Accountability rating

C

Port Neches-Groves ISD: A

Total students

646

Avg. teacher experience

12.6 years

Port Neches-Groves ISD: 14.5 years

Statewide: 11.1 years

Four-year graduation rate

N/A

Port Neches-Groves ISD: 93.9%

Statewide: 90%

Groves Middle School is a middle school or junior high school in Groves, TX, in the Port Neches-Groves ISD school district. As of the 2018-2019 school year, it had 646 students. The school received an accountability rating of C. 35.9% of students were considered at risk of dropping out of school. 4.6% of students were enrolled in bilingual and English language learning programs.

An average teacher's salary was $52,619, which is $1,503 less than the state average.

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Contact information

Address

5201 Wilson St
Groves, TX 77619-6051

Office phone number

(409) 962-0225

Principal

Higher Ed Outcomes

Students in Groves Middle School are part of the Texas Education Agency’s Region 05. Students who started eighth grade in 2008 in this region had a college graduation rate of 21.4 percent. View a more comprehensive breakdown of the higher education outcomes in Region 05.

Demographics

Ethnicity

Total students

646

African American

18 (2.8%)

Port Neches-Groves ISD: 3.3%

Statewide: 12.6%

American Indian

1 (0.2%)

Port Neches-Groves ISD: 0.1%

Statewide: 0.4%

Asian

11 (1.7%)

Port Neches-Groves ISD: 5.8%

Statewide: 4.5%

Hispanic

213 (33%)

Port Neches-Groves ISD: 26.4%

Statewide: 52.6%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Port Neches-Groves ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

378 (58.5%)

Port Neches-Groves ISD: 61.9%

Statewide: 27.4%

Two or more races

25 (3.9%)

Port Neches-Groves ISD: 2.5%

Statewide: 2.4%

African American

2.8%

American Indian

0.2%

Asian

1.7%

Hispanic

33.0%

Pacific Islander

N/A

White

58.5%

Two or more races

3.9%

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

35.9 %

Port Neches-Groves ISD: 34.4%

Statewide: 50.1%

Economically disadvantaged

50.9 %

Port Neches-Groves ISD: 46.3%

Statewide: 60.6%

Limited English proficiency

4.6 %

Port Neches-Groves ISD: 5.5%

Statewide: 19.5%

At-risk students

35.9%

Econ. disadvantaged

50.9%

Limited Eng. proficiency

4.6%

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

4.6 %

Port Neches-Groves ISD: 5.4%

Statewide: 19.7%

Career and Technical

10.1 %

Port Neches-Groves ISD: 28.4%

Statewide: 26.3%

Gifted and Talented

9.1 %

Port Neches-Groves ISD: 12%

Statewide: 8.1%

Special Education

9.3 %

Port Neches-Groves ISD: 9.6%

Statewide: 9.6%

Bilingual/ESL

4.6%

Career and technical

10.1%

Gifted and talented

9.1%

Special education

9.3%

Academics

Accountability ratings

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

Overall

C

Port Neches-Groves ISD: A

Student achievement

B

Port Neches-Groves ISD: A

School progress

B

Port Neches-Groves ISD: A

Closing the gaps

D

Port Neches-Groves 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

42.7

African American

0 (0%)

Port Neches-Groves ISD: 0%

Statewide: 10.6%

American Indian

2 (4.7%)

Port Neches-Groves ISD: 0.8%

Statewide: 0.3%

Asian

0 (0%)

Port Neches-Groves ISD: 0.3%

Statewide: 1.7%

Hispanic

1 (2.3%)

Port Neches-Groves ISD: 4.8%

Statewide: 27.7%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Port Neches-Groves ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

38.7 (90.6%)

Port Neches-Groves ISD: 93.5%

Statewide: 58.4%

Two or more races

1 (2.3%)

Port Neches-Groves ISD: 0.6%

Statewide: 1.1%

Highest degree held by teachers

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

No degree

2 (4.7%)

Port Neches-Groves ISD: 2.1%

Statewide: 1.4%

Bachelor's

35.7 (83.6%)

Port Neches-Groves ISD: 80.8%

Statewide: 73.6%

Master's

5 (11.7%)

Port Neches-Groves ISD: 17%

Statewide: 24.3%

Doctorate

0 (0%)

Port Neches-Groves 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

15.1

Port Neches-Groves ISD: 14.5

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

12.6 years

Port Neches-Groves ISD: 14.5 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

$52,619

Port Neches-Groves ISD: $53,191

Statewide: $54,122

Beginner

$41,000

Port Neches-Groves ISD: $40,601

Statewide: $47,218

1 to 5 years

$47,231

Port Neches-Groves ISD: $45,651

Statewide: $50,408

6 to 10 years

$47,113

Port Neches-Groves ISD: $49,178

Statewide: $52,786

11 to 20 years

$53,027

Port Neches-Groves ISD: $51,994

Statewide: $56,041

20+ years

$63,892

Port Neches-Groves ISD: $64,432

Statewide: $62,039

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