Accountability rating (2018-2019)

A

Amarillo ISD: B

Total students

357

Avg. teacher experience

15.8 years

Amarillo ISD: 12.1 years

Statewide: 11.1 years

Four-year graduation rate

N/A

Amarillo ISD: 91.2%

Statewide: 90%

Belmar Elementary School is an elementary school in Amarillo, TX, in the Amarillo ISD school district. As of the 2019-2020 school year, it had 357 students. 23.2% of students were considered at risk of dropping out of school. 5.3% of students were enrolled in bilingual and English language learning programs.

The school received an accountability rating of A 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 $57,952, which is $861 more than the state average. On average, teachers had 15.8 years of experience.

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Contact information

Website

belmaramaisd.sharpschool.com/

Address

6324 Adirondack
Amarillo, TX 79106-2636

Office phone number

(806) 326-4050

Principal

Higher Ed Outcomes

Students in Belmar Elementary School 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

Race and ethnicity

Total students

357

African American

27 (7.6%)

Amarillo ISD: 10.5%

Statewide: 12.6%

American Indian

0 (0%)

Amarillo ISD: 0.4%

Statewide: 0.4%

Asian

8 (2.2%)

Amarillo ISD: 5.3%

Statewide: 4.6%

Hispanic

101 (28.3%)

Amarillo ISD: 46.3%

Statewide: 52.8%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Amarillo ISD: 0.1%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

207 (58%)

Amarillo ISD: 34.3%

Statewide: 27%

Two or more races

14 (3.9%)

Amarillo ISD: 3%

Statewide: 2.5%

African American

7.6%

American Indian

N/A

Asian

2.2%

Hispanic

28.3%

Pacific Islander

N/A

White

58.0%

Two or more races

3.9%

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

23.2 %

Amarillo ISD: 49.7%

Statewide: 50.6%

Economically disadvantaged

40.9 %

Amarillo ISD: 68.1%

Statewide: 60.3%

Limited English proficiency

5.3 %

Amarillo ISD: 15.5%

Statewide: 20.3%

At-risk students

23.2%

Econ. disadvantaged

40.9%

Limited Eng. proficiency

5.3%

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

5.3 %

Amarillo ISD: 15.6%

Statewide: 20.6%

Career and Technical

0 %

Amarillo ISD: 29.6%

Statewide: 27.6%

Gifted and Talented

6.2 %

Amarillo ISD: 5.8%

Statewide: 8.1%

Special Education

19.6 %

Amarillo ISD: 12.6%

Statewide: 10.5%

Bilingual/ESL

5.3%

Career and technical

N/A

Gifted and talented

6.2%

Special education

19.6%

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 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

A

Amarillo ISD: B

Student achievement

A

Amarillo ISD: B

School progress

A

Amarillo ISD: B

Closing the gaps

A

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.

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

24.6

African American

0 (0%)

Amarillo ISD: 2.2%

Statewide: 10.8%

American Indian

1 (4.1%)

Amarillo ISD: 0.4%

Statewide: 0.3%

Asian

0 (0%)

Amarillo ISD: 0.9%

Statewide: 1.8%

Hispanic

2 (8.1%)

Amarillo ISD: 15.5%

Statewide: 28.1%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Amarillo ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

21.6 (87.8%)

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

0 (0%)

Amarillo ISD: 1.5%

Statewide: 1.3%

Bachelor's

24.5 (99.6%)

Amarillo ISD: 82%

Statewide: 73.4%

Master's

0.1 (0.4%)

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

14.5

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

15.8 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

$57,952

Amarillo ISD: $57,403

Statewide: $57,091

Beginner

N/A

Amarillo ISD: $45,327

Statewide: $49,868

1 to 5 years

$51,756

Amarillo ISD: $52,780

Statewide: $52,823

6 to 10 years

$55,216

Amarillo ISD: $56,428

Statewide: $55,756

11 to 20 years

$57,586

Amarillo ISD: $58,885

Statewide: $59,308

20+ years

$62,232

Amarillo ISD: $64,900

Statewide: $65,449

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