Accountability rating (2018-2019)

Not rated

Alto ISD: C

Total students

258

Avg. teacher experience

13 years

Alto ISD: 13.6 years

Statewide: 11.1 years

Four-year graduation rate

N/A

Alto ISD: 100%

Statewide: 90%

Alto Elementary School is an elementary school in Alto, TX, in the Alto ISD school district. As of the 2019-2020 school year, it had 258 students. 68.2% of students were considered at risk of dropping out of school. 24% of students were enrolled in bilingual and English language learning programs.

The school received an accountability rating of Not rated for the previous school year. Because of the coronavirus pandemic, the state waived accountability ratings for the 2019-2020 school year.

As of the 2019-2020 school year, an average teacher's salary was $50,122, which is $6,969 less than the state average. On average, teachers had 13 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 22.9 percent. View a more comprehensive breakdown of the higher education outcomes in Region 07.

Demographics

Race and ethnicity

Total students

258

African American

53 (20.5%)

Alto ISD: 21.1%

Statewide: 12.6%

American Indian

0 (0%)

Alto ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.4%

Asian

0 (0%)

Alto ISD: 0.5%

Statewide: 4.6%

Hispanic

96 (37.2%)

Alto ISD: 32%

Statewide: 52.8%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Alto ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

82 (31.8%)

Alto ISD: 39.3%

Statewide: 27%

Two or more races

27 (10.5%)

Alto ISD: 7.2%

Statewide: 2.5%

African American

20.5%

American Indian

N/A

Asian

N/A

Hispanic

37.2%

Pacific Islander

N/A

White

31.8%

Two or more races

10.5%

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

68.2 %

Alto ISD: 54.4%

Statewide: 50.6%

Economically disadvantaged

77.1 %

Alto ISD: 72.7%

Statewide: 60.3%

Limited English proficiency

24.8 %

Alto ISD: 18.1%

Statewide: 20.3%

At-risk students

68.2%

Econ. disadvantaged

77.1%

Limited Eng. proficiency

24.8%

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

24 %

Alto ISD: 17%

Statewide: 20.6%

Career and Technical

0 %

Alto ISD: 31.2%

Statewide: 27.6%

Gifted and Talented

2.3 %

Alto ISD: 6%

Statewide: 8.1%

Special Education

9.7 %

Alto ISD: 13.8%

Statewide: 10.5%

Bilingual/ESL

24.0%

Career and technical

N/A

Gifted and talented

2.3%

Special education

9.7%

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

Not rated

Alto ISD: C

Student achievement

Not rated

Alto ISD: C

School progress

Not rated

Alto ISD: B

Closing the gaps

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 2020 Accountability Manual.

Staff

Teacher ethnicities

These figures are expressed as a percentage of the total teacher full-time equivalent (FTE) as of the 2019-2020 school year.

Total teacher FTEs

22.8

African American

3.8 (16.8%)

Alto ISD: 13.8%

Statewide: 10.8%

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: 28.1%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Alto ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

18 (78.9%)

Alto ISD: 79.3%

Statewide: 57.7%

Two or more races

1 (4.4%)

Alto ISD: 3.5%

Statewide: 1.1%

Highest degree held by teachers

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

No degree

0 (0%)

Alto ISD: 0%

Statewide: 1.3%

Bachelor's

20 (87.6%)

Alto ISD: 77.5%

Statewide: 73.4%

Master's

2.8 (12.4%)

Alto ISD: 22.5%

Statewide: 24.5%

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 2019-2020.

Students per teacher

11.3

Alto ISD: 10.9

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

13 years

Alto ISD: 13.6 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

$50,122

Alto ISD: $52,710

Statewide: $57,091

Beginner

N/A

Alto ISD: $48,519

Statewide: $49,868

1 to 5 years

$36,757

Alto ISD: $38,744

Statewide: $52,823

6 to 10 years

$44,999

Alto ISD: $50,769

Statewide: $55,756

11 to 20 years

$55,669

Alto ISD: $58,380

Statewide: $59,308

20+ years

$58,929

Alto ISD: $61,098

Statewide: $65,449

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