Accountability rating (2018-2019)

D

Arlington ISD: B

Total students

538

Avg. teacher experience

11.9 years

Arlington ISD: 11.2 years

Statewide: 11.1 years

Four-year graduation rate

N/A

Arlington ISD: 87.9%

Statewide: 90%

Blanton Elementary School is an elementary school in Arlington, TX, in the Arlington ISD school district. As of the 2019-2020 school year, it had 538 students. The school received an accountability rating of D. 85.7% of students were considered at risk of dropping out of school. 59.3% of students were enrolled in bilingual and English language learning programs.

An average teacher's salary was $58,947, which is $1,856 more than the state average.

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Contact information

Address

1900 S Collins St
Arlington, TX 76010-5798

Office phone number

(682) 867-1000

Principal

Higher Ed Outcomes

Students in Blanton 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

Ethnicity

Total students

538

African American

49 (9.1%)

Arlington ISD: 25.3%

Statewide: 12.6%

American Indian

6 (1.1%)

Arlington ISD: 0.5%

Statewide: 0.4%

Asian

11 (2%)

Arlington ISD: 5.8%

Statewide: 4.6%

Hispanic

432 (80.3%)

Arlington ISD: 46.9%

Statewide: 52.8%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Arlington ISD: 0.2%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

31 (5.8%)

Arlington ISD: 18.7%

Statewide: 27%

Two or more races

9 (1.7%)

Arlington ISD: 2.8%

Statewide: 2.5%

African American

9.1%

American Indian

1.1%

Asian

2.0%

Hispanic

80.3%

Pacific Islander

N/A

White

5.8%

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

85.7 %

Arlington ISD: 66.6%

Statewide: 50.6%

Economically disadvantaged

95 %

Arlington ISD: 72.1%

Statewide: 60.3%

Limited English proficiency

59.5 %

Arlington ISD: 29%

Statewide: 20.3%

At-risk students

85.7%

Econ. disadvantaged

95.0%

Limited Eng. proficiency

59.5%

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

59.3 %

Arlington ISD: 28.7%

Statewide: 20.6%

Career and Technical

0 %

Arlington ISD: 30.4%

Statewide: 27.6%

Gifted and Talented

15.6 %

Arlington ISD: 10%

Statewide: 8.1%

Special Education

6.5 %

Arlington ISD: 8.4%

Statewide: 10.5%

Bilingual/ESL

59.3%

Career and technical

N/A

Gifted and talented

15.6%

Special education

6.5%

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

D

Arlington ISD: B

Student achievement

D

Arlington ISD: C

School progress

C

Arlington ISD: B

Closing the gaps

D

Arlington 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).

Total teacher FTEs

41.2

African American

5 (12.1%)

Arlington ISD: 16.3%

Statewide: 10.8%

American Indian

0 (0%)

Arlington ISD: 0.2%

Statewide: 0.3%

Asian

2 (4.9%)

Arlington ISD: 2.1%

Statewide: 1.8%

Hispanic

18 (43.7%)

Arlington ISD: 19.6%

Statewide: 28.1%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Arlington ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

15.2 (36.9%)

Arlington ISD: 59.8%

Statewide: 57.7%

Two or more races

1 (2.4%)

Arlington ISD: 2%

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%)

Arlington ISD: 1.8%

Statewide: 1.3%

Bachelor's

29.2 (70.9%)

Arlington ISD: 69.8%

Statewide: 73.4%

Master's

12 (29.1%)

Arlington ISD: 27.5%

Statewide: 24.5%

Doctorate

0 (0%)

Arlington ISD: 0.9%

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

13.1

Arlington 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

11.9 years

Arlington ISD: 11.2 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

$58,947

Arlington ISD: $58,873

Statewide: $57,091

Beginner

$54,552

Arlington ISD: $53,442

Statewide: $49,868

1 to 5 years

$55,644

Arlington ISD: $55,560

Statewide: $52,823

6 to 10 years

$57,897

Arlington ISD: $57,771

Statewide: $55,756

11 to 20 years

$59,848

Arlington ISD: $60,023

Statewide: $59,308

20+ years

$64,935

Arlington ISD: $65,935

Statewide: $65,449

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