Accountability rating (2018-2019)

B

Uplift Education: B

Total students

523

Avg. teacher experience

2.7 years

Uplift Education: 3.8 years

Statewide: 11.1 years

Four-year graduation rate

N/A

Uplift Education: 98.3%

Statewide: 90%

Uplift Mighty Middle School is a charter middle school or junior high school in Dallas, TX, in the Uplift Education school district. As of the 2019-2020 school year, it had 523 students. 60.4% of students were considered at risk of dropping out of school. 38.6% of students were enrolled in bilingual and English language learning programs. The school received an accountability rating of B for the previous school year.

As of the 2019-2020 school year, an average teacher's salary was $51,929, which is $5,162 less than the state average. On average, teachers had 2.7 years of experience.

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Contact information

Address

1825 Market Center Blvd Ste 500
Dallas, TX 75207

Office phone number

(817) 288-3800

Higher Ed Outcomes

Students in Uplift Mighty Middle School are part of the Texas Education Agency’s Region 10. Students who started eighth grade in 2008 in this region had a college graduation rate of 22.1 percent. View a more comprehensive breakdown of the higher education outcomes in Region 10.

Demographics

Race and ethnicity

Total students

523

African American

120 (22.9%)

Uplift Education: 20.6%

Statewide: 12.6%

American Indian

1 (0.2%)

Uplift Education: 0.2%

Statewide: 0.4%

Asian

1 (0.2%)

Uplift Education: 6.3%

Statewide: 4.6%

Hispanic

392 (75%)

Uplift Education: 67.9%

Statewide: 52.8%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Uplift Education: 0%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

6 (1.1%)

Uplift Education: 3.2%

Statewide: 27%

Two or more races

3 (0.6%)

Uplift Education: 1.9%

Statewide: 2.5%

African American

22.9%

American Indian

0.2%

Asian

0.2%

Hispanic

75.0%

Pacific Islander

N/A

White

1.1%

Two or more races

0.6%

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

60.4 %

Uplift Education: 53.8%

Statewide: 50.6%

Economically disadvantaged

85.7 %

Uplift Education: 80%

Statewide: 60.3%

Limited English proficiency

42.6 %

Uplift Education: 31.5%

Statewide: 20.3%

At-risk students

60.4%

Econ. disadvantaged

85.7%

Limited Eng. proficiency

42.6%

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

38.6 %

Uplift Education: 31.9%

Statewide: 20.6%

Career and Technical

0 %

Uplift Education: 23.2%

Statewide: 27.6%

Gifted and Talented

0 %

Uplift Education: 0%

Statewide: 8.1%

Special Education

13.6 %

Uplift Education: 7.7%

Statewide: 10.5%

Bilingual/ESL

38.6%

Career and technical

N/A

Gifted and talented

N/A

Special education

13.6%

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

Uplift Education: B

Student achievement

C

Uplift Education: B

School progress

B

Uplift Education: B

Closing the gaps

C

Uplift Education: 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 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

29.9

African American

13 (43.5%)

Uplift Education: 32.3%

Statewide: 10.8%

American Indian

0 (0%)

Uplift Education: 0.2%

Statewide: 0.3%

Asian

1 (3.3%)

Uplift Education: 3.4%

Statewide: 1.8%

Hispanic

10.3 (34.3%)

Uplift Education: 20.4%

Statewide: 28.1%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Uplift Education: 0%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

5.6 (18.9%)

Uplift Education: 40.6%

Statewide: 57.7%

Two or more races

0 (0%)

Uplift Education: 3%

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%)

Uplift Education: 0.8%

Statewide: 1.3%

Bachelor's

24.6 (82.3%)

Uplift Education: 69.9%

Statewide: 73.4%

Master's

5.3 (17.7%)

Uplift Education: 27.5%

Statewide: 24.5%

Doctorate

0 (0%)

Uplift Education: 1.7%

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

17.5

Uplift Education: 15.7

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

2.7 years

Uplift Education: 3.8 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

$51,929

Uplift Education: $56,749

Statewide: $57,091

Beginner

$53,226

Uplift Education: $53,553

Statewide: $49,868

1 to 5 years

$49,214

Uplift Education: $55,591

Statewide: $52,823

6 to 10 years

$58,999

Uplift Education: $59,253

Statewide: $55,756

11 to 20 years

$64,491

Uplift Education: $66,509

Statewide: $59,308

20+ years

N/A

Uplift Education: $76,703

Statewide: $65,449

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