Accountability rating (2018-2019)

C

Alto ISD: C

Total students

188

Avg. teacher experience

13.4 years

Alto ISD: 13.6 years

Statewide: 11.1 years

Four-year graduation rate

100 %

Alto ISD: 100%

Statewide: 90%

Alto High School is a high school in Alto, TX, in the Alto ISD school district. As of the 2019-2020 school year, it had 188 students. 36.2% of students were considered at risk of dropping out of school. 8.5% of students were enrolled in bilingual and English language learning programs.

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

In the Class of 2019, 100% of students received their high school diplomas on time or earlier.

The average SAT score at Alto High School was 912 for 2018-2019 graduates. The average ACT score was 17.6.

As of the 2019-2020 school year, an average teacher's salary was $57,640, which is $549 more than the state average. On average, teachers had 13.4 years of experience.

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Contact information

Address

248 Cr 2429
Alto, TX 75925-9599

Office phone number

(936) 858-7110

Principal

Higher Ed Outcomes

Students in Alto High 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

188

African American

46 (24.5%)

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

49 (26.1%)

Alto ISD: 32%

Statewide: 52.8%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Alto ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

85 (45.2%)

Alto ISD: 39.3%

Statewide: 27%

Two or more races

8 (4.3%)

Alto ISD: 7.2%

Statewide: 2.5%

African American

24.5%

American Indian

N/A

Asian

N/A

Hispanic

26.1%

Pacific Islander

N/A

White

45.2%

Two or more races

4.3%

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

36.2 %

Alto ISD: 54.4%

Statewide: 50.6%

Economically disadvantaged

66.5 %

Alto ISD: 72.7%

Statewide: 60.3%

Limited English proficiency

10.1 %

Alto ISD: 18.1%

Statewide: 20.3%

At-risk students

36.2%

Econ. disadvantaged

66.5%

Limited Eng. proficiency

10.1%

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

8.5 %

Alto ISD: 17%

Statewide: 20.6%

Career and Technical

97.9 %

Alto ISD: 31.2%

Statewide: 27.6%

Gifted and Talented

8.5 %

Alto ISD: 6%

Statewide: 8.1%

Special Education

19.7 %

Alto ISD: 13.8%

Statewide: 10.5%

Bilingual/ESL

8.5%

Career and technical

97.9%

Gifted and talented

8.5%

Special education

19.7%

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

C

Alto ISD: C

Student achievement

C

Alto ISD: C

School progress

C

Alto ISD: B

Closing the gaps

C

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.

Four-year graduation rates

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

All students

100 %

Alto ISD: 100%

Statewide: 90%

African American

100 %

Alto ISD: 100%

Statewide: 86.2%

American Indian

N/A

Alto ISD: N/A

Statewide: 87.3%

Asian

N/A

Alto ISD: N/A

Statewide: 96.4%

Hispanic

100 %

Alto ISD: 100%

Statewide: 88.2%

Pacific Islander

N/A

Alto ISD: N/A

Statewide: 88%

White

100 %

Alto ISD: 100%

Statewide: 93.7%

Two or more races

Masked

Alto ISD: Masked

Statewide: 91.4%

African American

100.0%

American Indian

N/A

Asian

N/A

Hispanic

100.0%

Pacific Islander

N/A

White

100.0%

Two or more races

Masked

Dropout rates

The dropout rate for students in grades 9-12 during 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

0 %

Alto ISD: 0%

Statewide: 1.9%

American Indian

N/A

Alto ISD: N/A

Statewide: 2.5%

African American

0 %

Alto ISD: 0%

Statewide: 3%

Asian

N/A

Alto ISD: N/A

Statewide: 0.6%

Hispanic

0 %

Alto ISD: 0%

Statewide: 2.3%

Pacific Islander

N/A

Alto ISD: N/A

Statewide: 2.1%

White

0 %

Alto ISD: 0%

Statewide: 1%

Two or more races

0 %

Alto ISD: 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

0 %

Alto ISD: 0%

Statewide: 25.2%

African American

0 %

Alto ISD: 0%

Statewide: 16.2%

American Indian

N/A

Alto ISD: N/A

Statewide: 19.4%

Asian

N/A

Alto ISD: N/A

Statewide: 60.5%

Hispanic

0 %

Alto ISD: 0%

Statewide: 23%

Pacific Islander

N/A

Alto ISD: N/A

Statewide: 21.2%

White

0 %

Alto ISD: 0%

Statewide: 27%

Two or more races

0 %

Alto ISD: 0%

Statewide: 28.4%

AP/IB performance

The percentage of test-taking students in grades 11 and 12 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

N/A

Alto ISD: N/A

Statewide: 51%

African American

N/A

Alto ISD: N/A

Statewide: 29.2%

American Indian

N/A

Alto ISD: N/A

Statewide: 53.5%

Asian

N/A

Alto ISD: N/A

Statewide: 75.1%

Hispanic

N/A

Alto ISD: N/A

Statewide: 39.2%

Pacific Islander

N/A

Alto ISD: N/A

Statewide: 48.6%

White

N/A

Alto ISD: N/A

Statewide: 64.5%

Two or more races

N/A

Alto ISD: N/A

Statewide: 64.3%

SAT

The average SAT score for students graduating in 2018-2019, 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

912

Alto ISD: 912

Statewide: 1027

ACT

The average ACT composite score for students graduating in 2018-2019. The maximum score is 36.

Avg. ACT score

17.6

Alto ISD: 17.6

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 students graduating in 2018-2019.

Reading

19.2 %

Alto ISD: 19.2%

Statewide: 60.7%

Math

9.6 %

Alto ISD: 9.6%

Statewide: 48.6%

Reading + Math

9.6 %

Alto ISD: 9.6%

Statewide: 44.2%

Reading

19.2%

Math

9.6%

Reading + Math

9.6%

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

17.9

African American

3.1 (17.1%)

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

1.3 (7.4%)

Alto ISD: 3.5%

Statewide: 28.1%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Alto ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

12.5 (70%)

Alto ISD: 79.3%

Statewide: 57.7%

Two or more races

1 (5.6%)

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

12.9 (72.3%)

Alto ISD: 77.5%

Statewide: 73.4%

Master's

5 (27.7%)

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

10.5

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

13.4 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

$57,640

Alto ISD: $52,710

Statewide: $57,091

Beginner

$62,704

Alto ISD: $48,519

Statewide: $49,868

1 to 5 years

$39,302

Alto ISD: $38,744

Statewide: $52,823

6 to 10 years

$61,678

Alto ISD: $50,769

Statewide: $55,756

11 to 20 years

$64,038

Alto ISD: $58,380

Statewide: $59,308

20+ years

$64,468

Alto ISD: $61,098

Statewide: $65,449

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