Accountability rating (2018-2019)

Not rated

Alto ISD: C

Total students

240

Avg. teacher experience

11.3 years

Alto ISD: 10.6 years

Statewide: 11.2 years

Four-year graduation rate

N/A

Alto ISD: 100%

Statewide: 90.3%

Alto Elementary School is an elementary school in Alto, TX, in the Alto ISD school district. As of the 2020-2021 school year, it had 240 students. 49.2% of students were considered at risk of dropping out of school. 25.4% 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 Not rated for the 2018-2019 school year.

As of the 2020-2021 school year, an average teacher's salary was $48,788, which is $8,853 less than the state average. On average, teachers had 11.3 years of experience.

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Contact information

Address

236 Cr 2429
Alto, TX 75925-9599

Office phone number

(936) 858-7170

Principal

Higher Ed Outcomes

Students in Alto Elementary School are part of the Texas Education Agency’s Region 07. Students who started eighth grade in 2008 in this region had a college graduation rate of 23.5 percent. View a more comprehensive breakdown of the higher education outcomes in Region 07.

Demographics

Race and ethnicity

Total students

240

African American

42 (17.5%)

Alto ISD: 20.9%

Statewide: 12.7%

American Indian

0 (0%)

Alto ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.3%

Asian

0 (0%)

Alto ISD: 0.5%

Statewide: 4.7%

Hispanic

91 (37.9%)

Alto ISD: 34.5%

Statewide: 52.9%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Alto ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

81 (33.8%)

Alto ISD: 36.5%

Statewide: 26.5%

Two or more races

26 (10.8%)

Alto ISD: 7.7%

Statewide: 2.7%

African American

17.5%

American Indian

N/A

Asian

N/A

Hispanic

37.9%

Pacific Islander

N/A

White

33.8%

Two or more races

10.8%

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

49.2 %

Alto ISD: 50.1%

Statewide: 49.2%

Economically disadvantaged

78.3 %

Alto ISD: 78%

Statewide: 60.3%

Limited English proficiency

26.7 %

Alto ISD: 19.9%

Statewide: 20.7%

At-risk students

49.2%

Econ. disadvantaged

78.3%

Limited Eng. proficiency

26.7%

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

25.4 %

Alto ISD: 18.7%

Statewide: 21%

Gifted and Talented

1.7 %

Alto ISD: 5.1%

Statewide: 8.3%

Special Education

9.6 %

Alto ISD: 15.6%

Statewide: 11.1%

Bilingual/ESL

25.4%

Gifted and talented

1.7%

Special education

9.6%

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 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)

Not rated

Alto ISD: C

Student achievement (2018-2019)

Not rated

Alto ISD: C

School progress (2018-2019)

Not rated

Alto ISD: B

Closing the gaps (2018-2019)

Not rated

Alto 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

3.7 %

Alto ISD: 4%

Statewide: 6.7%

American Indian

N/A

Alto ISD: N/A

Statewide: 7.8%

African American

0 %

Alto ISD: 2.4%

Statewide: 8.9%

Asian

N/A

Alto ISD: Masked

Statewide: 1.8%

Hispanic

0 %

Alto ISD: 0.5%

Statewide: 7.4%

Pacific Islander

N/A

Alto ISD: N/A

Statewide: 7.2%

White

8.3 %

Alto ISD: 6.3%

Statewide: 5.2%

Two or more races

11.8 %

Alto ISD: 11.4%

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

22.6

African American

4.3 (18.8%)

Alto ISD: 18.6%

Statewide: 11.1%

American Indian

0 (0%)

Alto ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.3%

Asian

0 (0%)

Alto ISD: 0%

Statewide: 1.8%

Hispanic

0 (0%)

Alto ISD: 3.5%

Statewide: 28.4%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Alto ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

17.3 (76.7%)

Alto ISD: 74.5%

Statewide: 56.9%

Two or more races

1 (4.4%)

Alto ISD: 3.5%

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%)

Alto ISD: 0%

Statewide: 1.2%

Bachelor's

20.3 (90%)

Alto ISD: 82.3%

Statewide: 73%

Master's

2.3 (10%)

Alto ISD: 17.7%

Statewide: 25%

Doctorate

0 (0%)

Alto ISD: 0%

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

10.6

Alto ISD: 10.5

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

11.3 years

Alto ISD: 10.6 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

$48,788

Alto ISD: $51,756

Statewide: $57,641

Beginner

$34,823

Alto ISD: $37,242

Statewide: $50,849

1 to 5 years

$37,759

Alto ISD: $42,151

Statewide: $53,288

6 to 10 years

$48,021

Alto ISD: $53,522

Statewide: $56,282

11 to 20 years

$54,373

Alto ISD: $59,107

Statewide: $59,900

21 to 30 years

$57,022

Alto ISD: $57,322

Statewide: $64,637

30+ years

$68,414

Alto ISD: $66,484

Statewide: $69,974

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