Accountability rating

C

Tidehaven ISD: B

Total students

264

Avg. teacher experience

12.9 years

Tidehaven ISD: 10.7 years

Statewide: 11.1 years

Four-year graduation rate

N/A

Tidehaven ISD: 96.9%

Statewide: 90%

Blessing Elementary School is an elementary school in Blessing, TX, in the Tidehaven ISD school district. As of the 2018-2019 school year, it had 264 students. The school received an accountability rating of C. 38.6% of students were considered at risk of dropping out of school. 20.8% of students were enrolled in bilingual and English language learning programs.

An average teacher's salary was $53,754, which is $368 less than the state average.

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Contact information

Website

www.tidehavenisd.com

Address

P O Box 170
Blessing, TX 77419-0170

Office phone number

(979) 843-4330

Principal

Higher Ed Outcomes

Students in Blessing 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

Ethnicity

Total students

264

African American

0 (0%)

Tidehaven ISD: 2.8%

Statewide: 12.6%

American Indian

0 (0%)

Tidehaven ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.4%

Asian

0 (0%)

Tidehaven ISD: 0%

Statewide: 4.5%

Hispanic

168 (63.6%)

Tidehaven ISD: 51.5%

Statewide: 52.6%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Tidehaven ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

93 (35.2%)

Tidehaven ISD: 43.5%

Statewide: 27.4%

Two or more races

3 (1.1%)

Tidehaven ISD: 2.3%

Statewide: 2.4%

African American

N/A

American Indian

N/A

Asian

N/A

Hispanic

63.6%

Pacific Islander

N/A

White

35.2%

Two or more races

1.1%

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

38.6 %

Tidehaven ISD: 42.8%

Statewide: 50.1%

Economically disadvantaged

64 %

Tidehaven ISD: 56.3%

Statewide: 60.6%

Limited English proficiency

20.8 %

Tidehaven ISD: 9.5%

Statewide: 19.5%

At-risk students

38.6%

Econ. disadvantaged

64.0%

Limited Eng. proficiency

20.8%

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

20.8 %

Tidehaven ISD: 9.4%

Statewide: 19.7%

Career and Technical

0 %

Tidehaven ISD: 36.8%

Statewide: 26.3%

Gifted and Talented

4.2 %

Tidehaven ISD: 7.3%

Statewide: 8.1%

Special Education

7.2 %

Tidehaven ISD: 7.5%

Statewide: 9.6%

Bilingual/ESL

20.8%

Career and technical

N/A

Gifted and talented

4.2%

Special education

7.2%

Academics

Accountability ratings

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

Overall

C

Tidehaven ISD: B

Student achievement

C

Tidehaven ISD: B

School progress

C

Tidehaven ISD: A

Closing the gaps

C

Tidehaven 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

15.1

African American

0.6 (3.7%)

Tidehaven ISD: 2.9%

Statewide: 10.6%

American Indian

0 (0%)

Tidehaven ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.3%

Asian

0 (0%)

Tidehaven ISD: 0%

Statewide: 1.7%

Hispanic

2.5 (16.6%)

Tidehaven ISD: 15%

Statewide: 27.7%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Tidehaven ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

12.1 (79.7%)

Tidehaven ISD: 80.7%

Statewide: 58.4%

Two or more races

0 (0%)

Tidehaven ISD: 1.4%

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%)

Tidehaven ISD: 1.5%

Statewide: 1.4%

Bachelor's

12.6 (83.4%)

Tidehaven ISD: 81.2%

Statewide: 73.6%

Master's

2.5 (16.6%)

Tidehaven ISD: 17.3%

Statewide: 24.3%

Doctorate

0 (0%)

Tidehaven 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

17.5

Tidehaven ISD: 14.3

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

12.9 years

Tidehaven ISD: 10.7 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

$53,754

Tidehaven ISD: $53,858

Statewide: $54,122

Beginner

N/A

Tidehaven ISD: $45,635

Statewide: $47,218

1 to 5 years

$48,539

Tidehaven ISD: $48,933

Statewide: $50,408

6 to 10 years

$50,017

Tidehaven ISD: $51,102

Statewide: $52,786

11 to 20 years

$56,789

Tidehaven ISD: $56,951

Statewide: $56,041

20+ years

$62,017

Tidehaven ISD: $66,760

Statewide: $62,039

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