eng. proficiency

6.5%

Enrollment by program

A look at the percentage of students enrolled in certain programs offered at schools for the 2019-2020 school year. A student can be enrolled in more than one program.

Bilingual/ESL

6.5 %

Mansfield ISD: 10.7%

Statewide: 20.6%

Career and Technical

22.4 %

Mansfield ISD: 25.2%

Statewide: 27.6%

Gifted and Talented

5.3 %

Mansfield ISD: 6.8%

Statewide: 8.1%

Special Education

10.4 %

Mansfield ISD: 10%

Statewide: 10.5%

Bilingual/ESL

6.5%

Career and technical

22.4%

Gifted and talented

5.3%

Special education

10.4%

Academics

Accountability ratings

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

Because of the coronavirus pandemic, the state waived accountability ratings for the 2019-2020 school year. All Texas public school districts and campuses received the label “Not Rated: Declared State of Disaster.” Our schools explorer shows the accountability ratings from the 2018-2019 school year.

Overall

A

Mansfield ISD: A

Student achievement

B

Mansfield ISD: A

School progress

A

Mansfield ISD: A

Closing the gaps

A

Mansfield ISD: A

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 2020 Accountability Manual.

Staff

Teacher ethnicities

These figures are expressed as a percentage of the total teacher full-time equivalent (FTE) as of the 2019-2020 school year.

Total teacher FTEs

57.1

African American

29.8 (52.2%)

Mansfield ISD: 17.5%

Statewide: 10.8%

American Indian

0 (0%)

Mansfield ISD: 0.3%

Statewide: 0.3%

Asian

3 (5.2%)

Mansfield ISD: 1.9%

Statewide: 1.8%

Hispanic

5.4 (9.4%)

Mansfield ISD: 11.3%

Statewide: 28.1%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Mansfield ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

17 (29.7%)

Mansfield ISD: 66.6%

Statewide: 57.7%

Two or more races

2 (3.5%)

Mansfield ISD: 2.4%

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%)

Mansfield ISD: 0.3%

Statewide: 1.3%

Bachelor's

32.8 (57.4%)

Mansfield ISD: 68.8%

Statewide: 73.4%

Master's

24.3 (42.5%)

Mansfield ISD: 29.8%

Statewide: 24.5%

Doctorate

0.1 (0.1%)

Mansfield ISD: 1.1%

Statewide: 0.7%

Students per teacher

The total number of students divided by the total full-time equivalent count of teachers for 2019-2020.

Students per teacher

14.5

Mansfield ISD: 15.6

Statewide: 15.1

Teacher experience

This figure for the 2019-2020 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

11.3 years

Mansfield ISD: 12 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

$61,944

Mansfield ISD: $62,421

Statewide: $57,091

Beginner

$58,427

Mansfield ISD: $56,605

Statewide: $49,868

1 to 5 years

$59,138

Mansfield ISD: $59,446

Statewide: $52,823

6 to 10 years

$60,583

Mansfield ISD: $60,253

Statewide: $55,756

11 to 20 years

$63,584

Mansfield ISD: $63,304

Statewide: $59,308

20+ years

$67,306

Mansfield ISD: $68,682

Statewide: $65,449

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