Accountability rating

A

Blackwell CISD: A

Total students

152

Avg. teacher experience

13.9 years

Blackwell CISD: 13.9 years

Statewide: 11.1 years

Four-year graduation rate

100 %

Blackwell CISD: 100%

Statewide: 90%

Blackwell School is an elementary/secondary school in Blackwell, TX, in the Blackwell CISD school district. As of the 2018-2019 school year, it had 152 students. The school received an accountability rating of A. 34.9% of students were considered at risk of dropping out of school. 1.3% of students were enrolled in bilingual and English language learning programs.

An average teacher's salary was $53,255, which is $867 less than the state average. The average ACT score was 19.3. In the Class of 2018, 100% of students received their high school diplomas on time or earlier.

Contact information

Address

P O Box 505
Blackwell, TX 79506-0505

Office phone number

(325) 282-2311

Higher Ed Outcomes

Students in Blackwell School are part of the Texas Education Agency’s Region 14. Students who started eighth grade in 2007 in this region had a college graduation rate of 25.6 percent. View a more comprehensive breakdown of the higher education outcomes in Region 14.

Demographics

Ethnicity

Total students

152

African American

0 (0%)

Blackwell CISD: 0%

Statewide: 12.6%

American Indian

2 (1.3%)

Blackwell CISD: 1.3%

Statewide: 0.4%

Asian

0 (0%)

Blackwell CISD: 0%

Statewide: 4.5%

Hispanic

31 (20.4%)

Blackwell CISD: 20.4%

Statewide: 52.6%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Blackwell CISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

117 (77%)

Blackwell CISD: 77%

Statewide: 27.4%

Two or more races

2 (1.3%)

Blackwell CISD: 1.3%

Statewide: 2.4%

African American

N/A

American Indian

1.3%

Asian

N/A

Hispanic

20.4%

Pacific Islander

N/A

White

77.0%

Two or more races

1.3%

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

34.9 %

Blackwell CISD: 34.9%

Statewide: 50.1%

Economically disadvantaged

37.5 %

Blackwell CISD: 37.5%

Statewide: 60.6%

Limited English proficiency

1.3 %

Blackwell CISD: 1.3%

Statewide: 19.5%

At-risk students

34.9%

Econ. disadvantaged

37.5%

Limited Eng. proficiency

1.3%

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

1.3 %

Blackwell CISD: 1.3%

Statewide: 19.7%

Career and Technical

44.7 %

Blackwell CISD: 44.7%

Statewide: 26.3%

Gifted and Talented

9.9 %

Blackwell CISD: 9.9%

Statewide: 8.1%

Special Education

17.1 %

Blackwell CISD: 17.1%

Statewide: 9.6%

Bilingual/ESL

1.3%

Career and technical

44.7%

Gifted and talented

9.9%

Special education

17.1%

Academics

Accountability ratings

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

Overall

A

Blackwell CISD: A

Student achievement

A

Blackwell CISD: A

School progress

B

Blackwell CISD: B

Closing the gaps

B

Blackwell CISD: 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.

Four-year graduation rates

The percentage of students who started ninth grade in 2014-2015 who received a high school diploma on time — by Aug. 31, 2018. (Learn more about how four-year graduation rates are defined.)

All students

100 %

Blackwell CISD: 100%

Statewide: 90%

African American

N/A

Blackwell CISD: N/A

Statewide: 86.5%

American Indian

N/A

Blackwell CISD: N/A

Statewide: 85.1%

Asian

N/A

Blackwell CISD: N/A

Statewide: 96.4%

Hispanic

Masked

Blackwell CISD: Masked

Statewide: 88.2%

Pacific Islander

N/A

Blackwell CISD: N/A

Statewide: 86.4%

White

100 %

Blackwell CISD: 100%

Statewide: 93.6%

Two or more races

N/A

Blackwell CISD: N/A

Statewide: 91.4%

African American

N/A

American Indian

N/A

Asian

N/A

Hispanic

Masked

Pacific Islander

N/A

White

100.0%

Two or more races

N/A

Dropout rates

The dropout rate for students in grades 9-12 for the 2017-2018 school year. It is calculated by dividing the number of dropouts by the number of students who were in attendance at any time during the school year.

All students

0 %

Blackwell CISD: 0%

Statewide: 1.9%

American Indian

Masked

Blackwell CISD: Masked

Statewide: 2.9%

African American

N/A

Blackwell CISD: N/A

Statewide: 2.8%

Asian

N/A

Blackwell CISD: N/A

Statewide: 0.5%

Hispanic

0 %

Blackwell CISD: 0%

Statewide: 2.3%

Pacific Islander

N/A

Blackwell CISD: N/A

Statewide: 2.7%

White

0 %

Blackwell CISD: 0%

Statewide: 1%

Two or more races

N/A

Blackwell CISD: N/A

Statewide: 1.6%

College readiness

AP/IB participation

The percentage of students in grades 11 and 12 taking at least one Advanced Placement (AP) or International Baccalaureate (IB) exam in any subject during the 2017-2018 school year.

All students

14.3 %

Blackwell CISD: 14.3%

Statewide: 25.8%

African American

N/A

Blackwell CISD: N/A

Statewide: 17%

American Indian

Masked

Blackwell CISD: Masked

Statewide: 21.9%

Asian

N/A

Blackwell CISD: N/A

Statewide: 60.9%

Hispanic

Masked

Blackwell CISD: Masked

Statewide: 23.5%

Pacific Islander

N/A

Blackwell CISD: N/A

Statewide: 20.2%

White

18.8 %

Blackwell CISD: 18.8%

Statewide: 27.8%

Two or more races

N/A

Blackwell CISD: N/A

Statewide: 28.9%

AP/IB performance

The percentage of test-taking students who passed at least one AP or IB exam in the 2017-2018 school year. A passing score on the AP exam is a 3, 4 or 5. On an IB exam, it is a 4, 5, 6 or 7.

All students

Masked

Blackwell CISD: Masked

Statewide: 50.7%

African American

N/A

Blackwell CISD: N/A

Statewide: 29.2%

American Indian

N/A

Blackwell CISD: N/A

Statewide: 51%

Asian

N/A

Blackwell CISD: N/A

Statewide: 74.6%

Hispanic

N/A

Blackwell CISD: N/A

Statewide: 38.4%

Pacific Islander

N/A

Blackwell CISD: N/A

Statewide: 52.5%

White

Masked

Blackwell CISD: Masked

Statewide: 64.8%

Two or more races

N/A

Blackwell CISD: N/A

Statewide: 62.8%

SAT

The average SAT score for the Class of 2018, with critical reading, writing and mathematics results combined. The maximum score is 2400. For the small percentage of students who took the redesigned SAT with a maximum score of 1600, their scores were converted to the equivalent scores on the previous SAT using College Board concordance tables.

Avg. SAT score

Masked

Blackwell CISD: Masked

Statewide: 1036

ACT

The average ACT composite score for the Class of 2018. The maximum score is 36.

Avg. ACT score

19.3

Blackwell CISD: 19.3

Statewide: 20.6

College-ready graduates

A graduate is considered college ready in Reading or Math if he or she has met or exceeded the college-ready criteria on the Texas Success Initiative Assessment (TSIA) test, the SAT or the ACT test. These figures are for the Class of 2018.

Reading

58.3 %

Blackwell CISD: 58.3%

Statewide: 58.2%

Math

41.7 %

Blackwell CISD: 41.7%

Statewide: 46%

Reading + Math

41.7 %

Blackwell CISD: 41.7%

Statewide: 42.1%

Reading

58.3%

Math

41.7%

Reading + Math

41.7%

Staff

Teacher ethnicities

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

Total teacher FTEs

22.1

African American

0 (0%)

Blackwell CISD: 0%

Statewide: 10.6%

American Indian

0 (0%)

Blackwell CISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.3%

Asian

0 (0%)

Blackwell CISD: 0%

Statewide: 1.7%

Hispanic

2 (9.1%)

Blackwell CISD: 9.1%

Statewide: 27.7%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Blackwell CISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

20.1 (90.9%)

Blackwell CISD: 90.9%

Statewide: 58.4%

Two or more races

0 (0%)

Blackwell CISD: 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%)

Blackwell CISD: 0%

Statewide: 1.4%

Bachelor's

19 (85.9%)

Blackwell CISD: 85.9%

Statewide: 73.6%

Master's

3.1 (14.1%)

Blackwell CISD: 14.1%

Statewide: 24.3%

Doctorate

0 (0%)

Blackwell CISD: 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

6.9

Blackwell CISD: 6.9

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

13.9 years

Blackwell CISD: 13.9 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

$53,255

Blackwell CISD: $53,255

Statewide: $54,122

Beginner

$58,211

Blackwell CISD: $58,211

Statewide: $47,218

1 to 5 years

$46,231

Blackwell CISD: $46,231

Statewide: $50,408

6 to 10 years

$49,719

Blackwell CISD: $49,719

Statewide: $52,786

11 to 20 years

$52,773

Blackwell CISD: $52,773

Statewide: $56,041

20+ years

$59,583

Blackwell CISD: $59,583

Statewide: $62,039

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