Accountability rating

B

Arlington ISD: B

Total students

469

Avg. teacher experience

9 years

Arlington ISD: 10.1 years

Statewide: 11.1 years

Four-year graduation rate

N/A

Arlington ISD: 87.8%

Statewide: 90%

Gunn Junior High is a middle school or junior high school in Arlington, TX, in the Arlington ISD school district. As of the 2018-2019 school year, it had 469 students. The school received an accountability rating of B. 60.3% of students were considered at risk of dropping out of school. 22.2% of students were enrolled in bilingual and English language learning programs.

An average teacher's salary was $58,005, which is $3,883 more than the state average.

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Contact information

Address

3000 S Fielder Rd
Arlington, TX 76015-2299

Office phone number

(682) 867-5400

Principal

Higher Ed Outcomes

Students in Gunn 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

Ethnicity

Total students

469

African American

116 (24.7%)

Arlington ISD: 24.9%

Statewide: 12.6%

American Indian

3 (0.6%)

Arlington ISD: 0.4%

Statewide: 0.4%

Asian

17 (3.6%)

Arlington ISD: 6%

Statewide: 4.5%

Hispanic

241 (51.4%)

Arlington ISD: 46.6%

Statewide: 52.6%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Arlington ISD: 0.2%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

77 (16.4%)

Arlington ISD: 19.2%

Statewide: 27.4%

Two or more races

15 (3.2%)

Arlington ISD: 2.8%

Statewide: 2.4%

African American

24.7%

American Indian

0.6%

Asian

3.6%

Hispanic

51.4%

Pacific Islander

N/A

White

16.4%

Two or more races

3.2%

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

60.3 %

Arlington ISD: 64.4%

Statewide: 50.1%

Economically disadvantaged

80 %

Arlington ISD: 72.8%

Statewide: 60.6%

Limited English proficiency

22.6 %

Arlington ISD: 28.1%

Statewide: 19.5%

At-risk students

60.3%

Econ. disadvantaged

80.0%

Limited Eng. proficiency

22.6%

Enrollment by program

A look at the percentage of students enrolled in certain programs offered at schools for the 2018-2019 school year. A student can be enrolled in more than one program.

Bilingual/ESL

22.2 %

Arlington ISD: 28.6%

Statewide: 19.7%

Career and Technical

46.5 %

Arlington ISD: 29.1%

Statewide: 26.3%

Gifted and Talented

13.2 %

Arlington ISD: 9.6%

Statewide: 8.1%

Special Education

11.7 %

Arlington ISD: 8.8%

Statewide: 9.6%

Bilingual/ESL

22.2%

Career and technical

46.5%

Gifted and talented

13.2%

Special education

11.7%

Academics

Accountability ratings

Texas assigns ratings to districts and campuses that designate their performance in relation to the state's accountability system.

Overall

B

Arlington ISD: B

Student achievement

C

Arlington ISD: C

School progress

B

Arlington ISD: B

Closing the gaps

B

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 2019 Accountability Manual.

Staff

Teacher ethnicities

These figures are expressed as a percentage of the total teacher full-time equivalent (FTE).

Total teacher FTEs

37.7

African American

8 (21.2%)

Arlington ISD: 15.8%

Statewide: 10.6%

American Indian

0 (0%)

Arlington ISD: 0.3%

Statewide: 0.3%

Asian

1 (2.7%)

Arlington ISD: 1.9%

Statewide: 1.7%

Hispanic

2 (5.3%)

Arlington ISD: 18.9%

Statewide: 27.7%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Arlington ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

25.7 (68.2%)

Arlington ISD: 61%

Statewide: 58.4%

Two or more races

1 (2.7%)

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: 0.4%

Statewide: 1.4%

Bachelor's

23.7 (62.8%)

Arlington ISD: 71%

Statewide: 73.6%

Master's

14 (37.2%)

Arlington ISD: 27.8%

Statewide: 24.3%

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 2018-2019.

Students per teacher

12.4

Arlington ISD: 14.6

Statewide: 15.1

Teacher experience

This figure for the 2018-2019 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

9 years

Arlington ISD: 10.1 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

$58,005

Arlington ISD: $57,873

Statewide: $54,122

Beginner

$53,487

Arlington ISD: $54,441

Statewide: $47,218

1 to 5 years

$55,461

Arlington ISD: $55,360

Statewide: $50,408

6 to 10 years

$57,490

Arlington ISD: $56,796

Statewide: $52,786

11 to 20 years

$58,960

Arlington ISD: $58,722

Statewide: $56,041

20+ years

$70,324

Arlington ISD: $65,784

Statewide: $62,039

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