Accountability rating (2018-2019)

A

Amigos Por Vida-Friends For Life P: A

Total students

508

Avg. teacher experience

6.8 years

Amigos Por Vida-Friends For Life P: 6.8 years

Statewide: 11.1 years

Four-year graduation rate

N/A

Amigos Por Vida-Friends For Life P: N/A

Statewide: 90%

Amigos Por Vida-Friends For Life C is an charter elementary school in Houston, TX, in the Amigos Por Vida-Friends For Life P school district. As of the 2019-2020 school year, it had 508 students. 86.8% of students were considered at risk of dropping out of school. 86% 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 $59,857, which is $2,766 more than the state average. On average, teachers had 6.8 years of experience.

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Contact information

Website

www.amigosporvida.com

Address

5500 El Camino Del Rey
Houston, TX 77081

Office phone number

(713) 349-9945

Principal

Higher Ed Outcomes

Students in Amigos Por Vida-Friends For Life C are part of the Texas Education Agency’s Region 04. 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 04.

Demographics

Race and ethnicity

Total students

508

African American

3 (0.6%)

Amigos Por Vida-Friends For Life P: 0.6%

Statewide: 12.6%

American Indian

0 (0%)

Amigos Por Vida-Friends For Life P: 0%

Statewide: 0.4%

Asian

1 (0.2%)

Amigos Por Vida-Friends For Life P: 0.2%

Statewide: 4.6%

Hispanic

504 (99.2%)

Amigos Por Vida-Friends For Life P: 99.2%

Statewide: 52.8%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Amigos Por Vida-Friends For Life P: 0%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

0 (0%)

Amigos Por Vida-Friends For Life P: 0%

Statewide: 27%

Two or more races

0 (0%)

Amigos Por Vida-Friends For Life P: 0%

Statewide: 2.5%

African American

0.6%

American Indian

N/A

Asian

0.2%

Hispanic

99.2%

Pacific Islander

N/A

White

N/A

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

86.8 %

Amigos Por Vida-Friends For Life P: 86.8%

Statewide: 50.6%

Economically disadvantaged

98.6 %

Amigos Por Vida-Friends For Life P: 98.6%

Statewide: 60.3%

Limited English proficiency

86.2 %

Amigos Por Vida-Friends For Life P: 86.2%

Statewide: 20.3%

At-risk students

86.8%

Econ. disadvantaged

98.6%

Limited Eng. proficiency

86.2%

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

86 %

Amigos Por Vida-Friends For Life P: 86%

Statewide: 20.6%

Career and Technical

0 %

Amigos Por Vida-Friends For Life P: 0%

Statewide: 27.6%

Gifted and Talented

0 %

Amigos Por Vida-Friends For Life P: 0%

Statewide: 8.1%

Special Education

6.1 %

Amigos Por Vida-Friends For Life P: 6.1%

Statewide: 10.5%

Bilingual/ESL

86.0%

Career and technical

N/A

Gifted and talented

N/A

Special education

6.1%

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

Amigos Por Vida-Friends For Life P: A

Student achievement

B

Amigos Por Vida-Friends For Life P: B

School progress

A

Amigos Por Vida-Friends For Life P: A

Closing the gaps

A

Amigos Por Vida-Friends For Life P: A

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

28.6

African American

1 (3.5%)

Amigos Por Vida-Friends For Life P: 3.5%

Statewide: 10.8%

American Indian

0 (0%)

Amigos Por Vida-Friends For Life P: 0%

Statewide: 0.3%

Asian

4 (14%)

Amigos Por Vida-Friends For Life P: 14%

Statewide: 1.8%

Hispanic

20.6 (72.1%)

Amigos Por Vida-Friends For Life P: 72.1%

Statewide: 28.1%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Amigos Por Vida-Friends For Life P: 0%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

3 (10.5%)

Amigos Por Vida-Friends For Life P: 10.5%

Statewide: 57.7%

Two or more races

0 (0%)

Amigos Por Vida-Friends For Life P: 0%

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%)

Amigos Por Vida-Friends For Life P: 0%

Statewide: 1.3%

Bachelor's

21.6 (75.6%)

Amigos Por Vida-Friends For Life P: 75.6%

Statewide: 73.4%

Master's

7 (24.4%)

Amigos Por Vida-Friends For Life P: 24.4%

Statewide: 24.5%

Doctorate

0 (0%)

Amigos Por Vida-Friends For Life P: 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

17.7

Amigos Por Vida-Friends For Life P: 17.7

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

6.8 years

Amigos Por Vida-Friends For Life P: 6.8 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

$59,857

Amigos Por Vida-Friends For Life P: $59,857

Statewide: $57,091

Beginner

$54,798

Amigos Por Vida-Friends For Life P: $54,798

Statewide: $49,868

1 to 5 years

$56,985

Amigos Por Vida-Friends For Life P: $56,985

Statewide: $52,823

6 to 10 years

$60,580

Amigos Por Vida-Friends For Life P: $60,580

Statewide: $55,756

11 to 20 years

$65,819

Amigos Por Vida-Friends For Life P: $65,819

Statewide: $59,308

20+ years

$69,222

Amigos Por Vida-Friends For Life P: $69,222

Statewide: $65,449

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