Accountability rating

Met standard

Brenham ISD: C

Total students

465

Avg. teacher experience

10.7 years

Brenham ISD: 11.5 years

Statewide: 10.9 years

Four-year graduation rate

N/A

Brenham ISD: 90.9%

Statewide: 89.7%

Alton Elementary School is an elementary school in Brenham, TX, in the Brenham ISD school district. As of the 2017-2018 school year, it had 465 students. The school received an accountability rating of Met standard. 60% of students were considered at risk of dropping out of school. 10.1% of students were enrolled in bilingual and English language learning programs.

An average teacher's salary was $47,933, which is $5,401 less than the state average.

Contact information

Address

P O Box 1147
Brenham, TX 77834-1147

Office phone number

(979) 277-3870

Principal

Higher Ed Outcomes

Students in Alton Elementary School are part of the Texas Education Agency’s Region 06. Students who started eighth grade in 2007 in this region had a college graduation rate of 22.6 percent. View a more comprehensive breakdown of the higher education outcomes in Region 06.

Demographics

Ethnicity

Total students

465

African American

136 (29.2%)

Brenham ISD: 21.9%

Statewide: 12.6%

American Indian

1 (0.2%)

Brenham ISD: 0.1%

Statewide: 0.4%

Asian

10 (2.2%)

Brenham ISD: 1.9%

Statewide: 4.4%

Hispanic

153 (32.9%)

Brenham ISD: 34.9%

Statewide: 52.4%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Brenham ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.1%

White

150 (32.3%)

Brenham ISD: 39.1%

Statewide: 27.8%

Two or more races

15 (3.2%)

Brenham ISD: 2.1%

Statewide: 2.3%

African American

29.2%

American Indian

0.2%

Asian

2.2%

Hispanic

32.9%

Pacific Islander

N/A

White

32.3%

Two or more races

3.2%

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

60 %

Brenham ISD: 53.3%

Statewide: 50.8%

Economically disadvantaged

57.6 %

Brenham ISD: 54.1%

Statewide: 58.8%

Limited English proficiency

10.3 %

Brenham ISD: 12.2%

Statewide: 18.8%

At-risk students

60.0%

Econ. disadvantaged

57.6%

Limited Eng. proficiency

10.3%

Enrollment by program

A look at the percentage of students enrolled in certain programs offered at schools for the 2017-2018 school year. A student can be enrolled in more than one program.

Bilingual/ESL

10.1 %

Brenham ISD: 12%

Statewide: 18.9%

Career and Technical

0 %

Brenham ISD: 28.2%

Statewide: 25.8%

Gifted and Talented

8.2 %

Brenham ISD: 5.9%

Statewide: 7.9%

Special Education

11 %

Brenham ISD: 12.3%

Statewide: 9.1%

Bilingual/ESL

10.1%

Career and technical

N/A

Gifted and talented

8.2%

Special education

11.0%

Academics

Accountability ratings

Texas assigns ratings to districts and campuses that designate their performance in relation to the state's accountability system. In 2017-18, Texas gave school districts with more than one campus a letter grade from A to F. The state did not give grades to campuses and instead gave them ratings based on the previous system, such as "met standard" or "improvement required." Some districts did not receive ratings for a variety of reasons, including being impacted by Hurricane Harvey, being annexed by another district, or having compromised data.

Overall

Met standard

Brenham ISD: C

Student achievement

N/A

Brenham ISD: B

School progress

N/A

Brenham ISD: C

Closing the gaps

N/A

Brenham 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 2018 Accountability Manual.

Staff

Teacher ethnicities

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

Total teacher FTEs

34.4

African American

4 (11.6%)

Brenham ISD: 9.2%

Statewide: 10.4%

American Indian

0 (0%)

Brenham ISD: 0.3%

Statewide: 0.3%

Asian

0 (0%)

Brenham ISD: 0%

Statewide: 1.6%

Hispanic

1 (2.9%)

Brenham ISD: 5.5%

Statewide: 27.2%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Brenham ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.4%

White

29.4 (85.5%)

Brenham ISD: 85%

Statewide: 58.9%

Two or more races

0 (0%)

Brenham 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%)

Brenham ISD: 2%

Statewide: 1.4%

Bachelor's

28 (81.3%)

Brenham ISD: 82.6%

Statewide: 74.1%

Master's

6.4 (18.7%)

Brenham ISD: 15.2%

Statewide: 23.8%

Doctorate

0 (0%)

Brenham 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 2017-2018.

Students per teacher

13.5

Brenham ISD: 13.8

Statewide: 15.1

Teacher experience

This figure for the 2017-2018 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

10.7 years

Brenham ISD: 11.5 years

Statewide: 10.9 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

$47,933

Brenham ISD: $48,900

Statewide: $53,334

Beginner

N/A

Brenham ISD: $41,332

Statewide: $47,667

1 to 5 years

$43,697

Brenham ISD: $44,355

Statewide: $49,663

6 to 10 years

$45,903

Brenham ISD: $46,841

Statewide: $52,056

11 to 20 years

$49,061

Brenham ISD: $50,276

Statewide: $55,246

20+ years

$57,774

Brenham ISD: $58,356

Statewide: $61,428

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