Accountability rating (2018-2019)

B

Arlington ISD: B

Total students

732

Avg. teacher experience

11.8 years

Arlington ISD: 11.2 years

Statewide: 11.1 years

Four-year graduation rate

N/A

Arlington ISD: 87.9%

Statewide: 90%

Boles Junior High is a middle school or junior high school in Arlington, TX, in the Arlington ISD school district. As of the 2019-2020 school year, it had 732 students. 41.8% of students were considered at risk of dropping out of school. 7.8% of students were enrolled in bilingual and English language learning programs.

The school received an accountability rating of B 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 $59,617, which is $2,526 more than the state average. On average, teachers had 11.8 years of experience.

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Contact information

Address

3900 Sw Green Oaks Blvd
Arlington, TX 76017-4199

Office phone number

(682) 867-8000

Principal

Higher Ed Outcomes

Students in Boles Junior High 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

732

African American

119 (16.3%)

Arlington ISD: 25.3%

Statewide: 12.6%

American Indian

4 (0.5%)

Arlington ISD: 0.5%

Statewide: 0.4%

Asian

29 (4%)

Arlington ISD: 5.8%

Statewide: 4.6%

Hispanic

198 (27%)

Arlington ISD: 46.9%

Statewide: 52.8%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Arlington ISD: 0.2%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

354 (48.4%)

Arlington ISD: 18.7%

Statewide: 27%

Two or more races

28 (3.8%)

Arlington ISD: 2.8%

Statewide: 2.5%

African American

16.3%

American Indian

0.5%

Asian

4.0%

Hispanic

27.0%

Pacific Islander

N/A

White

48.4%

Two or more races

3.8%

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

41.8 %

Arlington ISD: 66.6%

Statewide: 50.6%

Economically disadvantaged

41.4 %

Arlington ISD: 72.1%

Statewide: 60.3%

Limited English proficiency

8.1 %

Arlington ISD: 29%

Statewide: 20.3%

At-risk students

41.8%

Econ. disadvantaged

41.4%

Limited Eng. proficiency

8.1%

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

7.8 %

Arlington ISD: 28.7%

Statewide: 20.6%

Career and Technical

40.3 %

Arlington ISD: 30.4%

Statewide: 27.6%

Gifted and Talented

13.9 %

Arlington ISD: 10%

Statewide: 8.1%

Special Education

12.6 %

Arlington ISD: 8.4%

Statewide: 10.5%

Bilingual/ESL

7.8%

Career and technical

40.3%

Gifted and talented

13.9%

Special education

12.6%

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

B

Arlington ISD: B

Student achievement

B

Arlington ISD: C

School progress

B

Arlington ISD: B

Closing the gaps

A

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) as of the 2019-2020 school year.

Total teacher FTEs

51.8

African American

8 (15.4%)

Arlington ISD: 16.3%

Statewide: 10.8%

American Indian

0 (0%)

Arlington ISD: 0.2%

Statewide: 0.3%

Asian

0 (0%)

Arlington ISD: 2.1%

Statewide: 1.8%

Hispanic

5 (9.7%)

Arlington ISD: 19.6%

Statewide: 28.1%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Arlington ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

37.8 (73%)

Arlington ISD: 59.8%

Statewide: 57.7%

Two or more races

1 (1.9%)

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

1 (1.9%)

Arlington ISD: 1.8%

Statewide: 1.3%

Bachelor's

37.5 (72.4%)

Arlington ISD: 69.8%

Statewide: 73.4%

Master's

13.3 (25.6%)

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

14.1

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

11.8 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

$59,617

Arlington ISD: $58,873

Statewide: $57,091

Beginner

$54,624

Arlington ISD: $53,442

Statewide: $49,868

1 to 5 years

$56,085

Arlington ISD: $55,560

Statewide: $52,823

6 to 10 years

$58,337

Arlington ISD: $57,771

Statewide: $55,756

11 to 20 years

$59,790

Arlington ISD: $60,023

Statewide: $59,308

20+ years

$68,826

Arlington ISD: $65,935

Statewide: $65,449

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