Accountability rating (2018-2019)

C

Bluff Dale ISD: C

Total students

230

Avg. teacher experience

4.6 years

Bluff Dale ISD: 4.6 years

Statewide: 11.1 years

Four-year graduation rate

N/A

Bluff Dale ISD: N/A

Statewide: 90%

Bluff Dale Elementary School is an elementary/secondary school in Bluff Dale, TX, in the Bluff Dale ISD school district. As of the 2019-2020 school year, it had 230 students. 23.9% of students were considered at risk of dropping out of school. 0.4% of students were enrolled in bilingual and English language learning programs.

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

The dropout rate for students in grades 9-12 was 1.6% during the 2018-2019 school year.

The average SAT score at Bluff Dale Elementary School was 1000 for 2018-2019 graduates.

As of the 2019-2020 school year, an average teacher's salary was $48,224, which is $8,867 less than the state average. On average, teachers had 4.6 years of experience.

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Contact information

Website

www.bdisd.net

Address

P O Box 101
Bluff Dale, TX 76433-0101

Office phone number

(254) 728-3277

Principal

Higher Ed Outcomes

Students in Bluff Dale Elementary School 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

230

African American

1 (0.4%)

Bluff Dale ISD: 0.4%

Statewide: 12.6%

American Indian

3 (1.3%)

Bluff Dale ISD: 1.3%

Statewide: 0.4%

Asian

0 (0%)

Bluff Dale ISD: 0%

Statewide: 4.6%

Hispanic

18 (7.8%)

Bluff Dale ISD: 7.8%

Statewide: 52.8%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Bluff Dale ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

202 (87.8%)

Bluff Dale ISD: 87.8%

Statewide: 27%

Two or more races

6 (2.6%)

Bluff Dale ISD: 2.6%

Statewide: 2.5%

African American

0.4%

American Indian

1.3%

Asian

N/A

Hispanic

7.8%

Pacific Islander

N/A

White

87.8%

Two or more races

2.6%

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

23.9 %

Bluff Dale ISD: 23.9%

Statewide: 50.6%

Economically disadvantaged

35.2 %

Bluff Dale ISD: 35.2%

Statewide: 60.3%

Limited English proficiency

0.4 %

Bluff Dale ISD: 0.4%

Statewide: 20.3%

At-risk students

23.9%

Econ. disadvantaged

35.2%

Limited Eng. proficiency

0.4%

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

0.4 %

Bluff Dale ISD: 0.4%

Statewide: 20.6%

Career and Technical

27.4 %

Bluff Dale ISD: 27.4%

Statewide: 27.6%

Gifted and Talented

7 %

Bluff Dale ISD: 7%

Statewide: 8.1%

Special Education

6.5 %

Bluff Dale ISD: 6.5%

Statewide: 10.5%

Bilingual/ESL

0.4%

Career and technical

27.4%

Gifted and talented

7.0%

Special education

6.5%

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

C

Bluff Dale ISD: C

Student achievement

C

Bluff Dale ISD: C

School progress

D

Bluff Dale ISD: D

Closing the gaps

C

Bluff Dale ISD: C

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.

Four-year graduation rates

The percentage of students who started ninth grade in 2015-2016 and received a high school diploma on time — by Aug. 31, 2020. Learn more about how four-year graduation rates are defined.

All students

N/A

Bluff Dale ISD: N/A

Statewide: 90%

African American

N/A

Bluff Dale ISD: N/A

Statewide: 86.2%

American Indian

N/A

Bluff Dale ISD: N/A

Statewide: 87.3%

Asian

N/A

Bluff Dale ISD: N/A

Statewide: 96.4%

Hispanic

N/A

Bluff Dale ISD: N/A

Statewide: 88.2%

Pacific Islander

N/A

Bluff Dale ISD: N/A

Statewide: 88%

White

N/A

Bluff Dale ISD: N/A

Statewide: 93.7%

Two or more races

N/A

Bluff Dale ISD: N/A

Statewide: 91.4%

African American

N/A

American Indian

N/A

Asian

N/A

Hispanic

N/A

Pacific Islander

N/A

White

N/A

Two or more races

N/A

Dropout rates

The dropout rate for students in grades 9-12 during the 2018-2019 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

1.6 %

Bluff Dale ISD: 1.6%

Statewide: 1.9%

American Indian

Masked

Bluff Dale ISD: Masked

Statewide: 2.5%

African American

N/A

Bluff Dale ISD: N/A

Statewide: 3%

Asian

N/A

Bluff Dale ISD: N/A

Statewide: 0.6%

Hispanic

Masked

Bluff Dale ISD: Masked

Statewide: 2.3%

Pacific Islander

N/A

Bluff Dale ISD: N/A

Statewide: 2.1%

White

0 %

Bluff Dale ISD: 0%

Statewide: 1%

Two or more races

Masked

Bluff Dale ISD: Masked

Statewide: 1.7%

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 2018-2019 school year.

All students

0 %

Bluff Dale ISD: 0%

Statewide: 25.2%

African American

N/A

Bluff Dale ISD: N/A

Statewide: 16.2%

American Indian

N/A

Bluff Dale ISD: N/A

Statewide: 19.4%

Asian

N/A

Bluff Dale ISD: N/A

Statewide: 60.5%

Hispanic

N/A

Bluff Dale ISD: N/A

Statewide: 23%

Pacific Islander

N/A

Bluff Dale ISD: N/A

Statewide: 21.2%

White

0 %

Bluff Dale ISD: 0%

Statewide: 27%

Two or more races

Masked

Bluff Dale ISD: Masked

Statewide: 28.4%

AP/IB performance

The percentage of test-taking students in grades 11 and 12 who passed at least one AP or IB exam in the 2018-2019 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

N/A

Bluff Dale ISD: N/A

Statewide: 51%

African American

N/A

Bluff Dale ISD: N/A

Statewide: 29.2%

American Indian

N/A

Bluff Dale ISD: N/A

Statewide: 53.5%

Asian

N/A

Bluff Dale ISD: N/A

Statewide: 75.1%

Hispanic

N/A

Bluff Dale ISD: N/A

Statewide: 39.2%

Pacific Islander

N/A

Bluff Dale ISD: N/A

Statewide: 48.6%

White

N/A

Bluff Dale ISD: N/A

Statewide: 64.5%

Two or more races

N/A

Bluff Dale ISD: N/A

Statewide: 64.3%

SAT

The average SAT score for students graduating in 2018-2019, 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

1000

Bluff Dale ISD: 1000

Statewide: 1027

ACT

The average ACT composite score for students graduating in 2018-2019. The maximum score is 36.

Avg. ACT score

N/A

Bluff Dale ISD: N/A

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 students graduating in 2018-2019.

Reading

55.6 %

Bluff Dale ISD: 55.6%

Statewide: 60.7%

Math

11.1 %

Bluff Dale ISD: 11.1%

Statewide: 48.6%

Reading + Math

11.1 %

Bluff Dale ISD: 11.1%

Statewide: 44.2%

Reading

55.6%

Math

11.1%

Reading + Math

11.1%

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

20

African American

0.9 (4.6%)

Bluff Dale ISD: 4.6%

Statewide: 10.8%

American Indian

0 (0%)

Bluff Dale ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.3%

Asian

0 (0%)

Bluff Dale ISD: 0%

Statewide: 1.8%

Hispanic

0 (0%)

Bluff Dale ISD: 0%

Statewide: 28.1%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Bluff Dale ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

19.1 (95.4%)

Bluff Dale ISD: 95.4%

Statewide: 57.7%

Two or more races

0 (0%)

Bluff Dale 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%)

Bluff Dale ISD: 0%

Statewide: 1.3%

Bachelor's

17 (85%)

Bluff Dale ISD: 85%

Statewide: 73.4%

Master's

3 (15%)

Bluff Dale ISD: 15%

Statewide: 24.5%

Doctorate

0 (0%)

Bluff Dale ISD: 0%

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

11.5

Bluff Dale ISD: 11.5

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

4.6 years

Bluff Dale ISD: 4.6 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

$48,224

Bluff Dale ISD: $48,224

Statewide: $57,091

Beginner

$45,857

Bluff Dale ISD: $45,857

Statewide: $49,868

1 to 5 years

$41,943

Bluff Dale ISD: $41,943

Statewide: $52,823

6 to 10 years

$48,358

Bluff Dale ISD: $48,358

Statewide: $55,756

11 to 20 years

$54,627

Bluff Dale ISD: $54,627

Statewide: $59,308

20+ years

$63,839

Bluff Dale ISD: $63,839

Statewide: $65,449

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