Accountability rating

C

Austin ISD: B

Total students

395

Avg. teacher experience

8.8 years

Austin ISD: 10.5 years

Statewide: 11.1 years

Four-year graduation rate

N/A

Austin ISD: 94%

Statewide: 90%

Blackshear Elementary School is an elementary school in Austin, TX, in the Austin ISD school district. As of the 2018-2019 school year, it had 395 students. The school received an accountability rating of C. 40% of students were considered at risk of dropping out of school. 16.7% of students were enrolled in bilingual and English language learning programs.

An average teacher's salary was $50,668, which is $3,454 less than the state average.

Contact information

Address

1712 E 11th St
Austin, TX 78702-2796

Office phone number

(512) 414-2021

Principal

Higher Ed Outcomes

Students in Blackshear Elementary School are part of the Texas Education Agency’s Region 13. Students who started eighth grade in 2007 in this region had a college graduation rate of 24.3 percent. View a more comprehensive breakdown of the higher education outcomes in Region 13.

Demographics

Ethnicity

Total students

395

African American

104 (26.3%)

Austin ISD: 7.1%

Statewide: 12.6%

American Indian

0 (0%)

Austin ISD: 0.1%

Statewide: 0.4%

Asian

4 (1%)

Austin ISD: 4.4%

Statewide: 4.5%

Hispanic

189 (47.8%)

Austin ISD: 55.5%

Statewide: 52.6%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Austin ISD: 0.1%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

72 (18.2%)

Austin ISD: 29.5%

Statewide: 27.4%

Two or more races

26 (6.6%)

Austin ISD: 3.2%

Statewide: 2.4%

African American

26.3%

American Indian

N/A

Asian

1.0%

Hispanic

47.8%

Pacific Islander

N/A

White

18.2%

Two or more races

6.6%

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

40 %

Austin ISD: 49.4%

Statewide: 50.1%

Economically disadvantaged

65.1 %

Austin ISD: 53.5%

Statewide: 60.6%

Limited English proficiency

17 %

Austin ISD: 27.2%

Statewide: 19.5%

At-risk students

40.0%

Econ. disadvantaged

65.1%

Limited Eng. proficiency

17.0%

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

16.7 %

Austin ISD: 29.1%

Statewide: 19.7%

Career and Technical

0 %

Austin ISD: 28.7%

Statewide: 26.3%

Gifted and Talented

7.6 %

Austin ISD: 9.7%

Statewide: 8.1%

Special Education

12.2 %

Austin ISD: 12%

Statewide: 9.6%

Bilingual/ESL

16.7%

Career and technical

N/A

Gifted and talented

7.6%

Special education

12.2%

Academics

Accountability ratings

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

Overall

C

Austin ISD: B

Student achievement

C

Austin ISD: B

School progress

C

Austin ISD: B

Closing the gaps

C

Austin 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

27

African American

4 (14.8%)

Austin ISD: 5.7%

Statewide: 10.6%

American Indian

0 (0%)

Austin ISD: 0.3%

Statewide: 0.3%

Asian

2 (7.4%)

Austin ISD: 2.3%

Statewide: 1.7%

Hispanic

7 (25.9%)

Austin ISD: 32.4%

Statewide: 27.7%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Austin ISD: 0.1%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

14 (51.9%)

Austin ISD: 57.5%

Statewide: 58.4%

Two or more races

0 (0%)

Austin ISD: 1.6%

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%)

Austin ISD: 0.7%

Statewide: 1.4%

Bachelor's

21 (77.8%)

Austin ISD: 79.8%

Statewide: 73.6%

Master's

6 (22.2%)

Austin ISD: 18.8%

Statewide: 24.3%

Doctorate

0 (0%)

Austin ISD: 0.7%

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

14.6

Austin ISD: 14.4

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

8.8 years

Austin ISD: 10.5 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

$50,668

Austin ISD: $51,464

Statewide: $54,122

Beginner

$47,707

Austin ISD: $48,927

Statewide: $47,218

1 to 5 years

$49,212

Austin ISD: $49,451

Statewide: $50,408

6 to 10 years

$48,710

Austin ISD: $49,945

Statewide: $52,786

11 to 20 years

$51,193

Austin ISD: $51,430

Statewide: $56,041

20+ years

$60,962

Austin ISD: $59,003

Statewide: $62,039

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