Accountability rating (2018-2019)

C

Tornillo ISD: B

Total students

243

Avg. teacher experience

9.4 years

Tornillo ISD: 9.4 years

Statewide: 11.1 years

Four-year graduation rate

N/A

Tornillo ISD: 80%

Statewide: 90%

Tornillo Jh is a middle school or junior high school in Tornillo, TX, in the Tornillo ISD school district. As of the 2019-2020 school year, it had 243 students. 73.7% of students were considered at risk of dropping out of school. 31.3% of students were enrolled in bilingual and English language learning programs. The school received an accountability rating of C for the previous school year.

As of the 2019-2020 school year, an average teacher's salary was $51,704, which is $5,387 less than the state average. On average, teachers had 9.4 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) 765-3455

Principal

Higher Ed Outcomes

Students in Tornillo Jh 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

243

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

243 (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

73.7 %

Tornillo ISD: 75.8%

Statewide: 50.6%

Economically disadvantaged

97.5 %

Tornillo ISD: 93.5%

Statewide: 60.3%

Limited English proficiency

48.6 %

Tornillo ISD: 55.4%

Statewide: 20.3%

At-risk students

73.7%

Econ. disadvantaged

97.5%

Limited Eng. proficiency

48.6%

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

31.3 %

Tornillo ISD: 39.2%

Statewide: 20.6%

Career and Technical

37.9 %

Tornillo ISD: 40.6%

Statewide: 27.6%

Gifted and Talented

4.5 %

Tornillo ISD: 4.5%

Statewide: 8.1%

Special Education

6.2 %

Tornillo ISD: 7.2%

Statewide: 10.5%

Bilingual/ESL

31.3%

Career and technical

37.9%

Gifted and talented

4.5%

Special education

6.2%

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

Tornillo ISD: B

Student achievement

D

Tornillo ISD: B

School progress

B

Tornillo ISD: B

Closing the gaps

D

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.

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

18.5

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

16 (86.4%)

Tornillo ISD: 88.6%

Statewide: 28.1%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Tornillo ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

2.5 (13.6%)

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

16.2 (87.3%)

Tornillo ISD: 72.1%

Statewide: 73.4%

Master's

2.4 (12.7%)

Tornillo ISD: 25.1%

Statewide: 24.5%

Doctorate

0 (0%)

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

13.1

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

9.4 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

$51,704

Tornillo ISD: $52,315

Statewide: $57,091

Beginner

$50,387

Tornillo ISD: $46,074

Statewide: $49,868

1 to 5 years

$51,718

Tornillo ISD: $52,416

Statewide: $52,823

6 to 10 years

$49,631

Tornillo ISD: $53,005

Statewide: $55,756

11 to 20 years

$52,069

Tornillo ISD: $50,990

Statewide: $59,308

20+ years

$61,740

Tornillo ISD: $62,602

Statewide: $65,449

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