Accountability rating (2018-2019)

Not rated

Amarillo ISD: B

Total students

7

Avg. teacher experience

10.1 years

Amarillo ISD: 12.1 years

Statewide: 11.1 years

Four-year graduation rate

N/A

Amarillo ISD: 91.2%

Statewide: 90%

Amarillo Area Ctr For Advanced Lrn is a high school in Amarillo, TX, in the Amarillo ISD school district. As of the 2019-2020 school year, it had 7 students. The school received an accountability rating of Not rated. 14.3% of students were considered at risk of dropping out of school. 0% of students were enrolled in bilingual and English language learning programs.

An average teacher's salary was $52,791, which is $4,300 less than the state average.

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Contact information

Website

www.amaisd.org/aacal

Address

1100 N Forest
Amarillo, TX 79106-7038

Office phone number

(806) 326-2800

Principal

Higher Ed Outcomes

Students in Amarillo Area Ctr For Advanced Lrn are part of the Texas Education Agency’s Region 16. 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 education outcomes in Region 16.

Demographics

Ethnicity

Total students

7

African American

0 (0%)

Amarillo ISD: 10.5%

Statewide: 12.6%

American Indian

0 (0%)

Amarillo ISD: 0.4%

Statewide: 0.4%

Asian

0 (0%)

Amarillo ISD: 5.3%

Statewide: 4.6%

Hispanic

3 (42.9%)

Amarillo ISD: 46.3%

Statewide: 52.8%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Amarillo ISD: 0.1%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

4 (57.1%)

Amarillo ISD: 34.3%

Statewide: 27%

Two or more races

0 (0%)

Amarillo ISD: 3%

Statewide: 2.5%

African American

N/A

American Indian

N/A

Asian

N/A

Hispanic

42.9%

Pacific Islander

N/A

White

57.1%

Two or more races

N/A

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

14.3 %

Amarillo ISD: 49.7%

Statewide: 50.6%

Economically disadvantaged

14.3 %

Amarillo ISD: 68.1%

Statewide: 60.3%

Limited English proficiency

0 %

Amarillo ISD: 15.5%

Statewide: 20.3%

At-risk students

14.3%

Econ. disadvantaged

14.3%

Limited Eng. proficiency

N/A

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

0 %

Amarillo ISD: 15.6%

Statewide: 20.6%

Career and Technical

100 %

Amarillo ISD: 29.6%

Statewide: 27.6%

Gifted and Talented

0 %

Amarillo ISD: 5.8%

Statewide: 8.1%

Special Education

0 %

Amarillo ISD: 12.6%

Statewide: 10.5%

Bilingual/ESL

N/A

Career and technical

100.0%

Gifted and talented

N/A

Special education

N/A

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

Amarillo ISD: B

Student achievement

Not rated

Amarillo ISD: B

School progress

Not rated

Amarillo ISD: B

Closing the gaps

Not rated

Amarillo ISD: B

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

N/A

Amarillo ISD: 91.2%

Statewide: 90%

African American

N/A

Amarillo ISD: 90.5%

Statewide: 86.2%

American Indian

N/A

Amarillo ISD: 90.9%

Statewide: 87.3%

Asian

N/A

Amarillo ISD: 86.1%

Statewide: 96.4%

Hispanic

N/A

Amarillo ISD: 89.8%

Statewide: 88.2%

Pacific Islander

N/A

Amarillo ISD: N/A

Statewide: 88%

White

N/A

Amarillo ISD: 93.9%

Statewide: 93.7%

Two or more races

N/A

Amarillo ISD: 92.9%

Statewide: 91.4%

African American

N/A

American Indian

N/A

Asian

N/A

Hispanic

N/A

Pacific Islander

N/A

White

N/A

Two or more races

N/A

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

0 %

Amarillo ISD: 1.6%

Statewide: 1.9%

American Indian

N/A

Amarillo ISD: 0%

Statewide: 2.5%

African American

N/A

Amarillo ISD: 2.1%

Statewide: 3%

Asian

N/A

Amarillo ISD: 2.1%

Statewide: 0.6%

Hispanic

Masked

Amarillo ISD: 1.8%

Statewide: 2.3%

Pacific Islander

N/A

Amarillo ISD: 0%

Statewide: 2.1%

White

0 %

Amarillo ISD: 1.1%

Statewide: 1%

Two or more races

N/A

Amarillo ISD: 0.5%

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 %

Amarillo ISD: 25.2%

Statewide: 25.2%

African American

N/A

Amarillo ISD: 12.7%

Statewide: 16.2%

American Indian

N/A

Amarillo ISD: 37.9%

Statewide: 19.4%

Asian

N/A

Amarillo ISD: 30.3%

Statewide: 60.5%

Hispanic

N/A

Amarillo ISD: 21.8%

Statewide: 23%

Pacific Islander

N/A

Amarillo ISD: Masked

Statewide: 21.2%

White

Masked

Amarillo ISD: 31.5%

Statewide: 27%

Two or more races

Masked

Amarillo ISD: 26.7%

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

N/A

Amarillo ISD: 47.8%

Statewide: 51%

African American

N/A

Amarillo ISD: 27.7%

Statewide: 29.2%

American Indian

N/A

Amarillo ISD: 36.4%

Statewide: 53.5%

Asian

N/A

Amarillo ISD: 46.6%

Statewide: 75.1%

Hispanic

N/A

Amarillo ISD: 33.1%

Statewide: 39.2%

Pacific Islander

N/A

Amarillo ISD: N/A

Statewide: 48.6%

White

N/A

Amarillo ISD: 63.2%

Statewide: 64.5%

Two or more races

N/A

Amarillo ISD: 39.1%

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

Masked

Amarillo ISD: 962

Statewide: 1027

ACT

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

Avg. ACT score

N/A

Amarillo ISD: 23.8

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

N/A

Amarillo ISD: 73.8%

Statewide: 60.7%

Math

N/A

Amarillo ISD: 69%

Statewide: 48.6%

Reading + Math

N/A

Amarillo ISD: 61.2%

Statewide: 44.2%

Reading

N/A

Math

N/A

Reading + Math

N/A

Staff

Teacher ethnicities

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

Total teacher FTEs

31.4

African American

0 (0%)

Amarillo ISD: 2.2%

Statewide: 10.8%

American Indian

0 (0%)

Amarillo ISD: 0.4%

Statewide: 0.3%

Asian

1 (3.2%)

Amarillo ISD: 0.9%

Statewide: 1.8%

Hispanic

3.2 (10.1%)

Amarillo ISD: 15.5%

Statewide: 28.1%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Amarillo ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

27.3 (86.7%)

Amarillo ISD: 80.2%

Statewide: 57.7%

Two or more races

0 (0%)

Amarillo ISD: 0.9%

Statewide: 1.1%

Highest degree held by teachers

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

No degree

4.8 (15.4%)

Amarillo ISD: 1.5%

Statewide: 1.3%

Bachelor's

18.5 (58.7%)

Amarillo ISD: 82%

Statewide: 73.4%

Master's

8.1 (25.9%)

Amarillo ISD: 16.4%

Statewide: 24.5%

Doctorate

0 (0%)

Amarillo ISD: 0.1%

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

0.2

Amarillo ISD: 14.5

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

10.1 years

Amarillo ISD: 12.1 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

$52,791

Amarillo ISD: $57,403

Statewide: $57,091

Beginner

$30,000

Amarillo ISD: $45,327

Statewide: $49,868

1 to 5 years

$51,834

Amarillo ISD: $52,780

Statewide: $52,823

6 to 10 years

$54,592

Amarillo ISD: $56,428

Statewide: $55,756

11 to 20 years

$58,137

Amarillo ISD: $58,885

Statewide: $59,308

20+ years

$64,639

Amarillo ISD: $64,900

Statewide: $65,449

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