Accountability rating

C

Belton ISD: B

Total students

916

Avg. teacher experience

12.2 years

Belton ISD: 11.2 years

Statewide: 11.1 years

Four-year graduation rate

N/A

Belton ISD: 96.6%

Statewide: 90%

Lake Belton Middle School is a middle school or junior high school in Temple, TX, in the Belton ISD school district. As of the 2018-2019 school year, it had 916 students. The school received an accountability rating of C. 40.2% of students were considered at risk of dropping out of school. 4% of students were enrolled in bilingual and English language learning programs.

An average teacher's salary was $51,602, which is $2,520 less than the state average.

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Contact information

Website

www.bisd.net

Address

8818 Tarver Dr
Temple, TX 76502

Office phone number

(254) 215-2900

Principal

Higher Ed Outcomes

Students in Lake Belton Middle School are part of the Texas Education Agency’s Region 12. Students who started eighth grade in 2008 in this region had a college graduation rate of 22.2 percent. View a more comprehensive breakdown of the higher education outcomes in Region 12.

Demographics

Ethnicity

Total students

916

African American

77 (8.4%)

Belton ISD: 6.7%

Statewide: 12.6%

American Indian

7 (0.8%)

Belton ISD: 0.5%

Statewide: 0.4%

Asian

20 (2.2%)

Belton ISD: 2%

Statewide: 4.5%

Hispanic

317 (34.6%)

Belton ISD: 33.6%

Statewide: 52.6%

Pacific Islander

2 (0.2%)

Belton ISD: 0.4%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

451 (49.2%)

Belton ISD: 52.5%

Statewide: 27.4%

Two or more races

42 (4.6%)

Belton ISD: 4.4%

Statewide: 2.4%

African American

8.4%

American Indian

0.8%

Asian

2.2%

Hispanic

34.6%

Pacific Islander

0.2%

White

49.2%

Two or more races

4.6%

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

40.2 %

Belton ISD: 41.5%

Statewide: 50.1%

Economically disadvantaged

49.3 %

Belton ISD: 45.5%

Statewide: 60.6%

Limited English proficiency

4.1 %

Belton ISD: 6.4%

Statewide: 19.5%

At-risk students

40.2%

Econ. disadvantaged

49.3%

Limited Eng. proficiency

4.1%

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

4 %

Belton ISD: 6.2%

Statewide: 19.7%

Career and Technical

0 %

Belton ISD: 23%

Statewide: 26.3%

Gifted and Talented

7.2 %

Belton ISD: 9.4%

Statewide: 8.1%

Special Education

14.2 %

Belton ISD: 12.6%

Statewide: 9.6%

Bilingual/ESL

4.0%

Career and technical

N/A

Gifted and talented

7.2%

Special education

14.2%

Academics

Accountability ratings

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

Overall

C

Belton ISD: B

Student achievement

C

Belton ISD: B

School progress

C

Belton ISD: B

Closing the gaps

D

Belton 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

59.4

African American

3 (5%)

Belton ISD: 2.7%

Statewide: 10.6%

American Indian

0 (0%)

Belton ISD: 0.3%

Statewide: 0.3%

Asian

0 (0%)

Belton ISD: 0%

Statewide: 1.7%

Hispanic

5 (8.4%)

Belton ISD: 11.3%

Statewide: 27.7%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Belton ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

49.4 (83.2%)

Belton ISD: 83.6%

Statewide: 58.4%

Two or more races

2 (3.4%)

Belton 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%)

Belton ISD: 1.1%

Statewide: 1.4%

Bachelor's

48.4 (81.5%)

Belton ISD: 76.5%

Statewide: 73.6%

Master's

11 (18.5%)

Belton ISD: 22.2%

Statewide: 24.3%

Doctorate

0 (0%)

Belton ISD: 0.3%

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

15.4

Belton ISD: 15.8

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

12.2 years

Belton 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

$51,602

Belton ISD: $51,469

Statewide: $54,122

Beginner

$47,300

Belton ISD: $46,734

Statewide: $47,218

1 to 5 years

$47,335

Belton ISD: $48,247

Statewide: $50,408

6 to 10 years

$49,099

Belton ISD: $49,591

Statewide: $52,786

11 to 20 years

$52,283

Belton ISD: $52,432

Statewide: $56,041

20+ years

$59,119

Belton ISD: $59,683

Statewide: $62,039

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