Accountability rating (2018-2019)

B

Pharr-San Juan-Alamo ISD: B

Total students

2,371

Avg. teacher experience

11.6 years

Pharr-San Juan-Alamo ISD: 11.6 years

Statewide: 11.1 years

Four-year graduation rate

98.8 %

Pharr-San Juan-Alamo ISD: 95.1%

Statewide: 90%

Psja Early College High School is a high school in San Juan, TX, in the Pharr-San Juan-Alamo ISD school district. As of the 2019-2020 school year, it had 2,371 students. The school received an accountability rating of B for the previous school year. 46.4% of students were considered at risk of dropping out of school. 19.4% of students were enrolled in bilingual and English language learning programs.

In the Class of 2019, 98.8% of students received their high school diplomas on time or earlier. The dropout rate for students in grades 9-12 was 0.4% for the 2018-2019 school year.

The average SAT score at Psja Early College High School was 950 for students graduating the previous year. The average ACT score was 17.2.

As of the 2019-2020 school year, an average teacher's salary was $57,905, which is $814 more than the state average.

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Contact information

Website

psjaisd.us

Address

805 W Ridge Rd
San Juan, TX 78589-6109

Office phone number

(956) 354-2300

Principal

Higher Ed Outcomes

Students in Psja Early College High School are part of the Texas Education Agency’s Region 01. Students who started eighth grade in 2008 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

Race and ethnicity

Total students

2,371

African American

1 (0%)

Pharr-San Juan-Alamo ISD: 0.1%

Statewide: 12.6%

American Indian

2 (0.1%)

Pharr-San Juan-Alamo ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.4%

Asian

0 (0%)

Pharr-San Juan-Alamo ISD: 0.1%

Statewide: 4.6%

Hispanic

2,355 (99.3%)

Pharr-San Juan-Alamo ISD: 99.1%

Statewide: 52.8%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Pharr-San Juan-Alamo ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

13 (0.5%)

Pharr-San Juan-Alamo ISD: 0.7%

Statewide: 27%

Two or more races

0 (0%)

Pharr-San Juan-Alamo ISD: 0%

Statewide: 2.5%

African American

N/A

American Indian

0.1%

Asian

N/A

Hispanic

99.3%

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

46.4 %

Pharr-San Juan-Alamo ISD: 75.1%

Statewide: 50.6%

Economically disadvantaged

93.9 %

Pharr-San Juan-Alamo ISD: 92.6%

Statewide: 60.3%

Limited English proficiency

19.9 %

Pharr-San Juan-Alamo ISD: 41.1%

Statewide: 20.3%

At-risk students

46.4%

Econ. disadvantaged

93.9%

Limited Eng. proficiency

19.9%

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

19.4 %

Pharr-San Juan-Alamo ISD: 44.7%

Statewide: 20.6%

Career and Technical

93.2 %

Pharr-San Juan-Alamo ISD: 26.2%

Statewide: 27.6%

Gifted and Talented

12.8 %

Pharr-San Juan-Alamo ISD: 6.6%

Statewide: 8.1%

Special Education

7.5 %

Pharr-San Juan-Alamo ISD: 8.8%

Statewide: 10.5%

Bilingual/ESL

19.4%

Career and technical

93.2%

Gifted and talented

12.8%

Special education

7.5%

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

B

Pharr-San Juan-Alamo ISD: B

Student achievement

B

Pharr-San Juan-Alamo ISD: B

School progress

A

Pharr-San Juan-Alamo ISD: B

Closing the gaps

B

Pharr-San Juan-Alamo 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 2020 Accountability Manual.

Four-year graduation rates

The percentage of students who started ninth grade in 2015-2016 who received a high school diploma on time — by Aug. 31, 2020. Learn more about how four-year graduation rates are defined.

All students

98.8 %

Pharr-San Juan-Alamo ISD: 95.1%

Statewide: 90%

African American

Masked

Pharr-San Juan-Alamo ISD: Masked

Statewide: 86.2%

American Indian

N/A

Pharr-San Juan-Alamo ISD: N/A

Statewide: 87.3%

Asian

Masked

Pharr-San Juan-Alamo ISD: 100%

Statewide: 96.4%

Hispanic

98.8 %

Pharr-San Juan-Alamo ISD: 95.1%

Statewide: 88.2%

Pacific Islander

N/A

Pharr-San Juan-Alamo ISD: N/A

Statewide: 88%

White

Masked

Pharr-San Juan-Alamo ISD: 95%

Statewide: 93.7%

Two or more races

N/A

Pharr-San Juan-Alamo ISD: N/A

Statewide: 91.4%

African American

Masked

American Indian

N/A

Asian

Masked

Hispanic

98.8%

Pacific Islander

N/A

White

Masked

Two or more races

N/A

Dropout rates

The dropout rate for students in grades 9-12 for the 2018-2019 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

0.4 %

Pharr-San Juan-Alamo ISD: 1.1%

Statewide: 1.9%

American Indian

Masked

Pharr-San Juan-Alamo ISD: Masked

Statewide: 2.5%

African American

Masked

Pharr-San Juan-Alamo ISD: 0%

Statewide: 3%

Asian

Masked

Pharr-San Juan-Alamo ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.6%

Hispanic

0.4 %

Pharr-San Juan-Alamo ISD: 1.1%

Statewide: 2.3%

Pacific Islander

N/A

Pharr-San Juan-Alamo ISD: N/A

Statewide: 2.1%

White

0 %

Pharr-San Juan-Alamo ISD: 0%

Statewide: 1%

Two or more races

N/A

Pharr-San Juan-Alamo ISD: N/A

Statewide: 1.7%

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 2018-2019 school year.

All students

41.8 %

Pharr-San Juan-Alamo ISD: 39.7%

Statewide: 25.2%

African American

Masked

Pharr-San Juan-Alamo ISD: 60%

Statewide: 16.2%

American Indian

N/A

Pharr-San Juan-Alamo ISD: Masked

Statewide: 19.4%

Asian

Masked

Pharr-San Juan-Alamo ISD: 80%

Statewide: 60.5%

Hispanic

41.7 %

Pharr-San Juan-Alamo ISD: 39.6%

Statewide: 23%

Pacific Islander

N/A

Pharr-San Juan-Alamo ISD: N/A

Statewide: 21.2%

White

42.9 %

Pharr-San Juan-Alamo ISD: 40%

Statewide: 27%

Two or more races

N/A

Pharr-San Juan-Alamo ISD: N/A

Statewide: 28.4%

AP/IB performance

The percentage of test-taking students in grades 11 and 12 who passed at least one AP or IB exam in the 2018-2019 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

13.9 %

Pharr-San Juan-Alamo ISD: 15%

Statewide: 51%

African American

Masked

Pharr-San Juan-Alamo ISD: Masked

Statewide: 29.2%

American Indian

N/A

Pharr-San Juan-Alamo ISD: N/A

Statewide: 53.5%

Asian

Masked

Pharr-San Juan-Alamo ISD: 25%

Statewide: 75.1%

Hispanic

13.9 %

Pharr-San Juan-Alamo ISD: 14.9%

Statewide: 39.2%

Pacific Islander

N/A

Pharr-San Juan-Alamo ISD: N/A

Statewide: 48.6%

White

Masked

Pharr-San Juan-Alamo ISD: 28.6%

Statewide: 64.5%

Two or more races

N/A

Pharr-San Juan-Alamo ISD: N/A

Statewide: 64.3%

SAT

The average SAT score for students graduating in 2018-2019, 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

950

Pharr-San Juan-Alamo ISD: 944

Statewide: 1027

ACT

The average ACT composite score for students graduating in 2018-2019. The maximum score is 36.

Avg. ACT score

17.2

Pharr-San Juan-Alamo ISD: 17.2

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 students graduating in 2018-2019.

Reading

48.8 %

Pharr-San Juan-Alamo ISD: 54.7%

Statewide: 60.7%

Math

38.8 %

Pharr-San Juan-Alamo ISD: 47%

Statewide: 48.6%

Reading + Math

32.8 %

Pharr-San Juan-Alamo ISD: 39.8%

Statewide: 44.2%

Reading

48.8%

Math

38.8%

Reading + Math

32.8%

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

159.4

African American

0 (0%)

Pharr-San Juan-Alamo ISD: 0.3%

Statewide: 10.8%

American Indian

0 (0%)

Pharr-San Juan-Alamo ISD: 0.1%

Statewide: 0.3%

Asian

3.1 (2%)

Pharr-San Juan-Alamo ISD: 1.1%

Statewide: 1.8%

Hispanic

143.5 (90%)

Pharr-San Juan-Alamo ISD: 94.1%

Statewide: 28.1%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Pharr-San Juan-Alamo ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

12.8 (8.1%)

Pharr-San Juan-Alamo ISD: 4.2%

Statewide: 57.7%

Two or more races

0 (0%)

Pharr-San Juan-Alamo 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

11.1 (7%)

Pharr-San Juan-Alamo ISD: 3%

Statewide: 1.3%

Bachelor's

106.1 (66.6%)

Pharr-San Juan-Alamo ISD: 78.4%

Statewide: 73.4%

Master's

41.9 (26.3%)

Pharr-San Juan-Alamo ISD: 18.3%

Statewide: 24.5%

Doctorate

0.3 (0.2%)

Pharr-San Juan-Alamo 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 2019-2020.

Students per teacher

14.9

Pharr-San Juan-Alamo ISD: 14.9

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

11.6 years

Pharr-San Juan-Alamo 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

$57,905

Pharr-San Juan-Alamo ISD: $57,599

Statewide: $57,091

Beginner

$49,771

Pharr-San Juan-Alamo ISD: $50,457

Statewide: $49,868

1 to 5 years

$52,705

Pharr-San Juan-Alamo ISD: $52,388

Statewide: $52,823

6 to 10 years

$54,733

Pharr-San Juan-Alamo ISD: $54,819

Statewide: $55,756

11 to 20 years

$58,913

Pharr-San Juan-Alamo ISD: $59,192

Statewide: $59,308

20+ years

$68,957

Pharr-San Juan-Alamo ISD: $68,453

Statewide: $65,449

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