Accountability rating

C

Belton ISD: B

Total students

258

Avg. teacher experience

13 years

Belton ISD: 11.2 years

Statewide: 11.1 years

Four-year graduation rate

N/A

Belton ISD: 96.6%

Statewide: 90%

Leon Heights Elementary School is an elementary school in Belton, TX, in the Belton ISD school district. As of the 2018-2019 school year, it had 258 students. The school received an accountability rating of C. 42.6% of students were considered at risk of dropping out of school. 0.8% of students were enrolled in bilingual and English language learning programs.

An average teacher's salary was $51,891, which is $2,231 less than the state average.

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Contact information

Website

www.bisd.net

Address

1501 N Main
Belton, TX 76513

Office phone number

(254) 215-3200

Principal

Higher Ed Outcomes

Students in Leon Heights Elementary 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

258

African American

12 (4.7%)

Belton ISD: 6.7%

Statewide: 12.6%

American Indian

1 (0.4%)

Belton ISD: 0.5%

Statewide: 0.4%

Asian

5 (1.9%)

Belton ISD: 2%

Statewide: 4.5%

Hispanic

87 (33.7%)

Belton ISD: 33.6%

Statewide: 52.6%

Pacific Islander

1 (0.4%)

Belton ISD: 0.4%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

140 (54.3%)

Belton ISD: 52.5%

Statewide: 27.4%

Two or more races

12 (4.7%)

Belton ISD: 4.4%

Statewide: 2.4%

African American

4.7%

American Indian

0.4%

Asian

1.9%

Hispanic

33.7%

Pacific Islander

0.4%

White

54.3%

Two or more races

4.7%

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

42.6 %

Belton ISD: 41.5%

Statewide: 50.1%

Economically disadvantaged

50.8 %

Belton ISD: 45.5%

Statewide: 60.6%

Limited English proficiency

0.8 %

Belton ISD: 6.4%

Statewide: 19.5%

At-risk students

42.6%

Econ. disadvantaged

50.8%

Limited Eng. proficiency

0.8%

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

0.8 %

Belton ISD: 6.2%

Statewide: 19.7%

Career and Technical

0 %

Belton ISD: 23%

Statewide: 26.3%

Gifted and Talented

13.2 %

Belton ISD: 9.4%

Statewide: 8.1%

Special Education

8.1 %

Belton ISD: 12.6%

Statewide: 9.6%

Bilingual/ESL

0.8%

Career and technical

N/A

Gifted and talented

13.2%

Special education

8.1%

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

C

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

15.5

African American

0 (0%)

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

4 (25.8%)

Belton ISD: 11.3%

Statewide: 27.7%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Belton ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

11.5 (74.2%)

Belton ISD: 83.6%

Statewide: 58.4%

Two or more races

0 (0%)

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

11.5 (74.2%)

Belton ISD: 76.5%

Statewide: 73.6%

Master's

4 (25.8%)

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

16.7

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

13 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

$51,891

Belton ISD: $51,469

Statewide: $54,122

Beginner

N/A

Belton ISD: $46,734

Statewide: $47,218

1 to 5 years

$48,200

Belton ISD: $48,247

Statewide: $50,408

6 to 10 years

$49,750

Belton ISD: $49,591

Statewide: $52,786

11 to 20 years

$52,512

Belton ISD: $52,432

Statewide: $56,041

20+ years

$62,969

Belton ISD: $59,683

Statewide: $62,039

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