Accountability rating (2018-2019)

B

Total students

45,281

Avg. teacher experience

10.9 years

Statewide: 11.1 years

Four-year graduation rate

91.7 %

Statewide: 90%

Alief ISD is a school district in Alief, TX. As of the 2019-2020 school year, it had 45,281 students. The school received an accountability rating of B. 83.4% of students were considered at risk of dropping out of school. 45.3% of students were enrolled in bilingual and English language learning programs.

An average teacher's salary was $62,630, which is $5,539 more than the state average. On average, teachers had 10.9 years of experience. The average SAT score at Alief ISD was 934. The average ACT score was 19.4. In the Class of 2019, 91.7% of students received their high school diplomas on time or earlier. The dropout rate was 1.2%.

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Higher Ed Outcomes

Students in Alief ISD are part of the Texas Education Agency’s Region 04. Students who started eighth grade in 2008 in this region had a college graduation rate of 23.2 percent. View a more comprehensive breakdown of the higher ed outcomes in Region 04.

Demographics

Ethnicity

Total students

45,281

African American

12,570 (27.8%)

Statewide: 12.6%

American Indian

318 (0.7%)

Statewide: 0.4%

Asian

4,927 (10.9%)

Statewide: 4.6%

Hispanic

25,651 (56.6%)

Statewide: 52.8%

Pacific Islander

77 (0.2%)

Statewide: 0.2%

White

1,531 (3.4%)

Statewide: 27%

Two or more races

207 (0.5%)

Statewide: 2.5%

African American

27.8%

American Indian

0.7%

Asian

10.9%

Hispanic

56.6%

Pacific Islander

0.2%

White

3.4%

Two or more races

0.5%

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

83.4 %

Statewide: 50.6%

Economically disadvantaged

83.8 %

Statewide: 60.3%

Limited English proficiency

44.6 %

Statewide: 20.3%

At-risk students

83.4%

Econ. disadvantaged

83.8%

Limited Eng. proficiency

44.6%

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

45.3 %

Statewide: 20.6%

Career and Technical

25.3 %

Statewide: 27.6%

Gifted and Talented

4.4 %

Statewide: 8.1%

Special Education

8.7 %

Statewide: 10.5%

Bilingual/ESL

45.3%

Career and technical

25.3%

Gifted and talented

4.4%

Special education

8.7%

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

Student achievement

C

School progress

B

Closing the gaps

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 2020 Accountability Manual.

Four-year graduation rates

The percentage of students who started ninth grade in 2015-2016 who received a high school diploma on time — by Aug. 31, 2020. (Learn more about how four-year graduation rates are defined.)

All students

91.7 %

Statewide: 90%

African American

92.6 %

Statewide: 86.2%

American Indian

55.6 %

Statewide: 87.3%

Asian

96.4 %

Statewide: 96.4%

Hispanic

90.2 %

Statewide: 88.2%

Pacific Islander

Masked

Statewide: 88%

White

86.1 %

Statewide: 93.7%

Two or more races

100 %

Statewide: 91.4%

African American

92.6%

American Indian

55.6%

Asian

96.4%

Hispanic

90.2%

Pacific Islander

Masked

White

86.1%

Two or more races

100.0%

Dropout rates

The dropout rate for students in grades 9-12 for the 2018-2019 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

1.2 %

Statewide: 1.9%

American Indian

0 %

Statewide: 2.5%

African American

1 %

Statewide: 3%

Asian

0.4 %

Statewide: 0.6%

Hispanic

1.4 %

Statewide: 2.3%

Pacific Islander

0 %

Statewide: 2.1%

White

2.8 %

Statewide: 1%

Two or more races

0 %

Statewide: 1.7%

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 2018-2019 school year.

All students

21 %

Statewide: 25.2%

African American

17.1 %

Statewide: 16.2%

American Indian

11.1 %

Statewide: 19.4%

Asian

45.4 %

Statewide: 60.5%

Hispanic

15.6 %

Statewide: 23%

Pacific Islander

16.7 %

Statewide: 21.2%

White

20.4 %

Statewide: 27%

Two or more races

50 %

Statewide: 28.4%

AP/IB performance

The percentage of test-taking students who passed at least one AP or IB exam in the 2018-2019 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

36.7 %

Statewide: 51%

African American

22.9 %

Statewide: 29.2%

American Indian

Masked

Statewide: 53.5%

Asian

47.7 %

Statewide: 75.1%

Hispanic

34 %

Statewide: 39.2%

Pacific Islander

Masked

Statewide: 48.6%

White

50 %

Statewide: 64.5%

Two or more races

62.5 %

Statewide: 64.3%

SAT

The average SAT score for the Class of 2019, 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

934

Statewide: 1027

ACT

The average ACT composite score for the Class of 2019. The maximum score is 36.

Avg. ACT score

19.4

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 2019.

Reading

52.5 %

Statewide: 60.7%

Math

41.4 %

Statewide: 48.6%

Reading + Math

35.4 %

Statewide: 44.2%

Reading

52.5%

Math

41.4%

Reading + Math

35.4%

Staff

Teacher ethnicities

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

Total teacher FTEs

3,252.9

African American

1,308.9 (40.2%)

Statewide: 10.8%

American Indian

6 (0.2%)

Statewide: 0.3%

Asian

189.6 (5.8%)

Statewide: 1.8%

Hispanic

893.8 (27.5%)

Statewide: 28.1%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Statewide: 0.2%

White

789.3 (24.3%)

Statewide: 57.7%

Two or more races

65.4 (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

44.7 (1.4%)

Statewide: 1.3%

Bachelor's

2,225.9 (68.4%)

Statewide: 73.4%

Master's

932.4 (28.7%)

Statewide: 24.5%

Doctorate

49.9 (1.5%)

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

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

10.9 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

$62,630

Statewide: $57,091

Beginner

$52,943

Statewide: $49,868

1 to 5 years

$58,256

Statewide: $52,823

6 to 10 years

$61,234

Statewide: $55,756

11 to 20 years

$65,183

Statewide: $59,308

20+ years

$72,080

Statewide: $65,449

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