Accountability rating (2018-2019)

B

Birdville ISD: B

Total students

592

Avg. teacher experience

13.8 years

Birdville ISD: 11.6 years

Statewide: 11.1 years

Four-year graduation rate

N/A

Birdville ISD: 92.5%

Statewide: 90%

Academy At Carrie F Thomas is an elementary school in North Richland Hills, TX, in the Birdville ISD school district. As of the 2019-2020 school year, it had 592 students. 50.3% of students were considered at risk of dropping out of school. 40.9% of students were enrolled in bilingual and English language learning programs.

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

As of the 2019-2020 school year, an average teacher's salary was $60,796, which is $3,705 more than the state average. On average, teachers had 13.8 years of experience.

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Contact information

Website

www.birdvilleschools.net

Address

8200 O'Brian Way
North Richland Hills, TX 76180-5598

Office phone number

(817) 547-3000

Higher Ed Outcomes

Students in Academy At Carrie F Thomas are part of the Texas Education Agency’s Region 11. Students who started eighth grade in 2008 in this region had a college graduation rate of 24.1 percent. View a more comprehensive breakdown of the higher education outcomes in Region 11.

Demographics

Race and ethnicity

Total students

592

African American

98 (16.6%)

Birdville ISD: 9%

Statewide: 12.6%

American Indian

2 (0.3%)

Birdville ISD: 0.5%

Statewide: 0.4%

Asian

22 (3.7%)

Birdville ISD: 4.8%

Statewide: 4.6%

Hispanic

271 (45.8%)

Birdville ISD: 43.8%

Statewide: 52.8%

Pacific Islander

8 (1.4%)

Birdville ISD: 0.4%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

166 (28%)

Birdville ISD: 37.9%

Statewide: 27%

Two or more races

25 (4.2%)

Birdville ISD: 3.5%

Statewide: 2.5%

African American

16.6%

American Indian

0.3%

Asian

3.7%

Hispanic

45.8%

Pacific Islander

1.4%

White

28.0%

Two or more races

4.2%

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

50.3 %

Birdville ISD: 41.8%

Statewide: 50.6%

Economically disadvantaged

74 %

Birdville ISD: 59.3%

Statewide: 60.3%

Limited English proficiency

40.4 %

Birdville ISD: 22.5%

Statewide: 20.3%

At-risk students

50.3%

Econ. disadvantaged

74.0%

Limited Eng. proficiency

40.4%

Enrollment by program

A look at the percentage of students enrolled in certain programs offered at schools for the 2019-2020 school year. A student can be enrolled in more than one program.

Bilingual/ESL

40.9 %

Birdville ISD: 22.3%

Statewide: 20.6%

Career and Technical

0 %

Birdville ISD: 29.4%

Statewide: 27.6%

Gifted and Talented

3.4 %

Birdville ISD: 9.1%

Statewide: 8.1%

Special Education

14.7 %

Birdville ISD: 10.4%

Statewide: 10.5%

Bilingual/ESL

40.9%

Career and technical

N/A

Gifted and talented

3.4%

Special education

14.7%

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 2019-2020 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.

Overall

B

Birdville ISD: B

Student achievement

B

Birdville ISD: B

School progress

B

Birdville ISD: B

Closing the gaps

B

Birdville 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 2020 Accountability Manual.

Staff

Teacher ethnicities

These figures are expressed as a percentage of the total teacher full-time equivalent (FTE) as of the 2019-2020 school year.

Total teacher FTEs

40.7

African American

0 (0%)

Birdville ISD: 3.8%

Statewide: 10.8%

American Indian

0 (0%)

Birdville ISD: 0.5%

Statewide: 0.3%

Asian

1 (2.5%)

Birdville ISD: 1.4%

Statewide: 1.8%

Hispanic

12 (29.5%)

Birdville ISD: 14.1%

Statewide: 28.1%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Birdville ISD: 0.1%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

26.7 (65.6%)

Birdville ISD: 78.9%

Statewide: 57.7%

Two or more races

1 (2.5%)

Birdville ISD: 1.2%

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%)

Birdville ISD: 0.3%

Statewide: 1.3%

Bachelor's

27.1 (66.7%)

Birdville ISD: 71.7%

Statewide: 73.4%

Master's

13.5 (33.3%)

Birdville ISD: 27.5%

Statewide: 24.5%

Doctorate

0 (0%)

Birdville ISD: 0.5%

Statewide: 0.7%

Students per teacher

The total number of students divided by the total full-time equivalent count of teachers for 2019-2020.

Students per teacher

14.6

Birdville ISD: 15.1

Statewide: 15.1

Teacher experience

This figure for the 2019-2020 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

13.8 years

Birdville ISD: 11.6 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

$60,796

Birdville ISD: $60,009

Statewide: $57,091

Beginner

N/A

Birdville ISD: $55,000

Statewide: $49,868

1 to 5 years

$55,948

Birdville ISD: $55,818

Statewide: $52,823

6 to 10 years

$57,646

Birdville ISD: $58,120

Statewide: $55,756

11 to 20 years

$60,398

Birdville ISD: $61,331

Statewide: $59,308

20+ years

$70,830

Birdville ISD: $68,053

Statewide: $65,449

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