Accountability rating

B

Aldine ISD: B

Total students

1,932

Avg. teacher experience

11.8 years

Aldine ISD: 9.7 years

Statewide: 11.1 years

Four-year graduation rate

87.6 %

Aldine ISD: 81.7%

Statewide: 90%

Nimitz High School is a high school in Houston, TX, in the Aldine ISD school district. As of the 2018-2019 school year, it had 1,932 students. The school received an accountability rating of B. 76.1% of students were considered at risk of dropping out of school. 9.5% of students were enrolled in bilingual and English language learning programs.

An average teacher's salary was $60,762, which is $6,640 more than the state average. The average SAT score at Nimitz High School was 882. The average ACT score was 17.2. In the Class of 2018, 87.6% of students received their high school diplomas on time or earlier. The dropout rate was 3.2%.

Contact information

Website

www.aldineisd.org

Address

2005 W W Thorne Dr
Houston, TX 77073-3301

Office phone number

(281) 443-7480

Higher Ed Outcomes

Students in Nimitz High School are part of the Texas Education Agency’s Region 04. Students who started eighth grade in 2007 in this region had a college graduation rate of 23.2 percent. View a more comprehensive breakdown of the higher education outcomes in Region 04.

Demographics

Ethnicity

Total students

1,932

African American

823 (42.6%)

Aldine ISD: 22.7%

Statewide: 12.6%

American Indian

2 (0.1%)

Aldine ISD: 0.3%

Statewide: 0.4%

Asian

35 (1.8%)

Aldine ISD: 1.1%

Statewide: 4.5%

Hispanic

967 (50.1%)

Aldine ISD: 72.7%

Statewide: 52.6%

Pacific Islander

19 (1%)

Aldine ISD: 0.2%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

70 (3.6%)

Aldine ISD: 2.4%

Statewide: 27.4%

Two or more races

16 (0.8%)

Aldine ISD: 0.7%

Statewide: 2.4%

African American

42.6%

American Indian

0.1%

Asian

1.8%

Hispanic

50.1%

Pacific Islander

1.0%

White

3.6%

Two or more races

0.8%

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

76.1 %

Aldine ISD: 73.4%

Statewide: 50.1%

Economically disadvantaged

73.1 %

Aldine ISD: 87.2%

Statewide: 60.6%

Limited English proficiency

9.6 %

Aldine ISD: 34.6%

Statewide: 19.5%

At-risk students

76.1%

Econ. disadvantaged

73.1%

Limited Eng. proficiency

9.6%

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

9.5 %

Aldine ISD: 34%

Statewide: 19.7%

Career and Technical

94.8 %

Aldine ISD: 31.9%

Statewide: 26.3%

Gifted and Talented

3.5 %

Aldine ISD: 4.4%

Statewide: 8.1%

Special Education

10.4 %

Aldine ISD: 8.1%

Statewide: 9.6%

Bilingual/ESL

9.5%

Career and technical

94.8%

Gifted and talented

3.5%

Special education

10.4%

Academics

Accountability ratings

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

Overall

B

Aldine ISD: B

Student achievement

C

Aldine ISD: C

School progress

B

Aldine ISD: B

Closing the gaps

C

Aldine 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 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

87.6 %

Aldine ISD: 81.7%

Statewide: 90%

African American

89.2 %

Aldine ISD: 81.8%

Statewide: 86.5%

American Indian

Masked

Aldine ISD: 92.3%

Statewide: 85.1%

Asian

100 %

Aldine ISD: 93.5%

Statewide: 96.4%

Hispanic

86.8 %

Aldine ISD: 81.6%

Statewide: 88.2%

Pacific Islander

Masked

Aldine ISD: 40%

Statewide: 86.4%

White

82.4 %

Aldine ISD: 77.5%

Statewide: 93.6%

Two or more races

Masked

Aldine ISD: 74.1%

Statewide: 91.4%

African American

89.2%

American Indian

Masked

Asian

100.0%

Hispanic

86.8%

Pacific Islander

Masked

White

82.4%

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

3.2 %

Aldine ISD: 4.2%

Statewide: 1.9%

American Indian

Masked

Aldine ISD: 3.3%

Statewide: 2.9%

African American

2.8 %

Aldine ISD: 3.7%

Statewide: 2.8%

Asian

2.4 %

Aldine ISD: 2.3%

Statewide: 0.5%

Hispanic

3.5 %

Aldine ISD: 4.3%

Statewide: 2.3%

Pacific Islander

11.1 %

Aldine ISD: 7.1%

Statewide: 2.7%

White

2.8 %

Aldine ISD: 7.8%

Statewide: 1%

Two or more races

5.6 %

Aldine ISD: 3.8%

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

11.8 %

Aldine ISD: 16.8%

Statewide: 25.8%

African American

5.4 %

Aldine ISD: 11.1%

Statewide: 17%

American Indian

Masked

Aldine ISD: 23.1%

Statewide: 21.9%

Asian

40 %

Aldine ISD: 46%

Statewide: 60.9%

Hispanic

16.2 %

Aldine ISD: 18.1%

Statewide: 23.5%

Pacific Islander

9.1 %

Aldine ISD: 6.7%

Statewide: 20.2%

White

17.5 %

Aldine ISD: 15.2%

Statewide: 27.8%

Two or more races

9.1 %

Aldine ISD: 28.3%

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

16 %

Aldine ISD: 24.9%

Statewide: 50.7%

African American

0 %

Aldine ISD: 7.2%

Statewide: 29.2%

American Indian

Masked

Aldine ISD: Masked

Statewide: 51%

Asian

0 %

Aldine ISD: 31%

Statewide: 74.6%

Hispanic

18.6 %

Aldine ISD: 28.2%

Statewide: 38.4%

Pacific Islander

Masked

Aldine ISD: Masked

Statewide: 52.5%

White

57.1 %

Aldine ISD: 33.3%

Statewide: 64.8%

Two or more races

Masked

Aldine ISD: 7.7%

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

882

Aldine ISD: 883

Statewide: 1036

ACT

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

Avg. ACT score

17.2

Aldine ISD: 18.4

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

44.5 %

Aldine ISD: 40.5%

Statewide: 58.2%

Math

58.7 %

Aldine ISD: 40%

Statewide: 46%

Reading + Math

37.5 %

Aldine ISD: 26%

Statewide: 42.1%

Reading

44.5%

Math

58.7%

Reading + Math

37.5%

Staff

Teacher ethnicities

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

Total teacher FTEs

117.4

African American

51.6 (44%)

Aldine ISD: 43%

Statewide: 10.6%

American Indian

0 (0%)

Aldine ISD: 0.7%

Statewide: 0.3%

Asian

3.9 (3.3%)

Aldine ISD: 2.6%

Statewide: 1.7%

Hispanic

14.8 (12.6%)

Aldine ISD: 25.5%

Statewide: 27.7%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Aldine ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

42.2 (35.9%)

Aldine ISD: 26.6%

Statewide: 58.4%

Two or more races

4.9 (4.2%)

Aldine ISD: 1.5%

Statewide: 1.1%

Highest degree held by teachers

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

No degree

2.8 (2.3%)

Aldine ISD: 1.4%

Statewide: 1.4%

Bachelor's

62.7 (53.4%)

Aldine ISD: 69.1%

Statewide: 73.6%

Master's

50.8 (43.3%)

Aldine ISD: 28.3%

Statewide: 24.3%

Doctorate

1.2 (1%)

Aldine ISD: 1.1%

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

16.5

Aldine ISD: 16.4

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

11.8 years

Aldine ISD: 9.7 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

$60,762

Aldine ISD: $57,988

Statewide: $54,122

Beginner

$42,626

Aldine ISD: $51,238

Statewide: $47,218

1 to 5 years

$55,523

Aldine ISD: $53,755

Statewide: $50,408

6 to 10 years

$57,445

Aldine ISD: $56,241

Statewide: $52,786

11 to 20 years

$60,207

Aldine ISD: $59,501

Statewide: $56,041

20+ years

$74,226

Aldine ISD: $72,370

Statewide: $62,039

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