Accountability rating (2018-2019)

B

Tornillo ISD: B

Total students

330

Avg. teacher experience

10.3 years

Tornillo ISD: 9.4 years

Statewide: 11.1 years

Four-year graduation rate

80 %

Tornillo ISD: 80%

Statewide: 90%

Tornillo High School is a high school in Tornillo, TX, in the Tornillo ISD school district. As of the 2019-2020 school year, it had 330 students. 65.5% of students were considered at risk of dropping out of school. 21.8% of students were enrolled in bilingual and English language learning programs. The school received an accountability rating of B for the previous school year.

In the Class of 2019, 80% of students received their high school diplomas on time or earlier. The dropout rate for students in grades 9-12 was 1.5% during the 2018-2019 school year.

The average SAT score at Tornillo High School was 845 for 2018-2019 graduates. The average ACT score was 14.5.

As of the 2019-2020 school year, an average teacher's salary was $55,256, which is $1,835 less than the state average. On average, teachers had 10.3 years of experience.

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Contact information

Website

www.tisd.us

Address

P O Box 170
Tornillo, TX 79853-0170

Office phone number

(915) 765-3550

Principal

Higher Ed Outcomes

Students in Tornillo High School are part of the Texas Education Agency’s Region 19. Students who started eighth grade in 2008 in this region had a college graduation rate of 19.7 percent. View a more comprehensive breakdown of the higher education outcomes in Region 19.

Demographics

Race and ethnicity

Total students

330

African American

0 (0%)

Tornillo ISD: 0%

Statewide: 12.6%

American Indian

0 (0%)

Tornillo ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.4%

Asian

0 (0%)

Tornillo ISD: 0%

Statewide: 4.6%

Hispanic

330 (100%)

Tornillo ISD: 99.8%

Statewide: 52.8%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Tornillo ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

0 (0%)

Tornillo ISD: 0.2%

Statewide: 27%

Two or more races

0 (0%)

Tornillo ISD: 0%

Statewide: 2.5%

African American

N/A

American Indian

N/A

Asian

N/A

Hispanic

100.0%

Pacific Islander

N/A

White

N/A

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

65.5 %

Tornillo ISD: 75.8%

Statewide: 50.6%

Economically disadvantaged

92.7 %

Tornillo ISD: 93.5%

Statewide: 60.3%

Limited English proficiency

33 %

Tornillo ISD: 55.4%

Statewide: 20.3%

At-risk students

65.5%

Econ. disadvantaged

92.7%

Limited Eng. proficiency

33.0%

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

21.8 %

Tornillo ISD: 39.2%

Statewide: 20.6%

Career and Technical

95.2 %

Tornillo ISD: 40.6%

Statewide: 27.6%

Gifted and Talented

5.8 %

Tornillo ISD: 4.5%

Statewide: 8.1%

Special Education

7 %

Tornillo ISD: 7.2%

Statewide: 10.5%

Bilingual/ESL

21.8%

Career and technical

95.2%

Gifted and talented

5.8%

Special education

7.0%

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

Tornillo ISD: B

Student achievement

B

Tornillo ISD: B

School progress

B

Tornillo ISD: B

Closing the gaps

C

Tornillo ISD: C

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 and received a high school diploma on time — by Aug. 31, 2020. Learn more about how four-year graduation rates are defined.

All students

80 %

Tornillo ISD: 80%

Statewide: 90%

African American

N/A

Tornillo ISD: N/A

Statewide: 86.2%

American Indian

N/A

Tornillo ISD: N/A

Statewide: 87.3%

Asian

N/A

Tornillo ISD: N/A

Statewide: 96.4%

Hispanic

80 %

Tornillo ISD: 80%

Statewide: 88.2%

Pacific Islander

N/A

Tornillo ISD: N/A

Statewide: 88%

White

N/A

Tornillo ISD: N/A

Statewide: 93.7%

Two or more races

N/A

Tornillo ISD: N/A

Statewide: 91.4%

African American

N/A

American Indian

N/A

Asian

N/A

Hispanic

80.0%

Pacific Islander

N/A

White

N/A

Two or more races

N/A

Dropout rates

The dropout rate for students in grades 9-12 during 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

1.5 %

Tornillo ISD: 1.5%

Statewide: 1.9%

American Indian

Masked

Tornillo ISD: Masked

Statewide: 2.5%

African American

N/A

Tornillo ISD: N/A

Statewide: 3%

Asian

N/A

Tornillo ISD: N/A

Statewide: 0.6%

Hispanic

1.5 %

Tornillo ISD: 1.5%

Statewide: 2.3%

Pacific Islander

N/A

Tornillo ISD: N/A

Statewide: 2.1%

White

N/A

Tornillo ISD: N/A

Statewide: 1%

Two or more races

N/A

Tornillo 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

18.6 %

Tornillo ISD: 18.6%

Statewide: 25.2%

African American

N/A

Tornillo ISD: N/A

Statewide: 16.2%

American Indian

Masked

Tornillo ISD: Masked

Statewide: 19.4%

Asian

N/A

Tornillo ISD: N/A

Statewide: 60.5%

Hispanic

18.7 %

Tornillo ISD: 18.7%

Statewide: 23%

Pacific Islander

N/A

Tornillo ISD: N/A

Statewide: 21.2%

White

N/A

Tornillo ISD: N/A

Statewide: 27%

Two or more races

N/A

Tornillo 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

87.1 %

Tornillo ISD: 87.1%

Statewide: 51%

African American

N/A

Tornillo ISD: N/A

Statewide: 29.2%

American Indian

N/A

Tornillo ISD: N/A

Statewide: 53.5%

Asian

N/A

Tornillo ISD: N/A

Statewide: 75.1%

Hispanic

87.1 %

Tornillo ISD: 87.1%

Statewide: 39.2%

Pacific Islander

N/A

Tornillo ISD: N/A

Statewide: 48.6%

White

N/A

Tornillo ISD: N/A

Statewide: 64.5%

Two or more races

N/A

Tornillo 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

845

Tornillo ISD: 845

Statewide: 1027

ACT

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

Avg. ACT score

14.5

Tornillo ISD: 14.5

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

38.7 %

Tornillo ISD: 38.7%

Statewide: 60.7%

Math

29.3 %

Tornillo ISD: 29.3%

Statewide: 48.6%

Reading + Math

20 %

Tornillo ISD: 20%

Statewide: 44.2%

Reading

38.7%

Math

29.3%

Reading + Math

20.0%

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

23.7

African American

0 (0%)

Tornillo ISD: 0%

Statewide: 10.8%

American Indian

0 (0%)

Tornillo ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.3%

Asian

0 (0%)

Tornillo ISD: 0%

Statewide: 1.8%

Hispanic

20.2 (85%)

Tornillo ISD: 88.6%

Statewide: 28.1%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Tornillo ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

3.6 (15%)

Tornillo ISD: 11.4%

Statewide: 57.7%

Two or more races

0 (0%)

Tornillo 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%)

Tornillo ISD: 0%

Statewide: 1.3%

Bachelor's

12.6 (52.9%)

Tornillo ISD: 72.1%

Statewide: 73.4%

Master's

9.2 (38.7%)

Tornillo ISD: 25.1%

Statewide: 24.5%

Doctorate

2 (8.4%)

Tornillo ISD: 2.9%

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

13.9

Tornillo ISD: 14.3

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

10.3 years

Tornillo ISD: 9.4 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

$55,256

Tornillo ISD: $52,315

Statewide: $57,091

Beginner

$32,330

Tornillo ISD: $46,074

Statewide: $49,868

1 to 5 years

$54,791

Tornillo ISD: $52,416

Statewide: $52,823

6 to 10 years

$55,373

Tornillo ISD: $53,005

Statewide: $55,756

11 to 20 years

$56,569

Tornillo ISD: $50,990

Statewide: $59,308

20+ years

$64,004

Tornillo ISD: $62,602

Statewide: $65,449

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