Accountability rating (2018-2019)

C

Refugio ISD: C

Total students

376

Avg. teacher experience

14.8 years

Refugio ISD: 14.7 years

Statewide: 11.1 years

Four-year graduation rate

N/A

Refugio ISD: 90.7%

Statewide: 90%

Refugio Elementary School is an elementary school in Refugio, TX, in the Refugio ISD school district. As of the 2019-2020 school year, it had 376 students. The school received an accountability rating of C for the previous school year. 52.4% of students were considered at risk of dropping out of school. 7.2% of students were enrolled in bilingual and English language learning programs.

As of the 2019-2020 school year, an average teacher's salary was $47,326, which is $9,765 less than the state average.

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Contact information

Website

www.refugioisd.net

Address

212 W Vance St
Refugio, TX 78377

Office phone number

(361) 526-4844

Higher Ed Outcomes

Students in Refugio Elementary School are part of the Texas Education Agency’s Region 03. Students who started eighth grade in 2008 in this region had a college graduation rate of 23.6 percent. View a more comprehensive breakdown of the higher education outcomes in Region 03.

Demographics

Race and ethnicity

Total students

376

African American

32 (8.5%)

Refugio ISD: 9.2%

Statewide: 12.6%

American Indian

2 (0.5%)

Refugio ISD: 0.3%

Statewide: 0.4%

Asian

0 (0%)

Refugio ISD: 0.1%

Statewide: 4.6%

Hispanic

248 (66%)

Refugio ISD: 67.5%

Statewide: 52.8%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Refugio ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

91 (24.2%)

Refugio ISD: 21.7%

Statewide: 27%

Two or more races

3 (0.8%)

Refugio ISD: 1.2%

Statewide: 2.5%

African American

8.5%

American Indian

0.5%

Asian

N/A

Hispanic

66.0%

Pacific Islander

N/A

White

24.2%

Two or more races

0.8%

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

52.4 %

Refugio ISD: 55.4%

Statewide: 50.6%

Economically disadvantaged

69.1 %

Refugio ISD: 67.5%

Statewide: 60.3%

Limited English proficiency

7.2 %

Refugio ISD: 5.2%

Statewide: 20.3%

At-risk students

52.4%

Econ. disadvantaged

69.1%

Limited Eng. proficiency

7.2%

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

7.2 %

Refugio ISD: 5.2%

Statewide: 20.6%

Career and Technical

0 %

Refugio ISD: 24.3%

Statewide: 27.6%

Gifted and Talented

1.1 %

Refugio ISD: 2.4%

Statewide: 8.1%

Special Education

13.3 %

Refugio ISD: 12.1%

Statewide: 10.5%

Bilingual/ESL

7.2%

Career and technical

N/A

Gifted and talented

1.1%

Special education

13.3%

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

C

Refugio ISD: C

Student achievement

C

Refugio ISD: C

School progress

C

Refugio ISD: C

Closing the gaps

D

Refugio ISD: D

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

31.2

African American

0.1 (0.2%)

Refugio ISD: 1.6%

Statewide: 10.8%

American Indian

0 (0%)

Refugio ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.3%

Asian

0 (0%)

Refugio ISD: 1.4%

Statewide: 1.8%

Hispanic

8.7 (27.9%)

Refugio ISD: 28.6%

Statewide: 28.1%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Refugio ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

22.4 (71.9%)

Refugio ISD: 68.3%

Statewide: 57.7%

Two or more races

0 (0%)

Refugio 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%)

Refugio ISD: 0%

Statewide: 1.3%

Bachelor's

26.3 (84.3%)

Refugio ISD: 80.9%

Statewide: 73.4%

Master's

4.9 (15.7%)

Refugio ISD: 19.1%

Statewide: 24.5%

Doctorate

0 (0%)

Refugio ISD: 0%

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

12.1

Refugio ISD: 10.5

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

14.8 years

Refugio ISD: 14.7 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

$47,326

Refugio ISD: $47,351

Statewide: $57,091

Beginner

$33,660

Refugio ISD: $33,660

Statewide: $49,868

1 to 5 years

$36,627

Refugio ISD: $36,796

Statewide: $52,823

6 to 10 years

$43,039

Refugio ISD: $43,739

Statewide: $55,756

11 to 20 years

$50,252

Refugio ISD: $52,552

Statewide: $59,308

20+ years

$56,311

Refugio ISD: $55,845

Statewide: $65,449

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