Accountability rating

C

Ben Bolt-Palito Blanco ISD: B

Total students

254

Avg. teacher experience

11.3 years

Ben Bolt-Palito Blanco ISD: 12.8 years

Statewide: 11.1 years

Four-year graduation rate

N/A

Ben Bolt-Palito Blanco ISD: 97.8%

Statewide: 90%

Ben Bolt-Palito Blanco Elementary School is an elementary school in Ben Bolt, TX, in the Ben Bolt-Palito Blanco ISD school district. As of the 2018-2019 school year, it had 254 students. The school received an accountability rating of C. 66.1% of students were considered at risk of dropping out of school. 4.3% of students were enrolled in bilingual and English language learning programs.

An average teacher's salary was $41,715, which is $12,407 less than the state average.

Contact information

Website

www.bbpbschools.net/

Address

P O Box 547
Ben Bolt, TX 78342-0547

Office phone number

(361) 664-9568

Principal

Higher Ed Outcomes

Students in Ben Bolt-Palito Blanco Elementary School are part of the Texas Education Agency’s Region 02. Students who started eighth grade in 2007 in this region had a college graduation rate of 19.6 percent. View a more comprehensive breakdown of the higher education outcomes in Region 02.

Demographics

Ethnicity

Total students

254

African American

0 (0%)

Ben Bolt-Palito Blanco ISD: 0.4%

Statewide: 12.6%

American Indian

0 (0%)

Ben Bolt-Palito Blanco ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.4%

Asian

0 (0%)

Ben Bolt-Palito Blanco ISD: 0%

Statewide: 4.5%

Hispanic

241 (94.9%)

Ben Bolt-Palito Blanco ISD: 93.7%

Statewide: 52.6%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Ben Bolt-Palito Blanco ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

13 (5.1%)

Ben Bolt-Palito Blanco ISD: 5.9%

Statewide: 27.4%

Two or more races

0 (0%)

Ben Bolt-Palito Blanco ISD: 0%

Statewide: 2.4%

African American

N/A

American Indian

N/A

Asian

N/A

Hispanic

94.9%

Pacific Islander

N/A

White

5.1%

Two or more races

N/A

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

66.1 %

Ben Bolt-Palito Blanco ISD: 54.4%

Statewide: 50.1%

Economically disadvantaged

58.7 %

Ben Bolt-Palito Blanco ISD: 60.9%

Statewide: 60.6%

Limited English proficiency

4.3 %

Ben Bolt-Palito Blanco ISD: 5.3%

Statewide: 19.5%

At-risk students

66.1%

Econ. disadvantaged

58.7%

Limited Eng. proficiency

4.3%

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

4.3 %

Ben Bolt-Palito Blanco ISD: 5.5%

Statewide: 19.7%

Career and Technical

0 %

Ben Bolt-Palito Blanco ISD: 36.6%

Statewide: 26.3%

Gifted and Talented

4.7 %

Ben Bolt-Palito Blanco ISD: 6.3%

Statewide: 8.1%

Special Education

6.7 %

Ben Bolt-Palito Blanco ISD: 7.6%

Statewide: 9.6%

Bilingual/ESL

4.3%

Career and technical

N/A

Gifted and talented

4.7%

Special education

6.7%

Academics

Accountability ratings

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

Overall

C

Ben Bolt-Palito Blanco ISD: B

Student achievement

C

Ben Bolt-Palito Blanco ISD: B

School progress

B

Ben Bolt-Palito Blanco ISD: B

Closing the gaps

D

Ben Bolt-Palito Blanco 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

19.3

African American

0.6 (2.9%)

Ben Bolt-Palito Blanco ISD: 2.3%

Statewide: 10.6%

American Indian

0 (0%)

Ben Bolt-Palito Blanco ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.3%

Asian

0 (0%)

Ben Bolt-Palito Blanco ISD: 0%

Statewide: 1.7%

Hispanic

14.7 (76.3%)

Ben Bolt-Palito Blanco ISD: 79.5%

Statewide: 27.7%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Ben Bolt-Palito Blanco ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

4 (20.8%)

Ben Bolt-Palito Blanco ISD: 18.2%

Statewide: 58.4%

Two or more races

0 (0%)

Ben Bolt-Palito Blanco ISD: 0%

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%)

Ben Bolt-Palito Blanco ISD: 2.3%

Statewide: 1.4%

Bachelor's

14.7 (76.3%)

Ben Bolt-Palito Blanco ISD: 75%

Statewide: 73.6%

Master's

4.6 (23.7%)

Ben Bolt-Palito Blanco ISD: 22.7%

Statewide: 24.3%

Doctorate

0 (0%)

Ben Bolt-Palito Blanco ISD: 0%

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

13.2

Ben Bolt-Palito Blanco ISD: 11.6

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

11.3 years

Ben Bolt-Palito Blanco ISD: 12.8 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

$41,715

Ben Bolt-Palito Blanco ISD: $41,566

Statewide: $54,122

Beginner

$34,500

Ben Bolt-Palito Blanco ISD: $30,771

Statewide: $47,218

1 to 5 years

$35,834

Ben Bolt-Palito Blanco ISD: $36,436

Statewide: $50,408

6 to 10 years

$40,720

Ben Bolt-Palito Blanco ISD: $40,911

Statewide: $52,786

11 to 20 years

$46,122

Ben Bolt-Palito Blanco ISD: $46,899

Statewide: $56,041

20+ years

$48,678

Ben Bolt-Palito Blanco ISD: $45,609

Statewide: $62,039

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