Accountability rating (2018-2019)

B

Alto ISD: C

Total students

183

Avg. teacher experience

14.4 years

Alto ISD: 13.6 years

Statewide: 11.1 years

Four-year graduation rate

N/A

Alto ISD: 100%

Statewide: 90%

Alto Middle School is a middle school or junior high school in Alto, TX, in the Alto ISD school district. As of the 2019-2020 school year, it had 183 students. The school received an accountability rating of B. 53.6% of students were considered at risk of dropping out of school. 15.8% of students were enrolled in bilingual and English language learning programs.

An average teacher's salary was $50,984, which is $6,107 less than the state average.

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Contact information

Address

240 Cr 2429
Alto, TX 75925-9599

Office phone number

(936) 858-7140

Principal

Higher Ed Outcomes

Students in Alto Middle 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

Ethnicity

Total students

183

African American

34 (18.6%)

Alto ISD: 21.1%

Statewide: 12.6%

American Indian

0 (0%)

Alto ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.4%

Asian

3 (1.6%)

Alto ISD: 0.5%

Statewide: 4.6%

Hispanic

56 (30.6%)

Alto ISD: 32%

Statewide: 52.8%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Alto ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

80 (43.7%)

Alto ISD: 39.3%

Statewide: 27%

Two or more races

10 (5.5%)

Alto ISD: 7.2%

Statewide: 2.5%

African American

18.6%

American Indian

N/A

Asian

1.6%

Hispanic

30.6%

Pacific Islander

N/A

White

43.7%

Two or more races

5.5%

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

53.6 %

Alto ISD: 54.4%

Statewide: 50.6%

Economically disadvantaged

72.7 %

Alto ISD: 72.7%

Statewide: 60.3%

Limited English proficiency

16.9 %

Alto ISD: 18.1%

Statewide: 20.3%

At-risk students

53.6%

Econ. disadvantaged

72.7%

Limited Eng. proficiency

16.9%

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

15.8 %

Alto ISD: 17%

Statewide: 20.6%

Career and Technical

6.6 %

Alto ISD: 31.2%

Statewide: 27.6%

Gifted and Talented

8.7 %

Alto ISD: 6%

Statewide: 8.1%

Special Education

13.7 %

Alto ISD: 13.8%

Statewide: 10.5%

Bilingual/ESL

15.8%

Career and technical

6.6%

Gifted and talented

8.7%

Special education

13.7%

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

Alto ISD: C

Student achievement

B

Alto ISD: C

School progress

B

Alto ISD: B

Closing the gaps

B

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).

Total teacher FTEs

16.9

African American

1.1 (6.3%)

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

0.7 (4%)

Alto ISD: 3.5%

Statewide: 28.1%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Alto ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

15.1 (89.7%)

Alto ISD: 79.3%

Statewide: 57.7%

Two or more races

0 (0%)

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

11.7 (69.4%)

Alto ISD: 77.5%

Statewide: 73.4%

Master's

5.2 (30.6%)

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

10.9

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

14.4 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

$50,984

Alto ISD: $52,710

Statewide: $57,091

Beginner

$34,333

Alto ISD: $48,519

Statewide: $49,868

1 to 5 years

$39,828

Alto ISD: $38,744

Statewide: $52,823

6 to 10 years

$54,239

Alto ISD: $50,769

Statewide: $55,756

11 to 20 years

$58,002

Alto ISD: $58,380

Statewide: $59,308

20+ years

$58,400

Alto ISD: $61,098

Statewide: $65,449

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