Accountability rating (2018-2019)

F

Beaumont ISD: C

Total students

581

Avg. teacher experience

6.6 years

Beaumont ISD: 10.6 years

Statewide: 11.2 years

Four-year graduation rate

N/A

Beaumont ISD: 84.5%

Statewide: 90.3%

Smith Middle School is a middle school or junior high school in Beaumont, TX, in the Beaumont ISD school district. As of the 2020-2021 school year, it had 581 students. 40.3% of students were considered at risk of dropping out of school. 12.2% of students were enrolled in bilingual and English language learning programs.

Because of the coronavirus pandemic, the state waived accountability ratings for the 2020-2021 school year. The school received an accountability rating of F for the 2018-2019 school year.

As of the 2020-2021 school year, an average teacher's salary was $52,406, which is $5,235 less than the state average. On average, teachers had 6.6 years of experience.

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Contact information

Website

www.bmtisd.com/smith/

Address

4415 Concord
Beaumont, TX 77703-1803

Office phone number

(409) 617-5825

Principal

Higher Ed Outcomes

Students in Smith Middle School are part of the Texas Education Agency’s Region 05. Students who started eighth grade in 2008 in this region had a college graduation rate of 22.0 percent. View a more comprehensive breakdown of the higher education outcomes in Region 05.

Demographics

Race and ethnicity

Total students

581

African American

441 (75.9%)

Beaumont ISD: 59.7%

Statewide: 12.7%

American Indian

1 (0.2%)

Beaumont ISD: 0.3%

Statewide: 0.3%

Asian

0 (0%)

Beaumont ISD: 2.8%

Statewide: 4.7%

Hispanic

129 (22.2%)

Beaumont ISD: 26.4%

Statewide: 52.9%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Beaumont ISD: 0.1%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

8 (1.4%)

Beaumont ISD: 8.5%

Statewide: 26.5%

Two or more races

2 (0.3%)

Beaumont ISD: 2.2%

Statewide: 2.7%

African American

75.9%

American Indian

0.2%

Asian

N/A

Hispanic

22.2%

Pacific Islander

N/A

White

1.4%

Two or more races

0.3%

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

40.3 %

Beaumont ISD: 38.6%

Statewide: 49.2%

Economically disadvantaged

92.8 %

Beaumont ISD: 77.8%

Statewide: 60.3%

Limited English proficiency

12 %

Beaumont ISD: 13.1%

Statewide: 20.7%

At-risk students

40.3%

Econ. disadvantaged

92.8%

Limited Eng. proficiency

12.0%

Enrollment by program

A look at the percentage of students enrolled in certain programs offered at schools for the 2020-2021 school year. A student can be enrolled in more than one program.

Bilingual/ESL

12.2 %

Beaumont ISD: 12.8%

Statewide: 21%

Gifted and Talented

1.2 %

Beaumont ISD: 7.6%

Statewide: 8.3%

Special Education

11 %

Beaumont ISD: 8.9%

Statewide: 11.1%

Bilingual/ESL

12.2%

Gifted and talented

1.2%

Special education

11.0%

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 2020-2021 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 when available.

Overall (2018-2019)

F

Beaumont ISD: C

Student achievement (2018-2019)

F

Beaumont ISD: D

School progress (2018-2019)

F

Beaumont ISD: C

Closing the gaps (2018-2019)

F

Beaumont ISD: F

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 2021 Accountability Manual.

Chronic absenteeism

The chronic absenteeism rate for students during the 2019-2020 school year. It measures the number of students who were absent for at least ten percent of the school year.

All students

20.8 %

Beaumont ISD: 14.2%

Statewide: 6.7%

American Indian

Masked

Beaumont ISD: 11.6%

Statewide: 7.8%

African American

22.4 %

Beaumont ISD: 16.1%

Statewide: 8.9%

Asian

N/A

Beaumont ISD: 2.9%

Statewide: 1.8%

Hispanic

13.5 %

Beaumont ISD: 12.4%

Statewide: 7.4%

Pacific Islander

N/A

Beaumont ISD: 6.7%

Statewide: 7.2%

White

33.3 %

Beaumont ISD: 12.5%

Statewide: 5.2%

Two or more races

Masked

Beaumont ISD: 11.7%

Statewide: 6.7%

Staff

Teacher ethnicities

These figures are expressed as a percentage of the total teacher full-time equivalent (FTE) as of the 2020-2021 school year.

Total teacher FTEs

34.2

African American

24.3 (70.8%)

Beaumont ISD: 45.5%

Statewide: 11.1%

American Indian

0 (0%)

Beaumont ISD: 0.4%

Statewide: 0.3%

Asian

0 (0%)

Beaumont ISD: 0.8%

Statewide: 1.8%

Hispanic

1 (2.9%)

Beaumont ISD: 6.6%

Statewide: 28.4%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Beaumont ISD: 0.3%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

9 (26.2%)

Beaumont ISD: 45.5%

Statewide: 56.9%

Two or more races

0 (0%)

Beaumont ISD: 0.9%

Statewide: 1.2%

Highest degree held by teachers

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

No degree

0 (0%)

Beaumont ISD: 2.2%

Statewide: 1.2%

Bachelor's

24 (70%)

Beaumont ISD: 71.7%

Statewide: 73%

Master's

9.4 (27.5%)

Beaumont ISD: 25.3%

Statewide: 25%

Doctorate

0.9 (2.5%)

Beaumont 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 2020-2021.

Students per teacher

17

Beaumont ISD: 15

Statewide: 14.5

Teacher experience

This figure for the 2020-2021 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

6.6 years

Beaumont ISD: 10.6 years

Statewide: 11.2 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

$52,406

Beaumont ISD: $52,882

Statewide: $57,641

Beginner

$49,035

Beaumont ISD: $44,188

Statewide: $50,849

1 to 5 years

$49,833

Beaumont ISD: $49,965

Statewide: $53,288

6 to 10 years

$53,902

Beaumont ISD: $53,142

Statewide: $56,282

11 to 20 years

$57,234

Beaumont ISD: $55,206

Statewide: $59,900

21 to 30 years

$58,300

Beaumont ISD: $59,250

Statewide: $64,637

30+ years

$68,300

Beaumont ISD: $67,643

Statewide: $69,974

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