Accountability rating

B

Academy ISD: B

Total students

450

Avg. teacher experience

15.5 years

Academy ISD: 13.4 years

Statewide: 11.1 years

Four-year graduation rate

99 %

Academy ISD: 99%

Statewide: 90%

Academy High School is a high school in Little River, TX, in the Academy ISD school district. As of the 2018-2019 school year, it had 450 students. The school received an accountability rating of B. 30.9% of students were considered at risk of dropping out of school. 1.3% of students were enrolled in bilingual and English language learning programs.

An average teacher's salary was $49,300, which is $4,822 less than the state average. The average SAT score at Academy High School was 1125. The average ACT score was 23.1. In the Class of 2018, 99% of students received their high school diplomas on time or earlier. The dropout rate was 0.6%.

Contact information

Website

www.academyisd.net

Address

602 E Main St
Little River, TX 76554-0548

Office phone number

(254) 982-4201

Higher Ed Outcomes

Students in Academy High School are part of the Texas Education Agency’s Region 12. Students who started eighth grade in 2007 in this region had a college graduation rate of 22.2 percent. View a more comprehensive breakdown of the higher education outcomes in Region 12.

Demographics

Ethnicity

Total students

450

African American

24 (5.3%)

Academy ISD: 6.2%

Statewide: 12.6%

American Indian

3 (0.7%)

Academy ISD: 0.8%

Statewide: 0.4%

Asian

3 (0.7%)

Academy ISD: 0.9%

Statewide: 4.5%

Hispanic

94 (20.9%)

Academy ISD: 21.4%

Statewide: 52.6%

Pacific Islander

2 (0.4%)

Academy ISD: 0.4%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

310 (68.9%)

Academy ISD: 66.7%

Statewide: 27.4%

Two or more races

14 (3.1%)

Academy ISD: 3.5%

Statewide: 2.4%

African American

5.3%

American Indian

0.7%

Asian

0.7%

Hispanic

20.9%

Pacific Islander

0.4%

White

68.9%

Two or more races

3.1%

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

30.9 %

Academy ISD: 26.2%

Statewide: 50.1%

Economically disadvantaged

35.1 %

Academy ISD: 44.5%

Statewide: 60.6%

Limited English proficiency

1.3 %

Academy ISD: 4.9%

Statewide: 19.5%

At-risk students

30.9%

Econ. disadvantaged

35.1%

Limited Eng. proficiency

1.3%

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

1.3 %

Academy ISD: 4.6%

Statewide: 19.7%

Career and Technical

87.3 %

Academy ISD: 23.9%

Statewide: 26.3%

Gifted and Talented

7.1 %

Academy ISD: 7.9%

Statewide: 8.1%

Special Education

12.7 %

Academy ISD: 9.1%

Statewide: 9.6%

Bilingual/ESL

1.3%

Career and technical

87.3%

Gifted and talented

7.1%

Special education

12.7%

Academics

Accountability ratings

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

Overall

B

Academy ISD: B

Student achievement

B

Academy ISD: B

School progress

C

Academy ISD: B

Closing the gaps

C

Academy 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.

Four-year graduation rates

The percentage of students who started ninth grade in 2014-2015 who received a high school diploma on time — by Aug. 31, 2018. (Learn more about how four-year graduation rates are defined.)

All students

99 %

Academy ISD: 99%

Statewide: 90%

African American

Masked

Academy ISD: Masked

Statewide: 86.5%

American Indian

Masked

Academy ISD: Masked

Statewide: 85.1%

Asian

Masked

Academy ISD: Masked

Statewide: 96.4%

Hispanic

100 %

Academy ISD: 100%

Statewide: 88.2%

Pacific Islander

N/A

Academy ISD: N/A

Statewide: 86.4%

White

100 %

Academy ISD: 100%

Statewide: 93.6%

Two or more races

Masked

Academy ISD: Masked

Statewide: 91.4%

African American

Masked

American Indian

Masked

Asian

Masked

Hispanic

100.0%

Pacific Islander

N/A

White

100.0%

Two or more races

Masked

Dropout rates

The dropout rate for students in grades 9-12 for the 2017-2018 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

0.6 %

Academy ISD: 0.6%

Statewide: 1.9%

American Indian

Masked

Academy ISD: Masked

Statewide: 2.9%

African American

0 %

Academy ISD: 0%

Statewide: 2.8%

Asian

0 %

Academy ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.5%

Hispanic

1 %

Academy ISD: 1%

Statewide: 2.3%

Pacific Islander

Masked

Academy ISD: Masked

Statewide: 2.7%

White

0.6 %

Academy ISD: 0.6%

Statewide: 1%

Two or more races

0 %

Academy ISD: 0%

Statewide: 1.6%

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 2017-2018 school year.

All students

9.6 %

Academy ISD: 9.6%

Statewide: 25.8%

African American

11.1 %

Academy ISD: 11.1%

Statewide: 17%

American Indian

Masked

Academy ISD: Masked

Statewide: 21.9%

Asian

Masked

Academy ISD: Masked

Statewide: 60.9%

Hispanic

7.9 %

Academy ISD: 7.9%

Statewide: 23.5%

Pacific Islander

N/A

Academy ISD: N/A

Statewide: 20.2%

White

10.6 %

Academy ISD: 10.6%

Statewide: 27.8%

Two or more races

0 %

Academy ISD: 0%

Statewide: 28.9%

AP/IB performance

The percentage of test-taking students who passed at least one AP or IB exam in the 2017-2018 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

81 %

Academy ISD: 81%

Statewide: 50.7%

African American

Masked

Academy ISD: Masked

Statewide: 29.2%

American Indian

N/A

Academy ISD: N/A

Statewide: 51%

Asian

N/A

Academy ISD: N/A

Statewide: 74.6%

Hispanic

Masked

Academy ISD: Masked

Statewide: 38.4%

Pacific Islander

N/A

Academy ISD: N/A

Statewide: 52.5%

White

82.4 %

Academy ISD: 82.4%

Statewide: 64.8%

Two or more races

N/A

Academy ISD: N/A

Statewide: 62.8%

SAT

The average SAT score for the Class of 2018, 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

1125

Academy ISD: 1125

Statewide: 1036

ACT

The average ACT composite score for the Class of 2018. The maximum score is 36.

Avg. ACT score

23.1

Academy ISD: 23.1

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 the Class of 2018.

Reading

62.4 %

Academy ISD: 62.4%

Statewide: 58.2%

Math

50.5 %

Academy ISD: 50.5%

Statewide: 46%

Reading + Math

48.5 %

Academy ISD: 48.5%

Statewide: 42.1%

Reading

62.4%

Math

50.5%

Reading + Math

48.5%

Staff

Teacher ethnicities

These figures are expressed as a percentage of the total teacher full-time equivalent (FTE).

Total teacher FTEs

35.4

African American

0 (0%)

Academy ISD: 0.9%

Statewide: 10.6%

American Indian

0 (0%)

Academy ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.3%

Asian

0 (0%)

Academy ISD: 0%

Statewide: 1.7%

Hispanic

1.8 (5%)

Academy ISD: 2.6%

Statewide: 27.7%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Academy ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

33.6 (95%)

Academy ISD: 96.5%

Statewide: 58.4%

Two or more races

0 (0%)

Academy 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%)

Academy ISD: 0%

Statewide: 1.4%

Bachelor's

31.6 (89.1%)

Academy ISD: 93.3%

Statewide: 73.6%

Master's

3.8 (10.9%)

Academy ISD: 6.7%

Statewide: 24.3%

Doctorate

0 (0%)

Academy 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

12.7

Academy ISD: 14.4

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

15.5 years

Academy ISD: 13.4 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

$49,300

Academy ISD: $48,075

Statewide: $54,122

Beginner

N/A

Academy ISD: N/A

Statewide: $47,218

1 to 5 years

$44,439

Academy ISD: $42,686

Statewide: $50,408

6 to 10 years

$36,845

Academy ISD: $41,982

Statewide: $52,786

11 to 20 years

$51,475

Academy ISD: $49,656

Statewide: $56,041

20+ years

$55,588

Academy ISD: $55,680

Statewide: $62,039

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