Accountability rating (2018-2019)

B

United ISD: A

Total students

417

Avg. teacher experience

19.3 years

United ISD: 13.8 years

Statewide: 11.1 years

Four-year graduation rate

N/A

United ISD: 96.1%

Statewide: 90%

Finley Elementary School is an elementary school in Laredo, TX, in the United ISD school district. As of the 2019-2020 school year, it had 417 students. The school received an accountability rating of B for the previous school year. 54% of students were considered at risk of dropping out of school. 38.8% of students were enrolled in bilingual and English language learning programs.

As of the 2019-2020 school year, an average teacher's salary was $63,162, which is $6,071 more than the state average.

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Contact information

Website

www.uisd.net

Address

2001 Lowry Rd
Laredo, TX 78045-8552

Office phone number

(956) 473-4500

Principal

Higher Ed Outcomes

Students in Finley Elementary School are part of the Texas Education Agency’s Region 01. Students who started eighth grade in 2008 in this region had a college graduation rate of 22.2 percent. View a more comprehensive breakdown of the higher education outcomes in Region 01.

Demographics

Race and ethnicity

Total students

417

African American

0 (0%)

United ISD: 0.1%

Statewide: 12.6%

American Indian

0 (0%)

United ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.4%

Asian

0 (0%)

United ISD: 0.3%

Statewide: 4.6%

Hispanic

417 (100%)

United ISD: 98.9%

Statewide: 52.8%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

United ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

0 (0%)

United ISD: 0.6%

Statewide: 27%

Two or more races

0 (0%)

United 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

54 %

United ISD: 52.8%

Statewide: 50.6%

Economically disadvantaged

87.5 %

United ISD: 74.9%

Statewide: 60.3%

Limited English proficiency

38.8 %

United ISD: 33.1%

Statewide: 20.3%

At-risk students

54.0%

Econ. disadvantaged

87.5%

Limited Eng. proficiency

38.8%

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

38.8 %

United ISD: 38.7%

Statewide: 20.6%

Career and Technical

0 %

United ISD: 35.7%

Statewide: 27.6%

Gifted and Talented

6 %

United ISD: 14.1%

Statewide: 8.1%

Special Education

14.1 %

United ISD: 10.2%

Statewide: 10.5%

Bilingual/ESL

38.8%

Career and technical

N/A

Gifted and talented

6.0%

Special education

14.1%

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

United ISD: A

Student achievement

C

United ISD: A

School progress

B

United ISD: A

Closing the gaps

B

United ISD: A

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

30

African American

0 (0%)

United ISD: 0.1%

Statewide: 10.8%

American Indian

0 (0%)

United ISD: 0.1%

Statewide: 0.3%

Asian

0 (0%)

United ISD: 0.6%

Statewide: 1.8%

Hispanic

30 (100%)

United ISD: 96.2%

Statewide: 28.1%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

United ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

0 (0%)

United ISD: 2.9%

Statewide: 57.7%

Two or more races

0 (0%)

United ISD: 0.2%

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%)

United ISD: 1%

Statewide: 1.3%

Bachelor's

25 (83.3%)

United ISD: 75.6%

Statewide: 73.4%

Master's

5 (16.7%)

United ISD: 23%

Statewide: 24.5%

Doctorate

0 (0%)

United ISD: 0.4%

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

United ISD: 16.5

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

19.3 years

United ISD: 13.8 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

$63,162

United ISD: $59,853

Statewide: $57,091

Beginner

N/A

United ISD: $50,876

Statewide: $49,868

1 to 5 years

$53,400

United ISD: $54,027

Statewide: $52,823

6 to 10 years

$55,900

United ISD: $56,895

Statewide: $55,756

11 to 20 years

$60,341

United ISD: $60,532

Statewide: $59,308

20+ years

$68,130

United ISD: $66,551

Statewide: $65,449

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