Accountability rating (2018-2019)

A

Argyle ISD: A

Total students

544

Avg. teacher experience

12.9 years

Argyle ISD: 13.3 years

Statewide: 11.1 years

Four-year graduation rate

N/A

Argyle ISD: 99.5%

Statewide: 90%

Hilltop Elementary School is an elementary school in Argyle, TX, in the Argyle ISD school district. As of the 2019-2020 school year, it had 544 students. 26.5% of students were considered at risk of dropping out of school. 7.4% 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 $60,281, which is $3,190 more than the state average. On average, teachers had 12.9 years of experience.

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Contact information

Website

www.argyleisd.com

Address

800 Eagle Dr
Argyle, TX 76226-0989

Office phone number

(940) 464-7241

Principal

Higher Ed Outcomes

Students in Hilltop Elementary School are part of the Texas Education Agency’s Region 11. Students who started eighth grade in 2008 in this region had a college graduation rate of 24.1 percent. View a more comprehensive breakdown of the higher education outcomes in Region 11.

Demographics

Race and ethnicity

Total students

544

African American

9 (1.7%)

Argyle ISD: 1.7%

Statewide: 12.6%

American Indian

4 (0.7%)

Argyle ISD: 0.5%

Statewide: 0.4%

Asian

3 (0.6%)

Argyle ISD: 3.2%

Statewide: 4.6%

Hispanic

77 (14.2%)

Argyle ISD: 12.5%

Statewide: 52.8%

Pacific Islander

1 (0.2%)

Argyle ISD: 0.1%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

441 (81.1%)

Argyle ISD: 79.5%

Statewide: 27%

Two or more races

9 (1.7%)

Argyle ISD: 2.5%

Statewide: 2.5%

African American

1.7%

American Indian

0.7%

Asian

0.6%

Hispanic

14.2%

Pacific Islander

0.2%

White

81.1%

Two or more races

1.7%

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

26.5 %

Argyle ISD: 20%

Statewide: 50.6%

Economically disadvantaged

16.2 %

Argyle ISD: 7.3%

Statewide: 60.3%

Limited English proficiency

7.5 %

Argyle ISD: 2.8%

Statewide: 20.3%

At-risk students

26.5%

Econ. disadvantaged

16.2%

Limited Eng. proficiency

7.5%

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

7.4 %

Argyle ISD: 2.7%

Statewide: 20.6%

Career and Technical

0 %

Argyle ISD: 20.5%

Statewide: 27.6%

Gifted and Talented

1.8 %

Argyle ISD: 9%

Statewide: 8.1%

Special Education

14.9 %

Argyle ISD: 10.2%

Statewide: 10.5%

Bilingual/ESL

7.4%

Career and technical

N/A

Gifted and talented

1.8%

Special education

14.9%

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

Argyle ISD: A

Student achievement

A

Argyle ISD: A

School progress

C

Argyle ISD: B

Closing the gaps

A

Argyle ISD: 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

40.3

African American

1 (2.5%)

Argyle ISD: 0.4%

Statewide: 10.8%

American Indian

0 (0%)

Argyle ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.3%

Asian

0 (0%)

Argyle ISD: 0.4%

Statewide: 1.8%

Hispanic

2 (5%)

Argyle ISD: 3.4%

Statewide: 28.1%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Argyle ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

37.3 (92.6%)

Argyle ISD: 94.5%

Statewide: 57.7%

Two or more races

0 (0%)

Argyle ISD: 1.3%

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%)

Argyle ISD: 0%

Statewide: 1.3%

Bachelor's

30.7 (76.1%)

Argyle ISD: 70.9%

Statewide: 73.4%

Master's

9.6 (23.9%)

Argyle ISD: 29.1%

Statewide: 24.5%

Doctorate

0 (0%)

Argyle 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

13.5

Argyle ISD: 14.7

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

12.9 years

Argyle ISD: 13.3 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

$60,281

Argyle ISD: $61,029

Statewide: $57,091

Beginner

$53,000

Argyle ISD: $53,448

Statewide: $49,868

1 to 5 years

$55,350

Argyle ISD: $55,346

Statewide: $52,823

6 to 10 years

$57,707

Argyle ISD: $57,371

Statewide: $55,756

11 to 20 years

$60,747

Argyle ISD: $61,384

Statewide: $59,308

20+ years

$69,390

Argyle ISD: $70,252

Statewide: $65,449

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