Accountability rating (2018-2019)

C

Alice ISD: B

Total students

444

Avg. teacher experience

14.7 years

Alice ISD: 12.6 years

Statewide: 11.2 years

Four-year graduation rate

N/A

Alice ISD: 93.4%

Statewide: 90.3%

Saenz Elementary School is an elementary school in Alice, TX, in the Alice ISD school district. As of the 2020-2021 school year, it had 444 students. 55.6% of students were considered at risk of dropping out of school. 5.9% of students were enrolled in bilingual and English language learning programs.

Because of the coronavirus pandemic, the state waived accountability ratings for the 2020-2021 school year. The school received an accountability rating of C for the 2018-2019 school year.

As of the 2020-2021 school year, an average teacher's salary was $57,527, which is $114 less than the state average. On average, teachers had 14.7 years of experience.

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Contact information

Website

saenz.aliceisd.net

Address

800 S Johnson St
Alice, TX 78332-5660

Office phone number

(361) 664-4981

Higher Ed Outcomes

Students in Saenz Elementary School are part of the Texas Education Agency’s Region 02. 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 02.

Demographics

Race and ethnicity

Total students

444

African American

0 (0%)

Alice ISD: 0.5%

Statewide: 12.7%

American Indian

0 (0%)

Alice ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.3%

Asian

0 (0%)

Alice ISD: 0.3%

Statewide: 4.7%

Hispanic

433 (97.5%)

Alice ISD: 93.3%

Statewide: 52.9%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Alice ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

10 (2.3%)

Alice ISD: 5.6%

Statewide: 26.5%

Two or more races

1 (0.2%)

Alice ISD: 0.3%

Statewide: 2.7%

African American

N/A

American Indian

N/A

Asian

N/A

Hispanic

97.5%

Pacific Islander

N/A

White

2.3%

Two or more races

0.2%

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

55.6 %

Alice ISD: 47.5%

Statewide: 49.2%

Economically disadvantaged

92.6 %

Alice ISD: 83%

Statewide: 60.3%

Limited English proficiency

5.9 %

Alice ISD: 2.7%

Statewide: 20.7%

At-risk students

55.6%

Econ. disadvantaged

92.6%

Limited Eng. proficiency

5.9%

Enrollment by program

A look at the percentage of students enrolled in certain programs offered at schools for the 2020-2021 school year. A student can be enrolled in more than one program.

Bilingual/ESL

5.9 %

Alice ISD: 2.4%

Statewide: 21%

Gifted and Talented

1.6 %

Alice ISD: 2.5%

Statewide: 8.3%

Special Education

11.9 %

Alice ISD: 12%

Statewide: 11.1%

Bilingual/ESL

5.9%

Gifted and talented

1.6%

Special education

11.9%

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 2020-2021 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 when available.

Overall (2018-2019)

C

Alice ISD: B

Student achievement (2018-2019)

C

Alice ISD: C

School progress (2018-2019)

B

Alice ISD: B

Closing the gaps (2018-2019)

D

Alice 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 2021 Accountability Manual.

Chronic absenteeism

The chronic absenteeism rate for students during the 2019-2020 school year. It measures the number of students who were absent for at least ten percent of the school year.

All students

6.8 %

Alice ISD: 14.7%

Statewide: 6.7%

American Indian

N/A

Alice ISD: Masked

Statewide: 7.8%

African American

Masked

Alice ISD: 13.8%

Statewide: 8.9%

Asian

N/A

Alice ISD: 0%

Statewide: 1.8%

Hispanic

6.3 %

Alice ISD: 15.1%

Statewide: 7.4%

Pacific Islander

N/A

Alice ISD: N/A

Statewide: 7.2%

White

Masked

Alice ISD: 10%

Statewide: 5.2%

Two or more races

Masked

Alice ISD: 11.1%

Statewide: 6.7%

Staff

Teacher ethnicities

These figures are expressed as a percentage of the total teacher full-time equivalent (FTE) as of the 2020-2021 school year.

Total teacher FTEs

26.8

African American

0 (0%)

Alice ISD: 0.9%

Statewide: 11.1%

American Indian

0 (0%)

Alice ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.3%

Asian

0 (0%)

Alice ISD: 0.3%

Statewide: 1.8%

Hispanic

22.8 (85.1%)

Alice ISD: 73.2%

Statewide: 28.4%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Alice ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

4 (14.9%)

Alice ISD: 24.6%

Statewide: 56.9%

Two or more races

0 (0%)

Alice ISD: 1%

Statewide: 1.2%

Highest degree held by teachers

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

No degree

0 (0%)

Alice ISD: 1.2%

Statewide: 1.2%

Bachelor's

19.8 (73.9%)

Alice ISD: 71.2%

Statewide: 73%

Master's

7 (26.1%)

Alice ISD: 26.2%

Statewide: 25%

Doctorate

0 (0%)

Alice ISD: 1.3%

Statewide: 0.7%

Students per teacher

The total number of students divided by the total full-time equivalent count of teachers for 2020-2021.

Students per teacher

16.5

Alice ISD: 15.2

Statewide: 14.5

Teacher experience

This figure for the 2020-2021 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

14.7 years

Alice ISD: 12.6 years

Statewide: 11.2 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

$57,527

Alice ISD: $57,887

Statewide: $57,641

Beginner

$46,400

Alice ISD: $48,551

Statewide: $50,849

1 to 5 years

$56,593

Alice ISD: $51,004

Statewide: $53,288

6 to 10 years

$48,597

Alice ISD: $52,001

Statewide: $56,282

11 to 20 years

$63,603

Alice ISD: $61,614

Statewide: $59,900

21 to 30 years

$58,200

Alice ISD: $68,994

Statewide: $64,637

30+ years

$59,800

Alice ISD: $62,006

Statewide: $69,974

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