Accountability rating

C

Brenham ISD: B

Total students

487

Avg. teacher experience

10.6 years

Brenham ISD: 11.3 years

Statewide: 11.1 years

Four-year graduation rate

N/A

Brenham ISD: 93.1%

Statewide: 90%

Alton Elementary School is an elementary school in Brenham, TX, in the Brenham ISD school district. As of the 2018-2019 school year, it had 487 students. The school received an accountability rating of C. 40.2% of students were considered at risk of dropping out of school. 10.7% of students were enrolled in bilingual and English language learning programs.

An average teacher's salary was $48,513, which is $5,609 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

487

African American

127 (26.1%)

Brenham ISD: 22.4%

Statewide: 12.6%

American Indian

1 (0.2%)

Brenham ISD: 0.1%

Statewide: 0.4%

Asian

7 (1.4%)

Brenham ISD: 1.7%

Statewide: 4.5%

Hispanic

146 (30%)

Brenham ISD: 35.1%

Statewide: 52.6%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Brenham ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

187 (38.4%)

Brenham ISD: 38.5%

Statewide: 27.4%

Two or more races

19 (3.9%)

Brenham ISD: 2.2%

Statewide: 2.4%

African American

26.1%

American Indian

0.2%

Asian

1.4%

Hispanic

30.0%

Pacific Islander

N/A

White

38.4%

Two or more races

3.9%

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

40.2 %

Brenham ISD: 45%

Statewide: 50.1%

Economically disadvantaged

60.4 %

Brenham ISD: 59.4%

Statewide: 60.6%

Limited English proficiency

11.3 %

Brenham ISD: 11.8%

Statewide: 19.5%

At-risk students

40.2%

Econ. disadvantaged

60.4%

Limited Eng. proficiency

11.3%

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

10.7 %

Brenham ISD: 11.6%

Statewide: 19.7%

Career and Technical

0 %

Brenham ISD: 30.4%

Statewide: 26.3%

Gifted and Talented

13.6 %

Brenham ISD: 6.7%

Statewide: 8.1%

Special Education

14.6 %

Brenham ISD: 12.6%

Statewide: 9.6%

Bilingual/ESL

10.7%

Career and technical

N/A

Gifted and talented

13.6%

Special education

14.6%

Academics

Accountability ratings

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

Overall

C

Brenham ISD: B

Student achievement

C

Brenham ISD: B

School progress

C

Brenham ISD: B

Closing the gaps

D

Brenham 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

37

African American

2 (5.4%)

Brenham ISD: 8.9%

Statewide: 10.6%

American Indian

0 (0%)

Brenham ISD: 0.3%

Statewide: 0.3%

Asian

0 (0%)

Brenham ISD: 0%

Statewide: 1.7%

Hispanic

1 (2.7%)

Brenham ISD: 6.9%

Statewide: 27.7%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Brenham ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

34 (91.9%)

Brenham ISD: 84%

Statewide: 58.4%

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: 1.6%

Statewide: 1.4%

Bachelor's

32 (86.5%)

Brenham ISD: 83.2%

Statewide: 73.6%

Master's

5 (13.5%)

Brenham ISD: 14.9%

Statewide: 24.3%

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 2018-2019.

Students per teacher

13.2

Brenham ISD: 13.8

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

10.6 years

Brenham ISD: 11.3 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

$48,513

Brenham ISD: $49,768

Statewide: $54,122

Beginner

$43,891

Brenham ISD: $42,490

Statewide: $47,218

1 to 5 years

$44,107

Brenham ISD: $45,297

Statewide: $50,408

6 to 10 years

$47,066

Brenham ISD: $47,779

Statewide: $52,786

11 to 20 years

$49,650

Brenham ISD: $51,104

Statewide: $56,041

20+ years

$59,061

Brenham ISD: $59,157

Statewide: $62,039

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