Accountability rating (2018-2019)

B

Brenham ISD: B

Total students

809

Avg. teacher experience

10.1 years

Brenham ISD: 11.4 years

Statewide: 11.1 years

Four-year graduation rate

N/A

Brenham ISD: 93.2%

Statewide: 90%

Brenham Junior High is a middle school or junior high school in Brenham, TX, in the Brenham ISD school district. As of the 2019-2020 school year, it had 809 students. 46.4% of students were considered at risk of dropping out of school. 9.8% 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 $51,861, which is $5,230 less than the state average. On average, teachers had 10.1 years of experience.

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Contact information

Address

1200 Carlee Dr
Brenham, TX 77834-1147

Office phone number

(979) 277-3830

Principal

Higher Ed Outcomes

Students in Brenham Junior High are part of the Texas Education Agency’s Region 06. Students who started eighth grade in 2008 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

Race and ethnicity

Total students

809

African American

178 (22%)

Brenham ISD: 21.8%

Statewide: 12.6%

American Indian

0 (0%)

Brenham ISD: 0.1%

Statewide: 0.4%

Asian

22 (2.7%)

Brenham ISD: 1.5%

Statewide: 4.6%

Hispanic

290 (35.8%)

Brenham ISD: 35.3%

Statewide: 52.8%

Pacific Islander

1 (0.1%)

Brenham ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

300 (37.1%)

Brenham ISD: 38.7%

Statewide: 27%

Two or more races

18 (2.2%)

Brenham ISD: 2.5%

Statewide: 2.5%

African American

22.0%

American Indian

N/A

Asian

2.7%

Hispanic

35.8%

Pacific Islander

0.1%

White

37.1%

Two or more races

2.2%

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

46.4 %

Brenham ISD: 44.4%

Statewide: 50.6%

Economically disadvantaged

56.2 %

Brenham ISD: 57.8%

Statewide: 60.3%

Limited English proficiency

9.9 %

Brenham ISD: 11.8%

Statewide: 20.3%

At-risk students

46.4%

Econ. disadvantaged

56.2%

Limited Eng. proficiency

9.9%

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

9.8 %

Brenham ISD: 11.6%

Statewide: 20.6%

Career and Technical

38.3 %

Brenham ISD: 32.3%

Statewide: 27.6%

Gifted and Talented

6.2 %

Brenham ISD: 6.5%

Statewide: 8.1%

Special Education

15.8 %

Brenham ISD: 13.1%

Statewide: 10.5%

Bilingual/ESL

9.8%

Career and technical

38.3%

Gifted and talented

6.2%

Special education

15.8%

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

Brenham ISD: B

Student achievement

B

Brenham ISD: B

School progress

B

Brenham ISD: B

Closing the gaps

B

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 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

56.6

African American

6.9 (12.2%)

Brenham ISD: 8.5%

Statewide: 10.8%

American Indian

1 (1.8%)

Brenham ISD: 0.3%

Statewide: 0.3%

Asian

0 (0%)

Brenham ISD: 0%

Statewide: 1.8%

Hispanic

6 (10.6%)

Brenham ISD: 7.6%

Statewide: 28.1%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Brenham ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

42.7 (75.5%)

Brenham ISD: 83.3%

Statewide: 57.7%

Two or more races

0 (0%)

Brenham ISD: 0.3%

Statewide: 1.1%

Highest degree held by teachers

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

No degree

1 (1.8%)

Brenham ISD: 1.5%

Statewide: 1.3%

Bachelor's

46.7 (82.5%)

Brenham ISD: 81.3%

Statewide: 73.4%

Master's

8.9 (15.7%)

Brenham ISD: 16.9%

Statewide: 24.5%

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 2019-2020.

Students per teacher

14.3

Brenham ISD: 13.9

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

10.1 years

Brenham ISD: 11.4 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

$51,861

Brenham ISD: $52,804

Statewide: $57,091

Beginner

$41,621

Brenham ISD: $44,480

Statewide: $49,868

1 to 5 years

$47,064

Brenham ISD: $47,707

Statewide: $52,823

6 to 10 years

$50,245

Brenham ISD: $50,810

Statewide: $55,756

11 to 20 years

$55,256

Brenham ISD: $55,275

Statewide: $59,308

20+ years

$64,099

Brenham ISD: $62,196

Statewide: $65,449

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